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Service Technician II

Prince George, Canada

Job Category: Manufacturing/Production
Brand: Motion
Job ID: R24_0000001822
Status: Full time

Our Shop employees are there to ensure that the quality of the product is perfect before being sent to customers.This means the employees in this position need to work quickly and efficiently to be sure to meet the customer's demands. Since the shop directly impacts the value of our business and our customer satisfaction, it is important for all shop employees to be able to hold each other accountable to ensure everything operates smoothly.

  • Status:Full Time
  • Level:Entry
  • Travel:No
  • Salary:Hourly

Success Profile

What makes a successful Service Technician II? Check out the traits we’re looking for and see if you have the right mix.

  • Good Listener
  • Results Driven
  • Personable
  • Confident
  • Proactive
  • Team player
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Employee Benefits

  • Medical, dental, vision and healthcare FSA, as well as health and wellness programs

  • Offering competitive PTO package with added days for years of service

  • Tuition reimbursement with opportunities for professional development

  • 401(k) Plan with competitive employer matching

  • Life and Disability Insurance

  • Employee discounts, including NAPA parts, entertainment, technology, appliances, event tickets and more

Job Description

Motion Canada is currently recruiting for a Journeyman Millwright / Industrial Mechanic with extensive hydraulic and mechanical experience in their service shop in Prince George, BC. Based in the service center, the successful candidate will be primarily involved in the repair and maintenance of hydraulic and mechanical components. This exciting and challenging position will report into the Shop Foreman. The position will also require off-site troubleshooting, repairs, installation & commissioning, and customer support in the field.

Motion, is a leading distributor of industrial MRO (maintenance, repair and operation replacement) parts, and the largest Bearing and Power Transmission Company in North America is an industry leader with annual sales around $800million in Canada. We have over 80 branches, including 11 service centers across Canada. With a national platform, a track record of success, an entrepreneurial executive team, and the backing of a multi-billion dollar parent company (GPC), Motion is positioned for strong growth across Canada. The company is a provider of more than 4.8 million parts and services.


• Minimum 5 years of shop experience in rebuilding hydraulic components (pumps, motors, cylinders, valves, etc.) and mechanical components (gear reducers, process pumps, blowers, fluid couplings, clutches, etc.)
• Journeyman Certification – Red Seal is an asset.
• Excellent communication skills in English, both verbal and written
• Ability to read and interpret blueprints and schematics
• Detail oriented with ability to work independently
• Better than average computer skills including: Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook
• Strong planning and organizational skills
• A complete basic set of hand tools required
• Ability to multitask in a dynamic environment
• Team player coupled with solid troubleshooting skills
• Ability to assess and estimate times for rebuild work
• Must be in great physical condition
• Possess a valid driver's license
• Forklift license preferred
• Overhead crane ticket is an asset.
• Basic manual machining skills are an asset
• Basic welding skills are an asset

Submit your well-crafted, error-free resume below and think about:

  • Your learning and development goals
  • Your definition of team player and integrity


  • Comprehensive flex benefits 
  • Competitive salary 
  • An attractive pension plan
  • Learning, growth and development opportunities
  • Great company culture with a strong leadership team
  • Open and frequent communication
  • Timely feedback on individual performance and career development opportunities

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GPC conducts its business without regard to sex, race, creed, color, religion, marital status, national origin, citizenship status, age, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, disability, military status, status as a veteran, or any other protected characteristic. GPC's policy is to recruit, hire, train, promote, assign, transfer and terminate employees based on their own ability, achievement, experience and conduct and other legitimate business reasons.


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