utilities & trades public works
Posted On: May 2, 2019
Closing Date: May 17, 2019
Leeds & Thousand Islands Employment
The Township of Leeds and the Thousand Islands, with facilities located in Lansdowne, Ontario, is accepting applications for the full-time position of Mechanic to repair, maintain and service all township vehicles and equipment and to operate equipment as required. 
The ideal candidate will possess a mechanic’s license with a trade certificate 310T heavy truck and coach license, a 421A heavy equipment certificate, combined with several years of relevant experience in heavy truck and equipment maintenance and repair.
Other qualifications include: a valid DZ license with a satisfactory driver abstract; good interpersonal and communication skills, initiative, and reliability. Excellent references, and a satisfactory police check are also a requirement.  
The salary range for this position is $30.40 to $35.56 (40 hours per week) commensurate with your qualifications. The Township offers a comprehensive benefits package and participation in OMERS.  This is a unionized position under CUPE Local 5397.
Please submit your covering letter and detailed resume in confidence to by 4 pm on Friday, May 17, 2019. Please quote “Competition No. 03-2019” in the subject line of your email.
In accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information & Protection of Privacy Act, all information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Act, 2001, and will only be used during the selection process for the subject posting.
In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, if you require this document or any additional documents in an alternative format, please contact the Municipal Clerk by email at or by calling at 613-659-2415 ext. 216. Should you require any special accommodations in order to apply for this position or interview for a position with the Township, please inform the Clerk and we will endeavor to make such accommodations.
We thank each candidate for applying; however, only those selected for interview will be contacted.