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BCGEU Faculty, Millwright

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Position Information

Position Title BCGEU Faculty, Millwright
Who We Are
At BCIT, putting people at the core of everything we do is paramount. This idea is the foundation of BCIT’s People Vision, which describes the Institute’s goals and priorities in respect to our people. In a complex and uncertain world, it’s vital our people feel valued, supported and connected. BCIT champions a culture of innovation and global progress through people’s imagination and creativity. With a competitive compensation package, great work-life balance, and career advancement opportunities, see why we’ve earned the title of one of BC’s Top Employers for over ten years running.
Position Summary
Are you a dynamic and energetic individual looking for new challenges? BCIT is looking for a regular, full-time BCGEU Faculty to join the Millwright Group.

We offer the opportunity to live and work in the beautiful city of Vancouver, the opportunity to interact with key drivers in industry, and the satisfaction of sharing your extensive expertise with our students. The department also offers training and support in developing teaching skills. Possession of or willingness to obtain the Provincial Instructors Diploma would be an asset, and is required to reach maximum salary step. If you enjoy teamwork, have an innovative approach and a proven track record in industry, then we would like to hear from you.
Duties & Responsibilities

Programs and Courses that the successful candidate(s) would prepare and deliver include:
  • Full-time Foundation training in Entry Level for those wanting to enter the Millwright trade.
  • All levels of the Millwright Apprenticeship.
  • Industry Service courses in Millwright Training.
  • Part-time courses including Millwright CQ Refresher and Hydraulics.

  • Minimum five years’ recent work experience as a journeyperson in the Millwright field.
  • Millwright BC Trades Qualification with Interprovincial Red Seal.
  • Previous supervisory experience is an asset.
  • The ability to teach all aspects of the curriculum is required.
  • Preference will be given to those with teaching and curriculum development experience. is an asset.
  • Excellent written, oral communication, interpersonal skills and a desire to share knowledge with others.
  • Computer literate, Microsoft Office products (Excel, Word, PowerPoint), and experience using internet and email preferred.
  • High standard of technical excellence.
  • Innovative with a proven track record in the industry.
  • Enjoy teamwork in a dynamic and exciting environment.
Additional Information
Benefits – Why you’d love working with us

  • Competitive pay
  • Minimum of forty-six days of vacation
  • Competitive employer-paid extended health and dental plan – take a look at our benefit plans!
  • Defined benefit pension plan with employer contributions
  • Professional Development funds and resources
  • Access to most BCIT Flexible Learning courses free of charge
  • Wellness and Employee Assistance programs
  • Complimentary membership with free access to the Fitness Centre, Gymnasium, and more

BCIT values diverse experiences, ideas, cultures and perspectives and is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive workplace. As an equal opportunity employer, we encourage applications from members of all groups experiencing barriers to equity. If you require accessibility accommodations during any part of the application or hiring process, please contact so we can best support you. Please note that all applications must be submitted via the careers page portal, email applications will not be accepted.

The British Columbia Institute of Technology acknowledges that our campuses are located on the unceded traditional territories of the Coast Salish Nations of xwməθkwəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish), and səl̓ilwətaɁɬ (Tsleil-Waututh).
Salary Range Salary Range: $75,857 - $112,432 per annum.
Additional Salary Information
Salary prorated based on percentage and term of appointment.
Position Details

Posting Category Faculty
School/Service Area SOM Industrial & Mechanical Trades
Campus Location Burnaby campus
Bargaining Unit BCGEU Faculty
Job Status Regular
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time
Number of Vacancies 1
Anticipated Start Date 01/03/2024
Anticipated End Date
Competition Information

Competition Number 22GEUF23
Competition Open Date 08/06/2022
Competition Close Date
Open Until Filled? Yes
Quicklink for Posting

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you currently hold a Millwright Red Seal Certificate?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * How many years have you worked as a Red Seal Millwright (Industrial Mechanic)?

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * How many years of experience do you have as a trainer or in an instructional capacity?

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * All positions at BCIT require on campus presence at the applicable campus location(s). This means the successful candidate must be able to and willing to relocate to the Lower Mainland. Please select from the following that best describes your situation:
    • I currently reside in the Lower Mainland
    • I do not currently reside in the Lower Mainland, however I am willing and able to relocate if found to be the successful candidate
    • I do not currently reside in the Lower Mainland and I am unwilling to relocate
  5. * Where a successful applicant places within the salary range is dependent on education, experience, and placement criteria as outlined in the Collective Agreement. Are you satisfied with being placed on this range?
    • Yes
    • No

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents