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Utility Worker in Barrie at MV Transportation

Date Posted: 3/5/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

A subsidiary of MV Transit, MVT Canadian Bus Inc., proudly operates the conventional and specialized transit service for the City of Barrie from a brand new $22M state-of-the-art facility as part of a 20-year operating contract. Our Barrie Transit team is seeking full-time Utility Workers to provide safe, reliable public transportation and exceptional customer service.


  • Ensures all vehicles are completely fueled and fluids topped, ready for service
  • Ensures interiors and exteriors are cleaned according to contract
  • Ensures all fleet damage documented and communicated to appropriate personnel in the case of unreported damage
  • Maintains a safe work area to reduce the opportunity for injury to self or others
  • Assists the maintenance and operations departments, as needed

Talent Requirements:

  • Over the age of 19 and legally entitled to work in Canada
  • A valid "C" or "B" Ontario Driver's License with "Z" (airbrake) endorsement; OR
  • A valid "G" Ontario Driver's License with the ability to upgrade to a "C" or "B" Ontario Driver's License with "Z" (airbrake) endorsement within the probationary period (training will be provided, candidates responsible for cost associated with license upgrades)
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Experience cleaning, fueling and topping up fluids
  • Experience working with cleaning products, chemicals and related equipment
  • Experience and/or knowledge of Workplace Hazardous Materials Information Systems
  • Flexible to various shifts including days, weekends, holidays and evenings
  • Able to pass a Criminal Background Check

What we Offer:

  • Challenging and rewarding work
  • Ability to work in a team environment in a state-of-the-art facility
  • A variety of work schedules (we operate 7 days a week)
  • Paid training
  • Company paid uniforms
  • RRSP, benefits and paid vacation
  • Room for growth/advancement

Wages: $17.44 per hour (+ 0.50 shift premium for evening shifts)

Hours: 6:00 pm - 2:30 am, 2 consecutive days off per week, typically mid-week

How to Apply: Interested applicants may submit resume and cover letter via fax (705-726-0103), in person (133 Welham Road, Barrie, ON) or online ( Please note, due to the high volume of applications received, MVT will only contact those applicants who have been shortlisted.

MVT is committed to equity in employment. Our goal is a diverse, inclusive workforce. We strongly encourage applications from women and men, people from racialized communities, visible minorities, persons with disabilities and aboriginal persons. Accommodation is available under the Ontario Human Rights Code. Individuals who need assistance in the application process, or those needing job postings in an alternative format, may contact Human Resources.