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Job Type: Contract
Location: Greater Toronto Area, ON, CANADA;
Job Category: Operations ; Other Operations Jobs
Job Industry: Government and Public Sector
Job Career Level: Experienced
Year(s) of Experience: 1
Number Of Positions: 1
Date Posted: Dec 24, 2012


Start Rate $23.23 per hour
                           $23.23 to $28.53 per hour (ATU Bargaining Unit)

Temporary Assignment – up to six (6) months

GO Transit’s Rail Facility Assets Office requires a Track Utilityperson to ensure GO Transit’s facilities and grounds, track structure, equipment and rights-of-way are maintained in a safe and effective manner.  This position is responsible for:

·      Carrying out remedial and programmed maintenance of GO Transit facilities and properties.
·     Carrying out the remedial/preventive maintenance, inspection of GO Transit’s track and rights-of-way.
           Location:    Willowbrook Facility, 125 Judson Street, Etobicoke.

           Shift:          Monday to Friday (0715-1515 hours), with Saturday & Sunday as off days (will involve working various shifts during winter months)

Qualifications:    Level of reading, writing and learning skills normally attained thorough Grade 10 education.

Minimum of one (1) year experience in the following:

·     Maintaining switch points, frogs, rails, protectors and basic operations such as spiking and tamping, as well as, seasonal operations including tieing, surfacing, constructions and snow removal.
·   Comprehensive knowledge of Canadian Rail Operating Rules and pertinent Health and Safety Regulations.
·     Must have a valid Ontario Class “G” driver’s licence and must meet corporate standard for a good driving record. 
·    Must be able to obtain GO Transit Equipment Operator’s Permit. 
·    Must be able to obtain and maintain First Aid Certification. 
·    Must successfully complete environmental, safety and any other training required by corporate policy.  

Resumes must be received by the Human Resources Office, Metrolinx, no later than January 06, 2012, quoting File Number 12-487.
Previous Applicants need not re-apply.
We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.


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