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District of Lake Country

Lake Country is one of the Province’s fastest growing municipalities and is a vibrant community of approximately 14,000 citizens and is located in the heart of the rapidly growing Okanagan Valley, less than a half hour drive from Kelowna and mere minutes to beautiful orchards, wineries, farms and the serenity of the Okanagan lakes.  Residents enjoy hot summers and temperate winters with boundless opportunities for year-round recreation – from water sports to cycling, golfing, skiing, hiking and much more.  If you are searching to relocate to a community that truly has it all, join our team and experience ‘Life. The Okanagan Way!’

Fire Department Maintenance Operator

Full-time Permanent Vacancy

The Protective Services Department is seeking a full-time Fire Department Maintenance Operator to join their team. The Fire Department Maintenance Operator will provide ongoing maintenance and upkeep of LCFD vehicles, equipment and facilities to provide a safe and clean environment for Fire Department personnel, to provide duties of a Paid On Call (POC) Firefighter for Lake Country and to ensure a constant state of readiness. The normal work week is 40 hours, with a variable work schedule including some evenings and weekends.

The preferred candidate will have a high school diploma, Certified Fire Fighter I and 2 (IFSAC or ProBoard accredited) and a valid First Aid ticket with CPR. A valid BC Driver’s licence (Class 3 with airbrake endorsement and clean driving record) and a clear criminal record check is also required.  Experience will include a minimum 1 year volunteer fire department experience and willing to become an active Lake Country POC member should physical requirements permit; a minimum 1 year custodial / maintenance experience; and a minimum 1 year training in fire equipment and building maintenance. The hourly rate of pay for this unionized position is between $28.16 per hour and $33.53 per hour (2019 rates).

For a detailed job description, and more information about Lake Country please visit the District’s website at www.lakecountry.bc.ca.

Applications will be received until 4:00 pm on February 23, 2020

APPLICATIONS WILL ONLY BE ACCEPTED THROUGH OUR WEBSITE AT WWW.LAKECOUNTRY.BC.CA

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Location: Lake Country, BC
Region: Okanagan Valley / Similkameen
Professional Categories: Fire / Rescue / First Aid Services,Janitorial/Custodial Services,Facilities Maintenance
Posted: February 5, 2020, 1:09 pm
Expires: February 23, 2020, 4:00 pm