Reporting to the Director Facilities and Transportation, the Mechanic, Transportation Supervisor will oversee the safety, maintenance and operation of the bus fleet and related equipment.

As a member of the Transportation Team, duties include repairing, inspecting, and maintaining district school buses, vehicles, and ancillary equipment in accordance with the Motor Vehicle Standards Act. Working with a team of professionals, you will apply your skills, training, and experience in the areas of mechanics and student transport. You will assist with hiring, training, and supervising the work of district bus drivers.

Minimum requirements include:

BC or Interprovincial Red Seal Certification Automotive Certificate in Heavy Duty Auto Mechanics.

Valid BC Class 2 driver’s license with Air Brake Endorsement (training available)

Certification as a Vehicle Inspector

Stellar communication and teamwork skills are essential.

For further information regarding this position, please contact Jodie Miller, Director of Facilities and Transportation at jmiller@sd64.orgor at 250-537-5723.

This position is exempt from union membership. It includes a competitive annual salary and a comprehensive benefits package. The preferred commencement for this position is July, 2021.

Inspire Integrate Involve

Gulf Islands School District is located in the Salish Sea (Strait of Georgia) and is home to five island communities – Salt Spring, Pender, Galiano, Mayne and Saturna.

The District currently serves 1500 students and is proud of its quality programming; including successful Aboriginal programming, thriving International Program, performing arts academy, ecological, nature based, and late French Immersion programs.

We place students at the heart of our work and aspire to the values of trust, responsibility, opportunity, sustainability, collaboration and diversity

Job Category:
Management & Professionals
School District #64 (Gulf Islands)
Posting Date:
11/5/2021 8:00:00 PM
Salt Spring Island, British Columbia