Parkland is an independent supplier and marketer of fuel and petroleum products and a leading convenience store operator. We’re helping communities stay on the move and our team members serve retail, commercial, and wholesale customers across Canada, the United States, the Caribbean region and the Americas. Our purpose as Parklanders is to energize people and businesses to get them where they want to go. We’re a passionate team of down-to-earth achievers, committed to getting our customers, colleagues and communities further, faster.
Position Title: Labourer
Team and Location: Refinery in Burnaby, BC
Working in the Refinery Maintenance Department as part of the Laborer Team. The role involves general laborer responsibilities as well as supporting chemical deliveries, confined space entry, breathing air equipment, fork lift deliveries, tool repairs and servicing, safety watch responsibilities as well as various other activities associated with the maintenance and operation of the refinery including facility repairs.
Qualifications and Skills:
The successful candidate embraces positive change and is committed to help further advance the safety and reliability culture at the refinery.
The successful candidate must hold a Construction Craft Worker (Laborer) Interprovincial Red Seal or a minimum of 4 years of experience in a similar position in an industrial setting.
High School Diploma or equivalent
Valid Class 5 Driver’s license
Forklift Certification and experience
Demonstrated Strong Teamwork, collaboration and interpersonal skills
Demonstrated ability to positively interact and communicate with personnel from all divisions and levels of the company incl. contractors
Perform effectively under conditions of a fluctuating workload with frequent changes and competing demands
Experience working in the Petrochemical Industry is preferred.
Experience with the following systems is an asset:
Skid Steer/Bob Cat operator
SCBA and Fresh Air supply Monitoring Breathing Air Attendant
Snow Removal and De-Icing equipment
Waste clean-up, management, removal and disposal
Elevated Platform experience and certification
Flat Deck and Dump Truck
Working at heights and use of fall protection systems and equipment
Fire Safety procedures, fire extinguisher use, Fire/Spark Watch
Fuel transfer and handling for mobile equipment
Chemical handling, transfer and disposal. WHMIS and TDG
An ability to work as part of a team and support a positive work culture
A commitment to high performance and a drive to continuously improve.
Personal accountability and flexibility
A safety focused work environment and ongoing safety training.
A share in our success through the Employee Share Purchase Plan and 100% company matching.
Flexible medical and dental packages, a Health Care Spending Account, along with a supportive Employee and Family Assistance Program.
In-house learning and development opportunities, leadership training, international opportunities.
An employee referral program – earn up to $2000 for your referral.
Candidates must be legally able to work in Canada at this time. Parkland regrets that it is unable to sponsor employment Visas.
We thank all candidates in advance for their interest, however only those being considered will be contacted.
Parkland Fuel Corporation is committed to the principles of Employment Equity.
We strive to provide accessibility in employment to ensure equal access to employment opportunities for candidates, including persons with disabilities. Parkland Fuel Corporation will endeavour to provide accommodation to persons with disabilities in the recruitment process upon request. If you are selected for an interview and you require accommodation due to a disability, please notify us upon scheduling your interview.