Workshop Attendant

VFO Transportation Services

Competition No.  -    S100347706
Posting Date  -    May 04, 2022
Closing Date  -    Will remain open until filled.
Position Type  -    Full Time - Operating Funded
Salary Range  -    $44,697 to $59,479 (pro-rated) per year
Grade  -    05
Hours  -    40.00

This competition is restricted to current employees of the University of Alberta only. Please indicate your internal status using the "Advertisement" drop down menu when applying.

This position is a part of the Non-Academic Staff Association (NASA). 

This position offers a comprehensive benefits package which can be viewed at: Faculty & Staff Benefits.

Location - North Campus

Working for the University of Alberta

The University of Alberta acknowledges that we are located on Treaty 6 territory, and respects the histories, languages and cultures of First Nations, Métis, Inuit and all First Peoples of Canada, whose presence continues to enrich our vibrant community.

The University of Alberta is teeming with change makers, community builders, and world shapers who lead with purpose each and every day. We are home to more than 40,000 students in 200+ undergraduate and 500+ graduate programs, over 13,000 faculty and staff, 260,000 alumni worldwide and have been recognized as one of Canada’s Greenest Employers for over a decade.

Your work will have a meaningful influence on a fascinating cross section of people—from our students and stakeholders, to our renowned researchers and innovators who are quite literally curing diseases, making discoveries and generating solutions that make the world healthier, safer, stronger, and more just.

Position summary

Perform engine oil and filter changes at regularly scheduled intervals. The work includes light vehicle inspection and checks for such things as tire wear/ pressure, body damage, steering components, and suspension components. Also check fluid levels, look for leaks and check belts and hoses. Contact customers to arrange for vehicle drop off and notify customers when vehicle is complete. Wash, clean and inspect vehicles for interior and exterior damages prior to issuing vehicles to staff and then checking again after the vehicle is returned. Complete tire removal, installation, repairs and balancing using standard tire equipment. Other miscellaneous duties like maintenance, cleaning, fuelling related to operation of vehicle service and repair shop


  • Vehicle Preparation, Cleaning, Dispatch and Returns
  • Vehicle Preventative Maintenance
  • Tire and glass repairs
  • New vehicle setups
  • Prepare used vehicles for sale
  • General computer skills and familiarity with Word, Excel and email.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Completion of Grade 10
  • Class 5 driver’s licence, non-GDL
  • Clean driver’s abstract
  • Mechanically Inclined
  • Physically fit to lift up to 50 lbs, climb, walk, bend and kneel often

Preferred Qualification

  • Class 4 drivers license an asset
  • Previous experience
  • Experience with Fleet Management Information System an asset

How to Apply

Apply Online

Note: Online applications are accepted until midnight Mountain Standard Time of the closing date.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted.

The University of Alberta is committed to an equitable, diverse, and inclusive workforce. We welcome applications from all qualified persons. We encourage women; First Nations, Métis and Inuit persons; members of visible minority groups; persons with disabilities; persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity and expression; and all those who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas and the University to apply.