Labourer

Labourer
District of Stewart
Post Date: November 21, 2022
Apply Before: December 21, 2022

Job Overview

Location

Stewart

Province

British Columbia

Salary

$28.99

Category

Planning & Public Works

Commitment

Full Time

Job Description

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Job Summary:
Join the team at the District of Stewart and gain the skills that will always keep you in demand. Reporting to the Superintendent of Public Works, you will work with a small team to ensure the Public Works department runs smoothly. You have energy to spare and love the variety of a job that varies from worksite to worksite.
Where is the Job?

With a population of 500, the District of Stewart is a deep-sea port on BC’ s beautiful northern coast. During the summer, Stewart is a major tourist draw with its closeness to Alaska and road access to a major glacier – the Salmon. You’ll enjoy recreational opportunities year-round with fishing down the Portland Canal, and first-class snowmobiling and heli-skiing on the adjacent mountains. Major industry in the area includes mining, logging, and port operations.

What You’ll Do:

  • Carry out a variety of duties such as:
      • Lawn maintenance, weed eating, raking, and general grounds maintenance
      • Ditch maintenance, pavement and sidewalk repair
      • Water and sewer maintenance
      • Litter and cardboard recycling pick-up
      • Painting
      • Parking lot, street, sidewalk, boardwalk, and graveyard maintenance
      • Trail / lagoon brushing and repair
      • Snow shoveling and salting
      • Keeping fire hydrants and garbage bins clear of snow
  • Communicate effectively with your supervisor, team, and the general public; and
  • Assist with other duties as required.

What You’ll Get in Return:

  • An outstanding team of coworkers who value diversity and teamwork;
  • A competitive wage of $28.99 / hour;
  • A comprehensive benefits package; and
  • Assistance with relocation for those considering a move from outside the District.

What You’ll Bring:

  • Your Education:
      • Class 5 Driver’s License
      • Related education in landscaping or grounds maintenance would be an asset
  • Your Experience:
      • Experience in the methods, tools, equipment techniques, and materials used in general clean-up, landscaping, and maintenance work
      • Physical strength, stamina, and the coordination to carry out continuous, heavy
        physical work in all weather conditions

What to do Next:
This is a full-time, permanent position. If you are legally entitled to work in Canada, send your resume and cover letter to Todd Francis, Chief Administrative Officer, at cao@districtofstewart.com. Applications will be accepted until December 21, 2022.

Job Overview

Location:

Stewart

Province:

British Columbia

Starting Salary:

$28.99

Category

Planning & Public Works

Job Type

Full Time

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