Fleet & Equipment Technician – District of Lake Country (Lake Country, BC)

District of Lake Country

Lake Country is one of the Province’s fastest growing municipalities and is a vibrant community of approximately 14,000 citizens and is located in the heart of the rapidly growing Okanagan Valley, less than a half hour drive from Kelowna and mere minutes to beautiful orchards, wineries, farms and the serenity of the Okanagan lakes.  Residents enjoy hot summers and temperate winters with boundless opportunities for year-round recreation – from water sports to cycling, golfing, skiing, hiking and much more.  If you are searching to relocate to a community that truly has it all, join our team and experience ‘Life. The Okanagan Way!’

Fleet & Equipment Technician

Full-time Permanent Vacancy

The District of Lake Country is looking for an experienced Fleet & Equipment Technician to join our team.

The Fleet & Equipment Technician position is responsible for a range of functions pertaining to the daily operation, organization and administration of the District vehicle and equipment fleet and workshop facility.

The focus of this role is to maintain the District’s fleet vehicles, including all vehicle and equipment processes and systems while also assisting with financial planning and budgeting and coordinating external service providers. The position requires strong organizational and communication skills as well as robust diagnostic and troubleshooting capabilities. The normal work week is 40 hours, Monday to Friday, with on call pager duties for specific periods and potential 7-day work rotations as well as evening and weekend emergencies.

The preferred candidate will have completed a minimum of Grade 12 education or GED equivalent, have a Red Seal Endorsement – Journeyperson Automotive Service Technician or Heavy Duty Mechanic; a minimum of five years practical experience in an automotive repair facility or equivalent; and a valid British Columbia Driver’s Licence. The hourly rate of pay for this unionized position is $40.31 plus full comprehensive benefits package.

For a detailed job description, and more information about Lake Country please visit the District’s website at www.lakecountry.bc.ca.

Applications will be received until 4:00 pm on January 17, 2021.

APPLICATIONS WILL ONLY BE ACCEPTED THROUGH OUR WEBSITE AT WWW.LAKECOUNTRY.BC.CA

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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