Name: Halifax Transit

Halifax Transit Overview:


Make a difference at Halifax Regional Municipality.  Play a role in shaping our city. Halifax Transit is inviting applications to for the position of Truck & Transport Mechanic in the Bus Maintenance division. Join the team of approximately 130 other Truck and Transport Mechanics, Body Mechanics, and Hostlers who work to maintain a reliable fleet of buses used to serve a community of approximately 400,000. Preference will be given to applications from qualified African Nova Scotians, racially visible persons, women (applying for non-traditional positions), persons with disabilities, Aboriginal persons, and persons of the LGBTQ+ community. HRM encourages applicants to self-identify. Under the direction of the Superintendent of Bus Maintenance, the Truck and Transport Mechanic will be responsible to perform maintenance work ranging from standard brake jobs, to engine rebuilds on transit’s fleet of over 346 buses. The fleet includes over 305 40-foot conventional, 47 60-foot articulating, and 47 para-transit buses.

Some of the perks of working for Halifax Transit are a defined benefit pension, three weeks vacation in your first full year, medical/dental benefits, unionized environment, training opportunities, mentorship opportunities, clothing and boot allowance, tool replacement program after two years employment, shop and specialty tools provided and much more. Be a part of the team that ensures our buses are safe.