Pacific National Exhibition Carpenter Temporary in Vancouver, BC

Pacific National Exhibition

Branch Vancouver BC CA

Vancouver, BC

Must be able to work from rough sketches or technical diagrams and complete technical reports as required. Ability to understand and effectively carry out oral…

Position: Carpenter
Working Conditions: Full-time Temporary: July – October 1
Wage & Pay Grade: $32.48/ hour (PG22) – with TQ

We are seeking five diligent and hard-working individuals that have a passion for the Events setup industry and the Pacific National Exhibition (PNE). The Carpenters of the PNE Tech Services department will work under the direction of the Manager, Tech Services and are responsible for carpentry duties including maintenance and renovation projects for events. They will operate vehicles and tools/equipment in compliance with all health and safety requirements as determined by WorkSafeBC, and all other applicable legislation and company policies. This position will be temporary and shifts are dependent on work flow and staffing levels with an end date of October 1, 2015.

Specific Responsibilities:
Perform carpentry duties for events, maintenance, renovation projects and preparation of drawings

Operate all tools and machines of the carpentry trade in a safe and responsible manner

Ensure projects are completed within specified time, and notify supervisor if difficulties arise

Complete work documentation

Perform foreperson duties in their absence

Maintain a clean and safe work area

Perform other related duties as assigned

Job Requirements Qualifications:
Completion of a Trade Qualification (TQ) ticket in carpentry

Must have a valid Class 5 BC Driver’s License and provide an up-to-date Driver’s Abstract confirming a clean driving record

Must have previous carpentry experience and thorough knowledge of carpentry methods, materials, tools and equipment

Must be able to work from rough sketches or technical diagrams and complete technical reports as required

Ability to understand and effectively carry out oral and written instructions and prepare and maintain simple work records.

Skilled in the operation of a variety of mobile equipment

Capable of working at heights and lifting heavy materials up to WCB restrictions

Physically able to work in awkward positions

Knowledge of the hazards and proper safety precautions of the construction trades

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Temporary
Location: Vancouver, BC, CA
Posted on: 2015-08-01
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