Power Engineer | Maintenance Worker

Position Summary

We are looking for an experienced Power Engineer IV / Maintenance Worker V to join our Plant & Maintenance Services team at Shuswap Lake General Hospital in Salmon Arm.

Working in accordance with established vision and values of the organization, this position operates and maintains a power plant or any low pressure steam plant by operating, repairing and carrying out preventative maintenance on the boilers, air conditioning units, emergency power, and other related equipment of the facility in compliance with applicable codes and regulations. This position is responsible for performing trades duties approaching the journeyman level in one or a variety of trades areas such as electrical, plumbing and painting in compliance with applicable codes and regulations and supervises Maintenance Workers and other designated staff.

This is a casual position with potential day shifts from 07:00 to 15:00.

Come and join us to live work and play where others only vacation! Our focus is on giving people room to grow, to make an impact in the lives of others. Apply Today!

Community Profile: The town of Salmon Arm is located in the heart of British Columbia’s famous Shuswap Lake recreational area, surrounded by outstanding natural beauty, clean waterways, provincial parks and an abundance of green space. Salmon Arm has a mild, yet distinct four-season climate, and offers excellent year-round recreational opportunities including arts and cultural events, skiing and hiking. Residents take pride and satisfaction in protecting their quality of life. Salmon Arm’s economy is based upon forestry, agriculture, tourism, commerce, and manufacturing.

Qualifications

Grade 10, plus four years’ recent related experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience. Certificate of competency as 4th Class Power Engineer recognized by the Province of British Columbia. Valid BC Driver’s License.

Skills & Abilities:

• Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
• Ability to deal with others effectively.
• Ability to read and interpret blueprints, drawings and specifications.
• Ability to operate related equipment.
• Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position.

Comments

This posting is covered by the Provincial Health Officer’s mandatory COVID-19 vaccination orders and selected applicant(s) must comply.

Interior Health now offers assistance from an Aboriginal Employment Advisor. If you self-identify as Aboriginal (First Nations, Métis or Inuit) and if you would like assistance with internal career exploration, send your question via email to AboriginalEmployment@interiorhealth.ca to be redirected to the Employment Advisor. We invite applicants to self-identify as First nations, Métis, or Inuit within cover letters and/or resumes.

Competition #:

01802545

Employee Type:

CASUAL

Bargaining Unit:

HEU

Facility:

SHUSWAP LAKE GEN HOSPITAL

Location:

Salmon Arm

Department:

SLH MAINTENANCE

Reports To:

MAINTENANCE SUPERVISOR

Hourly Wage:

$32.34

Close Date:

OPEN UNTIL FILLED

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