Maintenance Man/ Woman
Operations Management




Established on 1898, GATX is the leading global provider of railcar leasing and service to customers throughout North America, Europe, and India. Through Trifleet, we own, lease, and manage a global fleet of tank containers. Jointly with Rolls-Royce plc, we also own one of the largest aircraft spare engine leasing portfolios in the world.  Across all our businesses, we provide innovative, unparalleled service that enables our customers to transport what matters safely and sustainably, while championing the well-being of our employees and communities.


Our Railcars Maintenance shop located at  2200 Caribou St W, Moose Jaw, SK S6H 7N5 is looking for motivated and dynamic individuals with at least a High School Diploma or Equivalent for a full time  Maintenance Man/ Woman position. This role coordinates, leads, performs preventive maintenance , repairs, changes, improvements and conversions to the shop's buildings, grounds, machinery and equipment. Strives to facilitate a culture of continuous improvement utilizing the SQDC(Safety, Quality, Delivery & Cost) methodology to improve general shop maintenance. 



  • Operates automatic steam boiler and auxiliary equipment;
  • Dismantles, cleans, repairs, replaces, maintains, assembles and lubricate mechanical equipment;
  • Ensure that items like air compressor, waste treatment equipment, blast equipment, auto truck and drill press are working properly;
  • Performs minor electrical work as required;
  • Repairs and maintains shop buildings, overhead doors and windows;
  • Installs and maintains piping for water, air and steam lines, toilets and drinking fountains;
  • Operates simple machine tools such as drill press, threading machines and hydraulic press;
  • Performing welding on equipment as required in performance of maintenance work;
  • Identify and perform all tool, equipment, machinery and building maintenance repairs and update HIPPO
  • Establish and maintain a good working relationship with vendors of parts and services related to maintenance.
  • Maintain inventory of appropriate replacement parts and maintenance stock;
  • Ensure equipment logs are maintained and provided to the appropriate parties for reporting purposes.
  • Keeps work area in a clean and orderly manner 
  • Comply with established safety policies, support continuing safety awareness for safety, and when possible recommend specific changes and improvements to health and safety policies and programs. 


TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT USED: Grinders, welders, burning equipment and attachments, pneumatic tools, jacks, torch, measuring devices, vapor-blaster, lifting equipment (forklift, crane, gear table, etc) and assorted hand tools and gauges. Hippo workorder system, SharePoint, CI methods and procedures.



  • Minimum high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Minimum of two (2) years as a Journeyman Millwright or Heavy Duty Mechanic in an industrial or manufacturing environment.
  • A certification in electricity or mechanic is a plus
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, work orders, operating and maintenance instructions
  • Extensive knowledge of facility equipment and buildings. General Computer skills or ability to quickly learn (HIPPO). CI green belt or equivilant.



PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this position, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. The employee uses moderate to heavy physical exertion. Use of a variety of medium-sized hand tools for performing work. Climbs and works from ladders.


  • Must be able to stoop for extended periods and routinely move from kneeling to standing positions
  • Must be able to lift (vertically) up to 85 pounds from the ground surface
  • Must be able to push / pull (horizontally) up to 150 pounds
  • Must be able to climb ladders and perform work at elevated heights
  • Must be able to work in extreme temperature environments
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually loud to moderate, hearing protection must be worn."



  • Competitive salaries and growth opportunities
  • Good working environment, stability and a good work/life balance
  • Fringe Benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance) at zero cost to the employee
  • Retirement Saving (RRSP)
  • Paid Sick leave and paid vacation
  • Continuous training and development


Consistent with our policy, all new hires are required to be fully vaccinated and boosted.


GATX embraces diversity, and we are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills.


We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

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