Current Postings

City of Parksville

Fleet Technician

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WAGE RATE:              
$42.46 per hour (2024 rates)

40-hour work week

Monday to Friday – 7:30am - 4:00pm

The City of Parksville is located on the traditional territory of the Coast Salish Nations, home to the Snaw-Naw-As First Nation and the Qualicum First Nation.

The City of Parksville is an active community of urban professionals, families with young children, and retirees who have chosen to live in our community for a quality of life and the region's inspiring natural environment. Nestled on Vancouver Island’s east coast, 13,642 residents call Parksville home. We are committed to being the city of choice for ourselves, our employees and future generations to come.

Job Summary
Reporting to the Supervisor of Roads & Fleet, this is skilled mechanical work at the journeyman level in the repair and maintenance of automotive and related equipment in the field and shop.

Required Qualifications
Current and valid Certificate of Trades Qualification in Commercial, Heavy Duty or Automotive. Emergency Vehicle Technician (EVT) Certification.
Possession of a valid Class 3 BC Drivers Licence with air endorsement for highway vehicles and good driving record.
Three (3) years job-related hands-on experience in the overhaul and adjustment of automotive, construction and maintenance equipment in a local government environment.

OR an equivalent combination of training and experience may be considered.

See job description for full details. This is a CUPE Local 401 Position.

Candidates must be able to legally work in Canada to be considered.

Interested candidates are invited to submit a cover letter and resume to by 4 pm, Tuesday, July 30, 2024. Please include “24-20 Fleet Technician” in the subject line.

The City of Parksville thanks you for your interest and regrets that only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
If you would like to request an accommodation or assistance at any stage of the recruitment and selection process, please contact human resources ( for confidential support.

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