British Columbia Institute of Technology

BCGEU Faculty, Railway (BB-6EA0F)

Found in: Talent CA


Position Summary

Come share your passion for the Railway Industry with the next generation of learners at BCIT!

The Motive Power Group requires temporary Faculty for periods of up to three months at our campus on Annacis Island in Delta to deliver training in several railway courses and programs, to a certification level.

Duties & Responsibilities

This position includes instructional responsibilities such as: teaching Federal and Provincial railway curriculum; preparing and presenting classroom lectures, course delivery and assessment materials; providing practical demonstrations and proficiency assessments; and working collaboratively within our heavy equipment faculty team, workshop technicians and Department Heads. BCIT Railway is a certified industrial railway in BC, and follows all applicable Canadian Railway Operating Rules (CROR) and the Federal Railway Safety Act. As a railway professional, you will be currently certified in CROR and Transportation of Dangerous Goods (TDG) or have a willingness to obtain this. A successful applicant would have demonstrated experience as a Conductor or as a Locomotive Engineer, or both.



  • Canadian Railway Operating Rules (CROR) Qualification by a Class 1 Railway (current, or willing to recertify)
  • A minimum of five years’ recent industry experience following certification (more preferred).
  • Hold current railway medical clearance to operate in a safety critical position (or willing to obtain)
  • Documented experience in the inspection and operation of railway equipment
    o(rail cars, locomotive, rail car mover).
  • Demonstrated excellent organizational, interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Current computer literacy and proficiency with Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and a Learning management system (LMS): ability to manage files located on a database.
  • Railway track maintenance experience would be an asset
  • Previous supervisory or leadership experience would be an asset.
  • Documented experience working as an Instructor in a post-secondary or industrial setting within a team environment is an asset.
  • Additional Information


  • Being a part of BC’s Top 100 Employers, and a member of the CCDI.
  • A generous Total Compensation package which includes extended health and dental benefits and a superb pension plan.
  • Access to Professional Development Funds and opportunities for career development.
  • Increase your knowledge with Tuition waivers for BCIT courses.
  • Enjoy subsidized parking and discounted access to our fitness facilities (including classes like Yoga and Zumba).
  • Additional Wellness and Employee Assistance programs.
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    info Full-Time

    location_on Burnaby, Canada

    work British Columbia Institute of Technology

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