Elevation Technician

Whether you have worked in the Lifts & Elevating space in the past or are looking to jump headfirst into a new career, this is an opportunity for someone who doesn’t like to be stuck behind a desk.

Burnaby, BC, Canada


Motion - Canada's leading mobility and accessibility solutions provider - offers a wide variety of equipment including wheelchairs, scooters, walkers, bathroom safety items, stair lifts and home elevators to make life accessible. <br /><br />Serving clients of all ages in Ontario, Alberta and British Columbia, our team of knowledgeable and compassionate experts work with each person and their care circle to determine their needs and provide solutions accordingly. https://motionspecialties.com/

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Mid Level

Overview: <p>Hello, it&rsquo;s a new day and it&rsquo;s time to answer the call to elevate your career and make life accessible for all.</p> <p><strong>Our purpose is to make life accessible</strong></p> <p>Our compassion and knowledge sets us apart. With kindness and expertise, we support individuals by delivering the right mobility, accessibility, personal care, and daily living solutions.</p> <p>We believe that providing people with comprehensive solutions empowers and fulfills us all.</p> <p><strong>Our role is to care</strong></p> <p>As we strive to expand our reach and clients we care for, we are adding specialists to our teams who embody kindness, collaboration and respect. If you want to help our clients experience their most vibrant lives while growing your own career in a nurturing, learning-focused and supportive environment - you will love being part of Motion.</p> <p><strong>Who we need</strong></p> <p>Right now, we are adding a full time Elevation Technician&nbsp;to join our team in our Vancouver&nbsp;location. We are looking to hire an Elevation&nbsp;Technician who shares our passion for enriching the lives of the clients we work with.</p> <p><strong>Who you are</strong></p> <p>Whether you have worked in the Lifts &amp; Elevating space in the past or are looking to jump headfirst into a new career, this is an opportunity for someone who doesn&rsquo;t like to be stuck behind a desk. Someone who can fix technical and mechanical issues with mobility equipment and who genuinely likes to help people. An empathetic listener, curious problem solver and friendly communicator, you are able to provide an outstanding customer experience for every Motion client.</p>
Responsibilities: <p><strong>What you will do</strong></p> <ul> <li>Diagnose and repair. Working with our Care Centre, you will deliver, install and repair accessibility lift and elevating equipment (ALE) across the Vancouver region. This may include but is not limited to: <ul> <li>Assessing and troubleshooting issues clients may be having with their device</li> <li>Repairing ALE devices/equipment onsite and in-store</li> <li>Repairing electrical systems within the ALE devices/equipment</li> <li>Program and set-up of ALE equipment</li> <li>Install and repair elevating products and solutions</li> </ul> </li> <li>Deliver a Motion customer experience. Our service technicians are the face of our company, delivering outstanding customer experiences every day. You will be providing on-site and in-home repair and set-up for mobility devices such as ramps and ceiling tracks or wheelchair and stair lifts.</li> <li>Be flexible and mobile. You will spend your days traveling to different sites and client&rsquo;s homes within Vancouver and the surrounding region.</li> </ul>
Requirements: <p><strong>What you bring</strong></p> <ul> <li>Technical Skills. You have previous experience with mechanical or manufacturing diagnostic tools, and/or knowledge of Lifts &amp; Elevating equipment.</li> <li>Analytical skills. An avid trouble-shooter, you are innovative and efficient in your approach to solving problems.</li> <li>Empathy. To provide our clients with the best Motion customer experience we need someone who can be empathetic to our client&rsquo;s needs and circumstances. You can navigate any situation in a friendly, professional and compassionate manner.</li> <li>Willingness to learn. You thrive in an environment where you work with your hands and are able to pick up new skills quickly. Through mentorship and training, we will provide you with all the tools and resources to be successful as our new Service Technician.</li> <li>Additional must have requirements. You are able to lift up to fifty (50) pounds in order to move or repair equipment and devices. You have a valid driver's license and a clean driving record; travel to client sites is required however you will be provided with a company vehicle. You have a clean criminal background check and are bondable.</li> </ul> <p><strong>Why join? We are Motion</strong></p> <p>At Motion, we&rsquo;ve undergone a recent transformation and we think that&rsquo;s exciting. With a strong reputation as experts in our field, we&rsquo;re turning inwards to foster a culture of belonging, giving and strength. Joining us now is a chance to be part of that momentum; a chance to make an impact in people&rsquo;s lives and help create a company environment you believe in.</p> <p>Thank you for taking the time to consider joining us. If you want to be part of our team, express your interest here.</p> <p>Motion is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to providing reasonable accommodations, if required, and will work with you to meet your needs. If you are a person with a disability and require assistance during the application process, please contact us.</p>