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Apprentice Mechanic

Date: Apr 8, 2021

Country: British Columbia, CA, V1C 7G7

Company: Colas

Subsidiary: Terus Construction Ltd. 


Terus Construction Ltd. is an integrated road construction and materials manufacturing company, which has been building roads in British Columbia and the Yukon Territory for over 30 years through decentralized business centers.

Road construction, asphalt paving, aggregate production, hot mix asphalt and ready-mix concrete supply are the core activities. In addition, the Company acts as general contractor on civil construction projects, including excavation, utilities, concrete placement, sidewalks, and curbs, and in all kind of road construction related activities.

Over 800 jobs every year are performed through more than 20 decentralized business centers, such as highway rehabilitation, airport construction, industrial, municipal and commercial work, subdivisions. More than 550 employees are locally employed.

Terus Construction provides challenging and rewarding opportunities in an entrepreneurial, diverse, inclusive and respectful work environment. As our growth creates new career opportunities, likely there is the right one for you!

Main Responsibilities

BA Blacktop has an immediate opening for a Heavy Duty Mechanic Apprentice to join our team in Cranbrook, BC. As a Mechanic Apprentice, you will be assisting in completing brake jobs, hydraulic adjustments, along with preventative maintenance and minor engine repair. You will be responsible for maintaining vehicles and equipment in a safe working order. The Mechanic Apprentice will work directly with the Mechanics to ensure that all vehicles meet all provincial regulations and standards, and BA Blacktop safety standards.

Full time with benefits:

Company/Employee paid benefits
RPP – match
Generous boot, uniform and tool allowance


Registered 2nd or 3rd year Heavy Duty Mechanic Apprentice
Valid driver’s license
Strong interpersonal skills
Ability to work independently or as part of a team
Must be able to pass all pre-employment tests                                                               

Duties and Responsibilities:

Be a courageous safety leader, adhere to and sponsor safety and environmental rules and procedures
Perform duties that range from routine preventative maintenance to repairing major breakdowns, including troubleshooting and diagnostics
Disassemble and reassemble components such as engines, transmissions, cooling systems, fuel and exhaust systems, breaks, clutches, differentials, hydraulics, electrical systems, and lubrication systems
Providing innovative solutions and best practices

APPLY TODAY! Be part of a great team!

Terus Construction Ltd. offers opportunities for qualified people who want to grow in our high-performance organization including competitive salary and benefits package, along with in-house training, an incredible work environment, and career advancement opportunities.

Must be able to meet all safety requirements including pre-employment drug/alcohol testing.

We would like to thank all applicants for submitting their resume.  However only applicants selected to be interviewed will be contacted.