Mission is located in the lower mainland of BC, and is nestled on the southern coastal mountain slopes overlooking the lush Fraser River Valley. Mission is a rapidly growing and dynamic community of approximately 38,000 residents, located 15 minutes north of the US border and 70 kilometers east of Vancouver. Although Mission is part of a broader metropolitan area, it still maintains its distinct and welcoming small town flavor.
working for a growing community and making a difference…
working for a progressive employer in the beautiful Fraser Valley…
working with an exceptional team, appeals to you…

You may be the person we are seeking.

Labourer II – Public Works

We are currently recruiting for self-motivated, responsible team players to work for the public works department in the Labourer II classification. 

Successful candidates will perform a variety of skilled tasks and diversified manual work entailing physical effort and agility such as, construction and maintenance of roads, pavements, sewers, waterworks, street cleaning and sanitation functions, and related fixtures/accessories. The duties may involve difficult working conditions and specialized skills. 

Labourers are required to have considerable knowledge of the methods, techniques, materials, tools and equipment used in public works construction and maintenance work and knowledge of municipal infrastructure. You must possess: • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills • Work well independently as well as in a team setting • A clean, valid BC driver’s licence (Class 5, Class 3 with air desirable) • Skill in the operation of a variety of power and hand tools used in the work • Ability to operate other related equipment.

You must enjoy working outdoors and have sufficient physical strength, stamina and coordination required to perform heavy manual labour in all types of weather.  Preferred candidates will have relevant work experience involving civil or general labour and public works courses.

The 2018 hourly rate is $28.93 plus a comprehensive benefit package upon successful completion of a probation period. The shifts are four days per week, 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

If this position is for you, please apply online via the Careers page on our website  (Job ID 2018-18) by Monday, July 23, 2018.

Shortlisted candidates will be required to submit a current driver’s abstract.

We thank all interested candidates; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


Location: Mission, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Public Works & Operations
Posted: July 5, 2018, 11:52 am
Expires: July 23, 2018, 4:30 pm