Display Technician

City of Burnaby

Display Technician

Competition No.: 2019-DT
Duration: Auxiliary
Salary: $28.55 per hour plus 12% in lieu of benefits.
Last Updated: 1/9/20 2:24 PM

Description

The goal of the City of Burnaby and its employees is to consistently deliver first class service and services to our community.  With this in mind, we hire people who share the same passion, those with the drive and determination to grow with and contribute to our already exceptional team.  People like you!

The City of Burnaby is seeking Display Technicians on an auxiliary basis at the Burnaby Village Museum for beginning level technical and trades work in assisting a superior in constructing, decorating, repairing and maintaining displays, decorations, props, exhibits, buildings and related items. Employees in positions of this class perform basic carpentry and repair jobs, painting tasks, installing and de-installing event decorations and props of limited complexity and assist a senior technician in performing the more difficult tasks such as exhibit installations. The work is performed under close supervision, although increased independence of action and judgement is allowed as experience is gained and technical competence increases. Performs other related duties as required.

Qualifications include completion of Grade 12 supplemented by courses in one or more relevant trades, and preferably some related experience; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Working knowledge of the standard practices, methods, materials, tools, and equipment used in carpentry, graphic installation and painting; and of the hazards and proper safety precautions of the work. Some knowledge of related trades such as set decoration, costuming, painting and of the practice of commercial display. Ability to understand and effectively carry out oral and written instructions; to assist a superior in the performance of a variety of trades tasks. Skills in the use of a variety of materials, tools and equipment used in the work. Driver’s Licence for the Province of British Columbia is required.

Please apply online by Thursday January 23, 2020.

Please contact Human Resources at 604-294-7303 if you do not receive a confirmation email within one hour of submitting your application online.
Applicants under consideration will be required to consent to a Criminal Record Search.
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.

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Visit us at www.burnaby.ca

Organization: City of Burnaby

Location: Burnaby, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Museum & Archive Services
Posted: January 13, 2020, 12:14 pm
Expires: January 23, 2020, 11:59 pm

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