Maintenance Worker I (temporary) (Full Time)


District of Port Edward


The District of Port Edward is offering a temporary (four month term) position for a team player
who would like to work in a small staff environment.

The District of Port Edward is a small community of 467 people that is situated 15 kilometers from the City of Prince Rupert on the
beautiful Pacific North Coast.

Reporting to the Public Works Foreman, this unionized position performs general labour duties, operates equipment including dump truck, rubber tire backhoe, mini excavator, ride on
mowers, etc..
The Maintenance Worker I is also required to assist with the maintenance, repairs and monitoring of the municipal water supply systems and the wastewater collection and treatment systems to ensure the water and wastewater treatment systems meet the requirements of the
provincial statutes and regulations.

The ideal candidate would have grade 12 or equivalent, a Class 5 driver’s license (with a clean abstract) and heavy trailer endorsement, equipment operating experience and be in good physical health.

Water Treatment or Wastewater Treatment experience would be an asset.

The candidates must also pass a satisfactory RCMP background check.

The District of Port Edward has a collective agreement with CUPE that runs through to December 31, 2021.

The current rate of pay for the Maintenance Worker I position is $31.33 per hour plus 15% in lieu of sick, vacation and medical benefits.

How to Apply

Qualified applicants are requested to forward their resume with three references to the
undersigned by 4:30 p.m. on November 30th, 2020.
Lorraine Page,
District of Port Edward
PO Box 1100
Port Edward, BC, V0V 1G0
Fax: 250-628-9225
We thank those persons in advance who submit applications, however, only those selected for
an interview will be contacted.