Utility Person (Roads – City of Abbotsford (Abbotsford, BC)

Utility Person (Roads)

Engineering and Regional Utilities
CUPE, Full Time
Posting #J1220-028

At the City of Abbotsford our people are our greatest asset. We offer a wide range of diverse, stimulating and rewarding career opportunities that support and recognize high levels of performance. In Abbotsford, we work strongly to create a challenging yet rewarding environment for our employees to thrive. We invite you to become part of a place that has strong corporate and organizational values, rewarding career paths, challenging opportunities, and an engaging and dynamic team to work with.

Be part of the story. Join our team today.


The City of Abbotsford’s Roads & Facilities Operations division is seeking a self-motivated, hard-working individual to join their dynamic team as a full-time Utility Person- Roads.

In this challenging position you will participate in the repair, maintenance and construction of City roads, sidewalks, intersections and bicycle paths as well as inspect, service, maintain, and perform repairs on our roads infrastructure.

Your ability to maintain a clean, safe work area, compliance with safety regulations, and the ability to exercise independent judgement in quickly and accurately performing your duties will make you a key member of the team.

You will assist in and provide direction to others engaged in the day to day general maintenance and construction of roads, curbs and sidewalks. Your thorough knowledge of the methods, practices, materials, tools and equipment used in the infrastructure and repair of roads and drainage systems will guide your success in this position.

If you are a team-oriented individual with demonstrated experience in safe work procedures, and a desire to make an impact in a fast growing municipality; we’d like to hear from you!

In order to be considered for this position, you must have:

  • Completion of Grade 12 or equivalent.
  • Two (2) years’ experience in road construction or maintenance.
  • Valid Class 3 BC Driver’s Licence.

This position is unionized, CUPE Local 774, and the hourly rate of pay is from $24.61 to $28.96.

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.

To apply, please visit us online at www.abbotsford.ca/careers

Closing Date:  February 17, 2021

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