BCGEU Faculty, HVAC and Refrigeration

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Position Information

Position Title BCGEU Faculty, HVAC and Refrigeration
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? BCIT is looking for a regular, full-time (1.0 FTE) Instructor to join the HVAC/Refrigeration Department within the School of Energy.

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. 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

Full-time training in Entry Level for those wanting to enter the Refrigeration Mechanic trade. All levels of the Refrigeration Mechanic Apprenticeship. Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration programs. Part-time studies and microcredential courses including Canada’s Ozone Layer Protection Program, Interprovincial exam refresher in Refrigeration and Air Conditioning, HVAC for Building Professionals, and more.

  • Minimum five years’ recent work experience as a journeyperson as a red seal Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Mechanic.
  • Previous supervisory experience with the ability to teach the curriculum.
  • Excellent written, oral communication, interpersonal skills and a desire to share knowledge with others.
  • High standard of technical excellence, experience with electronic control systems preferred.
  • Innovative with a proven track record in the industry.
  • Enjoy teamwork in a dynamic and exciting environment.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) preferred.
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: $78,133 - $115,805 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 03/25/2024
Anticipated End Date
Competition Information

Competition Number 24GEUF81
Competition Open Date 03/02/2024
Competition Close Date
Open Until Filled? Yes
Quicklink for Posting

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. What is the highest level of education attained?
    • GED
    • High School Diploma
    • Certificate
    • Diploma
    • Associates Degree
    • Bachelors Degree
    • Masters Degree
    • PHD
  2. How many years of experience do you have in this type of position?
    • 0-1
    • 1-2
    • 3-5
    • 6-9
    • 10+
  3. 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
  4. 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