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|Job posting : Job ID #319|
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|City of Coquitlam|
|Maintenance Worker - Utilities|
MAINTENANCE WORKER - UTILITIES
Regular Full Time – 8 positions
One of BC’s Top Employers, the City of Coquitlam offers meaningful career opportunities to make a difference within the local community. As the sixth largest city in BC, we are home to more than 150,000 residents. Our diverse municipality is a great place to work as it continues to grow through innovative urban design, inspiring arts, culture and recreation programs, and state-of-the-art transportation systems. Our brand is built on managing our resources in a responsible and sustainable manner, while supporting a vibrant, growing regional urban centre. We envision a bright future in Coquitlam that we hope includes you!
As a Maintenance Worker Utilities, you will be performing skilled manual work repairing, maintaining, and constructing waterworks infrastructure. You will also ensure City fire hydrants and pumps are operating efficiently in addition to repairing or replacing water mains, services, valves, and pressure reducing valves. You will also operate relevant equipment such as hand held tools such as cut off saws, road saws, jumping jack, and power broom, snow plows and heavy equipment up to and including tandem axle dump trucks.
The ideal candidate will:
This position will require you to work as part of a team and to demonstrate excellent customer service skills with members of the public and co-workers.
A CUPE hourly rate of $32.70, a comprehensive benefits package, and an earned day off program is being offered.
We will require you to have a valid Class 3 BC Driver’s License with air brake endorsement by the end of the probation/trial period. All applicants are required to upload a recent driver’s abstract (within the last 30 days) to your application.
The City has a vaccination policy that is currently suspended. However, should the policy be reinstated, it will be a requirement for all current and future employees.
Applicants under consideration may be required to undergo a police security clearance evaluation (with no adverse reports).
Please apply online at www.coquitlam.ca/careers by 11:55 pm on September 26, 2022.
The City of Coquitlam is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Attention: only applications submitted through the BC Public Service’s employment website (see link above) will be accepted.