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Trades II Carpenter
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Municipality: City of Abbotsford This posting closed on

March 3, 2021
at 5:00 PM
Job ID: J0221-0065 (Please quote job ID on resume when applying)
Department: Engineering & Regional Utilites
Job Description: The City of Abbotsford’s Engineering and Regional utilities department is seeking an experienced Journeyman to join their dynamic team as a Trades II - Carpenter. As an integral member of the Building Maintenance team, you will be responsible for the maintenance, repair, and construction of municipal buildings, structures and facilities, and a variety of woodworking, carpentry and related tasks.

Thorough knowledge of the regulations and codes, standard practices, methods, materials, tools, and equipment used in the trade is essential to this position as you prepare estimates of labour and materials, and determine the method of installation or repair upon receiving an assignment. You will be knowledgeable of proper safety practices and the demonstrated ability to work in a manner that recognizes personal safety and the safety of others.
Duties: In this position your day to day responsibilities will be full of variety, from conducting scheduled preventative maintenance inspections of buildings, to responding to emergency repairs and to building new office furniture. As part of a small dedicated team you will get to experience a full range of facility operation and maintenance activities.
Educational Requirements: As the ideal candidate you have:
• Completion of Grade 12;
• Current British Columbia Red Seal Trades Qualification;
• Minimum of five (5) years’ experience in the trade;
• Valid Class 5 BC Driver’s Licence.
Salary: This position is unionized, CUPE Local 774, and the hourly rate of pay is from $30.28 to $35.62 per hour in additional to our comprehensive, competitive benefits package.
Additional Information: At the City of Abbotsford we work strongly to create a challenging yet rewarding environment for our employees to thrive. We offer ongoing personal and professional development opportunities, competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package.
Web Address:
Address: City of Abbotsford
32315 South Fraser Way
Abbotsford BC V2T 1W7
Fax: 604-864-5541
Opening Date: February 17, 2021 08:30 AM
Closing Date: March 3, 2021 05:00 PM