Career Opportunities
Assistant Building Engineer 1
Job Code: 959416
School District #39 (Vancouver)
Closing Date: Ongoing
  Posted on: Jul 31, 2019 
Job Type:
Full Time
Job Category:
ECE, EA/TA/ERW, Clerical, Secretarial, Administrative, Custodians, etc.
Mandatory Document:
Start Date:  Immediately
End Date: 
Job Description & Requirements

Set in one of the world’s most livable cities, Vancouver is a community-minded district seeking talented educators, progressive leaders, and skilled support staff to enrich the learning experience of Vancouver’s 50,000 students.

Assistant Building Engineer 1 (ABE 1)

The Vancouver Board of Education invites applications for the Assistant Building Engineering 1 position, which mostly involves cleaning and some heating duties on the afternoon shift.  Strong communication skills and the ability to work independently and as a team member are essential.  

The job is 7.5 hours per day, with an annual salary of $47,097.18 plus an extensive and comprehensive benefits plan (Extended Health, Dental, Defined Benefit Pension Plan, etc). 

Between September and June, the job is generally an afternoon shift from 2:30-10:30 pm and includes a shift allowance.  During July and August, the work is during the day.

Mandatory Qualifications: 

  • Completion of Grade 12
  • A valid Power Engineer 4th or 5th Class or Boiler Operator Certificate with Inter-Provincial Certification or higher


 Your application profile must include the following: 

  • Cover Letter
  • Resume
  • Email and phone contact of 3 References (Supervisors only)
  • Scanned copy of your Power Engineering/Boiler Operator Certificate


How to apply: 

1.    Create a profile on Make a Future under the category, “ECE, EA/TA/ERW, Clerical, Secretarial, Administrative, Custodians, etc.”

2.    Log in and search for this ad again. Click "Apply Now". Apply and upload all supporting documents and answer the job posting questions.

3.    An email will be sent to you confirming that your application has been received.


 **Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted**

If you have any difficulties applying through the Make a Future website, then please email your resume, cover letter, and scanned copy of your 4th or 5th class power engineering/boiler operator certificate to Michelle Peacock, VSB Recruitment ( 

To apply:

  • Click 'Apply Online' to sign in/register
  • Apply to this job posting
  • Check your 'Job Application Log' to confirm you successfully applied.