Job Title:

Service Technician (Apprentice)


Key Food Equipment Services


Burnaby, BC

Job Reference:


Closing Date:

February 6, 2020

Who we are:

Our Key Food Equipment Services division is the largest food equipment service provider in Western Canada with over 35 years of experience providing high quality and reliable food equipment service, experienced technical advice and an extensive inventory of OEM parts.  We are also a CFESA certified company.  We deliver service excellence with integrity from a team-driven, dynamic mindset and we are looking to grow our team!

What you will do:

In this role, you will learn how to install, repair, troubleshoot and preform preventative maintenance on commercial kitchen equipment at customer locations in order to become a Service Technician.  You will participate in on-going professional training.  You will be exposed to a variety of equipment, including: holding cabinets, convection ovens, deck ovens, kettles, steamers, mixers, slicers, etc.  Upon successful completion of the training program, you will become a Service Technician and be able to work independently.

What you will bring: 

  • Work with a Service Technician to install, repair and troubleshoot commercial kitchen equipment
  • Perform planned maintenance according to service calendar
  • Work directly with our customers at their various locations 
  • Participate in all on-the-job modules, field training and additional modules as assigned
  • Study the CFESA training models on gas, electrical and steam and successfully complete the exams
  • Gain exposure to the diagnosing process, reading schematic drawings, customer interaction, using our ERP system and communicating with the service team members

What you will have: 

  • Valid Gas Fitter Class B License
  • Experience handling a variety of tools and a mechanical and electrical aptitude
  • Experience working in the food service industry is an asset
  • Valid Driver's License with a clean driving record
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills with strong problem solving skills and the ability to defuse challenging situations

 Why work for us?

We offer our Service Technicians: 

Industry-Leading Compensation

  • Our hiring range is broad to reflect the skillset of each technician

Comprehensive Group Benefits and Pension Program

  • Extended health, dental and LTD (following probation)

Supplies Provided

  • All technicians receive a company vehicle, specialty tools and uniforms

Training and Development Opportunities

  • Industry-leading OEM manufacture training for our technicians to keep up to date with industry knowledge
  • In-house and on-the-job training provided on a variety of kitchen equipment

24/7 Resources and Support

  • You will be supported by parts/service specialists, dispatchers, customer service representatives and field service leaders


  • Our operation is year round with no seasonal downtime
  • Hours are primarily standard day shift with flexible start times available and occasional on-call required
  • Over-time available 

Industry leaders in Canada

  • You will be part of a growing, stable organization, who is the industry leader in Canada!

Relocation Assistance Available

  • With locations from British Columbia to Nova Scotia, we offer relocation assistance to our employees


Qualified candidates are invited to apply online at:

Quote Job Reference: 129847

Posted 2020-01-14

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