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Lake Country is one of the Province’s fastest growing municipalities! We are a vibrant community of approximately 15,000 citizens located in the heart of the rapidly growing Okanagan Valley, less than a half hour drive from Kelowna and mere minutes to beautiful orchards, wineries, farms and the serenity of the Okanagan lakes. Residents enjoy hot summers and temperate winters with boundless opportunities for year-round recreation – from water sports to cycling, golfing, skiing, hiking and much more. If you are searching to relocate to a community that truly has it all, join our team and experience ‘Life. The Okanagan Way!’

Full-time Vacancy – Engineering Technician II

We are looking for an awesome design tech to join our team, do cool work, have fun and make a difference.
 
The Engineering Technician will provide technical assistance to all infrastructure departments with a focus on roads, drainage, water, sewer. This position will support the District’s capital and operational programs which involve all aspects of project delivery consisting of planning, design, management, coordination, construction, inspection and maintenance of municipal infrastructure. 
 
Duties involve working collaboratively with District staff, overseeing professional services providers, contractors, governmental organisations, community groups and engaging with citizens regarding technical matters. The position works in a fast-paced environment and requires a high degree of technical problem solving and good interpersonal and communication skills. The normal work week is 40 hours, Monday to Friday, plus the option of an earned time off program.
 
The preferred candidates will have completed an engineering technology diploma or diploma in a related discipline and eligibility for a certificate of registration as an applied science technologist. A minimum of five years’ related experience in engineering planning and design with municipal systems and services as well. Candidates must possess strong civil design skills and have solid project management capabilities. The hourly rate of pay for this unionized position is between
$30.98/hr and $36.87/hr (2018 rates).
 
For a detailed job description, and more information about Lake Country please visit the District’s website at www.lakecountry.bc.ca.

Applications will be received until 4:00 pm on February 23, 2018
 
APPLICATIONS WILL ONLY BE ACCEPTED THROUGH OUR WEBSITE AT WWW.LAKECOUNTRY.BC.CA
 
We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Location: Lake Country, BC
Region: Okanagan Valley / Similkameen
Professional Categories: Engineering
Posted: February 9, 2018, 12:00 pm
Expires: February 23, 2018, 4:00 pm