The goal of the City of Burnaby and its employees is to consistently deliver first class service and services to our community. With this in mind, we hire people who share the same passion, those with the drive and determination to grow with and contribute to our already exceptional team. People like you!
This is an exciting opportunity to join the Roads & Drainage division of our Engineering department as a Labourer and begin your municipal career! Current opportunities offer full-time hours for assignments from February to August, with the possibility of extension or re-call in the following year.
Duties of Labourers working in our Roads and Drainage division include, but are not restricted to:
- A variety of manual tasks in the maintenance and construction of sidewalks, roadways and drainage facilities
- Work with asphalt and concrete
- Roadway and sidewalk maintenance
- Vegetation control and rough landscaping
- Snow and ice control work
- Other related duties as required
The position requires knowledge and skills in the methods, techniques, materials, tools, and equipment used in general construction and maintenance work. Applicants should highlight labouring, concrete, framing, forming, construction, and asphalt experience as well as any apprenticeship status held or certifications (first aid, post-secondary, etc.) Driver’s Licence for the Province of British Columbia, Class 5, is required (Class 3 with air brake endorsement is preferred).
This posting will remain open until positions are filled.
Copies of relevant professional certificates, degrees, or tickets will be required at the time of the interview.
Please contact Human Resources at 604-294-7303 if you do not receive a confirmation email within one hour of submitting your application online.
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.
If you would like to include a cover letter along with your application, please ensure to include it in the text area for a cover letter section of the application.