Thompson Rivers University Tool Room Attendant Part Time in Kamloops, BC

Thompson Rivers University

Branch Kamloops BC CA

Tool Room Attendant
Kamloops, BC

Ability to operate a personal computer, including basic word processing, accessing internet information and utilizing e-mail….

Performs a variety of tool room functions such as issuing tools, manuals and equipment to students, maintaining relevant inventory, preparing orders and purchase requisitions and performing minor repairs and preventative maintenance on tools and equipment.


Provides services to students by issuing a wide range of tools, materials, test equipment, textbooks and service manuals.

Maintains and controls parts, materials, reference manuals, resource materials and equipment inventories; monitors equipment/tools usage and flags delinquent users.

Sources prices and technical data for quality comparisons.

Prepares Purchase Requisitions, I.D.I.’s and maintains related records.

Identifies and returns damaged goods to suppliers; completes appropriate documentation.

Performs repairs and maintenance to tools and equipment, and arranges for external equipment repairs.

Prepares and distributes picture identification/tool tag cards.

Maintains files and records, and completes related reports.

Keeps tool room area in clean and tidy condition.

Maintains laundry inventory and daily supplies for shop.

Operates forklist.

Receives supplies.

Ensures that recycable items are returned for recycling.


As designated



Grade 12, plus specialized courses under 6 months or equivalent.


Three years’ related experience


Ability to deal effectively with others

Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing

Ability to operate related equipment

Valid forklift ticket

Ability to operate a personal computer, including basic word processing, accessing internet information and utilizing e-mail


Works in tool room environment; some counter work with exposure to minor disagreeable conditions

Please Note: If you are selected for interview, please ensure that you bring a copy of your transcripts to the interview

The salary for the above position is determined by the Collective Agreement with the Canadian Union of Public Employees, Local 4879, as it presently exists.

Pay Band

CUPE Grade 06 $23.68

Salary rate

Please Note: This position may be subject to a 90% salary for the first 560 hours of employment.


Kamloops, BC CA (Primary)

# of Hires Needed


Organizational Unit

Thompson Rivers University – > School of Trades and Technology – > Dean, School of Trades and Technology

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. As part of its commitment to Employment Equity, TRU encourages applications from qualified members of the four designated groups: women, aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities, and visible minorities. Applicants are invited to identify themselves if they belong to any of the four designated groups.

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Employment Type: Part Time
Location: Kamloops, BC, CA
Posted on: 2015-08-01
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