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The City of Nanaimo is a rapidly growing community with a population of approximately 90,000. Nestled between the mountains and the ocean, on the east coast of Vancouver Island, we are centrally located, about 1½ hours from Victoria and 2 hours from Vancouver by ferry. With a university and well-developed parks, recreational, cultural and social amenities, Nanaimo is truly an extraordinary place to live.

Permanent Full-Time

Municipal Services Inspector

(Competition 19-45)

Position Overview
The City of Nanaimo is seeking a permanent full-time Municipal Services Inspector. Under the general direction of the Project Manager, the incumbent inspects, monitors, administers and approves the construction of Engineering projects, subdivision and building developments, private utility installations and other civil construction works within City of Nanaimo roads and rights-of-ways.

Applicants must have completed grade 12 and have a diploma in a specialty such as engineering, surveying or construction from a recognized technical institute. A minimum of 4 years’ experience in survey, construction, design and inspection of civil works, with emphasis on construction and inspection is required. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.

Membership or eligibility for membership with Applied Science Technologists & Technicians of BC (ASTTBC) is required. Applicant must also possess a valid Class 5 BC Driver’s Licence. Certified Public Works Inspector accreditation and experience in Contract Administration for municipal infrastructure capital works would both be considered an asset.

Additional Information
This is a unionized position.  $37.51 per hour - after Probation (Jan 2019 Rate), based on a 40 hour work week. The ability to work varied hours as necessary to meet the requirements of the position is required. A comprehensive benefit package is included.  To apply for this opportunity, please submit a resume and cover letter to referencing the specific competition 19-45 by the application deadline.

For detailed information on this position and for more information on our community, please visit our website at

Posting Date
Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Application Deadline
Monday, May 27, 2019 4:30 p.m.

Contact Information
Human Resources
City of Nanaimo
2nd Floor, 455 Wallace Street
Nanaimo, BC V9R 5J6
Phone: (250) 755-4406
Fax: (250) 755-4449

The City of Nanaimo is an inclusive employer and invites applications from all qualified individuals. We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted. If you are unsuccessful, please accept our appreciation for your interest. This position is restricted to those legally entitled to work in Canada.

Location: Nanaimo, BC
Region: North and Central Vancouver Island / Sunshine Coast
Professional Categories: Engineering,Construction
Posted: May 7, 2019, 3:21 pm
Expires: May 27, 2019, 4:30 pm