Company Details

Keats Island Construction and Services Ltd

Overview

Keats Island Construction and Services Ltd.

299 Forin Road, Gibsons, BC  V0N 1V0

Work Location: Same as above and various locations throughout the Sunshine Coast Region

Type of Employment: Full time; Permanent

Estimated Start Date: As soon as possible

Job Description:

  • Supervise workers and projects
  • Co-ordinate and schedule activities
  • Set up equipment
  • Ensure Health and Safety Regulations are followed
  • Requisition or order materials, equipment, and supplies
  • Establish methods to meet work schedules
  • Read blueprints and drawings
  • Resolve work problems and recommend measures to improve productivity
  • Prepare production and other reports
  • Estimate costs and materials
  • Assist general laborers, if necessary
  • Drive flat deck truck to get materials from suppliers to perform duties

Requirements:

  • Completion of Secondary School is required
  • A minimum of 3 years of experience as a Carpenter or Cabinetmaker are required
  • If candidate does not have at least 3 years of experience, then a Post-Secondary Education Certificate, OR completion of a 2-3-year Apprenticeship Program is required
  • At least 3 months as a Supervisor in a related discipline is required
  • Strong basic math skills are required
  • Ability to use hand/power tools
  • Ability to supervise 5-10 people
  • Candidate must be familiar with working around water, on boats, and floating platform
  • Work under pressure; Overtime required; Handling heavy loads; Manual dexterity; Fast-paced environment; Physically demanding; Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Initiative; Excellent written communication; Values and ethics; Team player; Reliability; Organized; Judgement; Flexibility; Excellent oral communication; Dependability; Client focus; Accurate; Effective interpersonal skills
  • Driver’s License is required
  • SVOP is a strong asset

Work Site Environment: Outdoors; Noisy; Dangerous; Dusty; Wet/damp

Weight Handling: Up to 23 kg (50 lbs).

Salary: $35.00 – $37.00 per hour, 40 – 45 Hours per week.

Benefits: Mileage paid

Important information:  This position will require flexibility on schedule. The employee will work from Monday to Friday from 7:45 AM – 4:30 PM. Overtime and weekend work may be required based on the clients’ needs.

Apply by E-Mail to: andrew@kicas.ca

Apply by Mail to: PO Box 1342, Gibsons, BC  V0N 1V0

To apply for this position please email your information to keatsisland@canadaemail.ca

About Keats Island Construction and Services Ltd

We are a family owned and operated business, operating in the Sunshine Coast, Howe Sounds and Sea-to-Sky region for more than 40 years specializing in serving the unique challenges of island construction and marine logistics. Our services include renovation, new builds, stairs and decks, fencing, docks, utility and infrastructure installations.