Road Marker II (Open to current City of Victoria Employees)

Posted Date 2 weeks ago(6/8/2021 4:54 PM)
Competition Number
Number of Positions
Job Type
Regular Full Time
Engineering & Public Works
Close Date

Job Description

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Competition #21/101

Internal Posting (Open to Current City of Victoria Employees)

Closing date: June 22, 2021


Road Marker II (2 Continuous)  

Engineering & Public Works Department



Perform traffic marking functions, maintain signs and posts, and removes graffiti.



Mark out surfaces and paint traffic markings including crosswalks, curbs, arrows and parking stalls using various equipment such as airless spray or compressed air machines, manual line painters and hot and cold applied materials; remove traffic markings using a line grinder; place and collect traffic control cones and signs in work area; set up traffic control as required.


Perform routine maintenance and cleaning of paint machines, spray guns and other equipment; perform pre-trip vehicle inspection; operate a vehicle and trailer to transport equipment and materials; requisition supplies and materials from City stores and suppliers as required; complete work orders.


Install and repair signs such as regulatory, street name, hazards and traffic; mix and place concrete for installation of signposts as required; operate equipment such as hammer drill and post straightener.


Replace overhead signs by use of aerial lift truck as assigned. Removing or painting over graffiti from City property.


Perform related duties where qualified.



Work is performed according to seasonal programs or assigned by supervisor.

Work is reviewed upon completion for adherence to standards.

Problems with placement of signs or markings are referred to supervisor.



Physical Effort:

Lift and move heavy equipment and materials. (frequent)

Mental Effort:


Visual/Auditory Effort:


Work Environment:

Work outside in all weather conditions. (continuous)

Work in an environment where protective measures must be taken to avoid exposure to fumes and equipment noise. (often)

Work in close proximity to moving traffic. (frequent)

Work from ladders. (often)

Work irregular hours. (premium item)




Understand and discuss job related matters.

Operate various hand and power tools and painting equipment.

Operate aerial lift truck.

Maintain accurate records.

Establish and maintain effective working relationships.

Deal with the public in a courteous and tactful manner.

Work and operate equipment safely.



Formal Education, Training and Occupational Certification:

Grade 10.

Completion of Certification in Road Marking Application (24 hours)

IMSA Signs and Pavement Marking Technician level 1 OR ATSSA Pavement Marking Technician & HFST Installation & Inspection Certification (16 hours)

Valid Traffic Control Person Certification. (16 hours)

Current and valid Class 5 B.C. Driver's Licence.


1 year of related experience in current road markings practices.

or an equivalent combination of education and experience.



May be requested to substitute in a more senior position.


Work schedule: Monday to Friday, 40 hours per week, 7:00 AM – 3:30 PM

$29.35 per hour, Pay Grade 5 (under review)

Job Code # 524

This is a CUPE Local 50 Position


To apply for this opportunity you will need to create an online profile or log back in to our career portal at - only online submission will be considered. All applications must be submitted online by 4:30 pm on the closing date noted on the posting. Please be prepared to provide proof of qualifications and supporting materials as outlined in your resume


City of Victoria is an equal opportunity employer committed to establishing an inclusive, equitable, and accessible environment for all. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, age, sex, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status or any other basis protected by applicable law. 

We are committed to ensuring that reasonable accommodations are made available to persons with disabilities during the recruitment cycle and will provide reasonable accommodations upon request.  If you require assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, please email us at



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