eg.: “Welder”, “Design Engineer”, etc.
eg.: “Toronto”, “Mississauga”, etc.


Toronto, Ontario
Job Type Temporary
Job ID 3734
Number Of Positions 5
Salary to discuss
Job Description

Protech Solutions is currently looking for a technician to fill a temporary position with one of our clients in the railway industry located in Toronto.


The technicians are the first line of interaction with operation and maintenance personnel at customer facilities. Their purpose is to ensure that the company products provided are fully operational and that passenger trains remain reliably in-service. The technician listens and responds to the customers concerns, and has the necessary skill and training to diagnose and solve problems with equipment. Duties will be in a challenging electromechanical maintenance environment, and may include removal and replacement of parts on equipment.



  • Deep technical understanding of railway equipment (hydraulic, hvac, brakes and door systems) and related systems, and the corresponding ability to troubleshoot and fix equipment in the field (on or off a transit vehicle);
  • Respond to customer needs as instructed by the Field Service Manager;
  • Manage response and repair times as estimated for each assigned job. Complete tasks effectively in a timely manner;
  • Following training, possess the knowledge necessary to implement all field-related policies and procedures to represent the company appropriately;
  • Be prepared, mentally and physically, to respond quickly to field emergencies (including travel on very short notice for several days in a row);
  • Work with peers and sub-contractors effectively;
  • Interact with customer and communicate effectively;
  • Communicate regularly with Field Service Manager to address customer issues as well as with engineering staff to seek support or give feedback on existing product performance challenges, scheduling, and to provide feedback on the experience with the customer.  


  • Six (6) years or more in aerospace, automotive or rail transit industry;
  • Experience with any one of system such as hydraulic, heating, ventilation and air conditioning, brakes and doors;
  • Excellent English communication skills (written and spoken).


Protech Solutions provides specialized personnel to the automotive, mass transit, aeronautics and defense industries as well as manufacturing, for temporary, contractual and permanent mandates. Protech Solutions can provide highly qualified professionals with the skills necessary to supervise large-scale projects, from design, planning to start-up, execution and through to completion.


If you have the skills and experience, we are looking for to succeed in this position, please apply online or email your resume to Dorothée Turnblom.


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