Tradesperson III - Certified Painter

From CivicInfo BC - September 14, 2017

Tradesperson III
Certified Painter
Regular Full Time Position

The District of Saanich is seeking an experienced painter for regular full time work in the Facility Operations Division. The successful candidate will be required to work Monday to Friday, 40 hours per week and may be required to work off hours and weekends. Primary responsibilities include preparing various surfaces and applying appropriate coating materials to municipal buildings, equipment and furnishings. Qualified candidates must have the ability to prepare wood, metal and drywall surfaces for painting using various methods including sanding, scraping, patching, repairing, pressure washing, sandblasting and acid etching; apply coating materials including various types of paints, stains, varnish and wall coverings matching existing areas and coating; operate and maintain various hand tools and power equipment such as airless or pressure-feed spray systems, scaffolds, swing stage, needle gun, power lifts, ladder trucks and vehicles; install and repair ceramic and linoleum wall and floor tiles. Requirements include Grade 12 or equivalent; Trades Qualification Certificate in Painting; Two years commercial and residential painting in addition to TQ experience; Valid Class 5 BC Drivers Licence; and Sufficient health, physical conditioning, strength, stamina and coordination to permit performance of work in all types of adverse conditions.

This is a C.U.P.E. Local 2011 position with a wage of $31.59 per hour and an excellent benefits package. Job description and competition information can be found at Please apply by 11:45 p.m. on October 6, 2017 quoting competition 190.17 to: Human Resources, District of Saanich, 770 Vernon Avenue, Victoria, BC, V8X 2W7 (Fax 250-475-5550) or Email We
thank all applicants for applying. Only those under consideration will be contacted.


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