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Tool Repair Technician (Burnaby Location)


Requisition No: ST-006


Location:       BURNABY

Compensation:    $20/HR


We are a family-owned business and have been in operation since 1993.  We are well established in the hardware and power tools industry as a leader. Positioned for growth, we now have a total of 4 stores. In addition to our flagship store in Burnaby, you will see Summit Tools in Port Coquitlam, Kelowna and St. Jerome, Quebec. All our stores have a wide selection of brands with the latest products in the market including a large selection of power tools, accessories and hardware at competitive prices. We proudly serve a broad spectrum of clients from the homeowner or contractor to the industrial user, and we take pride in serving their needs.


We treat all our employees with dignity, respect, and kindness. We operate on results driven principles of teamwork, listening, caring and fairness. We pursue a high level of excellence and you can expect to be treated fairly and respectfully.

We are a close-knit group, all motivated to work diligently to meet the high expectations of our customers. We strive to make the company a rewarding place to work, where employees feel that they are doing meaningful work and their contributions make a difference.


Summit Tools is currently seeking a permanent, full-time Tools Service Technician - Apprentice Millwright based in our Burnaby location. To ensure success in this position, the incumbent will need to have working knowledge of computers and use of repair equipment. In addition to these qualities, we require the following skills:


  • Repair power tools
  • Attend client service calls
  • Deliver excellent repair service to our customers
  • Knowledge and understanding of all parts
  • Accept on-call responsibilities and be in rotation
  • Minimize rework and repeat service related issues
  • Maintain a high level of workmanship, ensuring the quality of installation or repair exceeds customer expectations.
  • Knowledge of warranty policies
  • Coordinate and follow up with customer parts and tool orders


  • Experience in a service environment a must, preferably with power tool repair experience
  • Previous experience in maintaining and repairing electric tools
  • Experience of welding would be an asset
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Ability to prioritize, meet deadlines and think logically
  • Able to use MS Office products at an intermediate level (i.e. Outlook and Word)
  • Highly proficient using hand and power tools
  • Strong organizational skills, and ability to complete tasks in tight time frames
  • High degree of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Willingness to learn and be flexible


  • Must have completed Grade 12
  • Must have post-secondary education directly related to Tool Service Technician


If you think you have what it takes to be successful in this role, please submit your resume and cover letter to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it quoting the following subject line: Tool Repair Technician REQ: ST-006.

We thank all that apply, however only successful candidates will be contacted.