Labourer, Water Utilities

District of West Vancouver

Labourer, Water Utilities

(Temporary Full-Time)


The District of West Vancouver’s Utilities Department is currently looking for an enthusiastic and hard-working temporary full-time labourer to join our team. Under the direction of the Superintendent, Utilities, the successful candidate will perform a variety of manual tasks in the maintenance and construction of water utilities, including:

  • Performing a variety of tasks in the delivery of water and sewer and storm collection;
  • Assisting in the installation, repair, and servicing of water, sewer and storm systems;
  • Cleaning trucks and equipment as needed;
  • Maintaining equipment in a safe and secure manner;
  • Operating basic hand and power tools; such as, shovels, pipe saws, plate tamper, etc.;
  • Provide manual labourer assistance on various tasks and assignments;
  • Other related duties as required.

The successful candidate will demonstrate the ability to:

  • Work effectively and efficiently in a team environment while maintaining a safety first mentality;
  • Use a variety of tools for general maintenance and construction work;
  • Work outdoors in a physically demanding role in all types of weather conditions. Preference will be given to candidates with any of the following credentials:
  • Experience or training in pipefitting and/or construction
  • EOCP - Water Distribution Level 1 Certification
  • Confined Space Certification
  • Class 5 Driver’s License.

The successful candidate will be required to supply an acceptable criminal record check and a copy of their credentials.

Please visit and have them email your Claims History & Driver’s Abstract to us at Your Claims History & Driver’s Abstract must be submitted directly from ICBC or your application will not be processed.
Position Status: Union (WVMEA)– Temporary Full-Time
Hours of Work: 40 hours per week (hours and days of work may vary)
Rate of Pay: $25.35 - $28.46 per hour + 12% in lieu of benefits
Closing Date: 11:59 p.m. Friday, August 24, 2018
To Apply: Please visit the District of West Vancouver’s Career Centre at to apply for this position.

Organization: District of West Vancouver
Location: West Vancouver, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Category(s): Public Works & Operations, Sewer & Wastewater, Water Services
Posted: July 31, 2018, 3:17 pm
Expires: August 24, 2018, 11:59 pm

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