01-MT-21: Journeyperson Electrician (Maintenance Technician), Permanent, 8 hours per day, Start Date: ASAP, Garden Valley School Division

Position: Journeyperson Electrician (Maintenance Technician)

Employment Status: 100% Permanent (8 Hours per day)

School/Location: Garden Valley School Division

Start Date: ASAP

Posting #: 01-MT-21

Garden Valley School Division is currently seeking the services of a Journeyperson Electrician (Maintenance Technician). This position is a full-time permanent position to be filled as soon as possible. The incumbent under the direction of the Custodial/Maintenance Supervisor will provide safe and well maintained facilities and grounds for the students and staff of Garden Valley School Division.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Provincial Journeyperson’s Electrician’s Licence (Red Seal)
  • Minimum 5 years commercial electrical experience
  • Trouble shooting experience and ability
  • Strong knowledge of Electrical code
  • Excellent critical thinking and problem solving
  • Ability to read building specifications and blueprints, an asset
  • Must possess a valid Driver’s license
  • Knowledge of Digital Controls systems an asset
  • Experience with HVAC systems an asset
  • Computer Literacy
  • Mathematical skills and analytical skills, an asset
  • A positive team player willing to help the maintenance team where needed.
  • Self motivated and can work with a minimum of supervision
  • Ability to relate to the school community and community value base 

The above represents general core qualifications for the position and may vary as necessary to the operations of the school/program.

Note: Successful applicants will be required to provide evidence of full vaccination or undertake mandatory COVID-19 testing up to three times per week. These requirements are in accordance with current Manitoba Public Health Guidelines.

Garden Valley School Division is a dynamic and visionary school district located in the heartland of south-central Manitoba.  The Division is governed by a nine-member School Board and is committed to continually building trusting relationships and servant leadership. The City of Winkler has all the amenities of a larger city within a rural setting.  Winkler is the economic and industrial hub of the area and is home to the Division’s School Board Administrative office, two high schools and five of its thirteen primary/elementary schools.  It is a seventy-five-minute drive south of the capital, Winnipeg, and twenty minutes north of the United States border.

Salary and Benefits:

The compensation package for this position is in accordance with the ICI Provincial wage schedule. Construction Electrician wage is $37.40 per hour.  

GVSD Employee Benefits:

  • Group Life Insurance available up to 500% of earnings
  • Employer paid leave time:
    •        Compassionate leave
    •        Personal leave
    •        Family leave
    •        Sick leave
    •        Long term disability leave.
  • Employer matched pension plan
  • Employee paid Extended Health/Dental plan
  • Vacation Entitlement


You are invited to complete and submit a resume, cover letter and GVSD application form to:

Human Resources Department

Garden Valley School Division

Box 1330, 750 Triple E Boulevard, Winkler, MB R6W 4B3

Telephone: (204) 325-8335 Fax: (204) 325-4132 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Closing Date: Open until Filled