Labourer - City of Abbotsford

City of Abbotsford


Engineering & Regional Utilities
CUPE, Auxiliary                                  

At the City of Abbotsford our people are our greatest asset. We offer a wide range of diverse, stimulating and rewarding career opportunities that support and recognize high levels of performance. In Abbotsford, we work strongly to create a challenging yet rewarding environment for our employees to thrive. We invite you to become part of a place that has strong corporate and organizational values, rewarding career paths, challenging opportunities, and an engaging and dynamic team to work with.

Be part of the story. Join our team today.

The City of Abbotsford’s Engineering & Regional Utilities Department is seeking a self-motivated hard working individual to join their dynamic team as an auxiliary Labourer. This work is seasonal with approximately 40 hours per week during the busy season from May through October.

In this exciting role you will bring considerable knowledge of the principles, practices, methods, materials, tools and equipment used in general construction and maintenance work.

You will play an important role in maintaining underground utilities and water facilities that may include vegetation works, installations or repairs of equipment and/or meter reading.

Your strong communications skills and ability to carry out instruction will be essential as you lay out, assist in, and provide direction to others engaged in the areas mentioned above.

To be considered you must have:

  • Grade 10
  • Considerable experience in general construction and maintenance work and in the operation of related tools, equipment and machinery.
  • Valid B.C. Driver’s Licence

This position is unionized, CUPE Local 774, and the hourly rate of pay is $24.02 to 28.26 plus a percentage in lieu of vacation, statutory holidays and health benefits.

At the City of Abbotsford we work strongly to create a challenging yet rewarding environment for our employees to thrive.

If you are looking for a challenge and an opportunity to make an impact in a fast growing municipality, we want to hear from you!

To submit a resume, please visit us online at

Closing Date: April 22, 2021

Organization: City of Abbotsford
Location: Abbotsford, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Category(s): Public Works & Operations, Construction
Posted: April 8, 2021, 11:08 am
Expires: April 22, 2021, 4:30 pm

Employment Type: Part Time
Employment Length: Casual
Education Requirement: Other trades certificate or diploma
Job Experience: Experience an asset
Rate: $24.02 Hour

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