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Airport Maintenance Workers (up to 2 positions) - Auxiliary
Municipality: Township of Langley This posting closed on

July 3, 2019
at 4:30 PM
Job ID: 19-B029 (Please quote job ID on resume when applying)
Department: Airport Operations (Langley Regional Airport)
Job Description: Join a “Community of Communities” – the Township of Langley, home to over 128,000 residents, is committed to providing progressive business, housing, and recreational opportunities, while balancing its unique mix of urban growth and rural beauty. A truly fun and beautiful place to work, the Township of Langley offers competitive salaries; excellent benefit packages; municipal pension plan; employee wellness programs; and, opportunities for professional development and career growth.

The Township of Langley is currently recruiting for auxiliary Airport Maintenance Workers to join our team of professionals in the Corporate Administration Division; Airport Operations (Langley Regional Airport) Department.

Reporting to the Airport Manager, you will be responsible in this unionized position for performing a variety of airside maintenance including cleanliness upkeep and safety checks and repairs to pavement, fence and gates and airfield signage. You will be responsible to escort contractors and others airside while maintaining communications with the Tower for working on controlled surfaces. You will perform daily airport inspections under the guidance of Airport Management to ensure that a high level of customer service, safety and security is maintained. You will perform a variety of semi-skilled maintenance and gardening tasks, operate a variety of light equipment to maintain safe runways, taxiways and other airside and groundside surfaces. You will monitor radio frequencies and phone for instructions, fuel calls and/or take action on requests and concerns as required. Perform daily/weekly Jet A and Avgas 100 LL system daily quality assurance inspections, testing, and general maintenance. The successful candidate will perform Jet A fueling with a 6000L truck for turboprop aircraft and helicopters of various sizes using radio transmissions and process credit card payments.

Your education will include completion of Grade 12 supplemented by training related to the work plus some related experience, or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Considerable knowledge of the methods, materials and equipment used in airport operations; knowledge of the materials, methods and equipment used in fueling aircraft and helicopters; considerable knowledge of regulations, standards and directives related to airport safety, operations, maintenance, emergency response, Township of Langley policies; sound knowledge of the regulations, standards procedures, methods, practices, materials, tools and equipment applicable to the work. Sound knowledge of airport functions and the rules governing the work, radio communication with Airport Air Traffic Control. Ability to operate equipment, vehicles and tools, understand and effectively carry out oral and written instructions with minimum supervision, ability to operate light equipment, including a 3800 kg GVW fuel truck; ability to prepare and maintain records related to the work; ability to work cooperatively with and maintain effective relationships with airport and Township of Langley staff, NAV Canada, regulatory agencies, airport tenants, contractors and members of the general public.

In order to be considered for this position, candidates must have the following valid and current certifications / licenses (must be valid at the time the posting closes) and these must be attached with your application. Applications without the attached required documents below will be deemed incomplete and will not be considered.

Please have these ready to upload when you apply:

 Restricted Radio Operating Licence (aviation).
 Current WHMIS Certification
 A valid BC Class 5 (full-privilege) driver’s license or equivalent driver’s license for where you reside is required. A current Driver’s Abstract (select the 5 years’ option if obtaining online) that has been obtained within 6 months of the closing date below must be uploaded with your application in order to be considered for this opportunity and in order for your application to be complete. To obtain a copy of your Driver’s Abstract, please contact ICBC directly or the driving authority where you reside. Photos of your Driver’s Licence are not accepted.

The CUPE rate of pay for this position is $29.74 per hour (2019 rates), plus 13% in lieu of benefits. The hours of work are varied from Monday to Sunday between the hour of 6:00am – 10:00pm.
If you wish to pursue this exciting career in a growing community, please visit to apply.

The closing date for this competition is by 4:30pm, July 3, 2019.

We appreciate all applications; however, only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.
Web Address:
Address: Township of Langley
4th Floor Civic Facility
20338 65 Avenue
Langley, BC, V2Y 3J1
Opening Date: June 19, 2019 08:30 AM
Closing Date: July 3, 2019 04:30 PM