BC Local Government Job Posting Service


Design Technician

(Regular Full-Time) 

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 Official Community Plan 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!

Position Overview
We currently have a regular full time opening for a Design Technician to work as part of our Utilities Technical Services Section. You will be involved in the design of municipal engineering services with a focus on underground utilities.   

Duties include design, layout, cost estimating, construction technical support for water, sanitary and storm systems, pump and pressure-reducing-valve stations, utilities and related projects.

Applicants must possess a certificate in Civil Engineering Technology from a recognized technical institute and certification as a technician with the A.S.T.T. of BC, supplemented by experience in municipal design work. Proficiency with computer aided drafting design (AutoCAD Civil 3D) is required along with a valid BC Driver’s Licence.   

An equivalent combination of training and experience will also be considered.

The salary for this position is $34.98 to $41.29 per hour based on a 35-hour work week with an attractive fringe benefit package including a compressed work week.

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 This position will remain open until filled.  

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
Posted: September 13, 2019, 9:53 am
Expires: October 31, 2019, 4:30 pm