Gabriola Arts Council

GAC is hiring!

GAC is hiring!

GAC is hiring!

GAC is hiring!

We are looking for three strong, enthusiastic, and hard-working construction and building renovation workers who are keen to learn new skills. Under the supervision of GAC’s Renovation Manager, the construction and building renovation workers will undertake a range of repairs, upgrades, and renovation projects on the GAC property.


Tasks will include working with a variety of skilled builders and contractors, including in areas of carpentry and construction; plumbing and water systems; painting and drywall; electrical; landscaping; project management; and more.


  • interest in the building and construction trades.
  • able to work both independently and as part of a team.
  • able to prioritize, to manage multiple tasks and schedules, to work to deadlines, and to stay focused under pressure.
  • as the job requires a significant amount of lifting, carrying, and managing heavy materials, the ideal candidate must be physically strong.
  • able to follow instructions and safety rules.
  • able to read instructions and blueprints.
  • excellent balance and eye-hand coordination.
  • experience in building, construction, and/or renovation work an asset.
  • experience operating large and small power tools and equipment an asset.

This is a full-time, 45-week position starting on October 3, 2016.

You must be on EI or EI-eligible to apply.

Application deadline: Thursday, September 15

Submit your resumé via email to

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