Qualified Tradesperson – Carpenter - School District No. 67 (Okanagan Skaha)

School District No. 67 (Okanagan Skaha)

School District 67 Okanagan Skaha
Qualified Tradesperson – Carpenter


A challenging opportunity exists with S.D. No. 67 (Okanagan Skaha) in a position as QT – CARPENTER. The pay rate is $32.99/hour (as per the current CUPE collective agreement).
Position start date: ASAP
 The successful candidate should possess:

  • Completion of grade 12
  • Certification as a journeyman as set out in the B.C. Industry Training Authority Act for Carpentry or equivalent Inter-Provincial Technical Qualifications
  • Valid BC Driver’s License
  • Working knowledge of other trades connected with building, finishing and maintenance
  • Good working knowledge of the British Columbia and National Building Codes
  • Demonstrated proficiency in reading and interpreting blueprints and manuals
  • Demonstrated ability to work alone and work as part of a team with other tradespersons
  • Demonstrated ability to take direction and carry out assigned duties independently
  • Physically able to do all aspects of the job
  • Ability to perform heavy physical activity
  • 3 years recent experience
  • Ability to communicate effectively
  • Good organizational skills
  • Valid Class 5 BC Driver’s License
  • Safe driving record (current driver’s abstract required)
  • Working knowledge of the operation and service of equipment used
  • Demonstrated ability to read, write and follow directions
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, with staff and others
  • Demonstrated ability to deal with staff, students and others
  • Physical ability to perform all aspects of the job
  • Such other /education/experience that is required for specific jobs

The School District:
School District No. 67 (Okanagan Skaha), representing the communities of Penticton, Summerland, Kaleden, and Naramata, serves the educational needs of approximately 5700 students through elementary (K-5), middle (Gr. 6-8) and secondary (Gr. 9-12) schools. School District No. 67 employs approximately 950 staff.
The Communities:
The communities are nestled on the sides of Skaha and Okanagan Lakes in the heart of wine and fresh fruit country.  Apex Mountain Ski Resort, named nationally and North America-wide as one of the finest small destination ski areas, is an easy 45-minute drive from Penticton. The combination of good working conditions, strong community support for schooling, and excellent recreational amenities makes the area a highly desirable home.

For further community information on Penticton see:  www.penticton.org
Application closing date:  January 21, 2022 at 3:00 PM
Interested qualified applicants should apply online with a cover letter and resume which must include three professional references.
Applications can be emailed directly to:
Ms. Colleen Wiens
Acting Manager of Human Resources
SD No. 67 (Okanagan Skaha)
425 Jermyn Avenue
Penticton, BC  V2A 1Z4
Tel:  (250) 770-7700 ext. 6367
Or submitted through Make a Future at: https://bit.ly/3tbkElY
We appreciate all interest in this position.  Only those selected for further interviews will be contacted by the District.

Organization: School District No. 67 (Okanagan Skaha)
Location: Penticton, BC
Region: Okanagan Valley / Similkameen
Professional Category(s): Carpentry
Posted: January 7, 2022, 12:22 pm
Expires: January 21, 2022, 3:00 pm

Employment Type: Full Time
Employment Length: Permanent
Education Requirement: Other trades certificate or diploma
Job Experience: 3 years to less than 5 years
Rate: $32.99 Hour

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