BC Local Government Job Posting Service

Design Technician

JP #20-20

If you are civic minded and interested in making an impact on people and businesses on the beautiful North Shore, consider working for the District of North Vancouver.

Home to vast parkland and attractions including Grouse Mountain, Lynn Canyon and Capilano Suspension Bridge, the District is inspired by nature, and enriched by people. The District offers exciting professional development opportunities and a competitive total compensation package. We are a flexible, family-friendly employer with an earned time off program and an inclusive work-place culture. This is an exciting time to join the District, as we embark on a range of initiatives to transform digital service delivery, customer experience, and our approach to climate action.

We currently have a regular full time opportunity for a Design Technician to work as part of our Engineering Planning and Design team. You will be involved in the design of municipal engineering services. Duties include design, layout, cost estimating, construction technical support  for transportation, utility and park related projects including roads, laneways, sidewalks, traffic calming, watermains, sanitary sewers, storm sewers, culverts and retaining walls; as well as reviewing third party utility designs (BC Hydro, Telus, Shaw).

Applicants must possess a certificate in Civil Engineering from a recognized technical institute and certification as a technician with the A.S.T.T. of BC, supplemented by experience in actual municipal design work. An equivalent combination of training and experience will be considered. Familiarity with computer aided drafting design (CAD) is required along with a valid Class 5 BC Driver’s Licence.

We are looking for a passionate and results-oriented individual who has excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

The pay range for this unionized position is $34.98 to $41.29 per hour (2019 rates) based on a 35-hour work week. If you are interested in this position, and have a passion to serve people and the community, we would like to hear from you. Please apply on-line with your cover letter and resume at by August 7, 2020 to be considered.

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.

Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Engineering, Traffic Services
Posted: July 30, 2020, 12:07 pm
Expires: August 7, 2020, 4:30 pm