Labourer : Are you a Jack or Jill of All Trades? This Opportunity is for you!
Administrative Services and Property Management Branch
Vancouver - British Columbia
Help bring research to life and drive your career forward with the National Research Council of Canada (NRC), Canada’s premier research and technology organization.
Operating nationally with more than 3,600 employees working from over 20 state-of-the-art research facilities from coast to coast, NRC works with clients and partners to advance knowledge and accelerate technology development and deployment in various industrial sectors. Our multidisciplinary capabilities, world-class facilities, unbiased view, and international networks make us a critical player in Canada’s innovation ecosystem.
Do you relate to the following statements and do they accurately represent your skills and abilities?
- I enjoy a fast-paced work environment
- I thrive in work environments with a variety of tasks and responsibilities where each day brings new challenges
- I am able to juggle multiple priorities
- I consider myself a quick learner and I am comfortable with most regular and powered tools
If you have answered YES to all 4 questions, we strongly encourage you to consider a career with NRC ASPM
Under the general supervision of the Site Operation Supervisor, the successful candidate will be responsible for providing regular facilities services at the NRC Vancouver site, shipping and receiving; setting up meetings, , audio, visual, computer and other facilities equipment. Other duties include, but are not limited to: assemble, install, repair and relocate furniture; assisting in assemble, install, moving of assets; performing other related duties.
Top 3 Reasons to work with NRC – ASPM:
- NRC offers regular working hours (37.5 hours per week) with great benefits including sick leave, family-related leave, and 3 weeks vacation
- This facility has earned a LEED gold rating as a “green building”. The headquarters for the Energy, Mining and Environment Research Portfolio
- Located on the picturesque University of British Columbia campus, you’ll be a short distance from walking trails, and the Pacific Spirit National Park
Applicants must demonstrate within the content of their application that they meet the following screening criteria in order to be given further consideration as candidates:
Successful completion of secondary school according to provincial standards, or a combination of education and recent and significant experience directly related to the position.
Experience working with regular and power hand tools.
Experience working with various technological equipment (computers, audiovisual, etc.).
Experience with shipping and receiving and related duties would be considered an asset.
Condition of employment
Candidates will be assessed on the basis of the following criteria:
Knowledge of safe lifting practices
Knowledge on safe handling and use of cleaning agents and chemicals.
Ability to set up a variety of electrical, electronic, audiovisual and computer equipment.
Ability to lift and move heavy objects (22 kg minimum).
Knowledge WHMIS would be an asset.
Client Focus (Level 2)
Communication (Level 1)
Results Orientation (Level 2)
Teamwork (Level 1)
Self-knowing and self-development (Level 2)
For this position, NRC will evaluate candidates using the following competency profile(s): | NRC-Wide
Relocation assistance will be determined in accordance with NRC's directives.
Posted until filled
To obtain a copy of the job description
Please direct your questions, with the hiring number (12-16-1196) to:
Telephone: (613) 993-0542
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