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Metal Shop Instructor

Job IDAD-0F-4E-1B-78-80
CompanyMinistry Of Public Safety And Solicitor General
ProvinceBritish Columbia
Date Posted2022-11-22
Posted Until2023-05-21
Job TypeFull-time
Job CategoryTrades
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Ministry of Public Safety and Solicitor General

Metal Shop Instructor
$63,446.31 - $72,142.65 annually

Please note this is an ongoing posting without a scheduled close date. The posting close date will be added to the posting a minimum of 2 weeks prior to the posting close date. Applications will be reviewed every two weeks.

A great opportunity to take the next step in your career

Adult Custody is one of two divisions of the Corrections Branch and is responsible for the care of approximately 2900 male and female inmates. It provides offender programs and additional services which balance risks and needs; ensures linkage with Community Corrections based on common core programming and integrated case management; communicates with stakeholders and participates as a pro-active partner in the criminal justice system.

The purpose of this position is to provide technical trades based instruction to inmates in a correctional centre ensuring safety, care, security and custody of inmates during instructional sessions. Programs taught can include carpentry and metal fabrication and inmates will be able to log hours of instruction towards apprenticeship programs once released as befitting Red Seal certified instructor led programs.

We offer extensive training, growth and development opportunities; a competitive salary and benefits package; a pension plan that ranks among the best; and offer a balance between work and life commitments and much more. We are committed to continuing to be an employer of choice and providing a professional environment where ideas work. For more information about BC Corrections and our Correctional Centres please go to our BC Corrections Career Opportunity Page.

The BC Public Service is committed to creating a diverse workplace to represent the population we serve and to better meet the needs of our citizens. Consider joining our team and being part of an innovative, inclusive and rewarding workplace.

For information about the Indigenous Applicant Advisory Service please visit: Indigenous Applicant Advisory Service - Province of British Columbia (

Qualifications for this role include:

- Red Seal Trade Certification for welding
- Five years' experience working as a journeyperson in the field of welding
- Valid Class 5 BC Driver's License
- Valid Occupational First Aid (OFA 1) as endorsed by WorkSafe BC
- Successful completion of the Correctional Officer Physical Abilities Test (COPAT)
- Successful completion of the REACT test
- Successful completion of enhanced security screening
- Successful completion of medical assessment
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