BC Local Government Job Posting Service


Written applications will be accepted until 4 pm on Thursday, March 28, 2019, for two temporary full-time Labourer I positions with the Parks Department of the City of Parksville.  

Labourer I

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.

  • 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.

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:

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: Public Works & Operations
Posted: March 14, 2019, 8:36 am
Expires: March 28, 2019, 4:00 pm