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Title: $19.30 hr: Refueling & sweeping out buses 4 nights a week!
Post by: Superchecker on January 20, 2014, 02:58:19 pm
Coast Mountain Bus is in need of more SERVICEPERSONS!

They generally start out working 4 nights a week, like 8pm to 5am or similar; Refueling buses, sweeping out buses, checking and maintaining fluid levels, driving empty buses thru the wash racks...
Could be at any of the 7 depots in the region...

$19.30 hr to start with regular raises up thru $27.57 an hr...

They will train you for a class #3 licesne with air brakes endorsement...

www.translink.ca and then their Careers Page, and THEN: Coast Mountain Bus Company!


Title: Re: $19.30 hr: Refueling & sweeping out buses 4 nights a week!
Post by: Superchecker on January 29, 2014, 04:20:48 am
I've been advised that they get trained for a class #2 license, not a #3....


Title: Re: $19.30 hr: Refueling & sweeping out buses 4 nights a week!
Post by: Superchecker on February 09, 2014, 05:59:58 pm
This particular posting has now ended... Comes around 2 or 3 times a year, as needed...

Still over 50 other postings up now at TransLink and the various contractor and subsidiary websites...


Title: Re: $19.30 hr: Refueling & sweeping out buses 4 nights a week!
Post by: Superchecker on March 10, 2014, 02:42:40 pm
The SERVICEPERSON opportunity has been REPOSTED as of this date!!!

Act Fast, if interested!


Title: Re: $19.30 hr: Refueling & sweeping out buses 4 nights a week!
Post by: Superchecker on August 28, 2014, 02:12:12 pm
BREAKING NEWS!

NEW posting up TODAY looking for SERVICEPERSON TRAINEES...

$19.68 an hour to start... I believe 4 nights per week.... (Maybe daytime training in the beginning?)

Could potentially lead to pre apprenticeships- if desired...

www.translink.ca/ and then Careers, and THEN Coast Mountain Bus Company...


Title: Re: $19.30 hr: Refueling & sweeping out buses 4 nights a week!
Post by: Superchecker on September 17, 2014, 02:51:06 am
West Vancouver is in need of a TRANSIT SERVICE TECHNICIAN, FTR, 40 hours a week X $26.36 an hour...

www.civicinfo.bc.ca/16.asp OR www.westvancouver.ca/


Title: Re: $19.30 hr: Refueling & sweeping out buses 4 nights a week!
Post by: Superchecker on February 29, 2016, 01:21:15 pm
Coast Mountain Bus is in need of more SERVICEPERSONS!

They generally start out working 4 nights a week, like 8pm to 5am or similar; Refueling buses, sweeping out buses, checking and maintaining fluid levels, driving empty buses thru the wash racks...
Could be at any of the 7 depots in the region...

$19.30 hr to start with regular raises up thru $27.57 an hr...

They will train you for a class #2 License with air brakes endorsement...

www.translink.ca and then their Careers Page, and THEN: Coast Mountain Bus Company!

Reposted again as of Feb 29/16. Wages have increased by a $1 or so since 2014 too.


Title: Re: $19.30 hr: Refueling & sweeping out buses 4 nights a week!
Post by: fuzzbrain on February 29, 2016, 01:37:50 pm
cool, looks like a good opportunity for someone that can handle nightshift


Title: Re: $19.30 hr: Refueling & sweeping out buses 4 nights a week!
Post by: Superchecker on August 11, 2016, 04:52:22 pm
West Vancouver (Blue Buses) has their version of this job now posted!

Their job title is TRANSIT SERVICE TECHNICIAN and I think you must already have a class #2 license.

www.westvancouver.ca/ or www.civicinfo.bc.ca/careers and scroll down to the jobs posted Aug 11.


Title: Re: $19.30 hr: Refueling & sweeping out buses 4 nights a week!
Post by: Superchecker on December 01, 2016, 01:44:27 pm
BREAKING NEWS!

NEW posting up TODAY looking for SERVICEPERSON TRAINEES...

$19.68 an hour to start... I believe 4 nights per week.... (Maybe daytime training in the beginning?)

Could potentially lead to pre apprenticeships- if desired...

www.translink.ca/ and then Careers, and THEN Coast Mountain Bus Company...


Reposted again as of TODAY'S date: Wages have increased about an extra $1 an hour too!


Title: Re: $19.30 hr: Refueling & sweeping out buses 4 nights a week!
Post by: Superchecker on March 15, 2017, 01:39:52 pm
BREAKING NEWS!

NEW posting up TODAY looking for SERVICEPERSON TRAINEES...

$19.68 an hour to start... I believe 4 nights per week.... (Maybe daytime training in the beginning?)

Could potentially lead to pre apprenticeships- if desired...

www.translink.ca/ and then Careers, and THEN Coast Mountain Bus Company...


Re-Posted again as of today's date! $20.38hr to start with raises up thru almost $30 an hour after 2 years!


Title: Re: $19.30 hr: Refueling & sweeping out buses 4 nights a week!
Post by: Superchecker on July 25, 2017, 12:46:46 pm
Re-Posted again as of today's date! $20.38hr to start with raises up thru almost $30 an hour after 2 years!

Reposted again as of today's date! Click onto the Coast Mountain Bus Company page off of www.translink.ca/careers/


Title: Re: $19.30 hr: Refueling & sweeping out buses 4 nights a week!
Post by: fuzzbrain on July 27, 2017, 08:59:56 pm
this is such a cool post!  I am tempted to apply  8)


Title: Re: $19.30 hr: Refueling & sweeping out buses 4 nights a week!
Post by: Superchecker on July 28, 2017, 03:49:37 am
Great time to consider transit jobs! 10 year plan to improve and expand service. New depot coming to Vancouver, going to try out double deckers on hwy 99 routes, light rail planned for Surrey

Over 7,000 employees, and hiring hundreds more each year!


Title: Re: $19.30 hr: Refueling & sweeping out buses 4 nights a week!
Post by: Superchecker on October 18, 2017, 10:22:58 am
Reposted again as of today's date! Click onto the Coast Mountain Bus Company page off of www.translink.ca/careers/

Noticed that there is still an active posting, now thru November 29.


Title: Re: $19.30 hr: Refueling & sweeping out buses 4 nights a week!
Post by: Superchecker on October 13, 2018, 05:37:45 pm
Coast Mountain Bus is in need of more SERVICEPERSONS!

They generally start out working 4 nights a week, like 8pm to 5am or similar; Refueling buses, sweeping out buses, checking and maintaining fluid levels, driving empty buses thru the wash racks...
Could be at any of the 7 depots in the region...

$20.86hr to start with regular raises up thru $29 an hr...

They will train you for a class #20 license with air brakes endorsement...

www.translink.ca and then their Careers Page, and THEN: Coast Mountain Bus Company!

Reposted Oct 12; looking for 11 trainees.


Title: Re: $19.30 hr: Refueling & sweeping out buses 4 nights a week!
Post by: fuzzbrain on December 02, 2018, 09:06:16 pm
are translink jobs and jobs like this (service jobs not the bus driving jobs) union?


Title: Re: $19.30 hr: Refueling & sweeping out buses 4 nights a week!
Post by: Superchecker on December 04, 2018, 04:02:21 am
Yes, all employees at TransLink belong to a union. There are a number of unions. Office workers union, drivers and maintenance staff union, SkyTrain union, Canada line workers are in a different union.
are translink jobs and jobs like this (service jobs not the bus driving jobs) union?


Title: Re: $19.30 hr: Refueling & sweeping out buses 4 nights a week!
Post by: fuzzbrain on January 08, 2019, 02:10:00 am
thanks, so I guess starting wages for maintenance jobs on buses would be higher than minimum wage for sure?


Title: Re: $19.30 hr: Refueling & sweeping out buses 4 nights a week!
Post by: Superchecker on January 09, 2019, 03:37:31 am
thanks, so I guess starting wages for maintenance jobs on buses would be higher than minimum wage for sure?
Union wages.

Servicepersons start out at about $21 an hour now; and climb to $29 an hour over a two year period.

Certified mechanics earn $40 an hour...

Mini bus drivers earn $19.37 thru $26 an hour

Big bus drivers earn $22.53 thru $32.19 an hour

Call centre staff start at like $23 an hour

Depot office staff start at $30 an hour....