BC Local Government Job Posting Service

District of Taylor

Public Works Employee
General Tradesman

Taylor is one of the fastest growing communities in the Peace River region. Abundant recreational opportunities abound within District facilities and in natural settings of the surrounding area. A paramount benefit package supports Council’s guiding principle of “Safety, Family, then Work.”

The position of General Tradesman reports to the Director of Operations. The position will perform a wide variety of tasks that could include operation of heavy and light equipment, physical labour, etc. The position works an average of 40 hours per week. On call rotational coverage is a requirement, as well as working a rotational weekend schedule with the successful candidate also being required to live within municipal limits.

Applicant should have:
  • Class 3 B.C. Drivers License c/w Air Brake Endorsement
  • Clean Driving Abstract
  • Previous experience in Municipal Infrastructure

Preferred Qualifications would include Level 1 E.O.C.P. Certification in Water Distribution, Water Treatment, Waste Water Collection and Waste Water Treatment. A physical fitness exam is a requirement.

A base rate of $30.67/hour (2018 rate) is offered after completion of a threemonth period of probation. The probationary period rate for the position is $29.17/hour. E.O.C.P. certification levels are compensated at $0.55 per approved level. The District also offers an excellent benefit package.

Further details may be viewed on the District website at

Please email resume including references, current driver’s abstract and copies of all safety and first aid training certificates to the attention of the undersigned prior to 4:00 pm on Friday, February 1, 2019.

Lisa Ford,
Executive Assistant

District of Taylor
Box 300
Taylor, BC V0C 2K0

Location: Taylor, BC
Region: Peace River
Professional Categories: Public Works & Operations
Posted: January 10, 2019, 11:31 am
Expires: February 1, 2019, 4:00 pm