BC Local Government Job Posting Service

Facilities Maintenance Worker I


West Vancouver is an attractive community on the North Shore! It is home to some of the region’s best parks and recreation locations: Whytecliff Park, Lighthouse Park, Cypress Provincial Park and ski area, and Ambleside Beach. At the District of West Vancouver, we're looking for employees that have a passion for public service and strive to make a difference. Our team of dedicated staff deliver services, operate facilities and run the programs that make West Vancouver a great place to live. Be part of our team!

The District of West Vancouver is looking to hire casual Facilities Maintenance Worker I’s. This position is responsible for:

  • routine maintenance and repair of ice making and swimming pool equipment
  • performing a variety of cleaning and custodial duties in a Community Services facility
  • performing minor plumbing, carpentry and electrical repairs not requiring trade certification
  • operating and maintaining the building heating system not requiring provincial heating certification
  • operating Direct Digital Control Systems;
  • monitoring geothermal heat pump and aquatic pool systems; and,
  • other related duties as required.

To be considered, applicants must have: completion of the 12th school grade supplemented by related technical courses at a vocational institute, plus some related experience in building maintenance operation and preferably a Pool Operator’s and/or Refrigeration Operator Certificate OR an equivalent combination of training and experience.

We are looking for candidates who have:

  • a good knowledge of materials, methods and equipment used in swimming pool, refrigeration, ice making operations, building maintenance and cleaning
  • a good knowledge of plumbing, carpentry, electrical and heating equipment and services;
  • good written and oral communication skills.
  • a current BC Class 5 Driver’s License and BC Safety Authority Refrigeration Safety Awareness Certificate are required.
  • previous work in a recreation facility is preferred.

The successful candidate will be required to supply a police information check and a copy of their credentials.

This posting does not list all the duties of the position, nor does it fully detail the required skills, knowledge and abilities, licences and certificates required of candidates.

Position Status:
Union (WVMEA) – Casual

Hours of Work:
Hours and days of work will vary

Rate of Pay:
$25.31 - $29.73 per hour + 12% in lieu of benefits

Closing Date:
11:59 p.m. Day of the week, Date or Ongoing

To Apply:
Please visit the District of West Vancouver’s Career Centre at to apply for this position.

We want to thank all applicants, however only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.

 We want to thank all applicants, however only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.

Location: West Vancouver, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Facilities Maintenance
Posted: November 6, 2019, 12:25 pm
Expires: December 6, 2019, 11:59 pm