Associated NOC Code: 1522 – Storekeepers and Parts Persons

Job Prospects: In Demand

Education: Often Required

Salary Range: Coming Soon

As part of the maintenance team, Parts Technicians ensure that mechanics have the components they need to complete required repairs and maintenance, which is critical to keep freight moving.

Parts Technicians work in warehouses and terminals. They are active throughout their shifts performing several jobs, including locating parts, maintaining inventory, moving stock, and delivering parts to mechanics and technicians in their maintenance shops. They also spend time at a workstation, using computers to input inventory data. An ability to work with others and prioritize workloads is an asset as they work in what is considered to be a fast-paced environment.