MAINT - 310T Lead Hand Mechanic

Markham, ON, Canada Req #18
Monday, April 26, 2021



Title:                         Lead Hand (Working 310T Technician)


Location:                  Miller Waste Systems Inc. – Markham


Reporting to:          Shop Foreman


Hours:                      Monday – Friday (6:00 am – 3:00 pm)


Start Date:              ASAP



Miller Waste Systems Inc. has been in operation since 1961. Miller is a leader in waste management and diversion, providing governments and industries with a wide range of services in the provinces of Ontario, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Manitoba. Miller has over 50 years’
experience in the waste management sector, and currently operates out of more than 30 locations. We are looking for a highly capable
Lead Hand (Working 310T Technician) to be located out of our Markham location in Ontario.


Miller Waste Systems is looking for a Licensed Lead Hand (Working 310T Technician) with 5+ years of experience in the heavy truck/transportation repair industry and with 2+ years of shop supervisory experience. A collaborative but strong nature is essential, and the applicant’s background in maintenance and the transportation industry will allow them to succeed and grow within Miller Waste.


In the position of Lead Hand (Working 310T Technician), your responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Supervise and lead a team of qualified technicians to ensure all shift work is performed
    safely, cost effectively and in a time efficient manner.

  • Dispatch service calls

  • Liaise with Vendors

  • Process timecards and work orders as necessary.

  • Delegate repairs and PM’s to Technicians based on their skills and abilities.

  • Ensure all preventative maintenance schedules and repairs are kept current and completed in accordance with MWSI policy & procedures. 
  • Provide a clean safe work environment for all shop employees.
  • Complete various mechanical repairs, including hydraulics, & PM’s. 
  • Liaise with Operations Supervisors and drivers in a professional and team-oriented manner



The successful applicant will be comfortable with prioritization, planning, coordination, and organization, with an ability to respond and adapt in changing, high pressure environments. This individual will be able to assess problem situations, recognize issues, and use judgment to
create solutions that meet required standards.

  • Licensed Truck and Coach Technician (310T).

  • Must have a minimum of 2 years supervising mechanics.

  • Must be capable to lift, 50+ pounds.

  • Strong technical knowledge of equipment.

    Strong interpersonal, communication, self-management and organizational skills.

  • Able to work extra hours, weekends, days and holidays as required.

    Knowledge of word, excel and outlook an asset.

  • Must be a team player.

    Flexibility is also required as this position occasionally requires travel, early starts, late finishes and, on rare occasions, weekend work.

    Miller Waste Systems strives to be ‘only the best’. As a privately owned and operated Waste Company we have 50 years experience of providing quality service to all our customers. We have been successful in achieving this goal by providing a family and employee centric environment at all our locations. By providing an industry leading work environment and compensation,
    benefits, and pension programs, Miller Waste continues to grow our business. 

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Travel Required No
  • Required Education Certification
  • Job Start Date Monday, April 26, 2021
  • Markham, ON, Canada