Labourer 1 (Water)

Competition No.:  2018-L1W
Duration:  Temporary Full Time
Salary:  $27.70 plus benefits (2018 rate)
Last Updated:  3/22/18 3:29 PM

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!

This is an exciting opportunity to join the Water division of our Engineering department as a seasonal Labourer. Current opportunities offer full time hours for assignments from early spring through to early winter, with the possibility of extension. Joining our Labourer team is a great stepping stone to begin your municipal career!

Duties and responsibilities of Labourers working in our Water division include, but are not restricted to:

  • Water system maintenance
  • Water system construction
  • Pipe installation
  • General labouring and cleanup

The ideal candidate will be an individual that possesses significant knowledge and skills in the methods, techniques, materials, tools, and equipment used in water related construction and maintenance work.  Advanced courses in Public Works are also desirable for this position. Applicants are encouraged to highlight residential and commercial labouring, irrigation, landscaping, construction, plumbing, and/or piping work experience. Driver’s License for the Province of British Columbia, Class 5, is required. In addition, these positions are classified as temporary full time and will include a layoff period which will be determined by departmental operational requirements.

Wage: $27.70 plus benefits (2018 rate)

Hours of work: Monday to Friday (7:00 AM – 3:30 PM or 3:00 PM – 11:30 PM).

The posting will remain open until 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: Sewer & Wastewater
Posted: May 14, 2018, 12:47 pm
Expires: June 14, 2018, 4:45 pm