Maintenance Services

We believe we cannot become the best without supporting the best.

Objective

The Maintenance & Procurement Division aims to drive down costs through the training and development of our people, resulting in improved safety, quality, and efficiency while supporting business growth. We have prioritized four key focus areas aligned with this overall objective; people development, process development, compliance, and cost control.

Who We Are

We provide high-quality and cost-effective maintenance services, keeping safety a priority while ensuring customer satisfaction - our team's ultimate mission. As a key team member within TransX, the Maintenance Technician is expected to align with the company's core values of Teamwork, Safety, Innovation, Accountability, and Respect.

20220516_141333

Overview

With 135 staff across the network, over 200,000 hours annually, and 9 shop locations across Canada and the United States, TransX takes pride in its in-house maintenance division.

  • Trucks: 850+

  • Trailers: 2220+

  • Containers: 1300+

  • Shop Locations: 9

  • Staff: 135

  • Technicians: 90

  • Mobile Service Units: 8

Our Technicians

We strive to ensure our technicians are certified and/or trained to the highest levels.

Scope of Repairs

We are a full-service maintenance provider for various asset types and customers.

  • Trailer Types: Dry, heated, refrigerated, multi-temp trailer, deck, and chassis

  • Container Types: Heater and reefer

  • Tractor Types: Day cab, straight trucks, and sleeper trucks (across a variety of OEs)

20220516_142247

Scope of Work

We are a full-service provider for maintenance on tractors, reefers/heaters, containers, trailers, and chassis with a scope including;

Tractor Technicians Apprenticeship enrolled – Red Seal/Journey-Person (DOT Certified in our US location)

Light

  • Perform mechanical and general appearance reconditioning of equipment for "Pre for sale."
  • Perform all levels of preventive maintenance services - Perform routine maintenance such as changing oil, checking batteries, and lubricating equipment and machinery.

Medium

  • The repair and diagnosis of Engines (gas and diesel), power train to include differentials, transmissions, clutches, drive shafts, PTOs and wheel ends, electrical systems including starters and alternators, steering systems, electronics to include ECMs, ECUs, sensors etc., engine bolt-on items such as fan clutches, injectors, cooling system etc., brake systems including ABS, suspension systems.

Heavy

  • Diagnose and rebuild engines, Valve set
  • Adjust/test and repair steering, electrical, cooling, HVAC, braking and emission systems, drivetrains, engines (gas and diesel), power train to include differentials, transmissions, clutches, drive shafts, PTO's and wheel ends, electrical systems including starters and alternators, steering systems, electronics to include ECM's, ECU's, sensors etc., engine components turbos, fan clutches, injectors, cooling system etc., brake systems including ABS, suspension systems (spring and air)
  • Road test vehicles when necessary to diagnose malfunctions or to ensure that they are working properly.
20220516_142216

Trailer Technicians Apprenticeship enrolled – Red Seal/Journey-Person (DOT Certified in our US location)

Light

  • Pre-trip inspection, Preventive maintenance, Mudflap and hanger repairs/replacements, Basic light and wiring repairs/replacements, Tire re-torque, door seal repair/replacement, placards and re-numbering of equipment

Medium

  • Electrical system - Troubleshooting, nose plugs, light harness repair and replace                        
  • Braking mechanical and air systems - replace brakes and brake components, Slack adjuster, brake pots, and s-cams
  • Body repairs - panel patches, nose plugs and interior repairs
  • Air system - Air lines and valves                        

Heavy

  • Braking systems - ABS troubleshooting, repair and replace
  • Wheel end - wheel seals, bearings and spindles
  • Structural components - Roof bow, roof sections, dolly legs, cross-members, wing plates and rail repairs
  • Suspension - Hangers, shocks, and axles
  • Fabrication and modifications - Equipment conversions - electric reefer mounts, roll-up doors and 40 ft. conversions
  • Perform safety inspections
20220516_141737

Reefer/Heater Technicians Enrolled in and/or completed our internal training program or completed external master technician-level OE-supplied training

Light

  • Preventative maintenance - Minor service, Downloads, prime/start units, RPM adjustments, minor repairs, run pre-trips, fuel polishing
  • Washing out units and battery replacement

Medium

  • Preventative maintenance - Major service
  • Charging system - Diagnose, repair and replace - Starters, alternators        
  • Engine components - Diagnose, repair and replace - Flywheel, belts, bearings and damper doors
  • Electrical systems - Diagnose, repair and replace - performing diagnostics using scanners, electronic test equipment, and on-board computers                        

Heavy

  • Troubleshooting, diagnosis and repair of components on truck and trailer refrigeration units      
  • Repairing failures; removing, replacing, and testing for Freon leaks; assembling and installing parts, and components involving soldering
  • Welding and the use of refrigeration equipment
Reefer 2

Tire Technicians

  • Mounts, balances, and installs wheels and tires on vehicles                                                
  • Flat repairs and re-torques                   
  • Studs tires in anticipation of weather change
  • Recommends good driving and tire maintenance practices to customers
  • Ensures that minimum standard of safety is maintained
  • Maintains a clean area that meets minimum environmental requirements’ regulations
  • Inspect tires on vehicles before and after installation
  • Perform yard inspection to identify units with flats, damage, and low tread depth to decrease tire-related on-road breakdowns
  • Wheel-mounted program management (Local)
  • Identify the scope of repair (Flat spot vs replacement)
  • Warranty identification
  • Quality control
  • Balancing inventory (Matching and inventorying)
IMG-3344

Washbay Technicians

Enrolled in and/or completed our internal training program or completed external master technician-level OE-supplied training

20220516_142750

Interested in one of our technician jobs?

Ready to find out more?

Take a look at our CAN and US hiring packages

Did you know?

We also offer...

Lease & Owner-Operator Maintenance Services

The Maintenance Program has been designed to improve the services offered to this essential group. The Program has introduced new services, no-charge regulatory government safety inspections, upgraded scheduling, improved purchasing power on parts, enhanced communication and updates, and various payment options.

We Continue to Add New Talent

Want to Join the Industry? Learn About the TransX Apprenticeship Program

About the TransX Apprenticeship Program

TransX offers a revamped paid on-the-job work experience, tuition reimbursement and subsidized time off for in-school classroom training through provincial apprenticeship programs for both Truck Transport Mechanic & Transport Trailer Technicians. 

Program Objective 

To provide the highest standard of training and support safe work practices for Transport Technicians. These programs are designed to train and certify individuals to service, repair, and maintain commercial Highway Transportation Equipment. 

Locations

Head Office

WINNIPEG
2595 Inkster Blvd.
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 2E6

Telephone: (204) 697-6934

Email: winnipegservice@transx.com

Hours: Monday-Thursday: 5:30 AM - 2:30 AM

Friday-Sunday: 6:30 AM - 7:00 PM

North American Shops

ABERFOYLE

7459 Mclean Rd.

Puslinch, ON N0B 2J0

Tel: (519) 780-5683

Email: aberfoyleservice@transx.com

Hours: Monday-Thursday: 6:00 AM - 11:30 PM

Friday-Sunday: 7:00 AM - 7:30 PM

CALGARY

285115 61 Avenue SE

Rocky View, Alberta T1X 0K3

Tel: (403) 236-7867

Email: calgaryservice@transx.com

Hours: Monday-Thursday: 5:45 AM - 3:00 AM

Friday-Sunday: 6:00 AM - 6:30 PM

EAGAN

2929 Lone Oak Circle

Eagan, MN 55121, United States

Tel: (651) 454-9666

Email: eaganservice@transx.com

Hours: Monday-Friday: 7:00 AM - 1:00 AM

EDMONTON

19121 118A Avenue
Edmonton, Alberta T5S 2J7

Tel: (780) 484-6434

Email: edmontonservice@transx.com

Hours: Monday-Thursday: 6:00 AM - 3:30 AM

Friday-Sunday: 6:00 AM - 6:30 PM

MISSISSAUGA

7225 Transmark Crescent
Mississauga, Ontario L5S 1Z5

Tel: (905) 362-3617

Email: mississauga_service@transx.com

Hours: Monday-Thursday: 6:30 AM - 2:30 AM

Friday-Sunday: 6:30 AM - 7:00 PM

MONTREAL

2351 Rue Henry Ford
Vaudreuil-Dorion, PQ J7V 0J1

Tel: (450) 424-0114

Email: montrealservice@transx.com

Hours: Monday-Thursday: 5:30 AM - 2:00 AM

Friday-Sunday: 6:00 AM - 6:30 PM

RED DEER

4040 77th St.

Red Deer, Alberta T4P 3P7

Tel: (403) 342-6090

Email: reddeerservice@canxpress.com

Hours: Monday-Friday: 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM

VANCOUVER

25 Capilano Way
Vancouver, British Columbia V3L 5G3

Tel: (604) 540-2869

Email: vancouverservice@transx.com

Hours: Monday-Thursday: 6:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Friday-Sunday: 6:00 AM - 6:30 PM

Questions? Contact Us!