Oct 26, 2020

310T Licensed Mechanic (Technician)

  • Switzer-CARTY Transportation
  • 1075 Cardiff Boulevard, Mississauga, ON, Canada
Full time Transportation

Job Description

Switzer-CARTY Transportation Inc. is currently seeking a licensed Class 310T Technician for both the Region of Peel and Halton. Switzer-CARTY is a growing school bus company and a leader in the industry. At Switzer-CARTY we have always remained true to our core values that the root of our success lies with our people. Our key values of leadership, honesty/integrity and professionalism has led to our company becoming an employer of choice.

There are many benefits to joining the Switzer-CARTY team such as:

  • Competitive wages
  • Straight day shifts, Monday - Friday
  • Health and Dental Benefits
  • RSP plan
  • Employer paid license renewal: generous tool and clothing allowance

JOB SUMMARY – Duties and Responsibilities:

This position will be a full-time position reporting to the Shop Manager. Hours are predominantly days, Monday through Friday although some overtime may be required on a seasonal basis. Switzer-CARTY operates a newer fleet and has a thorough maintenance program driving quality and reliability.

  • Performs scheduled and emergency services and maintenance to fleet vehicles (school buses) in accordance with maintenance schedule
  • Ability to diagnose mechanical and electrical problems using diagnostic equipment and make recommendations on the best course of action
  • Perform brake, safety and emissions inspections in accordance with Ministry and company standards
  • Perform emergency road breakdown repairs. May provide trouble shooting advice to vehicle operators
  • Works with driver and supervisor in diagnosing problems and repairs needed
  • Performs inspections and repairs to wheelchair or other ramps, hoisting or lifting devices
  • Maintains records of maintenance performed, parts and supplies used.
  • Ensure vehicles operators have access to necessary supplies such as fuel, oil and other fluids
  • May assist in inclement weather in ensuring fleet starts and is in proper condition to meet service hours
  • Perform repairs and assist in maintenance of building
  • Maintains a clean and safe workplace


  • High School Diploma
  • Valid Driver’s license (class “G”)
  • 310T Mechanic License and experience with gasoline and diesel engines
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Basic computer skills and capability of using OEM diagnostic software and tools
  • Ability to organize and prioritize

Job Type: Full-time

COVID-19 considerations:
The safety of our people is a top priority. Full COVID-19 safety protocols are in effect at all our locations.

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