Parks Worker II - Construction

Competition Number: 21241


Job Title: Parks Worker II - Construction

Department: Parks, Recreation and Community Services - Parks - Construction

Position Type: Permanent Full Time (CUPE Local 2011)

Salary: $31.56/hr and an excellent benefits package

Posted Date: October 15, 2021

Closing Date: November 1, 2021

Last Modified: October 27, 2021, 12:31 pm

Status: Closed


The Parks Division is seeking a permanent full time Parks Worker II to perform a variety of manual tasks in the construction and maintenance of park areas. The Parks Worker II will perform a variety of carpentry and landscape construction tasks in the installation and structural maintenance of playgrounds, buildings, bridges, stairs, signs, furniture, structures, parking lots, landscape areas, drainage, trails, and other parks related infrastructure.

Requirements include: Grade 12 or equivalent; three or more accredited courses in Landscape Construction, Carpentry or related field from a recognized post-secondary institution; one year of previous experience in the works of a Parks Division and a valid Class 5 B.C. Driver’s Licence. Candidates with an equivalent combination or education and experience may be considered.

The successful candidate will be required to work Monday to Friday, 7:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. or 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. depending on the season.

The District of Saanich is implementing a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy to help keep our employees and community safe. Confirmation of full vaccination effective December 13, 2021 will be required from anyone accepting employment with the District of Saanich.  Accommodations will be made for those individuals who can’t be vaccinated for reasons protected by the BC Human Rights Code.  A request for an accommodation can be made after you have been offered employment.   

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