Maintenance Shop Foreman - Truck & Transport - REgroup

Lower Sackville , Nova Scotia

The REgroup, a division of The Municipal Group of Companies, is a Waste Management company that services the Halifax Regional Municipality and is currently seeking the qualifications and expertise of a Maintenance Shop Foreman – Truck & Transport based out of our Lower Sackville, NS location.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Supervises shop employees to obtain top quality workmanship and efficiency in a repair and service shop environment:
  • Plans and assigns work,
  • Enforces policies and procedures and recommends improvements in repair and service methods, equipment, operating procedures and working conditions.
  • Perform repairs and maintenance of all equipment using own tools. 
  • Supervises preventative maintenance work in accordance with established guidelines
  • Ability to diagnose heavy equipment for proper performance and inspect equipment for faults, defects and malfunctions
  • Obtain appropriate inspections and approval of all major repairs before vehicle is released from maintenance facility and ensure that safety inspections are in compliance with regulatory requirements.
  • Maintain a safe, clean, productive and efficient work area including ensuring work area is in compliance with all relevant Federal, Provincial and local guidelines and requirements
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, Education, and Experience:

  • Certified Technician. Must possess a Red Seal.
  • Minimum 3 years of experience – Truck and Transport
  • Hands on experience of diesel and or gasoline engines within a fast-paced fleet environment
  • Must be experienced with computerized diagnostics
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Utilizes strong organizational and planning skills;
  • Working safely is a condition of employment
  • Strong computer skills with knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, and Power Point,Outlook)

A comprehensive pension and benefits package are offered with this position along with opportunities for advancement and training and development.

Application Process:
Completed applications should be submitted to:

Human Resources
Attention: Sarah Montgomery
Via Email:    
Please reference “Maintenance Shop Foreman” in the subject line.

We are an equal opportunity employer that encourages all interested candidates to submit a detailed resume.

We would like to thank all those who apply; however only those selected for an interview will be notified.