Saanich Street Operations is seeking Assistant Operations Workers who will be responsible for assisting in lay-out, excavation 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 assists with maintaining the overall road quality through the removal of graffiti, pothole patching, gravel shouldering, and assists 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 outdoors in all types of weather.
The successful candidate will work Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (40 hrs/week), approximately 8 months typically from March/April to October/November with the work continuing on a core cycle on an annual basis.
*As a component to the recruitment process testing will be conducted. *