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Utility Workers

Job ID: 12,873

Date Posted:
Oct 6, 2017
Job Title:
Utility Workers
$17.10 per hour + $0.50 shift premium
Job Category:
Hospitality, Sales & Service

Job Description:

About the Opportunity: Our Barrie Transit team is looking to hire Full-Time Utility Workers. MVT Canadian Bus Inc. proudly operates the Barrie Transit conventional and specialized transit service for the City of Barrie from a brand new $22M state-of-the-art facility as part of a 20-year operating contract. Utility Workers are responsible for the overall interior and external cleanliness and fueling of Transit vehicles to meet service requirements.

  • Classification: Full-Time (40 hours per week) Unionized Position
  • Wage: $17.10 per hour + $0.50 shift premium, 2% increase scheduled for July 1st, 2018
  • Hours: 6:00 pm - 2:30 am
  • Days off: 2 consecutive days off per week, typically mid-week


MVT Canadian Bus, Inc. - Barrie Transit


To become a Utility Worker, you must:

  • Be over the age of 19 and legally entitled to work in Canada
  • Possess a valid “C” Ontario Driver’s License with “Z” (airbrakes) endorsement; OR
  • Possess a valid “G” Ontario Driver’s License with the ability to upgrade to a “CZ” Driver’s License within the probationary period (training will be provided, candidates responsible for cost associated with “CZ” license)
  • Be able to pass a Criminal Background Check
  • Possess a High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Be flexible to work a number of shifts including evenings and weekends
  • Be detail oriented and able to work independently with little or no supervision

Successful applicants receive full paid training; however work experience in any of the following areas is desirable:

  • Previous cleaning experience
  • Experience working with cleaning products, chemicals and equipment
  • Experience and/or knowledge of Workplace Hazardous Materials Information Systems

What we Offer:

  • Challenging and rewarding work
  • A state-of-the-art facility
  • Paid training
  • Company paid uniforms
  • RRSP, benefits and paid vacation

How To Apply:

Interested applicants must submit a completed Employment Application Package by email, fax or in person. A completed Employment Package consists of:

  • MVT Canadian Bus, Inc Employment Application Form (www.mvtcanada.com)
  • A current Cover letter
  • A current Resume
  • A current Driver’s Abstract

Note: Employment application packages or forms that are not completed will not be processed for consideration. 

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Advertised Until:

Oct 20, 2017


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