Maintenance Worker - Utilities

Public Works – Capital Construction
2 Regular Full-time Positions (Monday to Friday)

The City of Coquitlam is the sixth largest city in BC, home to more than 150,000 residents.  Our municipality continues to grow through greenfield and infill development, innovative urban design, inspiring arts, culture and recreation programs, and state-of-the-art transportation systems.  Our brand is built on managing our resources in a responsible and sustainable manner, while supporting a vibrant, growing regional urban centre.
We are currently recruiting for two self-motivated, responsible, and skilled team players to perform essential capital replacement work on our Capital Construction team. Working remotely on site and with 5 co-workers, you will install and construct large diameter water, storm and sanitary mains and operate, maintain, clean, test, repair and adjust fire hydrants, pumps and related equipment. You will also repair or replace water, sanitary and storm services and perform maintenance and routine repair of roads, streets, boulevards, and pedestrian walkways.
A grade 12 education and considerable related work experience, such as mainline construction experience, is essential for this position. Training and/or experience in: confined space, traffic control, and safe work procedures while excavating are considered assets. A valid Class 5 BC Driver’s License is required.  A Class 3 BC Driver’s License with air brake endorsement is required by end of probation/trial period.
The rate of pay for this CUPE position is $30.21 per hour and is based on a 40 hour work week. This position also offers a comprehensive benefits package and an earned day off program.  
Please apply on-line at  by 5:00 pm on August 17, 2018.  Please upload a recent driver’s abstract (within the last 30 days) with your application.
The City of Coquitlam is an Equal Opportunity Employer
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted

Location: Coquitlam, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Public Works & Operations,Sewer & Wastewater
Posted: August 3, 2018, 11:25 am
Expires: August 17, 2018, 5:00 pm