Equipment Operator 1

City of Burnaby

Equipment Operator 1

Competition No.: 2020-021
Duration: Regular Full Time
Salary: $29.74/hour (2019 Rates)
Last Updated: 2/12/20 9:12 AM


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!

This position involves the operation, servicing and maintenance of mobile and stationary equipment such as tractors with specific attachments such as mower, fertilizer spreader, flail mower, aerator, and artificial field groomer. Duties include performing routine servicing and minor maintenance on equipment used; maintaining work records as required; and the ability to perform heavy manual outdoor labouring work in all types of weather conditions.  May be assigned work to assist other employees engaged in a variety of tasks while not working with the equipment.  The successful candidate will be required to accept standby and call-out work assignments and operate a vehicle performing snow and ice control work. Performs related work as required.

Qualifications include completion of up to Grade 12 plus sound experience in the operation of equipment used or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Considerable knowledge of the methods, practices, procedures and rules of operation of the above-mentioned Parks Maintenance Grass equipment is required as well as skill in the operation of specified Parks Maintenance Grass equipment and in the use of tools used in minor repair tasks. Sound knowledge of the methods and practices used in servicing and maintaining equipment operated is required.  Driver’s License for the Province of British Columbia, Class 5 is required.

Please apply by Friday, February 21, 2020.

Copies of relevant professional certificates, degrees, or tickets will be required at the time of the interview.

Please contact Human Resources at 604-294-7303 if you do not receive a confirmation email within one hour of submitting your application online.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those considered for an interview will be contacted.

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Organization: City of Burnaby
Location: Burnaby, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Category(s): Equipment Operator
Posted: February 12, 2020, 10:21 am
Expires: March 13, 2020, 11:59 pm

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