Maintenance Technician – Halifax

Getting students to school safely, on time and ready to learn.

Looking for a great career that offers work/life balance?

Do you like engaging with your community?

If you answered yes, then we want to talk to you about our exciting opportunities at National Passenger Services!

“I love working for NPS! The support from the team in the office, from Dispatch to Maintenance and everyone in between is exceptional! The COVID measures put in place are very reassuring and make me feel safe” NPS Team member.

NPS has experience in providing safe and reliable transportation to students across Canada. As a leader in student transportation, we are committed to exceptional safety, outstanding customer service and positive employee relations. We are currently seeking a Maintenance Technician (Red Seal Heavy Truck).

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Diagnoses malfunctions and performs vehicle repairs and related assigned duties within qualification level, in accordance with all relevant Federal, State/Provincial and local guidelines and requirements. Test-drives vehicles to ensure repair resolved the problem
  • Arranges for and obtains appropriate inspections and approval of all major repairs before vehicle is released from maintenance facility
  • Maintains a safe, clean, productive and efficient work area including ensuring work area is in compliance with all relevant Federal, State/Provincial and local guidelines and requirements
  • Identifies and reports any additional maintenance and/or repairs found necessary in conducting assigned repairs and maintenance including repairs and maintenance required to be performed by Technicians with a higher qualification level
  • Other duties as required

Qualifications:

  • Certified technician must possess a provincial red seal
  • Minimum 3 years of fleet maintenance of heavy fleet shop maintaining repair and engine rebuilds on Diesel truck or bus technical experience
  • Hands on experience of diesel and or gasoline engines within a fast paced large fleet bus, charter or trucking environment
  • Must be experienced with computerized diagnostics
  • General shop computer knowledge, purchasing, and budget management experience







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    Our COVID-19 Response

    In response to COVID-19 and in accordance with Health Canada guidelines, National Passenger Services has put in place cleaning and disinfecting protocols to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. Additionally, we have advised our employees to adhere to Health Canada guidelines on COVID-19 to help reduce transmission.