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 $50,854.44 plus shift allowance and an extensive and comprehensive benefits plan (including Extended Health, Dental, Municipal 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.

Permanent positions are currently available at Kitchener, Henderson, McBride, & Jamieson Elementary.


Mandatory Qualifications: 


 Your application profile must include the following: 



 **This posting is ongoing until filled.  Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible.  Please note, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted regarding an interview**

The District welcomes qualified applicants who value equity and diversity as essential to excellence. The distinct makeup of the VSB community strives to support the inclusion of all voices.  You may wish to share some lived experiences that demonstrate your connections to our diverse student community.



1.    If you do not have a profile on Make a Future, please create a profile under the category, “ECE, EA/TA/ERW, Clerical, Secretarial, Administrative, Custodians, etc.”

2.    Once you have created your profile then, while you are logged in, please search this ad again then click the "apply now" button at the end of this ad. You will then be able to apply and upload any supporting documents to the competition and answer the job posting questions.

3.    You will automatically receive an email from this website letting you know your application to the competition has been received.


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 (