Employment

Thank you for your interest in future employment with Copcan Civil. Please understand, due to the high volume of applications, only those qualified will be contacted for interviews. We look forward to hearing from you.

Benefits of Working with COPCAN Civil:
  • Copcan has a comprehensive Occupational Health & Safety Policy and employee safety is a priority on all sites
  • We are committed to quality workmanship and the goal of doing things right the first time
  • Employees are supported by motivated and knowledgeable staff
Current Available Positions
General Labourer
Nanaimo, BC
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Copcan Civil – With strong leadership and a vision, the Gregson family, has created a company that employs upwards of 150 people during peak seasons and has retained its reputation as a company that can complete projects “on time” and “on budget” to the highest quality. Our operations range from Construction Management and Civil Construction, to Lowbedding and Aggregate Sales, and everything in-between. Currently operating in locations around Nanaimo, Victoria, Comox, Kelowna, Rossland and the Kootenays.

Benefits of Working with COPCAN Civil:

  • Copcan has a comprehensive Occupational Health & Safety Policy and employee safety is a priority on all sites
  • We are committed to quality workmanship and the goal of doing things right the first time
  • Employees are supported by motivated and knowledgeable staff
  • Training and educational courses when needed
  • Competitive wage

Job Description:

  • Performing tasks involving physical labour
  • Clean and prepare sites
  • Dig trenches
  • Prepare excavations
  • Clean up rubble and debris
  • Participate in toolbox meetings
  • Ensure work is within specifications
  • Communicate with crew and follow supervisor direction

Candidate Qualifications:

  • Valid BC driver’s license
  • Participation in training courses
  • First aid is an asset
How To Apply

Please fill out the contact form below with your resume and cover letter, and our staff will be in touch. Thank you.

General Labourer
Victoria, BC
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Copcan Civil – With strong leadership and a vision, the Gregson family, has created a company that employs upwards of 150 people during peak seasons and has retained its reputation as a company that can complete projects “on time” and “on budget” to the highest quality. Our operations range from Construction Management and Civil Construction, to Lowbedding and Aggregate Sales, and everything in-between. Currently operating in locations around Nanaimo, Victoria, Comox, Kelowna, Rossland and the Kootenays.

Benefits of Working with COPCAN Civil:

  • Copcan has a comprehensive Occupational Health & Safety Policy and employee safety is a priority on all sites
  • We are committed to quality workmanship and the goal of doing things right the first time
  • Employees are supported by motivated and knowledgeable staff
  • Training and educational courses when needed
  • Competitive wage

Job Description:

  • Performing tasks involving physical labour
  • Clean and prepare sites
  • Dig trenches
  • Prepare excavations
  • Clean up rubble and debris
  • Participate in toolbox meetings
  • Ensure work is within specifications
  • Communicate with crew and follow supervisor direction

Candidate Qualifications:

  • Valid BC driver’s license
  • Participation in training courses
  • First aid is an asset
How To Apply

Please fill out the contact form below with your resume and cover letter, and our staff will be in touch. Thank you.

General Labourer
Courtenay, BC
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Copcan Civil – With strong leadership and a vision, the Gregson family, has created a company that employs upwards of 150 people during peak seasons and has retained its reputation as a company that can complete projects “on time” and “on budget” to the highest quality. Our operations range from Construction Management and Civil Construction, to Lowbedding and Aggregate Sales, and everything in-between. Currently operating in locations around Nanaimo, Victoria, Comox, Kelowna, Rossland and the Kootenays.

Benefits of Working with COPCAN Civil:

  • Copcan has a comprehensive Occupational Health & Safety Policy and employee safety is a priority on all sites
  • We are committed to quality workmanship and the goal of doing things right the first time
  • Employees are supported by motivated and knowledgeable staff
  • Training and educational courses when needed
  • Competitive wage

Job Description:

  • Performing tasks involving physical labour
  • Clean and prepare sites
  • Dig trenches
  • Prepare excavations
  • Clean up rubble and debris
  • Participate in toolbox meetings
  • Ensure work is within specifications
  • Communicate with crew and follow supervisor direction

Candidate Qualifications:

  • Valid BC driver’s license
  • Participation in training courses
  • First aid is an asset
How To Apply

Please fill out the contact form below with your resume and cover letter, and our staff will be in touch. Thank you.

Office Assistant / Project Coordinator
Nanaimo
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Copcan is an award winning, Heavy Civil Construction Company based in Nanaimo since 1970. Our head office is seeking an office assistant to help the construction project team handle administrative functions.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Provide support to project team to help handle field paperwork including time cards
  • Tracking and record keeping of crew hours and material quantities in Excel
  • Drafting subcontract agreements and writing purchase orders
  • Sending out email invitations to subcontractors and suppliers for quotes.
  • General upkeep of team’s calendar meeting reminders
  • Assisting in assigning cost codes for incoming invoices and time cards

 

Personal Attributes:

  • Ability to multitask and handle multiple priorities
  • Self-motivated and eager to learn new skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Capable of working alone or as part of a team

 

Skills and experience:

  • 1+ years’ experience working in an office assistant type role
  • Strong computer skills – Excel, Word, Outlook
  • Preference given to someone with experience in the construction industry
Experienced Pipelayer
Victoria, BC
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Copcan is accepting resumes for: Experienced Pipelayer-Kelowna

Copcan Civil specializes in construction management and civil construction in BC. Copcan employs over 150 people and currently operates on Vancouver Island, the Okanagan and Kootenays.

Candidate Requirements:

· Laying and joining concrete, plastic and cast-iron pipes

· Rigging for hoisting

· Preparing and grading trenches

· Work independently, as well as part of a team

· Be punctual and have excellent attendance

· Ensuring work is within specifications

· Communicating with crew and following supervisor direction

Candidate Qualifications:

· Valid BC driver’s license

· First aid is considered an asset

Benefits of Working with COPCAN Civil:

· Copcan has a comprehensive Occupational Health & Safety Policy, employee safety is our priority on all sites

· We are committed to quality workmanship and doing things right the first time

· Employees are supported by motivated and knowledgeable staff

· Training and education provided as needed

· Competitive wages

Please send your cover letter and/or resume

PLEASE NO PHONE CALLS

Experienced Pipelayer
Vancouver Island
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Copcan is accepting resumes for: Experienced Pipelayer-Nanaimo

Copcan Civil specializes in construction management and civil construction in BC. Copcan employs over 150 people and currently operates on Vancouver Island, the Okanagan and Kootenays.

Candidate Requirements:

· Laying and joining concrete, plastic and cast-iron pipes

· Rigging for hoisting

· Preparing and grading trenches

· Work independently, as well as part of a team

· Be punctual and have excellent attendance

· Ensuring work is within specifications

· Communicating with crew and following supervisor direction

Candidate Qualifications:

· Valid BC driver’s license

· First aid is considered an asset

Benefits of Working with COPCAN Civil:

· Copcan has a comprehensive Occupational Health & Safety Policy, employee safety is our priority on all sites

· We are committed to quality workmanship and doing things right the first time

· Employees are supported by motivated and knowledgeable staff

· Training and education provided as needed

· Competitive wages

Please send your cover letter and/or resume

PLEASE NO PHONE CALLS

Experienced Civil Operator
Vancouver Island
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Copcan is accepting resumes for: Experienced Civil Operator-Vancouver Island

Copcan Civil specializes in construction management and civil construction in BC. Copcan employs over 150 people and currently operates on Vancouver Island, the Okanagan and Kootenays.

Candidate Requirements:

  • Operate a variety of heavy equipment including, but not limited to, greasing, shoveling tracks, cleaning windows and cab interior
  • Clean, lubricate and maintain equipment including reports, and time cards detailing machine hours as well as time worked, etc. as required
  • Complete daily paperwork including inspection reports, and time cards detailing machine hours as well as time worked, etc. as required
  • Conduct thorough safety and maintenance inspection
  • Immediately report any mechanical defects, safety defects, and/or existing damage to Foreman
  • Ensure equipment is in safe working order and that safety tools are installed at all times

Candidate Qualifications:

  • Minimum 3 years of experience operating heavy equipment
  • Valid BC driver’s license
  • First aid ticket an asset
  • Physically fit and capable of performing daily job requirements
  • Excellent observation skills, strong attention to detail, and good analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Effective communication skills (both verbal and written)

Benefits of Working with COPCAN Civil:

  • Copcan has a comprehensive Occupational Health & Safety Policy, employee safety is our priority on all sites
  • We are committed to quality workmanship and doing things right the first time
  • Employees are supported by motivated and knowledgeable staff
  • Training and education provided as needed
  • Wage is $30-$36 depending on experience
  • Company vehicle

Please send your cover letter and/or resume

PLEASE NO PHONE CALLS

 

Apply now to Copcan Civil
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