BC Local Government Job Posting Service

Certified Pump Mechanic

Regular Full Time Position
The District of Saanich is seeking an experienced journeyman mechanic for work in the Storm and Wastewater Section. This is tradesperson work at the journeyman level requiring skill and ability in the application of maintenance and repair procedures for wastewater facilities.  Duties include small engine repair, electrical troubleshooting, welding, fabricating, pipefitting and mechanical repairs pertaining to sewer lift stations. The work also includes design input and construction supervision for new wastewater facilities.

Requirements include: completion of Grade 12; EOCP Level II Wastewater Collection Certification; supervisory training and experience; possession of a valid BC Driver’s Licence; possession of a Trades Qualification Certificate in heavy duty mechanics and/or mechanics and/or millwrighting, and/or industrial electrical; successful completion of a Pump maintenance course and/or equivalent experience; possession of a Certificate of Attendance from a vocational/technical school for oxygen acetylene, ARC and MIG welding; a minimum of four years experience or a combination or experience and training in work directly related to sewer and lift stations; and fit to perform work in all weather conditions and work while in close proximity or in actual contact with raw sewage.
This is a C.U.P.E. Local 2011 position with a wage of $34.99 per hour and an excellent benefits package. Job description and competition information can be found at This is an open until filled posting. Please apply quoting competition 19218 to: Human Resources, District of Saanich, 770 Vernon Avenue, Victoria, BC, V8X 2W7 (Fax 250-475-5550) or Email  In addition to the interview process, testing will be conducted. We thank all applicants for applying. Only those under consideration will be contacted.

Location: Saanich, BC
Region: South Vancouver Island
Professional Categories: Mechanics & Vehicle Maintenance,Machining/Millwright,Sewer & Wastewater
Posted: October 23, 2019, 3:30 pm
Expires: December 31, 2019, 11:45 pm