General Service Positions (nights)

by London Transit Commission

Position Type: Full-time
Location: London, ON
Date Posted: Nov 03, 2023
London Transit Commission

Job Description


General Service Positions (nights)


Starting rate of $26.55/hr plus night shift premium of $1.25/hr (full rate after two years $31.24/hr)
As per Local 741 ATU Collective Agreement


  • Employer Matching Pension with OMERS (Ontario Municipal Employee Retirement Savings)
  • Health & Dental Benefits
  • Life Insurance and Short & Long Term Disability


  • G class Ontario Driver’s License with zero demerit points (mandatory upgrade to C License) NEW – we will take care of upgrading you to a C License!
  • Air Brake Endorsement (Z) (required prior to start date)
  • One year of hands on basic mechanical skills, use of power tools, experience working on vehicles, etc. NEW
  • Grade 12 diploma or the equivalent
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Ability to work midnight shifts (currently filling vacancies in midnight shifts – 11PM to 7AM)

Job Description:

  • Duties include lead hand when assigned, servicing and cleaning of fleet vehicles
  • Minor repairs to vehicles (examples lights, mirrors, wipers, etc.)
  • Assist skilled trades persons as required
  • Change engine, transmission, differential and cooling system fluids, as well as replenishes the fluids in the hydraulic system and lubricates fleet vehicles
  • Remove and replace wheels and rims on fleet vehicles if received appropriate approved training
  • Carry out service calls, bus change-offs, and out of service calls
  • Washing and cleaning of plant, equipment and fleet vehicles
  • Grounds maintenance, scrap and garbage removal and maintenance of plant equipment as required
  • Operating (with proper training) fork lift, skid steer, bobcat, sweeper/scrubber
  • Shoveling snow and salting sidewalks
  • Other duties as assigned

Application Instructions:

Apply for General Service (nights) Position.

IMPORTANT: Please do not contact the London Transit Commission about your General Service  Employment Application. All inquiries and completed applications should be directed to:

Drake International
254 Pall Mall Street, Suite 101
London, Ontario
N6A 5P6

Phone: 519-433-3151
Fax: 519-673-3770