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Position Title: Yard Technician

Position Type: Regular - Full-time

Requisition ID: 11856

Company: Day & Ross Inc.   


Let’s grow together.
Day & Ross is one of Canada’s largest transportation companies, serving top brands across North America. Right now, we’re expanding our business, and there’s never been a better time to join our team and grow your career along with us.

We got our start hauling potatoes in 1950, and today we have more than 8,000 employees, drivers and owner operators. For over a decade, we’ve been recognized as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies, and we were named a Top Company for Women to Work for in Transportation in 2018, 2019, and 2020. Our industry recognition is a testament to the family values we share with our parent company, McCain Foods Limited


About the Role

Yard Technician

Lachine, QC

As a Yard Technician at Day & Ross, you will be responsible for pre-tripping trailers and performing minor repairs as required.


Shift schedule: Monday to Friday, 22:00 to 06:30 (10:00 PM to 6:30 AM)


How You’ll Help

  • Pre-trip trailers in both dock doors and yard and perform minor repairs as required
  • Work with dispatch and dock to identify trailers to be pre-tripped
  • Minor repairs to trailers include but not limited to, lights, glad-hands, etc
  • Operate a motor vehicle equipped for pre-tripping trailers
  • Report deficiencies to maintenance manager or shift supervisor
  • Other related duties as may be required.


Your Skills & Experience:  

  • Experience in maintenance department is considered an asset
  • Communication skills verbal and written
  • Computer skills – data entry accuracy; strong knowledge of MS Office products and web based programs; knowledge and/or experience with AS400 a strong asset.
  • Strong conflict resolution skills
  • Able to work deadlines in high transactional environment
  • Ability to champion business needs in a collaborative manner to colleagues
  • Results focused


Please note that the successful candidate will be subject to reference and criminal background checks prior to employment.

We thank you for your application, but only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
As a federally regulated employer, The Day & Ross fully supports the principles of employment equity and encourages all qualified members of the designated groups to apply.

Function: Transportation     

Location(s): CA - Canada : Quebec : Lachine 

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