• Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Temporary
  • Squamish, BC

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Find a perfect match!

Our clients are building fine homes, completing the renovations of restaurants and hotels and  working on a variety of other projects around Squamish, Whistler and Pemberton.  They require the help of skilled  drywallers, carpenters, landscapers, plumbers and labourers to assist with these projects.    Requires good physical fitness, willingness to get your hands dirty and work hard plus a great attitude.  Pays up to $43/hour based on experience / trade certifications.

WORKER WAGES:  up to $43/hour

Squamish Personnel uses a progressive pay system that awards pay increases based on number of Successful Shifts completed.  The more you work with us, the more you get paid per hour! 

  • BASIC LABOURERS:  no experience required
    • Tier 1 – $22/hr to start plus 4% vacation pay
    • Tier 2 – $24/hr after 10 Successful Shifts plus 4% vacation pay
    • Tier 3 – $25/hr after 20 Successful Shifts plus 4% vacation pay
  • JUNIOR TRADES / PAINTERS / CARPENTERS / LANDSCAPERS:
    • Tier 1 – $26/hour to start plus 4% vacation pay
    • Tier 2 – $28/hr after 10 Successful Shifts plus 4% vacation pay
    • Tier 3 – $29/hr after 20 Successful Shifts plus 4% vacation pay
  • SKILLED TRADES / PAINTERS / CARPENTERS / DRYWALLERS:
    • Tier 1 – $30/hour to start plus 4% vacation pay
    • Tier 2 – $32/hr after 10 Successful Shifts plus 4% vacation pay
    • Tier 3 – $33/hr after 20 Successful Shifts plus 4% vacation pay
  • SENIOR CERTIFIED TRADES (Red Seal) 5+ years experience:
    • Tier 1 – $38/hour to start plus 4% vacation pay
    • Tier 2 = $40/hr after 10 Successful Shifts plus 4% vacation pay
    • Tier 3 = $41/hr after 20 Successful Shifts plus 4% vacation pay
  • Successful Shifts = be on time, work hard and make our clients happy!
  • Your first shift on a job site will be used to verify your skill level.
  • All previous shifts worked in any position with WPS count towards a higher Tier for all future shifts.

CURRENT WORK ASSIGNMENTS AVAILABLE:

POSITION:  Experienced Carpenters – Squamish & Whistler

  • DATES: Starting Immediately. Pick the dates you want to work.  Completely flexible schedule.
  • HOURS: Flexible start times – usually around 8am or 9am for 6-8 hours.
  • LOCATION: at indoor and outdoor job sites in the Sea to Sky.
  • DUTIES INCLUDE: Carpentry work framing floors and walls at a residential job site including and pitching in where needed.
  • SKILLS / QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED: Preference given to ticketed carpenters – must have minimum of 2-5 years of carpentry experience. Pay rate will reflect experience and initial shifts will be used to confirm skills. Physically fit, mobile and able to lift heavy loads and work on your feet for the duration of shift. Friendly, hard-working and happy to pitch in where needed.
  • ADDITIONAL DETAILS / REQUIREMENTS: Steel toed or sturdy work boots, work gloves and basic hand tools required.

POSITION:  General Labourers and Site Cleaners – Squamish & Whistler

  • DATES: Starting Immediately. Pick the dates you want to work.  Completely flexible schedule.
  • HOURS: Flexible start times – usually around 8am or 9am for 6-8 hours.
  • LOCATION: at indoor and outdoor job sites in the Sea to Sky.
  • DUTIES INCLUDE: Assisting with general labour tasks that may include moving of materials, furniture,  rubbish and supplies at variety of construction, residential and hotel sites.  Involves physical labour and heavy lifting.
  • SKILLS / QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED: Physically fit, ready to work hard, able to lift heavy loads (30lbs) and be on your feet all day. Prior construction or work site experience beneficial.
  • ADDITIONAL DETAILS / REQUIREMENTS: Steel toed or sturdy work boots required.  Work gloves and hard hat are also beneficial.

POSITION:  Landscapers & Ground Crews – Squamish & Whistler

  • SCHEEDULE: Starting Immediately.  Pick your shifts between Mon – Friday @ 7:30am – 3:30pm each week. Long term positions are also available.
  • LOCATION:  Your choice of job sites in Squamish or Whistler
  • DUTIES INCLUDE: Assisting with general landscaping, gardening and lawn care including but not limited to raking, mowing, trimming, cleaning up of debris and pitching in where needed.
  • SKILLS / QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED: Physically fit, ready to work hard, able to lift heavy loads (30lbs) and be on your feet all day. Prior landscaping experience beneficial but not required.
  • ADDITIONAL DETAILS / REQUIREMENTS: Steel toed or sturdy work boots required.

POSITION:  Painters & Assistants – Squamish & Whistler

  • DATES: Starting immediately – pick the shifts you would like to work from our available dates.
  • HOURS: Flexible start times – usually around 8am or 9am for 8 hours.
  • LOCATION: Indoor and outdoor sites in Whistler.
  • DUTIES INCLUDE: Interior and exterior painting and prep of commercial buildings and homes. Working on ladders or on aerials. Assisting with moving materials, site setup, cleanup and pitching in where needed.
  • SKILLS / QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED: Minimum 1 year experience painting professionally is preferred but not required.   Fall arrest training or aerial platform operating ticket is an asset. Physically fit, mobile and able to lift heavy loads (30lbs) and work on your feet for the duration of shift. Friendly, hard-working and happy to pitch in where needed.

IT’S EASY TO APPLY!   If you are available for this assignment, please let us know ASAP as they fill quickly :

  1. email temp@squamish-jobs.com or call 604-398-4977 ext 1 and confirm your availability and interest in the role
  2. ensure your resume and application have been submitted on www.squamish-jobs.com/apply-for-work (you only need to do this once)
  3. ensure we can reach you  (keep your phone on!)

We will review all applications and contact candidates who have been selected for this assignment.   If you have any questions about the work, the pay, the temp program or anything else please contact us!


WHY SIGN UP FOR TEMP WORK?

Perhaps you’re looking for supplemental income? Filling in time? Have one day, one week or one month to spare? Between seasonal work? Enjoy variety and flexibility? We can connect you with Squamish’s top employers and provide work that suits your skills, lifestyle and schedule.

Squamish Personnel has regular temp job opportunities for administrators, housekeepers, servers and bartenders.   It’s a great way to pick up extra shifts during slower periods or days off.    Submit your details to us including the type of work you want, the times and days you are available and the pay you require and we’ll notify you each time something suitable comes up.

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To apply for this job please visit www.squamish-jobs.com.