Equipment Operator II - City of Kelowna


Equipment Operator II


Get behind the wheel!

We are seeking experienced Equipment Operators for temporary term assignments (6-12 months duration). An Equipment Operator II operates and maintains heavy mobile equipment according to competency standards, safety practices and regulations.  These positions will also perform general laboring  duties and manual work as needed.


  • BC Driver’s Licence – Class 1 or 3 with Air Ticket
  • High school graduation or equivalent
  • Experience with Tandem Axle Truck, Skid Steer, Loader, Backhoe/Excavator and performing snow and ice control
  • Experience performing general Labourer duties
  • Excellent customer service, teamwork and communication skills

These are CUPE bargaining unit positions and offer an hourly rate of $30.94 plus 14% in lieu of vacation, benefits, statutory holidays and premiums. These temporary/term roles may lead to permanent employment with the City of Kelowna. 

Hours of work: Varied, including Monday to Friday 7am to 3:30pm, Sunday to Thursday and Tuesday to Saturday 4am to 12:30pm.  Weekend Standby may be required.

Please Note: A clear Criminal Record Check and Driver’s Abstract will be required.
We’re looking for innovative and collaborative people with a desire to serve Kelowna and its citizens. Our diverse and dynamic team strives to innovate to make things better, work as one team, serve proudly and lead responsibly.
For further information or to apply, please check our website at

Open until Filled

The City of Kelowna has a COVID vaccination policy that requires all staff to be fully vaccinated as a condition of hire and ongoing employment.

Applicants not contacted within six weeks of the closing date are thanked for their interest

Organization: City of Kelowna
Location: Kelowna, BC
Region: Okanagan Valley / Similkameen
Professional Category(s): Equipment Operator
Posted: November 24, 2022, 8:47 am
Expires: December 24, 2022, 4:30 pm

Employment Type: Full Time
Employment Length: Temporary
Education Requirement: Other trades certificate or diploma
Job Experience: Experience an asset
Rate: $30.94 Hour

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