Driver/Swamper - Labourer 2Solid Waste
Stretching from Deep Cove in the east to the Capilano River Canyon in the west, the District of North Vancouver is characterized by innovative municipal government that maintains and enhances the quality of life for its residents and businesses. Fuelled by the District's award-winning vision to build vibrant and sustainable communities for people of all ages and backgrounds, the District offers exciting professional development opportunities and an excellent total compensation package. A flexible, family-friendly employer with an inclusive work place culture, we are looking to fill this position. Come work for one of BC's Top Employers and contribute to making this a great place to work!
Our Solid Waste department is currently looking for self-motivated, hard-working, responsible team players for residential/commercial garbage collection and green waste collection. As many of our full-time staff began work as temporary and auxiliary employees, this is an excellent opportunity to determine if a career in public service is for you.
The District of North Vancouver will facilitate training for successful candidates not currently in possession of a valid Class 3 BC Driver's Licence with Air Brake Endorsement. To be considered for these positions, applicants must possess an Unrestricted Class 5 Licence and provide a current driving abstract that reflects a safe driving record.
The wage rate for this unionized position is $28.56/hour (2019 rates).
We are looking for enthusiastic and results-oriented individuals who have excellent interpersonal and communication skills, combined with a safety-conscious and strong work ethic and who enjoy working in the challenging weather conditions of the North Shore. If you have what we're looking for and enjoy working in a fast paced environment with a group of dedicated employees, we would like to hear from you. Please apply on-line with your cover letter, resume and current driver's abstract at www.dnv.org/careers This competition will remain open until filled.
***A current dated drivers abstract must be included with your application in order to be considered***
We thank you for your interest in employment with the District of North Vancouver and advise that only those shortlisted for an interview will be contacted.