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Service Vehicle Operator – Contract

Edmonton - South Service Centre

Closing When Filled Full Time Automotive Services Posted 2017-09-21

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You’re one of those amazing people who goes out of their way to help others. Helping a young mother with a baby stroller up the stairs or carrying groceries inside for an elderly person is just all in a typical day for you. You’re like an everyday superhero (only without the weird cape).

We could use someone with your super powers and passion for helping others to join our Roadside Assistance team as a Service Vehicle Operator. You don’t have to be a top-notch mechanic or have any other special skills – with your willingness to learn, we’ll provide you with all the training you’ll need, along with access to state-of-the-art technology and equipment.

This is a Contract Full Time position working 40 hours per week, with the potential of becoming permanent Full Time after 6 months. Successful candidates will be required to work rotational 8 hour shifts, Monday thorough Sunday, between the hours of 6:00 am and 1:00 am.

What Moves You

  • You love the idea of being able to help people and make a difference in their day – even in a challenging situation
  • You may not be a mechanic by trade, but you have a knack for the automotive industry and enjoy working with your hands (and don’t mind getting them dirty). You also don’t mind showing off your muscles by doing a bit of lifting now and then
  • You know how to think on your feet – for you, there’s nothing more satisfying than solving puzzles and finding creative solutions
  • A 9-to-5 desk job just isn’t your style. You want variety and a job that offers something different each day
  • You work well on your own but you also enjoy being part of a team
  • You care about doing things right and your mom is proud of your safety first attitude

What You'll Do

  • Reporting to the Fleet Supervisor, you’ll work various shifts (including evenings and weekends) enduring all kinds of Alberta weather, you’ll respond to our members when they need service, minor mechanical assistance or towing
  • Make sure that AMA vehicles, communication equipment, and tools are kept clean, orderly, and in good working condition
  • Promote AMA memberships and provide general information about AMA to our members
  • Stay up-to-date on your knowledge of our communications and operating equipment
  • Make sure Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is used and worn at all times
  • Keep yourself and everyone else safe by ensuring all engineered controls, safe work procedures/ policies, environmental issues, rules and work practices are followed as outlined in the Service Vehicle Operator handbook

What You've Done

  • You have a high school diploma
  • You have a Class 5 driver’s licence with fewer than 6 demerit points at any one time and have been driving for at least five years (bonus points if you have a good grasp of city routes)
  • You’re able to be licensed for Automotive Lock Bypass
  • Licensed as an Automotive Service Technician? Not required, but it definitely helps!
  • You’re comfortable working rotational shift work

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

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Fun Facts

  • AMA is the largest member organization in Alberta. Every third household in the province belongs! That’s a lot of your neighbours.

  • AMA School Patrol program is active in 500 schools and 89 communities in Alberta

  • AMA has one of the largest driving schools in North America and we’re the first in Canada to develop and test an online new driver program.

  • We own Bridgewater Bank. We offer mortgages & deposits right across the country except Quebec & we do it in a very unbank like way.

If this is you, we want to see you. And you want to see us. Apply Now.

We accept resumes in .pdf, .doc, or .docx format. AMA is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from all qualified individuals. All matters relating to recruitment, promotions, and training and development are decided on the basis of qualifications and business need. By applying for this position, you are authorizing us to share your resume with other departments who may have openings you qualify for. Your information is secure and will not be shared with anyone outside of AMA.

I enjoy helping people. My young son thinks I’m a superhero.

Brenda

Service Vehicle Operator