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
Kelowna, 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.

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

 

Intermediate Project Manager and Estimator
Nanaimo, BC
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Copcan is accepting resumes for: Intermediate Project Manager and Estimator

Copcan Civil is an award winning civil construction company, operating from offices in Nanaimo, Victoria, Kelowna and Rossland. The company has been in business since 1970 and has successfully completed projects throughout Vancouver Island and the BC Interior, including highways and bridge construction; underground utilities; demolitions; marine infrastructure projects; private development; and various municipal works.

As part of our program of planned expansion, we are seeking a Project Manager & Estimator to join our team. The ideal candidate would have anywhere between 2-10 years of experience in the construction or engineering industry. Having relevant post-secondary training (engineering diploma or engineering technician program) is an asset.

Location:

The successful applicant will work out of our head office located in Nanaimo, BC. They will be involved in managing projects all over Vancouver Island.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage civil construction projects with the help of our management team.
  • Prepare accurate costs estimates and complete tender package submissions to acquire new projects.
  • Complete site inspections and attend progress meetings.
  • Prepare/review quality control, OH&S, traffic management and environmental plans
  • Manage project performance to meet schedule, budget, and contract specifications
  • Manage resources, cost control, progress estimates, contract change management
  • Liaise with client, consultants and sub-trades
  • Provide support for the field teams as necessary

Requirements:

  • Experience using the Microsoft Office programs, most notably Word, Excel & Project.
  • Familiarity or experience with the civil construction industry is an asset
  • Graduate of a recognized post-secondary program related to civil engineering, or construction management is an asset
  • Experience using estimating software is an asset
  • Able to work in a fast paced construction environment
  • Strong organizational and effective communication skills, with the ability to multitask
  • Flexibility to work extended hours when required
  • Valid BC drivers license

Training:

Training will be available to the successful applicant to learn Copcan’s estimating software and ease the transition into the new role. Copcan has an experienced and knowledgeable team across all levels of the company and is committed to the success of our employees.

Salary:

Copcan offers a competitive salary, vehicle allowance, and medical and dental benefit package. The exact salary for this position will be determined based on the applicants combined experience and education.

Please forward your cover letter and resume.

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Please no phone calls

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