Job Fair for Rope Technicians

Job Fair for Rope Technicians

Posted by Sharon Lo on February 6,2024
Sharon Lo

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Rope Tech Jobs Available! 

 

We're hosting a Rope Tech Job Fair here at Pacific Ropes on Thursday February 15 from 5-7pm, and if you are looking for an opportunity to grow your network of contacts in this industry, this will be the industry event to be at! Please RSVP if you're interested in coming, and don't hesitate to share this great opportunity with family/friends/colleagues! 

RSVP

Get your resume and logbook ready to meet your future employers and come to the fair!

  • There will be at least 7 companies (yes, we're hiring too!) looking to grow their team of rope techs of all levels and experience - from maintenance to industrial companies - the list is growing but stay up to date by signing up to be on the email list! 
  • Incredible networking opportunities to expand your current contacts, the more people you know in the industry, the more information you have access to and diverse experience!
  • Raffle Prize Draw
  • Discounts on brands such as Petzl, Singing Rock, Climbing Technology, Yoke, Marlow (and more!) at our PacRopes Gear Shop just for this event!! Come get a job, AND a deal! 
  • Enjoy some light refreshments so you can unwind and mingle with fellow industry professionals. Don't let stress get in the way - simply kick back and connect with like-minded individuals!
  • Read more below on what some of the companies have to share!!

Air Vac Services

We are looking to hire a rope access technician to perform dryer exhaust cleaning at heights. We have over 12,000 strata properties in our database that we draw work from which keeps us busy all year long. Not seasonal like other rope access companies. We run 2 technician crews from our office/ warehouse in Surrey. Crews are dispatched daily, mostly Mon – Friday (7:30 – 3:30 pm shifts), starting and finishing at our office/ warehouse. A workday consists of 1 hour travel to and from a job site with 6 hours work onsite making up the 8-hour shift. Different than other companies that have staff meet on site without paid travel time. All equipment is supplied. Future advancement available for long term employees.

 

Black Tie Property Services

Black Tie Property Services is a leading rope-access window cleaning company in Vancouver, British Columbia. We attract hard-working individuals from different cultural & ethnic backgrounds from all corners of the world. We value this diversity and strive to provide a fun, safe and open work environment for all of our staff. If you are looking to achieve great heights, our team is always growing which means there’s plenty of opportunity to advance within the company. We also understand that the nature of our work attracts young & adventurous individuals who may just be passing through; and we fully support that too!

Day to Day Responsibilities: Rope Access Window Cleaning, Pressure Washing, Dryer Vent Cleaning, Building Inspections, Maintaining, assembling, and inspecting tools and equipment required at your work sites

Qualifications: SPRAT or IRATA Level 1 or higher (Required), Has Canadian residency or a valid work permit (Required), Computer and/or device literacy to access online forms & digital platforms daily (Required), Valid BC Drivers License (Preferred), Experience in window cleaning and power washing (Preferred)

Skills & Performance Standards: Comfortable and effective with verbal and written communication in English (doesn't need to be perfect), Comfortable working outdoors in all weather conditions, Comfortable working at heights and on ladders and suspended stages, Must be able to work while suspended in harness for extended periods of time, Can communicate with customers in a professional and courteous manner Reliable, respectful, hard-working and honest Able to work flexible hours and maintain project budgets, Comfortable reporting to work in employer uniform and maintaining a neat and clean appearance

Compensation: Bonuses and incentives based on performance, Ongoing training and certifications, Signing bonus offered to certified candidates meeting all requirements

Other Benefits: All rope access and necessary equipment provided, Full work uniforms provided, One of the best Extended Health benefits plans available to the industry, Legendary Christmas party and monthly staff events & BBQs, Professional development and employee training budget, Career guidance and advancement opportunities

 

CleanTech Service Group

We are a locally owned and operated facility services provider. Since our inception in 1996, Cleantech has emerged as a leader in Janitorial, Building Management and Exterior Cleaning services, serving over 400 locations throughout BC.

 

Great Heights Building Maintenance Ltd.

If you like Great Heights, we’re looking for you!
 
We specialize in strata and commercial interior/exterior building cleaning and maintenance services, and we’ve been operating in the lower mainland for 15 years. We have exciting opportunities for energetic, reliable, experienced Rope Access Technicians to join our expanding team. In this role, you will work on exterior maintenance and window cleaning projects for our portfolio of clients throughout the lower mainland. We provide a comprehensive training structure and develop our staff to be flexible and capable in various service functions.
 
To be successful in this role, you will need to:
Hold current SPRAT/IRATA Level 1 certification. Have Elevated work platform experience. Be punctual, reliable and honest. Comprehend and execute OHS requirements. Contribute to a positive team culture. Have the ability to communicate (read/write) in English.
 
Job Duties:
Rope access to hard-to-reach areas without scaffolding or a work platform
Descend, ascend and traverse ropes for access and work while suspended by harness. Perform window washing, pressure washing, dryer vent cleaning, exterior sealant renewals, inspection/reports, leak investigations, and other work tasks at height. Communicate effectively with customers and managers to maintain consistent workflow and customer satisfaction. Follow all safety rules and regulations
 
The position offers a competitive pay structure in line with experience and qualifications. The successful applicant will be supported by a management structure and company culture committed to continual improvement, staff development and a work-life balance.
 
We Offer:
Competitive hourly rates
Excellent safety culture
All training and certifications
Employee uniforms and work-related gear
Medical Benefits
Year-end bonus based on gross earnings
Regular staff events and sailing trips on a 40’ sailboat

 

 

 

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