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Electrician - Temporary Full-time
Municipality: Township of Langley This posting closed on

February 9, 2018
at 4:30 PM
Job ID: 18-U018 (Please quote job ID on resume when applying)
Department: Strategic Initiatives
Job Description: Join a “Community of Communities” – the Township of Langley, home to over 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 a temporary full-time (from approx. March 5, 2018 to approx. March 8, 2019) Electrician to join our team of professionals in the Engineering Division; Strategic Initiatives Department.

Reporting to the Facilities Maintenance Manager, you will be responsible in this unionized position for performing independently and/or in conjunction with a superior installing and maintaining electrical controls, alarms and motors for sewage, water and drainage pumps, telemetry systems, programmable logic controllers, lighting, etc. You will also perform miscellaneous construction wiring and related maintenance tasks in municipal buildings; respond to emergency calls; estimate and requisition materials; and inspect electrical installations by contractors on municipal work as well as prepare related reports and liaise with municipal staff.

Your education will include completion of the 12th school grade supplemented by completion of technical courses related to the work, and sound related journeyman experience working with electrical control equipment and systems; as well as training and experience in operation and maintenance of telemetry systems, programmable logic controllers and related equipment; solid state experience, electronics experience or an equivalent combination of training and experience. You will have thorough knowledge of the standard methods, practices, materials, tools and equipment used in the installation and maintenance of specialized electrical control systems and equipment as well as considerable knowledge of the hazards and necessary safety precautions and the rules and regulations governing electrical work.. A minimum of 3 years work experience as a certified electrician is considered an asset.

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:

• British Columbia Certificate of Qualification (Electrician)
• 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 for this position is $38.13 per hour (2018 rates) plus 13% in lieu of benefits. The hours of work Monday to Friday 8:00am – 4:30pm.

If you wish to pursue this exciting career in a growing community, please visit to apply.

The closing date for this competition is by 4:30pm Friday, February 9, 2018.

We appreciate all applications; however, only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.

Web Address:
Address: Township of Langley
4th Floor Civic Facility
20338 65 Avenue
Langley, BC, V2Y 3J1
Opening Date: January 26, 2018 08:30 AM
Closing Date: February 9, 2018 04:30 PM