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trades helper - construction


Source: Job Bank

Location

North Vancouver, BC
V7P3S7

Salary

$22.00 to $26.00 hourly (to be negotiated)

Additional Information

  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 30 to 40 hours per week
  • Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • Experience: 2 years to less than 3 years
  • or equivalent experience

Work site environment

  • Outdoors
  • Confined spaces
  • Dusty

Work setting

  • Urban area
  • Remote location
  • Various locations
  • Rural area
  • Industrial plant
  • Railway company/yard
  • Construction site

Tasks

  • Load, unload and transport construction materials
  • Clean and lubricate cranes
  • Mix, pour and spread materials such as concrete and asphalt
  • Help medical examiner in charge
  • Assist in drilling and blasting rock on construction sites
  • Pave and rake asphalt
  • Assist in demolishing buildings
  • Clean and pile salvaged materials
  • Perform routine maintenance work
  • Clean up chemical spills and other contaminants
  • Remove rubble and other debris at construction sites
  • Direct traffic at or near construction sites

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • Chainsaw Safety Training
  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Concrete vibrators
  • Circular saws
  • Concrete saws
  • Mortar and concrete mixers
  • Grinding machine
  • Chippers
  • Jackhammers
  • Air compressors
  • Nail guns
  • Drills
  • Small front end loaders
  • Chain saw
  • Hand tools

Construction specialization

  • Industrial, commercial and institutional
  • Residential
  • Roads and bridges

Security and safety

  • Bondable

Transportation/travel information

  • Vehicle supplied by employer
  • Public transportation is not available

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads

Own tools/equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Safety glasses/goggles
  • Ear plugs

Personal suitability

  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Reliability
  • Team player

Green job

  • Involves duties and responsibilities that lead to positive environmental outcomes

Health benefits

  • Health care plan

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