Current Postings

Fleet - Casual

COMPETITION: #2454-03282024

STATUS:                              
Auxiliary / Casual

SECTION:                             
Fleet Operations Services

LOCATION:                          
1850 Spyglass Place

HOURS OF WORK:             
Scheduled for shifts as needed:
6:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
6:30 p.m. – 6:30 a.m.
12:30 a.m. – 6:30 a.m.
6:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
1:10 p.m. – 6:10 p.m.
 
SALARY:                              
Pay Grade 16 - $27.98 to $32.87 per hour

COMPETITION END DATE:
Tuesday, April 16, 2024
 
Responsible for police vehicle driving, routine clerical and attendant type work in City parking compounds or garages, operated for the parking and storage of police vehicles.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES

  • Delivers vehicles for mechanical body and repair work to and from service repair shops
  • Performs light vehicle servicing duties, such as changing or repairing flat tires and jump starting cars
  • Ensures the general cleanliness of vehicles, and that any items and evidence is removed are properly stored and collected
  • Picks up and delivers a variety of supplies and equipment, ensuring equipment is fully charged and functional
  • Maintains routine clerical records related to the operation of the compound, the servicing of vehicles and the tracking of related equipment and vehicles, recording any issues or complaints
  • Conducts inventory of equipment required, reporting any unaccounted for to a superior; tracks missing equipment and sends out related notifications, and recalls equipment for servicing as required
  • Provides security for compounds, parking areas, and entrances, performing gate-keeping tasks in directing the public and monitoring the computerized security system
  • Performs clerical tasks
  • Other related duties and responsibilities as assigned


KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES
Required:

  • Thorough knowledge of the traffic rules and regulations governing the safe operation of passenger automobiles and vans
  • Sound knowledge of the regulations and procedures governing the use of City vehicles and equipment assigned to the compound
  • Working knowledge of the organization and locations of offices and shops of the VPD
  • Working knowledge of geography and street locations in the City of Vancouver
  • Ability to operate automotive vehicles and perform light vehicle servicing tasks, including washing, cleaning, and vacuuming
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships in a team environment
  • Working knowledge of Excel and Word
  • Ability to multitask and maintain routine clerical records
  • Ability to carry boxes and crates of equipment weighing 20 or more kilograms

Preferred:

  • Valid Class 4 driver’s license


EXPERIENCE

  • Extensive experience operating passenger vehicles as an attendant in a garage or parking lot


EDUCATION

  • Grade 12


OTHER REQUIREMENTS

  • Valid BC Driver’s licence
  • All employees must maintain their enhanced security clearance while employed with the Vancouver Police Department, which will be renewed every five years or as required


SELECTION PROCESS
Short-listed candidates will be required to participate in clerical testing for keyboarding skills, data entry, and Microsoft Word and Excel in order to move forward to the interview stage.
 
NOTE: This position falls under the jurisdiction of Teamsters Local 31.
 
Applicants should submit a resume via email to vpd.civilian.jobs@vpd.ca by 4:30 p.m. on the closing date. Resumes should indicate clearly the competition number on the subject line in the email.

THE VANCOUVER POLICE DEPARTMENT IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER