Facilities Maintenance Worker I

District of West Vancouver

Facilities Maintenance Worker I
(Casual)


The District of West Vancouver is looking to hire casual Facilities Maintenance Worker I’s.

This position is responsible for:

  • routine maintenance and repair of ice making and swimming pool equipment
  • performing a variety of cleaning and custodial duties in a Community Services facility
  • performing minor plumbing, carpentry and electrical repairs not requiring trade certification
  • operating and maintaining the building heating system not requiring provincial heating certification
  • operating Direct Digital Control Systems;
  • monitoring geothermal heat pump and aquatic pool systems; and,
  • other related duties as required.


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.

We are looking for candidates who have:

  • a good knowledge of materials, methods and equipment used in swimming pool, refrigeration, ice making operations, building maintenance and cleaning
  • a good knowledge of plumbing, carpentry, electrical and heating equipment and services; 
  • good written and oral communication skills. 
  • A current BC Class 5 Driver’s Licence 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 or on Westnet. 

Position Status:
WVMEA (Union) – Casual

Hours of Work:
Hours and days of work will vary

Rate of Pay:
$25.31-$29.73 per hour + 12% in lieu of benefits                  

Closing Date:
Open until staffing needs are filled.

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 applicants must apply through the Career Portal; we are no longer accepting resumes via email, fax, mail, or in person.


 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): Facilities Maintenance
Posted: June 20, 2019, 6:00 pm
Expires: July 19, 2019, 11:59 pm

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