TRADES – CARPENTER

This unionized position is 40 hours per week, 12 months per year.  Upon successful completion of probation, the employee will have access to a comprehensive benefits package that includes extended health and dental benefits, LTD coverage, and Municipal Pension Plan.

WHO WE ARE

From coastal beaches to mountain forests, North Vancouver School District – “the natural place to learn” – provides world-class instruction and a rich diversity of engaging programs to inspire success for every student.  Our 25 elementary and 7 secondary schools, 2600 staff and 16,000 students offer a safe and nurturing environment based on trust, respect, responsibility and collaboration. We are looking for enthusiastic and positive individuals to learn, share and grow with us in “the natural place to work”.

THE ROLE

This is skilled carpentry work at the journeyman level involving maintenance, alteration installation and construction of School District buildings, fixtures and equipment throughout the School District. An employee of this class exercises considerable independent judgement in completing assignments, and may supervise the work of one or more helpers engaged in less skilled tasks. Oral and written assignments which may be accompanied by blueprints and sketches are received from a supervisor or coordinator. Work may be reviewed in terms of conformance with standards and objectives. New construction or extended renovations may be required to be inspected by Provincial or Municipal Inspectors.

WHAT WE REQUIRE

DESIRABLE TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE

Completion of the 12th grade or equivalent, supplemented by technical courses related to the work, plus completion of a recognized apprenticeship in the trade. Two years related experience as a journeyman carpenter or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

REQUIRED LICENSES, CERTIFICATES AND REGISTRATIONS

This is a full-time, unionized position, and the current rate of pay is $37.79 per hour (current rate).  This rate will increase to $40.34 as of July 1 2023 and to $41.55 as of July 2024

All candidates are required to submit to a BC Ministry Criminal Record Check and a local Police Criminal Record Check as a condition of employment.

TO APPLY TO THIS POSTING

1. Create your profile on Make A Future

2. Apply to the North Vancouver School District’s Trades-Carpenter posting

** The North Vancouver School District values the time you have taken to submit your application; however, only those applicants selected to move forward will be contacted.**

We value the opportunity to learn, share and grow on the traditional territory of the Coast Salish people, specifically the Skwxwú7mesh Nation and Tsleil-Waututh Nation.