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« Reply #25 on: April 25, 2013, 02:41:13 pm »

This is turning out to be THE WEEK for new opportunities at a number of the various area Transit operating companies:

-Richmond based Canada Line (www.protransbc.com) is once again accepting applications for FULL TIME REGULAR CANADA LINE ATTENDANTS, $29.63 an hour after training....

-SkyTrain (BCRTC) is accepting applications for a similar Part Time opportunity, similar wages and benefits...

-Coast Mountain Bus Company is once again accepting applications for casual/Part Time Temporary CUSTOMER INFORMATION CLERKS, $20.91 an hour PLUS an EXTRA 22% in lieu of benefits- while temporary status...

Check out the CAREERS page over at www.translink.ca and find links to Coast Mountain Bus Company & BCRTC, among others...
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« Reply #26 on: May 07, 2013, 06:13:04 am »

Today is the last day to apply for the current CUSTOMER INFORMATION CLERK Posting over at Coast Mountain Bus Company...

$20.91 an hour PLUS an extra 22% while temporary status- in lieu of benefits...

Shift work, call centre open every single day from 6:30am til 11:30pm...

Good Luck!
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« Reply #27 on: May 09, 2013, 02:40:42 pm »

The Richmond based Canada Line Operator, ProTransBC, continues to have 4 External & 2 Internal Job Postings on their website...

www.protransbc.com
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« Reply #28 on: May 10, 2013, 01:42:39 pm »

The Canada Line Operator, ProTransBC, is now accepting EXTERNAL applications for  a RECEPTIONIST. $22.28 an hour...
www.protransbc.com

Coast Mountain Bus Company has just added 3 more Opportunities: SIGN PAINTER, GENERAL MECHANIC & PLUMBER...
Find a link on the Careers page over at www.translink.ca and then click onto Coast Mountain Bus Company....
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« Reply #29 on: May 15, 2013, 06:14:44 pm »

I don't know why they have added a posting for CUSTOMER INFORMATION CLERKS again, (3rd time in 2 months), but they have...

$20.91 an hour to start plus an extra 22% in lieu of benefits- while "temporary" status...

Posting wnet up today, but might only be up for 5 business days!

Click onto Coast Mountain Bus Company, on the Careers page over at www.translink.ca
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« Reply #30 on: May 17, 2013, 06:50:28 pm »

BREAKING NEWS: Coast Mountain Bus is in need of more SERVICEPERSONS. Servicepersons usually start out on the night shifts, such as maybe 8pm to 5am- 4 nights a week: getting buses ready for the next day. They refuel buses, sweep out buses, check oil & coolant levels, wash buses, and drive empty buss around as required... They also assist Mechanics at times too...
Starting wage of around $19.30 an hour...
They pick their shifts once a year, and bid on any vacancies in between sign ups...
With improving seniority comes the possibility of afternoons or even day shifts...
Must be able to obtain a class #3 licence, with air brake endorsement...

www.translink.ca and go to the Careers Page, and then click onto Coast Mountain Bus Company....
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« Reply #31 on: May 23, 2013, 03:07:24 pm »

this is a great thread, thanks Superchecker  Cool
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« Reply #32 on: May 24, 2013, 10:48:34 am »

Thank You! Just trying to Pay it Forward!

I was directed towards a career in the Transit Industry, back in the 80's, and just trying to "inform" others of similar opportunities that they might not otherwise be aware of...
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« Reply #33 on: May 31, 2013, 05:24:39 am »

News reports this week of potential lay offs at HandyDART....

TransLink is expanding the use of Taxis at the expense of HandyDart funding...

HandyDart is operated under contract by Cloverdale based MVT Canadian Bus....
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« Reply #34 on: June 09, 2013, 06:30:07 pm »

http://www.theprovince.com/news/vancouver/Riding+colourful+cross+section+life/8496973/story.html
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« Reply #35 on: June 11, 2013, 04:26:08 am »

SkyTrain (BCRTC) has about a half dozen opportunities listed including the recently added PLANT SERVICEPERSON- FTT- 4 MONTHS APPROX, $30.90 per hour...

Click onto BCRTC on the Careers page over at www.translink.ca
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« Reply #36 on: July 11, 2013, 06:14:42 am »

As of this morning:

-16 Job Postings over at TransLink
-4 more at Coast Muntain Bus Company, INCLUDING A NEW PRE APPRENTICE posting!
-7 more at BCRTC (SkyTrain)
-2 more at Transit Police
-3 more at AirCare
-2 more back east at HandyDart

www.translink.ca and then their CAREERS Page

-and 5 more over in Victoria- BC Transit
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« Reply #37 on: August 02, 2013, 05:10:12 am »

TransLinks list of opportunities changes almost daily!

They currently have a need for an ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES CLERK, FULL TIME, TEMPORARY/6 MONTHS, $19.57 an hour...

Their head office recently moved to the Sapperton area of New West....
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« Reply #38 on: August 03, 2013, 04:45:12 am »

Now open to External applicants: 2- PART TIME, TEMPORARY (16 HOURS A WEEK) FAREBOX ATTENDANTS! $19.46 AN HOUR PLUS 20% IN LIEU OF BENEFITS!
Evenings/Nights emptying fareboxes and refilling transfer stock, at any of the 7 area transit centres/depots........

GREAT WAY TO GET YOUR FOOT IN THE DOOR!

www.translink.ca and then their Careers page and then Coast Mountain Bus Company!

Apply before Aug 10!
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« Reply #39 on: August 10, 2013, 06:54:38 am »

Update: Those FareBox jobs are open to new applicants until Aug 12!
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« Reply #40 on: August 12, 2013, 04:54:05 pm »

BREAKING NEWS!
COAST MOUNTAIN BUS COMPANY IS once again accepting external applications for COMMUNITY TRANSIT SERVICE OPERATOR TRAINEES! $17.42 an hour in Training! Part Time/Casual to start! Mini Buses...
They also have a new posting up for 5 -Casual- Depot Coordinators, $27+ an hour to start... SHIFT WORK!


www.translink.ca and then their Careers Page, and then Coast Mountain Bus...

They also have an INTERNAL- open only to existing employees- posting up for CONVENTIONAL TRANSIT OPERATOR TRAINEES AS WELL!! STAY TUNED TO SEE IF THIS OPPORTUNITY GOES EXTERNAL -open to the general public- maybe next week?
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« Reply #41 on: August 27, 2013, 04:44:10 pm »

BREAKING NEWS!
COAST MOUNTAIN BUS COMPANY IS once again accepting external applications for COMMUNITY TRANSIT SERVICE OPERATOR TRAINEES! $17.42 an hour in Training! Part Time/Casual to start! Mini Buses...
They also have a new posting up for 5 -Casual- Depot Coordinators, $27+ an hour to start... SHIFT WORK!


www.translink.ca and then their Careers Page, and then Coast Mountain Bus...

Both postingS have since ended A-N-D- BEEN REPOSTED! APPLY NOW IF INTERESTED!
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« Reply #42 on: August 28, 2013, 04:05:26 am »

www.translink.ca/en/About-Us/Careers/Bus-Operators.aspx is a page on the TransLink website with lots of information about the 2 different Driver positions, and about Wages & Benefits, Qualifications, Recruitment Steps and answers a few Frequently Asked Questions...
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« Reply #43 on: August 31, 2013, 06:22:41 am »

SkyTrain (BCRTC) has anew posting up this week for CUSTOMER SERVICE ATTENDANTS- FULL TIME- CASUAL- $23.66 an hour...

I think these positions m-i-g-h-t- b-e- limited to just a few months in length, when the Compass Pass system goes live later this year and into 2014, to help transition away from the old/current system...

www.translink.ca and then their CAREERS PAGE & then BCRTC if interested!
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« Reply #44 on: September 09, 2013, 03:07:36 pm »

Coast Mountain Bus Company has 2 new/added postings up this morning!

-CUSTOMER INFORMATION CLERKS, CASUAL, $20.91 an hour PLUS 20% in lieu of benefits...

-SERVICEPERSON- FULL TIME, $19.30 an hour in Training with 4 raises over 2 years to a top rate of $28 an hour... NIGHTS! 4 nights a week; sweeping out, refueling, washing and driving empty buses around the yard to get them ready for the next morning... Must be trainable and able to get a class #3 license with air brake endorsement...


-BC Transit- Victoria has a similar SERVICEPERSON posting up as well...
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« Reply #45 on: September 12, 2013, 03:06:09 pm »

BREAKING NEWS!!!

FOR ONE WEEK ONLY: COAST MOUNTAIN BUS COMPANY IS ONCE AGAIN ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR CONVENTIONAL TRANSIT OPERATOR TRAINEES!!! FULL TIME- SHIFT WORK... 6 WEEKS TRAINING... $2084 an hour in Training...

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

APPLY BEFORE SEPT 19!
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« Reply #46 on: September 16, 2013, 06:14:39 am »

If Interested: The 
CUSTOMER INFORMATION CLERK- CASUAL opportunity comes down tomorrow...

The CONVENTIONAL TRANSIT OPERATOR TRAINEE posting is dated open to new applicants only until Sept 19...

ACT FAST!

www.translink.ca and then their Careers Page brings about 15 job postings, just at TransLink...
THEN Click onto -Coast Mountain Bus Company; -BCRTC-SkyTrain; -Transit Police; -AirCare & -HandyDART...
Each one does their o-w-n- hiring!

Opportunites come and go, almost daily!  Many only open to new applicants for 5 business days...
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« Reply #47 on: September 29, 2013, 07:07:28 am »

Good Morning! While NO Driving Opportunities at this time:

Head on over to the Careers Page at www.translink.ca and discover:

-15 job postings over at TransLink;
-5 MORE at Coast Mountain Bus;
-13 MORE at BCRTC/SkyTrain;
-1 new one at AirCare;
-2 new ones at HadnyDART;
-1 MORE over at www.protransbc.com
-1 MORE over at www.westvancouver.ca/careerportal
-and about 6 more over in Victoria- BC Transit
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« Reply #48 on: October 12, 2013, 05:28:03 am »

F-I-F-T-Y- (50) JOB POSTINGS/OPPORTUNITIES THESE DAYS AT METRO VANCOUVERS TRANSIT COMPANIES!

It all starts with going to www.translink.ca and on to their Careers Page; Up comes

-22 different job postings, just at TransLink...
-8 MORE when you click onto Coast Mountain Bus....
-12 MORE when you click onto BCRTC-SkyTrain....
-1 MORE at AirCare...
-3 MORE at HandyDART (Plus 2 more on the east coast)
-Transit police still actively recruiting new officers...

- over at www.protransbc.com 2 MORE External postings, and 2 MORE Interal postings, up now as well...

Google BC Transit (Victoria), BC Ferries, BC Government and even West Vancouver for all other transportation opportunities...
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« Reply #49 on: December 11, 2013, 01:34:47 pm »

Coast Mountain Bus Compnay is once again accepting applications for both Shuttle (Part Time) and Conventional (Full Time) Operator Trainees!!

AND is also looking to hire 2 more casual FAREBOX RECEIPTS ATTENDANTS= $19.71 an hour to start!
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