Laborer

· Victoria, British Columbia
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Entry-level

About TL Housing Solutions


TL Housing Solutions Ltd (“TL”) is a developer/builder specializing in the non-market housing sector. We provide turn-key project management and design-build services on a fee for service basis. We access support and funding for non-profit organizations through all levels of Government and Crown funding agencies. We work with existing housing providers and groups seeking to enter the sector, such as churches, legions or other service organizations.

 

Over the past twelve years, TL has delivered innovative housing solutions to a broad range of clients in the Lower Mainland and Vancouver Island. Over 3,000 units are completed or in progress for affordable rental and ownership, seniors, and healthcare. As an affiliate in the Townline Group of Companies we have capitalized on a forty-year history of solid performance and have achieved a prominent position in the non-market space. Through these efforts we offer a significant way to give back to our community, delivering maximum value for our clients, our partners, and the people who rely on our homes.

 

Currently we are in need of experienced and dedicated General Labourers to join the Victoria team. This is an exciting opportunity for someone who is looking for experience in the rewarding field of social-purpose housing development and with one of BC's most respected and proven developers.  


General Duties & Responsibilities may include but are not limited to:


  • Load and unload construction materials, and move materials to work areas
  • Erect and dismantle concrete forms, scaffolding, ramps, catwalks, shoring and barricades required at construction sites
  • Mix, pour and spread materials such as concrete and asphalt
  • Assist tradespersons such as carpenters, bricklayers, cement finishers, roofers and glaziers in construction activities
  • Assist heavy equipment operators to secure special attachments to equipment, signal operators to guide them in moving equipment and provide assistance in other activities
  • Assist in drilling, aligning pipes and perform related activities during oil and gas pipeline construction
  • Assist in demolishing buildings using prying bars and other tools, and sort, clean and pile salvaged materials
  • Remove rubble and other debris at construction sites using rakes, shovels, wheelbarrows and other equipment
  • Tend or feed machines or equipment used in construction such as mixers, compressors and pumps
  • Clean up on job site.
  • Direct traffic at or near construction sites
  • Perform other activities at construction sites, as directed.


Skills and Requirements:


  • Knowledge and experience working in a constriction site is a requirement
  • Knowledge of various tools and equipment as well as materials and methods of construction is a requirement
  •  Telehandler Forklift Certificate is an asset
  • Ability to problem solve
  • A high commitment to personal safety and the safety of others
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs
  • Able to effectively communicate with all types of staff, including laborers, technical, professional, and upper management;
  • Commitment to working in a team environment, with established team building abilities;
  • Strong communication, leadership, integration, problem-solving and interpersonal skills;
  • Ability to work safely in a construction environment.
  • Must have own steel toe boots
  • Must be comfortable working outside in all types of weather conditions


Successful candidate will be required to provide official documentation confirming receipt of two (2) doses of a COVID-19 vaccine, as recognized for use in Canada, prior to starting employment.  Continued employment will be conditional on receiving, and providing confirmation of, any additional “booster” vaccine doses, as recommended by the Ministry of Health & Provincial Health Officer.  Exceptions based on medical, religious or other valid grounds will be considered on a case by case basis.


To learn more about TL Housing Solutions, please visit: https://tlhousingsolutions.ca/ 

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  • Location
    Victoria, British Columbia
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Entry-level