Public Works Technician 1
District of Taylor
Taylor is one of the fastest growing communities in the Peace River region. Abundant recreational opportunities abound within District facilities and in natural settings of the surrounding area. A paramount benefit package supports Council’s philosophy of “Safety, Family,
Reporting to the Director of Operations, the Public Works Technician II is responsible for assisting in the operations of the District of Taylor water and sewer system, the installation, repair, and maintenance of municipal utility systems, operation of a variety of light and heavy equipment, performing cemetery maintenance work as assigned, assisting with Animal Control as needed, and assisting the Volunteer Fire Department as required during emergency situations.
On call rotational coverage is a requirement, as well as working a rotational weekend schedule with the successful candidate also being required to live within municipal limits. A physical fitness exam is a hiring requirement for this position to confirm physical ability to complete labour intensive tasks.
Applicant should have:
• Grade 12 Diploma or equivalent
• Class 5 BC License with Air Brake Endorsement
• Clear Driving Abstract and Criminal Record check
• Occupational First Aid Level 1
• Two years’ experience (preferably in a municipal or other government environment) on a variety of heavy and light equipment
Further details on this position may be viewed on the Careers Page on the District of Taylor website.
With your resume, please provide your references, current driver’s abstract, copies of all first aid training certificates, and a cover letter that articulates how you meet the qualifications provided in the job description. Submissions will be received until Friday, June 24, 2022 at 4:30 local time.
Applications will be reviewed commencing the closing application date and may continue until the position is filled.
While the District appreciates all applicants, only those short-listed will be contacted.