Carpenter - Provincial Health Services Authority
Vancouver, BC
Provincial Health Services Authority, Vancouver, $32.20 per hour

This position is based out of BC Children's and BC Women's Hospital.

What you’ll do

Review work requests and consult with user departments regarding the installation and other project requirements; interpret blueprints, drawings, and specifications to determine the required materials and equipment and make recommendations as required.
Prepare for work projects by performing operational and safety risk assessments, arranging work schedules with user departments and assembling supplies, tools and equipment.
Design, construct, and maintain woodwork, furniture, doors and hardware, by selecting, laying out, joining, assembling, erecting and/or dismantling materials; constructs, erects, installs and repairs structural elements such as T-bar ceiling grids, wall guards, handrails and wall components in conformance with applicable Building Codes and By-Laws
Maintain storage and work areas in a clean, tidy and safe conditions and maintain an inventory of supplies, equipment, and tools; complete related reports and records including daily work summary sheets; recommend purchase of related supplies and equipment.
Evaluate equipment/supplies for technical acceptance and safety prior to selection as required.
What you bring

Grade 10 plus two years’ recent related experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
Trades Qualification Certificate as a journeyman Carpenter recognized by the Province of British Columbia.
What’s in it for you

Every PHSA employee enables the best possible patient care for our patients and their families. Whether you are providing direct care, conducting research, or making it possible for others to do their work, you impact the lives of British Columbians today and in the future. That’s why we’re focused on your care too – offering health, wellness, development programs to support you – at work and at home.

Join one of BC’s largest employers with province-wide programs, services and operations – offering vast opportunities for growth and development.
Access to more than 2,000 in-house training programs.
Enjoy a comprehensive benefits package, including municipal pension plan.
12 annual statutory holidays with generous vacation entitlement and accruement.
Perks include onsite fitness classes and discounts to 350 BC-wide recreational programs, travel, technology, car and bike sharing, and more.
Temporary, Full-Time (until January 2020)

Wage: $32.20 per hour

4500 Oak Street
Monday to Friday; 0700 - 1500

Requisition Number: 88765

What we do
Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) plans, coordinates and evaluates specialized health services with the BC health authorities to provide equitable and cost-effective health care for people throughout the province. Our values reflect our commitment to excellence and include: Respect people – Be compassionate – Dare to innovate – Cultivate partnerships – Serve with purpose. Learn more about PHSA and our programs:

PHSA is committed to employment equity and hires on the basis of merit, encouraging all qualified individuals to apply. We recognize that our ability to provide the best care for our diverse patient populations relies on a rich diversity of skills, knowledge, backgrounds and experiences, and value a safe, inclusive and welcoming environment.