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Equipment Operator

Job Number: SD35equipment

Permanent   |  Langley, British Columbia   |  Posted on Apr 26, 2019 ← Back

Langley School District invites applications for a continuing full time (40 hours/week) Equipment Operator.


Reporting to the Grounds Foreman, the Equipment Operator 2 operates and services any grounds maintenance vehicles and equipment used in the District.


Duties and responsibilities include:


  • Operates any grounds maintenance equipment including dump trucks, trailer and backhoes in a safe and efficient manner
  • Performs routine servicing such as greasing and cleaning air filters of equipment, and reports malfunctions and necessary repairs as required
  • Plans work to operate equipment efficiently and effectively
  • Performs daily vehicle safety inspection and maintains record of same
  • Performs grounds work as required
  • Operates tools and equipment of the trade
  • Respond to emergency situations as requested
  • Inspects (daily) and operates a service vehicle
  • Performs other assigned comparable duties which are within the scope of knowledge, skills and abilities required by this class specification.Required qualifications:
  • Completion of Grade 10
  • Possession of a Class 1 Driver's License with air brake endorsement and an acceptable driving record
  • Two years’ experience in operating the required equipment
  • Thorough knowledge of and skill in the effective and safe operation and routine maintenance of the equipment operated
  • Ability to recognize the need for and make minor mechanical repairs
  • Ability to communicate effectively using courtesy and tact in the explanation and exchange of information
  • Ability to use judgement in applying established methods and procedures
  • Physical ability to perform the required dutiesRate of pay: $25.33 per hour plus a comprehensive benefits planQualified individuals must submit a complete on line application through http://bit.ly/2GIq8vQNote that applicants must open an account and apply to the appropriate posting.Please include the following documents in your application:
  • Resumé including three references (must be current or former supervisors)
  • High school diploma or transcript confirming completion of at least Grade 10
  • Recent driver’s abstract
  • Valid driver’s licence



We wish to thank all applicants, however, the district will only respond to those candidates selected for interviews. The successful applicant will be subject to a criminal records check.



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Langley, British Columbia

Start Date

Apr 26, 2019

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