This position plays a key role at the District of Sechelt. Reporting to the Public Works Manager, this position is responsbile for performing maintenance, carrying out construction projects and operating power equipment to help achieve the overall vision of the organization and the community. Applicants must have Grade 12 (or equivalent); 2 years’ experience in general construction labouring; and hold a valid Class 5 Driver’s License. Applicants must have hands-on experience with the operation and maintenance of power and hand tools; the ability to exert, sustain and repeat physical and mental actions necessary to complete tasks; and the ability to work under conditions requiring strength, endurance and focused attention in all types of weather.
Applicants must have a professional, responsive, and positive work attitude; the ability to react quickly and remain calm in stressful situations; and the ability to communicate effectively and tactfully one–on-one or in a group environment.