BC Local Government Job Posting Service

Engineering Technologist

(Full-Time - 1 Year Term)

The North Okanagan is an exceptional place to live, work and explore.  With its diverse landscapes and extraordinary recreational opportunities, our residents enjoy a comfortable balance of work-life activities.  With a regional population of 85,000, the Regional District of North Okanagan offers a wide range of services directly to residents and through partnerships with its six member municipalities.

We are currently recruiting for the temporary, full-time position of Engineering Technologist, for a one year term with a possibility of extension. The successful candidate will have a diploma in Civil Engineering or related field, specialized training in GIS, a valid BC driver’s license and be registered as a technician or technologist with ASTTBC.   

You have excellent time management skills and work well both independently and in a team environment. You have experience working with GIS, CAD and water modelling and have worked a minimum of two years of in local government or an engineering firm.  Your strong communication skills allow you to deal effectively with the public, coworkers and developers with tact and diplomacy.

Reporting to the Manager, Water Distribution, the Engineering Technologist provides technical engineering services to Greater Vernon Water and other utilities managed by the RDNO. This position works with GIS staff to develop and manage GIS and water modelling data, reviews applications and agency referral requests, and communicates with a wide range of internal and external contacts.   

Come be part of a great team who takes pride in their work to enhance the very reasons the North Okanagan is such a great place to live, work and play. This is a temporary, full-time position (35 hours/week) with an hourly wage range of $33.98 to $39.04 per hour (2019 rates), plus 16% in lieu of all benefits.   For further information regarding the RDNO and the full job description please visit our website at

Please submit your resume, cover letter and any corresponding information as one pdf document to Quote Competition No. 19-11 in the subject line

Applications will be accepted until 4:00 p.m. Friday, May 3, 2019

We thank all interested applicants, but only short-listed candidates will be contacted. No telephone or e-mail enquiries please.

Location: Coldstream, BC
Region: Okanagan Valley / Similkameen
Professional Categories: Engineering
Posted: April 16, 2019, 2:57 pm
Expires: May 3, 2019, 4:00 pm