BC Local Government Job Posting Service

Transportation Engineering Clerk

Temporary Full-Time Summer Student

Stretching from Deep Cove in the east to the Capilano River Canyon in the west, the District of North Vancouver is characterized by innovative municipal government that maintains and enhances the quality of life for its residents and businesses. Fuelled by the District’s award-winning vision to build vibrant and sustainable communities for people of all ages and backgrounds, the District offers exciting professional development opportunities and an excellent total compensation package. A flexible, family-friendly employer with an inclusive work place culture, we are looking to fill this position. Come work for one of BC’s Top Employers and contribute to making this a great place to work!

Are you serious about getting hands-on experience in engineering and learning more about a career in local government? The District of North Vancouver has an exciting summer opportunity to assist in various transportation-related engineering projects and duties.   

We currently have a temporary full time opening for a Transportation Engineering Clerk for the summer, to work as part of our Transportation Department. You will be involved in technical engineering and clerical work and the design of municipal engineering services.  Duties may include; participation in project site investigations, sight-lines evaluations, inspecting street lights installations, assisting in establishing procedures and guidelines, investigate and address service requests, prepare drawings, charts and presentation graphics, assist in keeping maintenance records up-to date, assist in establishing inventory system, and analysing data. In addition you will perform research, and develop procedure improvements projects. Familiarity with computer aided drafting design (CAD) and Microsoft Excel is required.

  • a minimum of two years post-secondary education in an undergraduate degree or technical diploma program in a discipline related to civil engineering 
  • be between the age of 15 and 30 years of age and be legally entitled to work in Canada  (have a valid SIN, be a Canadian Citizen, permanent resident or person to whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act)
  • have a valid B.C. Driver’s Licence  

Term:   Flexible start date (earliest April 29, 2019) for 12 weeks with the possibility of extension
Salary:   $23.44 per hour, Union position
Hours of Work:   Mon-Fri, 8:30am – 4:30pm

We are looking for a passionate and results-oriented individual who has excellent interpersonal and communication skills. If you have what we’re looking for and enjoy working in a fast paced environment with a group of enthusiastic and dedicated employees, we would like to hear from you. Please apply online with your cover letter and resume at by April 28, 2019. Please note that this position is subject to funding approval from Service Canada.

We thank you for your interest in employment with the District of North Vancouver and advise that only those shortlisted for an interview will be contacted.

Location: North Vancouver, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Engineering,Transportation Services
Posted: April 17, 2019, 11:09 am
Expires: April 28, 2019, 4:30 pm