BC Local Government Job Posting Service

Labourer I - Parks

Written applications will be accepted until 4 pm on Wednesday, January 16, 2019, for a permanent full-time Labourer I with the Parks Department of the City of Parksville.

Job Summary:
This is entry-level, routine manual work entailing considerable physical effort and agility in the performance of a wide variety of unskilled and limited semi-skilled construction and maintenance tasks.

Incumbents of this class may be assigned to work exclusively in the Roads and Drainage division.

Incumbents work under the close supervision of a supervisor who issues detailed and oral instructions on all but routine duties and frequently inspects the work during progress and upon completion. Shift work may be required.

Necessary Qualifications 
  • Experience in construction, repair and maintenance of parks and trails, roads and sidewalks, water, sewer and drainage utilities, and/or buildings and facilities.

  • Completion of Grade 12.

  • Possession of a valid Class 5 BC Drivers Licence and good driving record.
  • Possession of relevant BC Trades certificate(s) would be considered an asset.
  • Class 3 BC Driver’s License with air brake endorsement would be considered an asset.

Salary and Hours of Work:
This is a unionized position. The salary is $27.58 per hour – after successful completion of probation (January 1, 2019 rate) based on a 40 hour work week in accordance with the current Collective Agreement.

NOTE: The recruitment process may consist of interview(s) and testing

Prior to applying, please visit our website for the full job description –

Please reply in confidence with a detailed resume by the closing date to:

Human Resources
City of Parksville
PO Box 1390, 100 Jensen Avenue East
Parksville, BC V9P 2H3
Email: Fax: 250 248-6650

N.B. Thank you to all those who apply; however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted

City of Parksville | 100 Jensen Avenue East | P O Box 1390, Parksville, BC V9P 2H3
Phone 250 248-6144 | Fax 250 248-6650 |

Location: Parksville, BC
Region: North and Central Vancouver Island / Sunshine Coast
Professional Categories: Parks & Recreation
Posted: January 9, 2019, 3:05 pm
Expires: January 16, 2019, 4:00 pm