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Mechanic Shop Helper / Apprentice – Kamloops, BC

The Mechanic Shop Helper works alongside Heavy Duty and Red Seal Mechanics, supporting the regular maintenance of a motor coach and shuttle bus fleet. The Mechanic Shop Helper is an integral part of the team and an enabler of success as we safely move people to their destinations.


Previous experience in a labour or mechanics job is a plus, however, we are willing to train the right candidate.



Working alongside Heavy Duty and Red Seal Mechanics, the primary responsibilities of Mechanic Shop Helpers are to:


  • Assist with diagnosing and addressing issues with motor coaches and buses
  • Perform minor repairs and conduct routine maintenance and servicing on fleet
  • Maintain a clean, organized, and safe work environment by ensuring proper storage and maintenance of tools and equipment
  • Complete other duties as assigned



You are a motivated, self driven, safety-oriented individual who enjoys learning and wants to launch your career as a mechanic in the passenger transportation sector.  You take pride in your work and the knowledge that you are working for an organization with a culture of safety and service excellence.  Your critical thinking, troubleshooting, problem solving, and attention to detail will contribute to your success as a Mechanic Shop Helper. 



  • Completion of heavy-duty mechanic foundations course required
  • Working knowledge of tools, techniques, and terminology associated with the mechanics’ trade
  • Working knowledge of the accident and safety precautions of the trade
  • Experience working with motor coaches or buses (preferred)
  • Currently apprenticing in the field, or has an interest in apprenticing (asset)
  • Excellent teamwork skills– able to work collaboratively and communicate with peers and supervisors
  • Highly motivated and eager to learn



At TRAXX, we are in the people business. No matter your role in the company, from maintenance techs to drivers and office team members, you play an important part in the day-to-day operations and ensuring a smooth transition from planning to travel implementation. We recognize that by providing our employees:

  • Group RRSP Program
  • Group Health Benefits
  • Positive Learning and Growth Environment
  • Transition into an apprenticeship is an option
  • Competitive pay based on experience: $20.00-$23.00 per hour


JOB TYPE: Full-time, Permanent



TRAXX Coachlines provides first-class charter motor coach services throughout Western Canada and the Greater Seattle Area. At our core, our culture of excellence, transparency and inclusivity is only possible with dedicated team members who share our vision – being the number one choice in group travel solutions locally and abroad. We bring together individuals with diverse backgrounds, talents, and expertise to support our clients. From sports teams to chartered tours to worksite transportation, TRAXX has been providing the best motorcoach experience on the road since 1932.

We are looking for like-minded ones to join our team! Please submit your application online.