Heavy/Medium Duty Licensed Journeyman - Relocation to Calgary, AB

Located in Calgary, AB, Shaw GMC & Kaizen Automotive Group is one of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and a leader in automotive retail. We are always looking to expand and grow our business and are currently looking to add a qualified Medium/HeavyDuty Licensed Journeyman to team. If you’ve got the horsepower to join a fast paced environment and hit our high standards – apply today!


Heavy/Medium Duty Licensed Journeyman are responsible for fixing and maintaining a multitude of vehicles. The role requires extensive knowledge of vehicles and tools (powered and manual) to fix them. Policies surrounding proper disposal (or recycling if possible) are extremely important. You must have a solid understanding of older and newer systems in vehicles. The candidate must be kept up to date on new information from manufacturers regarding vehicles. With the high volume of vehicles in the Shaw GMC Shop, previous experience will be an asset!


  • Maintaining strong safety standards by completing workstation checklists and understanding proper usage of PPE and how to care for it
  • Inspecting vehicles using checklists and diagnostic equipment to understand and determine any possible problems
  • Being able to determine whether a part can be fixed or requires replacement
  • Able to perform car maintenance including oil changes and tire rotations
  • Able to perform work on engines, transmissions, belts, brakes, electrical systems etc., and be able to use the equipment to fix them
  • Must be able to communicate work done and why it was done to customers
  • Other duties as required


  • Red Seal designation or CVIP REQUIRED
  • Air Brakes Certified
  • Must be able to be exposed to extreme weather elements, some noise, perform some work in confined spaces, dust.
  • Must be able to wear all required personal protection equipment for the task, including, but not exclusive, of safety glasses, safety belts, gloves, etc.
  • Involves frequent walking, standing, crouching, kneeling, stooping, bending, balancing.
  • Must be able to perform heavy work and heavy lifting, with frequent lifting up to 50 pounds

Compensation and Benefits;

In addition to competitive pay, we offer our employees;

  • Group Health & Dental
  • Life and Disability Insurance
  • Paid vacation
  • Employee Vehicle Purchase Program

If you are in alignment with our values of integrity, transparency, professionalism and teamwork – now might be the time for you to accelerate your career as part of one of the 50 Best Managed Companies in Canada.



Start Date
Mar 25, 2019