City of Nelson

Competition #49CU18

The City of Nelson is currently recruiting for a regular full time Labourer to assist our team of professionals in the Operations Department.

Job Summary

Under the supervision of the Public Works & Parks or Utilities Supervisor and/or direction of the Lead Hand, the Labourer assists with laboring duties associated with municipal infrastructure.

Essential Qualifications:                                                                                                        


  • Grade 12 or GED (General Equivalency Diploma)


  • Valid Class 3 BC Driver’s License with air endorsement

Preference will be given to applicants who have some or all of the following qualifications, skills and abilities.

  • Level A certification, Excavator, Loader and Backhoe

  • Level 1 or 2 Water Distribution Certification

  • Level 1 or 2 Wastewater Collection Certification

  • Level 1 or 2 Wastewater Treatment Certification

  • Experience working with Water Distribution

  • Experience working with Wastewater Collection

  • Level 1 First Aid

  • Cement Finishing / Form Setting

In return, the City of Nelson offers a rate of pay of $29.40 (July 2018 rates) and a comprehensive benefits package. The terms and conditions of employment are in accordance with the CUPE Collective.
Interested applicants should reference #49CU18 and submit their covering letter and resume by August 24, 2018 to:
Human Resources
City of Nelson
101-310 Ward Street
Nelson, BC
V1L 5S4
We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those under consideration will be contacted. The City of Nelson is committed to employment equity. We encourage all qualified applicants to apply.

Organization: City of Nelson
Location: Nelson, BC
Region: West Kootenay / Boundary
Professional Category(s): Public Works & Operations
Posted: August 8, 2018, 1:33 pm
Expires: August 24, 2018, 4:30 pm

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