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Lead Event Technician - BC PavCo, Vancouver Convention Centre

This is a Permanent, Full-time position.

Category: Technical
Province: Vancouver, British Columbia
Position: Lead Event Technician
Deadline: September 10, 2018
Posted: August 20, 2018

Job Description / Duties

As a proven leader able to work effectively in a team environment, you will provide general direction and guidance on work, on the job training, and cross training, while performing work in one or more skilled trades.

Using your technical knowledge, you will review, interpret, and install electrical and plumbing requirements for VCC’s various events in accordance with Facility standards and the Canadian Electrical Code.

You will exhibit creative and logical approaches to troubleshooting and problem solving; recognizing costs and requirements.

Using your organizational skills, you will maintain a high standard of cleanliness and neatness in VCC’s electrician shop and work areas.

You will adhere to all work safety regulations and practices as well as maintain a safe working environment.

Qualifications / Required Skills

You have technical experience and education in the Electrical or Plumbing field, combined with knowledge of the Canadian Electrical Code.

Certification in Full Entertainment (FE) Certification or Journey person Red Seal Inter-provincial Electrical is required.

You are committed to maintaining a safe work environment.
You do everything in your role to meet or exceed guest/client expectations.

Using your exceptional communication skills, you are able to clearly express ideas, thoughts and concepts verbally and in writing.

You are physically fit to install long runs of heavy cables in all environments and be able to lift, carry, push, or pull medium weights up to 75 lbs.
You are mentally fit to make quick decisions in a high pressure environment.

You are willing to work in safety zones (indoors and outdoors) and work with industrial level voltages and equipment that can cause serious injury if not handled safely/properly.

Additional Information

Original job posting


Salary: Hourly range based on job band and experience.The hourly range would be between $26-28/hr depending on the qualification of the candidate as well as pension and full benefits from day one.

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Employer Profile

BC Pavilion Corporation (PavCo) is a provincial Crown Corporation with a significant mandate to generate economic and community benefit for the people of British Columbia through its world class facilities - BC Place Stadium and the Vancouver Convention Centre. Our internationally-recognized facilities host a diverse range of events, from global summit meetings, professional and amateur sports to trade and consumer shows, and cultural, film and entertainment events, generating in excess of $400 million annually of economic benefit.

PavCo is recognized as a global leader in venue development, marketing and management. The Province’s flagship stadium, BC Place is proudly referred to as “Canada’s Home Stadium” for international sporting events. The iconic Vancouver Convention Centre is the world’s first double LEED® Platinum certified convention facility and has twice been named “World’s Best Convention Centre”.

Across all business units, PavCo’s team of approximately 800 staff collaborate with a diverse range of local and international partners, official suppliers with over 1,400 staff, and clientele to host an exciting year-round schedule of events. Together, we consistently deliver an outstanding level of commitment, skill and professionalism as we host exceptional experiences for a global audience.

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