Coast Mountain Bus Company
Post Date: September 13, 2022
Apply Before: March 12, 2023

Job Overview


Greater Vancouver


British Columbia




Planning & Public Works


Full Time

Job Description

Job title:                            Trimmer
Job ID:                                20210265
Location:                           Greater Vancouver Area
Full/Part Time:                Full-time
Regular/Temporary:     Regular


Trim Shop

Marketing Statement
As the largest operating company in the integrated TransLink enterprise, Coast Mountain Bus Company (CMBC) operates a fleet of clean-fuel conventional and community shuttle buses, zero-emission trolley buses, and passenger ferry SeaBuses in Metro Vancouver, the largest single transit service area in Canada.

At CMBC, one of BC’s Top Employers, we’re committed to providing an innovative, healthy, and engaging workforce. This is reflected in our workforce of over 5,500 employees performing over 400 unique jobs, who are committed and empowered to deliver service that attracts nearly 1.1 million passengers daily and connects people, businesses, and communities in the Metro Vancouver region.

We have the important job of helping our passengers get to work, appointments, visiting with family and friends, and back again every day. Metro Vancouver relies on us, and we take that as a point of pride.

Perform on assigned shift, a variety of upholstery duties including make-up, repair & installation of seat covers repair and replace foam cushions bonding of seat covers to foam and frames repair and modifications to pneumatic &/or electrically operated driver’s seat repairs to articulated bus bellows manufacture of safety screens and covers other related duties as required.

Grade 12 or equivalent Must be able to custom fit auto upholstery and operate an industrial sewing machine. Minimum of 8 years work experience at the journeyman level. Vocational courses in Auto Upholstery an asset. Some experience in furniture upholstery an asset. Clear driver’s licence. An up-to-date driving abstract must company application.

Other Information
Recruitment Process: An applicant will be required to demonstrate their suitability for this position by meeting the minimum level of qualifications and experience in order to be invited into the selection process. A standard interview format will be used including general, scenario, and behavioural descriptive interview questions.

COVID-19 Safety Vaccination Policy
To support public health, and protect the health and safety of our employees, customers, and their families, Coast Mountain Bus Company employees will be required to be fully vaccinated against COVID19 and will need to provide proof of full vaccination status in compliance with the employer’s COVID19 Safety Vaccination Policy.

Accommodations may be applicable under the BC Human Rights Code. Should an applicant be unable to provide proof of full vaccination, and should an accommodation be requested, additional information will be required to determine whether the individual is entitled to be accommodated.

Work Schedule
37.5 hours per week.

Work Designation
This position works predominately on-site.

Rate of Pay
$47.72 per hour.

The Total Compensation Package includes Extended Health, Dental, Transit Pass, and enrollment in the Public Service Pension Plan. Focus on your development through tuition reimbursement, training, and mentorship programs. Enjoy a variety of health and wellness programs, including access to gym facilities. Speak to us to know more about what we offer.

How to Apply
Visit our Career Site and apply through our job portal.

INSTRUCTIONS: Please save your (1) cover letter, and your (2) resume as one pdf document prior to
uploading your application online.

Closing Date: Until Filled

Please note that only those short listed will be contacted.

Having issues applying? Review our System Requirements and Support or email for assistance.

We are an equal opportunity employer committed to creating and supporting a diverse and inclusive workforce that is free of all forms of discrimination. We are committed to providing reasonable accommodations and will work with you to meet your needs. If you are a person with a disability and require assistance during the application process, please reach out! We celebrate our inclusive work environment and welcome members of all backgrounds, skills, and perspectives.

Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. For a confidential inquiry, simply email us at

Job Overview


Greater Vancouver


British Columbia

Starting Salary:



Planning & Public Works

Job Type

Full Time

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