BC Local Government Job Posting Service

Traffic Assistant

Competition No.: 2019-095
Duration: Temporary Full Time
Salary: $4,178 - 4,345 – 4,526 – 4,715 – 4,908/month
Last Updated: 4/12/19 9:36 AM

The goal of the City of Burnaby and its employees is to consistently deliver first class service and services to our community. With this in mind, we hire people who share the same passion, those with the drive and determination to grow with and contribute to our already exceptional team. People like you!

Reporting to the Senior Transportation Engineer, this position involves field and office technical and clerical work related to the investigation of traffic complaints, collection and processing of traffic movement data, vehicle classification and gathering of other field data required for traffic engineering reports and projects. The Traffic Assistant also reviews and approves a variety of applications and provides information to the public on traffic by-laws in response to enquiries and complaints. Composes correspondence and reports, prepares work orders and simple diagrams and sketches, and maintains databases, files and statistics related to the work. Performs related work as required.

Qualifications include the completion of Grade 12 supplemented by courses in civil technology or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Working knowledge of Burnaby street layouts including rules and regulations related to traffic operations. The ability to read engineering plans and input data electronically is also required. Ability to deal effectively with the public, community groups, stakeholders and agencies on a variety of issues is expected. Skill in the operation, collection, and maintenance of related operational equipment used in the work is also needed. Experience with Hansen work orders and service requests along with SAP inventory control are assets. Driver’s License for the Province of British Columbia is required.

This is a temporary full time opportunity to December 31, 2019.

Please submit your application by Tuesday, April 23, 2019. 

Copies of relevant professional certificates, degrees, or tickets will be required at the time of the interview.

Please contact Human Resources at 604-294-7303 if you do not receive a confirmation email within one hour of submitting your application online.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.

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Location: Burnaby, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Traffic Services
Posted: April 12, 2019, 11:00 am
Expires: April 23, 2019, 4:45 pm