Facilities Maintenance Worker I

District of West Vancouver

Facilities Maintenance Worker I

(Permanent, Full-Time)


The District of West Vancouver has an opening for a Facilities Maintenance Worker I based at the West Vancouver Civic Site. This is unskilled and semi-skilled work involving operation, routine maintenance and repair of ice making and swimming pool equipment and performing a variety of maintenance, setup, cleaning and custodial duties throughout the District.

The incumbent may perform minor plumbing, carpentry and electrical repairs not requiring trade certification, may operate and maintain the building systems not requiring provincial heating certification, operate Direct Digital Control Systems; monitor geothermal heat pump and aquatic pool systems.

To be considered, applicants must have: completion of the 12th school grade supplemented by related technical courses at a vocational institute, plus some related experience in building maintenance operation and preferably a Pool Operator’s and/or Refrigeration Operator Certificate OR an equivalent combination of training and experience; a good knowledge of materials, methods and equipment used in swimming pool, refrigeration, ice making operations, building maintenance and cleaning as well as plumbing, carpentry, electrical and heating equipment and services; good written and oral communication skills. A current BC Class 5 Driver’s License and BC Safety Authority Refrigeration Safety Awareness Certificate are required. Previous work in a recreation facility is preferred.

The successful candidates are required to supply a criminal record check and a copy of their credentials.

This posting does not list all the duties of the position, nor does it fully detail the required skills, knowledge and abilities, licences and certificates required of candidates. For details please refer to the class specification which is available for inspection in the Human Resources Department and on WestNet.  

Position Status:
WVMEA (Union) – Permanent, Full-Time

Hours of Work:
40 hours per week (hours and days of work may vary)

Rate of Pay
$24.81 - $29.15 per hour

Closing Date:
11:59 p.m. November 29, 2018

To Apply:
Please visit the District of West Vancouver’s Career Portal at www.westvancouver.ca/careers to apply for this position. Please note that all candidates must apply via the Career Portal; we do not accept resumes via email or hard copy.


 We want to thank all applicants, however only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.


Organization: District of West Vancouver
Location: West Vancouver, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Category(s): Janitorial/Custodial Services, Facilities Maintenance
Posted: November 9, 2018, 11:51 am
Expires: November 29, 2018, 11:59 pm

Want new jobs like this sent to you?

Advanced Search

Show Advanced Search

Useful Links

Back to Top

About Us

We work tirelessly to promote local government career opportunities.

Tools & Resources

Canada's #1 Local Government job posting website.

Postings by Email

Receive email alerts, or sign up for our weekly e-bulletin.