BC Local Government Job Posting Service

Port Coquitlam

Operations Maintenance Worker

Find out why our AMAZING employees love working for the City of Port Coquitlam!   Affectionately known as “PoCo”, we are an award winning organization made up of a  diverse and dedicated team of people who care deeply about the community they serve.

The City of Port Coquitlam’s Public Works Division is looking for energetic, enthusiastic and motivated individuals to work with City crews in various sections of the division including streets, utilities and solid waste.  

This is semi-skilled work engaged in a variety of activities within the various sections of the division including public works, utilities and sanitation. The majority of work involves physical effort and agility performing a diverse range of labour related duties.

The successful incumbent are assigned to cover temporary increased workloads in the division, vacation or absence relief however when in assignment are guaranteed forty (40) hours of work a week for the duration of the assignment. It is anticipated there will be ongoing assignments until October 2019.

We would like to speak with you if you:
  • Have one year of previous municipal experience related to public works maintenance tasks; such as garbage collection, streets maintenance, vegetation control, utilities maintenance and/or experience in civil construction projects;
  • Alternatively you have six months previous experience and have successfully completed Water or Wastewater Operator course;
  • Have a positive can-do attitude; and
  • Have a valid Class 5 BC Driver’s License (Class 3 with air endorsement would be an asset).

The terms and conditions of employment are in accordance with the CUPE Collective Agreement. The current rate for this casual position is $29.68 per hour plus 12% in lieu of vacation and statutory holidays. Qualified individuals are encouraged to apply online by Friday, August 23, 2019 at quoting competition number #19-110c.   

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and advise that only those to be interviewed will be contacted.  The City of Port Coquitlam will conduct a criminal record check.

Location: Port Coquitlam, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Public Works & Operations,Sewer & Wastewater,Water Services
Posted: August 9, 2019, 10:10 am
Expires: August 23, 2019, 4:30 pm