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Spare Crew Bus Driver - Calgary

  •  Req ID: 98144
  • Department: Operations Prairie North Division
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Position Type: Union
  • Location: Calgary, Alberta
  • Country: Canada
  • # of Positions: 1
  •  Compensation Rate: $27.292

  • Job Available to: Internal & External
  • Deadline to apply: 09/30/2022


**This is a Spare board position and is part of a "pool" of people who are rotated through a list on an as & when required basis to protect vacation, sickness, open shifts & other vacancies with no guarantee of hours.**


Canadian Pacific is a transcontinental railway in Canada and the United States with direct links to major ports on the west and east coasts. CP provides North American customers a competitive rail service with access to key markets in every corner of the globe. CP is growing with its customers, offering a suite of freight transportation services, logistics solutions and supply chain expertise. Visit to see the rail advantages of CP. For more on our purpose, culture, and strategy, visit



As a Crew Bus Driver you will provide safe & efficient transportation of train crews and to perform general clerical duties associated with CP's Field Operations.



  • These positions are called to work on the spare board as drivers and are responsible for replacement on the spare board, driving company & leased vehicles;
  • The secondary duties will be to deliver mail/supplies as required, reproduce & distribute employees operating bulletins/notices, access internal computer CMA/MTPL database, maintains & distribute forms/supplies for running trade employees, provides clerical support for Field Operations team, fueling company/leased vehicles, exchange leased vehicle with external customer, and other related duties as may be assigned.



  • Minimum grade 12 education;
  • Must have the ability to deal with people in a polite and professional manner and reflect a positive personal image;
  • Must possess a valid driver's license and ability to operate company/leased vehicle;
  • Job requires basic driving abilities, keyboarding skills, clerical abilities;
  • Must be available to work all three shifts (08:00 - 16:00 - 00:01 hours) and must be available to come in under emergency conditions - subject two hours call out.




Medical Requirements
Operating safely is a core foundation of CP. Our commitment is to protect our people, customers, communities in which we operate, the environment and our assets. We are also committed to a healthy and safe workplace. CP’s Alcohol and Drug Policy and Procedures (“Policy and Procedures”) support these commitments.   All new hires for a safety sensitive position will be required to complete a pre-employment medical that includes a physical, vision, hearing, alcohol and drug audit assessment. Pre-employment qualification drug test(s) are also required. This includes candidates participating in the Trainee Program who will also be required to pass a drug test during the training process before receiving final qualification for the position.


Background Investigation:

The successful candidate will need to successfully complete the following clearances:     

  • Criminal history check 
  • Reference check 
  • Education verification
  • Driver's License Verification


CP is an equal opportunity employer committed to the principles of employment equity and inclusion. We welcome applications from all qualified individuals. All applicant information will be managed in accordance with the federal Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act ("PIPEDA").  

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