City of Prince George
  • 16-Feb-2021 to 17-Mar-2021 (PST)
  • Prince George, BC, CAN
  • $30.08
  • Hourly
  • Summer Seasonal

12% in lieu of benefits

An Exciting Opportunity to Begin your Municipal Career!

About Our Organization:

The City of Prince George is committed to ensuring a positive, well-balanced work environment for its employees. With opportunities for employee training and professional development, the City of Prince George offers a safe and supportive workplace in which to serve our community.

About The Opportunity:

As a Labourer 1 your duties will include manual maintenance and construction work performed by the Civic Operations Department (Utilities, Roads & Fleet and Parks & Solid Waste). Performing a variety of skilled tasks and diversified manual work involving considerable physical effort and agility you will be expected to work in a safe manner and follow all applicable safety rules, regulations and procedures. We are developing a contingency list should there be vacancies in the Seasonal Labourer 1 position and/or temporary opportunities in the Labourer 1 position over the 2021 season.

About Your Background:

You have completed a minimum of Grade 10 or GED. A valid WorkSafe BC Occupational First Aid (OFA) Level 1 certification will be considered an asset. (If no OFA Level 1 certification, incumbents will be required to complete this training within one (1) month of date of hire). Along with previous general labour work experience, you have sufficient physical strength and stamina to perform the required duties. Demonstrated knowledge and ability to use tools and equipment related to the work in a safe and efficient manner will also assist you in this diverse position. A valid, full privilege Class 5 BC driver's license (or out of province equivalent) is required. Also as a condition of employment, the incumbent must have and maintain a clear Police Information Check for offences related to the position.

Why You Will Love Working as a Labourer 1 at the City of Prince George:

  • Your positive attitude and work ethic will lead to your success in this challenging role!
  • Serve our community with your strong customer service orientation and safe work practices.
  • Enjoy a competitive starting wage of $30.08 per hour. Seasonal positions are eligible to receive benefits and pension. Temporary positions receive 12% of gross pay in lieu of benefits.

Summer seasonal positions are subject to layoff typically in October and are recalled annually.

Temporary summer positions will end at the conclusion of the 2021 season and are not subject to recall.

Please refer to the job description on our website for more details about these exciting careers!

If you are interested in joining our team please apply, including a current driver's abstract, by March 17, 2021 to:

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The City of Prince George thanks all those who apply, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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