Journeyman Mechanic – Permanent Full Time

Posting Number:                     44/22

Position Title:                          Journeyman Mechanic

Reports To:                             Journeyman Mechanic Fleet Foreperson

Posting Date:                          September 16th, 2022, to September 22nd, 2022

Business Division:                  Roads and Drainage

Length of Position:                 Permanent Full-Time, upon successful completion of probationary period.

Summary:                               Performs service and repair of equipment, machinery, and vehicles.


  • Maintains and repairs City of Estevan equipment, machinery, and vehicles
  • Maintains A/C units in City Fleet, Estevan Police Fleet, and Estevan Fire Rescue Fleet
  • Performs scheduled preventative maintenance with fleet software system
  • Work in all sewage lift stations on backup generators and engines
  • Identifies potential failure points of City of Estevan equipment, machinery, and vehicles and recommends measures to be taken
  • Provides technical advice on the preparation and review of tenders and/or the estimated costs of repairs
  • Provides technical advice on the purchase of new equipment, machinery, and vehicles
  • Assists in training City of Estevan staff in the maintenance and safe operation of equipment, machinery, and vehicles
  • Responds to requests for information or requests for reports in a timely manner
  • Maintains files and records of work performed, equipment installed, problems encountered, resources consumed, and repairs completed

NOTE:  The duties listed are not set forth for the purpose of limiting the assignment of work.  They are not to be construed as a complete list of the many duties normally performed outside of the listed duties above.  (Other duties as assigned)


  • Grade 12 or equivalent education
  • One of the following certificates:
  • Journeyman Automotive Mechanic
  • Journeyman Heavy Duty Mechanic
  • Journeyman Truck and Transport Mechanic
  • Valid Class 3 Driver’s License with Airbrake Endorsement
  • Fireman Boiler Operator License
  • HVAC and Refrigeration Certificate
  • H2S Alive Certificate

 Experience and Additional Requirements

  • 1 year of relevant work experience
  • Preference will be given to Heavy Duty Mechanic

Applicants must submit a resume, proof of qualifications and/or completed application forms and may be tested for appropriate skills.  An interview may be conducted with applicants who qualify in skill, ability and qualifications. Relative skill and ability may be determined by competency-based testing. This position requires flexibility and availability to work on a shift schedule and call-in basis.

If you’re interested in this position, please send applications to:


Sheryl March

Human Resources Generalist

1102-4th Street

Estevan, SK S4A 0W7

Ph: (306) 634-1841


Application Deadline

Closing deadline is September 22nd, 2022, at 4:30 pm. Resumes must be received prior to the closing date to be considered.

Please note: All applications must clearly identify the desired position. Please include the Posting Number and Position Title in the subject line of your submission.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

This is a Union (CUPE Local 726) position and shall be filled according to the terms of the collective agreement between the city and CUPE (Local 726).