Telecom Yard Labourer (Vancouver, BC)

Telecom Yard Labourer (Vancouver, BC)

Vancouver

VistaCare Communications is a leading telecommunications solutions provider for a wide range of businesses and organizations.  We are currently seeking motivated candidates to join our operations in Vancouver, BC for permanent, full-time positions as Yard Labourer’s.  Yard Labourer’s are involved in the upkeep of all yards and vehicles as well as the maintenance of all tools and equipment.

VistaCare Communications is an equal opportunity employer, welcoming applications from people with disabilities. Any applicant who may require accommodations are encouraged to discuss this with their recruiter.

Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Maintain working knowledge of company policies, protocols, and procedures and their proper application for safe and efficient completion of all assignments
  • Support a safe, friendly, unified, equitable, and non-discriminatory workplace
  • Complete all forms (i.e. time reports, safety assessments, driver logs) accurately and on time
  • Maintain company assets (i.e. tools, equipment, vehicles, etc.) diligently and prevent negligent loss, theft, or damage
  • Maintain tools and equipment, as per company policies and manufacturer specifications
  • Load and unload materials/equipment into work areas
  • Maintain clean and safe work sites and vehicles
  • Perform other duties as assigned by Manager or crew leader
  • Consistant heavy lifting up to 75 lbs
Knowledge and Skills: 
  • Strong manual dexterity, hand-eye coordination, and attention to detail
  • Ability to proficiently operate a Forklift
  • Ability to work with exceptional professionalism, interact politely with customers and the public, and demonstrate excellent work ethic
  • Ability to read and understand work orders and blueprints as an asset
  • Ability to work in varying weather conditions, as well as rural, isolated, and wilderness locations
  • Ability to work continually in a physically demanding atmosphere, must be able to frequently lift and carry 60+ lbs
  • Self-disciplined, motivated, organized, and a team player
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with tight deadlines and repetitive tasks
Experience Required: 
  • General construction knowledge
  • Telecommunications infrastructure knowledge
  • Experience handling and installing fibre optic and copper cables as an asset
Additional Requirements: 
  • Valid driver’s license (Required - Class 3 with airbrakes) and clean driver’s abstract
  • Willingness to work out of town, overtime, weekends, or on emergency call outs, as required
  • Proficient in English (written and verbal)
  • Willingness to learn, accept challenges, initiative to complete work with minimal oversight within an assigned timeframe, and accept responsibility/ownership for assigned work
  • The successful candidate will be required to pass a criminal record check
Compensation and Benefits: 
  • Competitive compensation based on experience and skill level
  • Mobile phone (i.e. Apple iPhone) and PPE, as required
  • 50% employer paid comprehensive group benefits (health, dental, vision, insurance)
  • Employee & Family Assistance Program (EFAP)
  • Employer-match RRSP group plan
  • WorkPerks with Venngo and other corporate discounts available