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Station Attendant

VIA Rail Canada Inc.
Job Address: 
1150 Station St.
Vancouver, BC V6A 4C7
Job Type: 
Part Time
Job Status: 
Start Date: 
Starting date: April 17th, 2017
Job Level: 
Job Description: 

Station Attendant
Reference Number : SA_VCVR_042017
Status : Part Time
Job Category : Customer Service
City : Vancouver
Province : British Columbia
Annual Salary : $24.88 / hourly
Number of positions to be filled : 4
Application Deadline : 2017-03-31

VIA Rail Canada Inc. is currently seeking 4 Station Attendants in Vancouver.

Your definition of giving an excellent customer service is warmly greeting people and answering their needs with diligence, efficiency and heartfelt appreciation for their business.

You will guide passengers in the station or on the platform accordingly and you will also:

  • Verify tickets
  • Make announcements and provide information on train arrivals, departures as well as delays
  • Assist passengers with special needs
  • Perform general janitorial duties in and outside the station

Here are a few other tasks you will be responsible for:

  • Manipulate baggage, packages or other items such as sports equipment
  • Work outdoors in all climactic conditions
  • Operate a motorized vehicle in narrow areas
  • Load supplies aboard the train

If routine is not your “cup of tea”, you like challenges and can thrive under pressure, you will connect with our customer service teams. Satisfying customers tactfully always prevails over occasional irritants and unpleasant situations.

Welcome to people with experience in tourism, hospitality or airline company!

Some important details about the job:


  • September et October with possibility of being called back for the following year.


You are available to work on:

  • variable schedule including weekends and holidays (with a minimum guarantee of 20 hours or more).
  • shifts varying between 4 and 8 hours a day (beginning as early as 5:30 am and ending as late as midnight)


Starting date: April 17th, 2017


  • during training: $12.20/hour
  • once position obtained: $24.88/hour

Job Requirements



You are well-suited for this challenge if you:

  • have a strong ability to communicate with a smile, both in English and French
  • possess a High School Diploma
  • possess a valid driver’s license
  • have a minimum of one year of customer service experience
  • must be physically able to manipulate, on a repetitive basis, items weighing up to 23kg

Benefit from a complete and competitive salary and benefits package in a safe work environment.

Above all, you will find kindred spirit committed to teamwork and quality in the pursuit of excellence in customer service.

Application Process: 

Come aboard by clicking the Apply Now button below.

We are actively recruiting! VIA Rail Canada is also looking for on train service attendants and chefs in VANCOUVER.

VIA Rail thanks all applicants for their interest, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. VIA Rail is an employment-equity employer and encourages all qualified candidates to apply. VIA Rail Canada is proud to be a military friendly employer.

Friday March 31, 2017
Post Date:
Monday March 20, 2017


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