Facilities Maintenance Worker ll - District of West Vancouver


(Permanent Full-Time)

Located on the traditional, ancestral and unceded lands of the Musqueam, Squamish, and Tsleil-Waututh Nations, West Vancouver is a vibrant community on the North Shore and home to parks, beaches, and to sports, recreation and arts amenities. Our dedicated staff deliver services, operate facilities and run the programs that enhance the well-being of our community. We are seeking employees with a passion for public service who share our commitment to creating a complete, inclusive and livable community.

The District of West Vancouver, Facilities and Assets Department requires the services of a permanent full-time Facilities Maintenance Worker II. Reporting to the Manager, Facilities Maintenance, this position performs maintenance, cleaning and custodial tasks in Community Services facilities. This position is responsible for supervising and scheduling the work of a small group of workers engaged in routine custodial and cleaning duties. Maintenance tasks are varied and occasionally major, whereas cleaning duties are routine. Work includes: cleaning, painting, wall repairs, lighting replacement and other related duties required in District facilities. Some plumbing, mechanical and electrical work will also be required.

To be considered, applicants must have:  good knowledge of materials, methods and equipment used in the painting, plumbing, carpentry and electrical trades as well as general maintenance and janitorial work; good knowledge of the occupational hazards and precautionary measures related to the position; completion of the 12th school grade supplemented by related technical courses at a vocational institute, plus some general experience in the building trade and preferably experience as a Facilities Maintenance Worker I, or an equivalent combination of training and experience; and good written and oral communication skills.

A 4th Class Power Engineer Certificate or 5th Class Refrigeration Engineering Certificate is preferred. Applicants must have a current Class 5 BC Driver’s License.

The successful candidate is required to supply a Police Information Check and a copy of their credentials. All District of West Vancouver employees are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of hire.

This posting does not list all the duties of the position, nor does it fully detail the required skills, knowledge and abilities, licenses 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:
Union (WVMEA) – Permanent Full-Time

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

Starting Rate of Pay:
$27.99 per hour
(This position has a pay structure with five steps which increase annually.)

Closing Date:
11:59 p.m. on August 21, 2022

To Apply:
Please visit the District of West Vancouver’s Career Centre at westvancouver.ca/careers to apply for this position. This is an internal posting and only current District employees will be considered.

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: August 5, 2022, 1:55 pm
Expires: August 21, 2022, 11:59 pm

Employment Type: Full Time
Employment Length: Permanent
Education Requirement: Other trades certificate or diploma
Job Experience: Experience an asset
Rate: $27.99 Hour

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