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Cullen Diesel Power Limited has career opportunities available at the Surrey Truck Shop for experienced Detroit Diesel Engine Journeyman Mechanics, Certified Heavy Duty/Commercial Transport Mechanics and Allison Transmission mechanics. At present we do not have any opening for Certified Electrical/Mechanical Field Service Technicians or On-highway Allison Transmission Mechanics however we will accept resumes for future opportunities. Interested candidates, please submit your resume to Mr. Steve Palm Email: or fax: 604-888-4749.


The successful applicant will be responsible for providing 24 hours service for generator sets, switchgear and other related products. Must be self-motivated, able to meet the public, diagnose problems, make recommendations and fill out necessary paperwork, calculate and collect payment as required. Behavior, neatness and ability to get along well with people are of equal importance as mechanical ability.

Major Duties and Responsibilities:

• Response to after hour service calls around the clock.
• Implement Company safety and service policies and procedures in the field.
• Develop and maintain effective personal working relationships with electrical contractors, building managers and end users.
• Diagnose and perform repairs on all makes of engines and power generators with minimum supervision.
• Perform periodic maintenance and testing on single and multiple parallel generator sets, with mechanical and electrical.
• Participate in quoting process, estimate labour hours for repair jobs.
• Responsible for COD collection.
• Explain customer charges, answer product questions and insure customer satisfaction.
• Complete paperwork for customer billing and internal procedures.
• Maintain working area and/or service vehicle in a neat and organized condition.
• Own a complete set of hand tools for both mechanical and electrical repairs.
• Maintain a good work ethic, neat appearance and report to shop or job site on a timely basis, work effectively with other members of the generator team.
• Perform special assignments as requested.

Skills and Abilities:

• Good organizational skills and ability to co-ordinate and complete jobs independently.
• Effective oral and written communication skills.
• Must have a well developed troubleshooting and problem solving abilities.
• Proficient use of a Windows based PC with MS Office and engine specific software.
• Knowledge of A.C. generators (brush and brushless), all types or voltage regulators, automatic transfer switches, paralleling switchgear, remote cooling system, day tanks, fuel systems and proper installation of generator sets.
• Thorough understanding of AC and DC wiring/systems
• Must have experience load testing generator sets at 600V or below.
• Capable of using PC’s for engine/generator controller/ATS control module interfacing and programming
• Strong understanding and experience with mechanical systems including engine repair
• Proficient mechanical and electrical skills to perform failure analysis, troubleshooting and repairs of all types of engines, power generators and related equipment.
• Self-motivated and capable of working without direct supervision.
• Able to work in adverse working conditions requiring physical dexterity.


• Must possess and maintain a valid Electrical Journeyman certificate with a Class A rating. Applicants with a mechanical aptitude are considered an asset.
• Minimum of five years experience on AC electrical systems
• Participate in after hour/home study program when applicable.
• Applicants must have a valid class 5 driver’s license and submit a recent driving record.
• Applicants must hold or attain ASTTBC certificate for emergency generator inspection within 6 months of filling of posting.

To submit your application send your resume to the attention of Annish Singh at the Surrey Office fax: 604-888-4749 or e-mail address:



Cullen Diesel Power Limited periodically has career opportunities available at our Cranbrook and the Elk Valley locations for Detroit Diesel Engine and Certified Journeyman Heavy Duty Mechanics with some S4000 Mine Engine experience. Interested candidates, please submit your resume to Mr. Steve Kahl.     Email: or fax: 250-426-3753.



Cullen Diesel Power Limited periodically has career opportunities available for Detroit Diesel Engine Mechanics with Service and Overhaul experience, On-highway engine experience, Off-highway engine experience and Allison Transmission experience. Interested candidates, please submit your resume to Mr. Dennis Miskow. Email: or fax: 250-758-9151.