Casual / On Call Journeyman Mechanics
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Job Code: 2897356 Closing Date: Ongoing
Employer: School District #8 (Kootenay Lake) Posted on: Jan 17, 2021
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Salary:  $33.48/hr
Job Description & Requirements
School District No. 8 (Kootenay Lake) is looking for qualified Journeyman Mechanics to work on an as needed basis for relief and/or project work.  Qualified applicants will be considered for placement on the casual list. All awarded applicants will be required to join the CUPE Local 748 Union and have a Criminal Record Check (submitted by the employer).
Job Summary:
An employee who does skilled work in the trade in which the Board requires the employee to be certified.
Job Requirements:
1. Possess a valid BC certificate of Apprenticeship and certificate of qualification as
    required by the British Columbia Apprenticeship Act or equivalent formal
    qualification acceptable to the Province of British Columbia.
2. Possess a valid BC Class 5 Driver’s License.
3. Ability to work independently, effectively and efficiently.
4. Thorough knowledge of trade, materials and methods.
5.  Ability to read and interpret plans, drawings, specifications and instructions.
6.  Ability to estimate costs and have knowledge of appropriate materials.
7.  Ability to make good independent judgement decisions.
8.  Ability to give direction to others.
9.  Must have understanding and knowledge of safe work practices.
10. Good understanding of code requirements in that given field.
11. Good understanding of requirements or regulations in their geographic area.
12. Perform other job related duties as may be assigned.


For further information regarding this position and schedule, please contact Janet Wall, Manager of Operations at or 250-428-5329.  

School District 8 supports equity hiring for Indigenous applicants.
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