Army Reserve Mobile Support Equipment Operator

Army Reserve Canadian Armed Forces
Published
September 6, 2022
Location
4007 Sandwich St Windsor ON N9C 1C3, Windsor, Canada
Job Type

Description

In order to apply for this position, you MUST meet three basic criteria:

  • You MUST have 15 high school credits (Grade 10 in Ontario)*
  • You MUST be between 16 and 56 years old*
  • You MUST be a Canadian Citizen. Permanent Residents cannot apply.*

You will be required to join the Canadian Armed Forces Army Reserve to be employed in this position.

This is NOT a civilian placement.

**Please note that in accordance with the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) regulations, there is a requirement to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to receive employment with the CAF. If you are not vaccinated and choose not to get the vaccine, you will be ineligible to join the CAF. If this is the case for you, please let us know as soon as possible so we can close your application. Furthermore, those who have a legitimate medical contraindication or those who provide legitimate grounds protected against discrimination under the Canadian Human Rights Act, including religion, can request for accommodation. Please make it known as soon as possible if you are requesting an accommodation. Individuals requesting accommodation will have their matter reviewed as part of the application process.**

We offer skills that most employers find valuable, for example:

  • Teamwork
  • Problem Solving
  • Leadership
  • First Aid/CPR/AED Training
  • WHIMIS

There are opportunities to travel and work in many different environments.

All training is paid and when you are sent on training courses, all accommodations, and meals are covered by the employer.

As a Reservist with the Canadian Armed Forces, you do not sign a contract locking you in to a fixed period of service.

As an Army Reservist we offer: 100% medical coverage while on duty, a dental plan, and a pension plan. Pay rates are based on a daily rate with annual increases, and increases with promotions. Base pay is $101.96 per day.

This is an excellent opportunity for students. We offer a full time summer employment program that will provide the successful applicant the opportunity to work on a salary basis starting 1 May to 31 Aug, or any part thereof. This is guaranteed for the first four years that you are employed with us.

Mobile Support Equipment Operators operate military vehicles ranging in size from standard automobiles to snow removal equipment and all-terrain vehicles.

The primary responsibilities of the Mobile Support Equipment Operator are to:

  • Operate buses, automobiles, trucks and tractor-trailers
  • Operate specialized mobile equipment such as fueling tankers, snowplows, tractors and all-terrain vehicles
  • Receive, load, secure and unload materiel and equipment transported by road
  • Provide transportation support for combat and field operations
  • Maintain equipment in serviceable condition by cleaning, inspecting and correcting minor faults
  • Prepare dispatch schedules and coordinate user requirements for vehicles and equipment
  • Prepare and maintain job-related forms, records and reports

Mobile Support Equipment Operators encounter a variety of employment and environmental conditions as they are required to operate a broad range of mobile support equipment. Conditions may vary from working indoors on bases to working outdoors, especially during field operations and while on missions abroad.

Online Information package:

Canadian Army Reserves in Windsor and Chatham

Online Information package (Co-Op)

Army Reserve Co-Op

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