Labourer

City of Maple Ridge

Labourer

Seasonal positions - Engineering Operations

  
Come grow with us! Maple Ridge located in Metro Vancouver is a vibrant and rapidly growing City with outstanding recreation, arts and cultural amenities and some of the most affordable housing in the region.  This combined with a dynamic community makes Maple Ridge a great place to work, play and live.  Come join us and be part of the change.

Are you a team player with a “can do attitude”, excellent communication, interpersonal skills and exceptional customer service skills?  We have the perfect opportunity for you.

Labourer – Sewerworks – 18-004
The position will require you to perform  a variety of skilled and semi-skilled tasks.  This is manual maintenance and construction work of some variety and complexity,  The duties may involve hazardous working conditions, specialized skills, and the incumbent may be assigned to various supervisors.
  • Considerable knowledge of the principles, practices, methods and materials used in civil construction and Municipal Maintenance work.
  • Must have the ability to understand, carry-out and effectively communicate to fellow employees, oral and written instructions from a supervisor.
  • Considerable skill in the proper and safe use of a variety of hand and power tools related to the work.
  • Ability to keep simple records of the work performed.
  • Sufficient physical strength, stamina and coordination to perform heavy manual outdoor work in all weather conditions.
  • You may also be required to work in the Waterworks and Roads division as a as needs basis.
  • As part of the application process we require you to upload your drivers' abstract.
  • Considerable experience in civil construction and Municipal maintenance work.  Some training and knowledge in the operation of small power equipment such as saws and rollers.
 
Labourer – Waterworks – 18-006
The position will require you to perform a variety of skilled and semi-skilled manual tasks.  You may be required to operate a variety of equipment, tools and drive a light truck from Municipal Operations Centre to job site or between job sites.  Duties may include performing functions such as a pipefitter, pipe layer’s helper, hydrant servicing and general maintenance of the water system.  You may also be required to work in the Sewers and Roads division on a as need basis.
  • Considerable knowledge of the principles, practices, methods and materials used in civil construction and Municipal Maintenance work.
  • Must have the ability to understand, carry-out and effectively communicate to fellow employees, oral and written instructions from a supervisor.
  • Considerable skill in the proper and safe use of a variety of hand and power tools related to the work.
  • Ability to keep simple records of the work performed.
  • Sufficient physical strength, stamina and coordination to perform heavy manual outdoor work in all weather conditions.
 
Labourer Roads – 18-007
The position will require you to perform a variety of skilled and semi-skilled manual tasks.  You may be required to operate a variety of equipment, tools and drive a light truck from Municipal Operations Centre to job site or between job sites.  Duties may include performing functions such as asphalt raking, and laboring as well as concrete placing and finishing and general maintenance of road related duties such as litter control, weed eating etc.   You may also be required to work in the Sewers and Water division on a as need basis.
  • Considerable skill in the proper and safe use of a variety of hand and power tools related to the work.
  • Ability to keep simple records of the work performed.
  • Performs skilled and unskilled labor to ensure the efficient operation of the division in accordance with departmental and divisional policies.
  • Ability to use power tools such as cut off saws, compactors and experience working with asphalt black top and concrete placing and finishing preferred.

You have completed  Grade 12 and have considerable related experience in the operation and servicing of heavy construction and maintenance equipment or an equivalent combination of training and experience.
 
Valid Class 5 Drivers License is required.  A current Driver’s abstract must be uploaded with your application in order to be considered for these opportunities.
 
Possession of a valid B.C. Class 3 Drivers License c/w air brake endorsement or heavy equipment operation experience will provide added opportunity for specific tasks.
 
All required licenses, certificates and registrations associated with this competition must also be valid and current at the time the postings close and must be attached with your application.  Please have these documents ready to upload when you apply.

If you want to help shape a growing community in a municipality that strives for service excellence, then this is the position for you.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those under consideration will be contacted. 

Closing date: January 28, 2018
 

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Location: Maple Ridge, BC.

Region: Lower Mainland

Professional Category(s): Public Works & Operations.

Posted: January 12, 2018, 11:52 am

Expires: January 28, 2018, 4:30 pm

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