Kicking Horse Canyon Phase 4 Project

Red Seal, Journeyperson and Apprentice Carpenters are required on the Kicking Horse Canyon Phase Four Project all throughout 2023.

Below you’ll find what certifications and other requirements are needed for this trade on this project. Requirements can change from one project to the next, so be sure to read the trade profile (this page) for the project you’re hoping to work on.

If you’ve got questions, we’re here to help. Just email or call 1-888-567-2242.


Working conditions and other requirements:

  • Extended shift hours, in changing weather conditions
  • Busy, noisy and dusty environments on dynamic terrains with multiple trades working together.
  • Carpentry jobs require workers to be in good physical condition with an ability to lift heavy weight.
  • Personal Protective Equipment will be required (e.g., steel-toed safety boots, safety glasses/goggles, etc.)
  • Ability to follow instructions and basic design specifications
  • Must have good observational skills and the ability to multitask
  • Have a good understanding and the ability to follow safe work procedures
  • Have good communication and interpersonal skills


Experience, qualifications, and certifications that are considered an asset:

  • Must be a Journeyperson or Apprentice Carpenter, accompanied with Fall Protection and Ariel Work Platform certification.
  • Experience working in heavy civil construction in a canyon environment with bridge building, concrete pouring or road building experience considered an asset.
  • Comfortable working from heights, climbing and working with a harness, working with cranes, rigging, and working around rebar.
  • OFA Level 3 and Confined Space Entry considered an asset.
  • Site Ready BC including WHMIS (details will be provided by BCIB upon employment).


Skills Development

BCIB works with various support organizations to bridge skill gaps among workers with different levels of experience. If there are skilled trades training opportunities which match your profile, we will contact you.