Assistant Operations Worker

Competition Number: 22070


Job Title: Assistant Operations Worker

Department: Engineering - Public Works - Street Operations

Position Type: Up to 5 Temporary Part Time - Up to 9 Months (CUPE Local 2011)

Salary: $29.90/hr plus 13% in lieu of benefits

Posted Date: February 24, 2022

Closing Date: November 20, 2022

Last Modified: November 21, 2022, 9:10 am

Status: Closed


Saanich Street Operations is seeking an Assistant Operations Worker who will be responsible for assisting in lay-out to control the excavation for and preparation of sub-grade for road construction and widening, curb/gutter, sidewalk and catch basin installation, landscaping and fine grading gravel road base for asphalt paving, road markings and electrical conduits. The Assistant Operations Worker will assist with maintaining the overall road quality through the removal of graffiti, pothole patching, gravel shouldering, and assisting with signs and road marking activities.

Requirements include Grade 12 or equivalent; Six months experience in civil works related to road construction, maintenance and signs/markings; Valid Traffic Control Certificate; Occupational First Aid Level 1 Certification; valid Class 5 BC Driver’s Licence with Air Brakes Endorsement and sufficient health, physical conditioning, strength, stamina and coordination to permit performance of work.

The successful candidates will work full time Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. or 7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (40hrs/ week)

*Testing will be conducted*

Important Information:

The District of Saanich has a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy to help keep our employees and community safe. The requirement remains in effect until April 8, 2022 after which, the policy will be suspended. It is important to know that the requirement may be reinstated and unvaccinated employees may not be able to work. In order for the District to respond to any changing vaccination requirements for staff, we request that you verify your COVID-19 vaccination status with us during your first week of employment.