Employment Central - Operations and Maintenance Worker

Operations and Maintenance Worker

Taku River Tlingit First Nation


Employment Opportunity

: Operation and Maintenance Worker
WAGE: $25-$30 per hour, depending on experience, knowledge and suitability
STATUS: Permanent, full-time (72hr pay period)
LOCATION: Taku River Tlingit First Nation (TRTFN) in Atlin, BC
SUPERVISOR: Operations and Maintenance Manager

: Open until filled – 2 positions needed

HOUSING: Temporarily accommodation available for the right candidate.


Reporting to the Operations and Maintenance Manager or designate, the O&M maintenance worker is responsible for assisting with assessing, building, installing, and repairing structures, fixtures, furniture, equipment, and other items using different types of tools and materials, under direction of supervisors. Additionally, as required, driving vehicles.


  • Conducts inspections and performs maintenance on or coordinates maintenance on the equipment in homes such as furnaces, plumbing, electrical, carpentry and ensure maintenance requests are responded to in a timely manner.
  • Performs maintenance and repairs on TRTFN housing. Receives and reviews maintenance work orders for repairs, records work orders and authorizes purchase orders.
  • Estimates costs for maintenance activities and provides information to Operations and Maintenance/Housing Administrator for review and approval.
  • Investigates a variety of maintenance complaints in situations where field checks are necessary. Provides routine and special reports to Operations and Maintenance/Housing Administrator or Manager, Capital Projects, and Housing as appropriate.
  • Drives garbage truck, picks up and disposes garbage for TRTFN residents on a weekly basis.
  • Other vehicle (e.g., flatbed, service, and sewer truck) driving duties as required.
  • Removes snow and ice from TRTFN roofs when necessary.
  • Attending relevant workshops, training sessions, seminars on housing and maintenance to develop personal skills in order to bring professional qualifications to position and to the efficient operation and benefit of the TRTFN.
  • Be willing to join Volunteer Fire Fighter Force
  • Other maintenance duties as required.


Completion of Grade 12, or willingness to take training that will be provided. Physically able to lift up to 50 lbs. and perform other physically demanding duties. Committed to ensure a safe workplace and ability to work as a team player.


  • Class 3 BC (with air brake) driving license required with clean driving abstract records.
  • Criminal Record Check (Required) 


Included after 3 months of probationary period.

Benefits include extended medical, eyewear, dental coverage as well as an RRSP matching plan.


To submit a resume or obtain further information contact: Email: careers@gov.trtfn.com 
titled: O&M worker
No Phone calls will be entertained.

We thank all those who apply but only those who are being considered will be contacted
Preference given to Taku River Tlingit First Nation Citizens.
We are only able to accept applications from permanent Canadian residents.

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