City of Calgary Seeks Automotive Service Technician ($43.20 - $47.85 per hour)

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What City of Calgary is Hiring for:

Automotive Service Technician

Location: Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Employment Type: Full-Time, Regular

Wages: $43.20 - $47.85 per hour

Days of Work:  

  • Monday - Thursday, 3:15 p.m. - 1:15 a.m.; OR
  • Friday - Sunday, 5:45 a.m. - 5:45 p.m., and non-pay Thursday, 5:45 a.m. - 1:45 p.m.


  • Provide preventative maintenance, on-demand repairs, safety inspections, and mechanical breakdown repairs for a wide variety of light and medium-duty vehicles.
  • Work from repair and diagnostic manuals and software to troubleshoot, repair, and overhaul various vehicle components.
  • Ensure all fleet vehicles and equipment are safe and operational.
  • Provide detailed training, mentoring, and assistance to Apprentices and Servicemen.


  • High School diploma or equivalent (e.g., GED).

Certificates & Licenses

  • Automotive Service Technician certificate or equivalent Interprovincial Red Seal.
  • Valid Class 5 Driver's License with no more than 6 demerits and no current suspensions or charges pending.
  • Ability to obtain a City of Calgary operator's permit.


  • Minimum 4 years of experience maintaining and repairing light and medium-duty vehicles and road maintenance equipment.

Knowledge & Skills

  • Strong communication and relationship-building skills, along with sound judgment and high attention to detail.


  • Proof of qualifications.
  • Successful completion of a pre-employment drug test.

Working Conditions:

  • Exposure to noise, fumes from exhaust and cleaners, moving parts, tools, and biohazards.

Additional Information:

  • Applicants are required to have a standard set of mechanic hand tools.
  • Other journeyman tickets (Heavy Duty, Automotive & Motorcycle, Blue Seal) are considered assets.
  • Ability to obtain a Commercial Vehicle Inspection program (CVIP) license.

Work Regions:

This opportunity from City of Calgary is available in Calgary.


The below are factors that tend to matter for our listing seekers. This listing with City of Calgary offers:

Competitive Wages

Health Benefits Package

Starts ASAP

Consistent Schedule

Long Term Work

Full Time Position(s)

10 Hour Shifts

Monday - Friday

As positions vary, please confirm details with employer.


City of Calgary has indicated that these are the requirements for the listing:

  • Drug Test
  • Pre-Employment Check
  • Long Hours
  • Safety Tickets
  • Shift Work
  • Physically Fit
  • High School Diploma or GED preferred
  • Relevant Industry Experience
  • Journeyman Certification

Requirements may not be comprehensive. Confirm w/employer.

About City of Calgary:

The City of Calgary offers much more than a competitive salary. City employees enjoy full benefit plans, pension plans, flexible work schedules and challenging work.

If you have a passion for public service and want to make a difference in the lives of Calgarians, come work with us.

Our benefit plans include dental and extended health care coverage for you and your family. Plans cover prescription drugs, vision care, life and disability insurance, and paramedical practitioners.​ A defined benefit pension plan provides you with a fixed income when you retire.​​

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