Seasonal Labourer Positions

District of North Vancouver

Seasonal Labourer Positions
(Parks, Streets, Utilities)


Stretching from Deep Cove in the east to the Capilano River Canyon in the west, the District of North Vancouver is characterized by innovative municipal government that maintains and enhances the quality of life for its residents and businesses. Fuelled by the District’s award-winning vision to build vibrant and sustainable communities for people of all ages and backgrounds, the District offers exciting professional development opportunities and an excellent total compensation package. A flexible, family-friendly employer with an inclusive work place culture, we are looking to fill this position. Come work for one of BC’s Top Employers and contribute to making this a great place to work!

The District of North Vancouver’s Parks & Engineering Division is recruiting self-motivated, hard-working, responsible team players for temporary full-time and auxiliary positions. As many of our full-time staff began work as temporary and auxiliary employees, this is an excellent opportunity to determine if a career in public service is for you. If you have a clean driving record, experience driving/operating 3 ton trucks/trailers & grounds maintenance equipment including tractors, hold a current/valid Traffic Control Person certificate, Level 1 First Aid Certificate, experience in landscaping construction & maintenance, horticulture, carpentry, trail work, concrete, utilities infrastructure, or general construction, we would like to hear from you.

We are currently seeking mature, physically fit, safety-minded individuals who enjoy the challenging weather conditions of the North Shore, and who have experience and education in the following areas:

Parks
  • Sports field & turf grass maintenance management equipment operations
  • Trail & related structure construction & maintenance
  • Horticulture & landscape maintenance training & practical experience
  • Road median irrigation & street tree/plant health care/watering

Streets
  • Streets, curb & sidewalk repair & construction - Storm drainage cleaning & maintenance
  • Vegetation brushing, ditching & grass cutting - Asphalt repair & maintenance

Utilities (EOCP Water Distribution 1 and Sanitary Collection System 1 certifications preferred)
  • Sewer / water-main repair, construction & maintenance
  • Water quality

You have completed the 12th grade, possess related experience and are familiar with powered construction and landscaping equipment, or have an equivalent combination of training and experience. A valid Class 3 or 5 B.C. Driver’s Licence and an abstract that reflects a safe driving record is required. The wage rates for these unionized positions begin at $28.56 per hour (2019 rates).

If you are an enthusiastic, results-oriented individual with excellent interpersonal and communication skills, combined with a safety-conscious and strong work ethic, who enjoys working in a fast paced environment with a group of dedicated employees, we would like to hear from you.

Please apply ON-LINE ONLY with your cover letter, resume and current drivers’ abstract at www.dnv.org/careers.

This position will remain open until filled and applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis as positions become available.

***A current dated drivers abstract must be included with your application in order to be considered***

We thank you for your interest in employment with the District of North Vancouver and advise that only those shortlisted for an interview will be contacted.

Organization: District of North Vancouver
Location: North Vancouver, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Category(s): Parks & Recreation, Facilities Maintenance, Equipment Operator/Maintenance
Posted: January 7, 2019, 11:09 am
Expires: February 7, 2019, 4:30 pm

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