Industrial Mechanic / Millwright

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Job Detail

  • Career Level Certification
  • Experience 3-5 Years
  • No. of Openings 1
  • Department Trades
  • Rate $42.65

Job Description

“We connect communities and customers to the people and places important in their lives”

At BC Ferries, our employees are our most important assets in delivering our commitment to customer safety, service and satisfaction. We offer a unique West Coast working environment with diverse challenges and opportunities. Whether your goal is to work behind the scenes, onboard our ships, or within our land based operations, you are a key contributor to the BC Ferries team.

With 47 ports of call and around 500 sailings every day, BC Ferries is the largest independently-owned ferry company in the world. Dedicated to safety, excellence, innovation, and people, we are committed to continuously improving the west coast travel experience of our customers.

Taking care of our employees is a top priority for us, and to do that, we offer benefits that help you stay healthy in all ways. Some of our great benefits include:

  • Competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits package
  • Public Service Pension Plan (a paycheque every month when you retire!)
  • Vacation starting at a minimum 3 weeks
  • Maternity leave employer top up
  • Passes for ferry travel
  • Amazing colleagues who share a common goal
  • Discounts in our gift shops and with many businesses on Vancouver Island and the Lower Mainland
  • Career progression and training and development opportunities



Horseshoe Bay

  • As an energetic professional Industrial Mechanic, you interpret drawings; perform installation, service and repair work of hydraulic equipment, vehicle ramp systems, passenger walkway system, lubricating systems and maintenance of marine structures.
  • You perform work to Company standards, utilizing effective troubleshooting and time management techniques.
  • You have excellent communication skills and an ability to safely meet the physical demands of the job.
  • You possess a BC or Inter-Provincial Red Seal Endorsement Millwright Certification.
  • You have 3-5 years of industrial experience with installations, repairs, maintenance, as well as, shop experience on hydraulics, lubrication and assembly.
  • Please note that a Class 3 driver’s license and/or A level Certification from the BC Association for Crane Safety would be considered an asset.
  • This position will not require shift work, the schedule is Monday to Thursday.

Please apply by December 3, 2021.

 BC Ferries supports employment equity and diversity in the workplace and we encourage applications from all qualified individuals including women, visible minorities, Indigenous Peoples, persons with disabilities, persons of diverse sexual orientation, gender identity or expression (LGBTQ2S+), and others who reflect our ever-changing workplace.

We appreciate the interest of all applicants; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


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