|Operations Maintenance Workers (up to 5 positions)
||Township of Langley
This posting closed on
January 19, 2018
at 4:30 PM
||18-U005 (Please quote job ID on resume when applying)
||Join a “Community of Communities” – the Township of Langley, home to approximately 123,000 residents, is committed to providing progressive business, housing, and recreational opportunities, while balancing its unique mix of urban growth and rural beauty. A truly fun and beautiful place to work, the Township of Langley offers competitive salaries; excellent benefit packages; municipal pension plan; employee wellness programs; and, opportunities for professional development and career growth.
The Township of Langley is currently recruiting for up to 5 temporary full-time (from approx. February 5, 2018 to approx. December 21, 2018) Operations Maintenance Workers to join our team of professionals in the Engineering Division, Parks Operations Department.
Reporting to the Manager, Parks Operations, you will be responsible in this unionized position for operating and maintaining a variety of large industrial gas and/or electrical tools and heavy equipment such as tractors with attachments, self-propelled grass mowers and concrete mixers; assisting in the installation, maintenance and repair of irrigation and drainage systems; operating a dump, flat, panel or service truck of between 5,100 and 24,000 pounds GVW; as well as maintaining and repairing parks and cemeteries within the Township which includes turf management, horticulture, arboriculture, conservation areas, trails, hard surfaces, playgrounds, and park structures. You will also assist in the construction and maintenance of wooden and concrete structures, and assist with the supervision of a small group of workers performing unskilled and semi-skilled manual work; and ensuring safe work practices.
Your education will include completion of Grade 12 or equivalent supplemented by training courses and considerable related experience in construction and/or maintenance, or an equivalent combination of training and experience. The successful applicants will be able to exercise considerable independent judgment, initiative and have sufficient physical strength, stamina and coordination to be involved in the performance of heavy, semi-skilled manual outdoor work in all weather conditions. It is necessary to have considerable knowledge of the methods, practices, tools and equipment applicable to several functional areas of Parks construction and maintenance work.
This position is defined by the Township of Langley as a position of trust (Child Safety). The successful candidate(s) will be required to have a criminal record check as a condition of employment (Note - Not required as part of the application process, however will be required upon consideration for employment).
In order to be considered for this position, candidates must have the following valid and current certifications / licenses (must be valid at the time the posting closes) and these must be attached with your application. Applications without the attached required documents below will be deemed incomplete and will not be considered. Please title your attachments with the number of this competition and have these documents ready to upload when you apply:
• Pesticide Applicators Certificate – Landscape General
• BC Class 5 (full-privilege) driver’s license or equivalent driver’s license for where you reside. You must upload a current Driver’s Abstract (select the 5 years’ option if obtaining online) that has been obtained within 6 months of the closing date below with your application. To obtain a copy of your Driver’s Abstract, please contact ICBC directly or the driving authority where you reside. Copies or pictures of your driver’s license will not be accepted.
The CUPE rate of pay is $29.16 per hour (2018 rates) plus 13% in lieu of benefits. The hours of work are Monday to Friday 8:00am – 4:30pm.
If you wish to pursue this exciting career in a growing community, please visit tol.ca/careers to apply.
The closing date for this competition is by 4:30pm Friday, January 19, 2018.
We appreciate all applications; however, only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.
||Township of Langley
4th Floor Civic Facility
20338 65 Avenue
Langley, BC, V2Y 3J1
||January 5, 2018 08:30 AM
||January 19, 2018 04:30 PM