BCGEU Faculty, Heavy Duty Mechanics

Job Number 21GEUF35
Category Heavy duty mechanic
Position BCGEU Faculty, Heavy Duty Mechanics
Company British Columbia Institute of Technology
Job Description

Position title: BCGEU Faculty, Heavy Duty Mechanics

At BCIT, we champion diversity of experiences, ideas, cultures and perspectives, to foster a community in which equality and inclusivity are embedded in everything we do. We embrace endless innovation, ignited by imagination and creativity, to improve our approaches, opportunities and outcomes. We strive to achieve excellence in everything we do, to accomplish real, measurable results. We believe in the power of collaboration to amplify our efforts and begin every interaction with a foundation of respect for others’ expertise, insights and inherent worth. Our overall vision is to empower people, share BC, and inspire global progress. If this resonates with you, come join our team as we continue to provide practical education for a complex world.

The Heavy Equipment Group requires one regular, full-time Faculty at our campus located on Annacis Island in Delta to deliver training in our apprenticeship and foundation programs.

Duties & Responsibilities

This full time position includes instructional responsibilities such as: teaching provincial curriculum; short-term coverage for Faculty release; preparing and presenting classroom lectures, course delivery and assessment materials; providing practical demonstrations; and working collaboratively within our heavy equipment team and with the Department Head.

The program curriculum includes the instruction of disassembly, inspection, overhaul, servicing and reassembly of many types of off-road heavy duty equipment and commercial trucks. This ranges from class 8 semi tractors and transport trailers through to bulldozers, front end loaders, skid steers and excavators.


Skills and Qualifications


  • BC Trades Qualification with Inter-Provincial Red Seal in Heavy Duty Mechanics
  • BC Certificate of Apprenticeship in Heavy Duty Mechanics
  • BC Trades Qualification with Inter-Provincial Red Seal in Commercial Transport is an asset
  • A minimum of five years’ recent journeyperson industry experience (more preferred)
  • Ability to Instruct the full scope of heavy duty curriculum including tracks and undercarriage
  • Documented experience in the repair and maintenance of heavy duty or off-road equipment
  • Demonstrated excellent organizational, interpersonal and communication skills
  • Current computer literacy and proficiency with Microsoft Word and PowerPoint: ability to manage files located on a database
  • Previous supervisory or leadership experience would be an asset
  • Documented experience working as an Instructor in a post-secondary or industrial setting within a team environment is an asset


  • Being a part of BC’s Top 100 Employers, and a member of the CCDI.
  • A generous Total Compensation package which includes extended health and dental benefits and a superb pension plan.
  • Access to Professional Development Funds and opportunities for career development.
  • Increase your knowledge with Tuition waivers for BCIT courses.
  • Enjoy subsidized parking and discounted access to our fitness facilities (including classes like Yoga and Zumba).
  • Additional Wellness and Employee Assistance programs.


Location Annacis Island, British Columbia
Compensation/Pay Rate $67,034 to $99,572 per annum.
Contact Information

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Post date March 29, 2021
Application Deadline April 19, 2021