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Truck & Transportation / Lead Hand

We are currently seeking a red seal truck & transportation mechanic to work with our client based out of the Truro, NS area. 

The Role: 

- Required to service, diagnose and complete repairs to waste collection vehicles to both the chassis and packer system as well as the facility/shop maintenance.

- Responsible with ensuring the fleet is ready to start working at 7:00AM the following morning.

- Required to conduct vehicle maintenance according to established MWS policies and procedures.

- Ensure that the fleet meets corporate appearance standards and maintain a clean and organized work place as well as liaise with operations to ensure service calls and or break downs are addressed and corrected in a timely fashion.

What You Can Expect: 

- Salary between $30,000 - $33,000;

- Shift is typically 2:00pm to midnight Monday through Friday with a shortened shift on Fridays (dependent on workload);

- Benefits after 3 months 50-50 split on premiums for first 9 months than 100% company paid after that;

- Pension after 2 years 5% defined contribution plan;

- Boot allowance & tool allowance that are done through reimbursement; 

- Other programs and benefits are offered with varying eligibility i.e. Employee Referral Programs, Scholarship programs for dependents etc.; 

- Fast-paced work environment with tight deadlines;

- Working as the lead hand on a number of advanced projects. 


- Maintain a valid Truck & Transport technician’s license as well as a Nova Scotia class 5 driver license with air brake endorsement.

- Ability to diagnose and rectify faults, as well as possess experience in repairing hydraulic and electrical systems.

- Computer knowledge, as well as excellent interpersonal and communication skills is a must for this position.

- Ability to meet deadlines and stressful situations in a fast paced environment is key, as well as working with others in a team environment

- Must be available to work late when trucks are behind schedule, and you may be required to work weekends and holidays and be flexible with the hours of work.

How to Apply: 

If this role sounds like a good fit, we want to hear from you. Send us an email with a copy of your resume and current contact information. You can either respond to this ad, or send an email to jesse@integratedstaffing.caYou can also connect with us at 902-423-1919 to discuss this role and any other possible opportunities we may have.

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