BC Local Government Job Posting Service



Temporary Full Time Position (Approximately 2 Years)

The District of Saanich is seeking an experienced journeyman electrician for trades work in Street Operations. The successful candidate will be responsible for electrical installation, maintenance and repair of traffic signals, streetlights, phone and data lines, municipal buildings and capital work.
Requirements include: minimum grade 12 or equivalent; Certificate of Electrical Apprenticeship and Electrical Trades Qualification Certificate; four years of experience which includes; Certificate of Electrical Apprenticeship and Electrical Trades Qualification Certificate and Electrical Field Safety Representative; Electrical Field Safety Representative designation (FSR-B); Arc Flash Awareness training; valid Class 5 BC Driver’s Licence with air endorsement and must be fit to perform work in all weather conditions. Candidates with an equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.
The successful candidate will be required to work Monday to Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (40 hours per week).
This is a C.U.P.E. Local 2011 position with a wage of $38.09 per hour and an excellent benefits package. Job description and competition information can be found at This competition will remain open until the successful candidate is selected. Please apply by quoting competition 22253 to: Human Resources, District of Saanich, 770 Vernon Avenue, Victoria, BC, V8X 2W7 (Fax 250-475-5550). As a component of the selection process, testing will be conducted. We thank all applicants for applying. Only those under consideration will be contacted.

Organization: District of Saanich
Professional Categories: Electrical/Electronic Services
Posted: August 5, 2022, 3:32 pm
Expires: December 31, 2022, 11:45 pm
Employment Type: Full Time
Employment Length: Temporary
Education Requirement: Other trades certificate or diploma
Job Experience: 3 years to less than 5 years
Rate: $38.09 Hour