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Labourer 1 (Roads and Sidewalks)

Competition No.: 2017-L1RDS2
Duration: Temporary Full Time
Salary: $27.16 / hour plus benefits
Last Updated: 5/18/17 1:25 PM

Description

The goal of the City of Burnaby and its employees is to consistently deliver first class service and services to our community.  With this in mind, we hire people who share the same passion, those with the drive and determination to grow with and contribute to our already exceptional team.  People like you!
 
We are looking for qualified candidates to join our Engineering Department as Labourer 1s on a temporary full-time basis with potential for extension. 
 
Duties of Labourers working in our Roads and Drainage division include, but are not restricted to:
 
A variety of manual tasks in the maintenance of and construction of sidewalks, roadways and  drainage facilities

  • Work with asphalt
  • Work with concrete
  • Roadway maintenance
  • Sidewalk maintenance
  • Vegetation control and rough landscaping
  • Installation and maintenance of drainage systems
  • Snow and ice control work 

The position requires knowledge and skills in the methods, techniques, materials, tools and equipment used in general construction and maintenance work. Applicants should highlight labouring, concrete, framing, forming, construction, and asphalt experience as well as any apprenticeship status held or certifications (first aid, post secondary, etc.) Candidates are encouraged to hold a valid Class 5 BC Drivers’ license (Class 3 with air brake endorsement preferred). 
 
This posting will remain open until all positions are filled.
 
Copies of relevant professional certificates, degrees, or tickets will be required at the time of the interview.
 
Please contact Human Resources at 604-294-7303 if you do not receive a confirmation email within one hour of submitting your application online.
 
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.
 
If you would like to include a cover letter along with your application, please ensure to include it in the text area for a cover letter section of the application.


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Location: Burnaby, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Public Works & Operations
Posted: May 19, 2017, 12:15 pm
Expires: June 19, 2017, 4:45 pm