Shop Supervisor - Truck & Equipment Repair

Sutherland Group
Posted 4 months ago
$27-$30 per hour
Full Time

Job Description

We are looking for a Shop Supervisor to join our Summit Truck & Equipment Repair team in the West Kootenays, just a 30 minute commute from Castlegar, BC. As a Sutherland Group company, Summit values more than simply providing industry-renowned services to our clients. We put the happiness, success, and growth of our team members and community first. Join us in our commitment to elevate and innovate in the Heavy Duty Repair industry.


  • Wage is $27-30 per hour, depending on experience
  • 4 on/4 off rotation with 11.25 hour day shifts. No night shifts!
  • Excellent work/life balance – enjoy 4 straight days off in the Kootenays every week
  • Consistent, steady work in a professional and respectful environment. As a member of the Sutherland Group, we are proud to be able to serve not only our loyal clients, but our partner companies as well, guaranteeing work for our industry-leading teams.


Summit is a proud member of the Sutherland Group of Companies. It is our great pleasure to extend the following benefits to all Sutherland Group team members:

  • Pension Program with Sutherland Group matching contributions up to 100%, starting at 3%, increasing in graduated increments and topping out at 5% after 8 years.
  • Extended health benefits program through a cost shared benefits plan
  • Confidential Employee Family Assistance Program
  • Health & Safety Policy & Programs


  • Prioritize repair and maintenance jobs and schedule work for Mechanics.
  • Open and close work orders, ensuring all data is correct.
  • Track Mechanics’ time.
  • Prepare work orders for Service Manager.
  • Document all work performed and recommended on the work order.
  • Communicate with parts department to obtain required parts.
  • Communicate with Service Manager if additional work is needed, if work outlined is not needed, or if repairs cannot be completed within the promised time.
  • Work in compliance with Company Health & Safety policies, and OHSA standards.
  • Instruct Mechanics and Apprentices in proper procedures.


As a member of the Summit Truck & Equipment Repair team, we expect you bring the following to the table:

  • Experience in managing and delegating tasks to team members.
  • Experience in truck and trailer maintenance and repair is an asset.
  • Valid Class 5 Driver’s Licence required. Class 1 licence would be an asset.
  • Basic computer skills.
  • Ability to organize and prioritize work flow in an efficient manner.
  • Working knowledge of CVSE inspection standards and the Motor Vehicle Act of Canada.
  • Teamwork and ability to share knowledge by teaching and coaching junior Mechanics.


If you think there’s a fit, we look forward to meeting you and thank you in advance for your application. Visit our website to learn more about The Sutherland Group


Summit Truck and Equipment Repair offers heavy equipment and commercial transport repair based in Salmo, British Columbia. Offering mobile services, welding and fabrication and full stocked parts and tire department, Summit has been a trusted heavy industry repair partner serving the West Kootenays for over 25 years.


The Sutherland Group of Companies is a specialized integrated network of heavy industry experts, with an offering that extends from equipment and logistics through to people and safety, in service of high-performing customers in the civil, forestry, transportation, and marine industries in search of complex supply chain solutions.

For nearly 30 years, we have worked to position The Sutherland Group as a heavy industry leader, not only with our partners, but from within. We are proud to prioritize the success of our team members by offering a diversified workplace, competitive compensation plans, benefits, training, and ongoing growth opportunities.

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