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 affordable housing, a university and well-developed parks, recreational, cultural and social amenities, Nanaimo is truly an extraordinary place to live.

Temporary Full-Time
Engineering Development Technician

The City of Nanaimo is seeking a temporary full-time Engineering Development Technician. Under the direction of the Manager of Development Engineering or his delegate, the incumbent reviews, interprets and approves construction design related to public works, new developments and subdivisions. The Engineering Development Technician reviews and processes access and servicing permits for residential construction, liaises with other internal and external departments and agencies, and provides technical support in connection with other development related issues and departmental planning.

Applicants must have completed Grade 12 and have a diploma from a recognized technical institute in engineering, plus specialized courses related to civil engineering design. Membership or eligibility for membership in Applied Science Technologists and Technicians of British Columbia (A.S.T.T.B.C.) as a Civil Technologist is required as well as 3 years’ related experience. An equivalent combination of education and experience may also be considered. Applicants must also possess a valid Class 5 BC Driver's Licence.

This is a unionized position. $34.05 - $35.84 per hour (Jul 2016 Rate), based on a 35 hour work week. It is anticipated that this vacancy will be up to one year in duration.
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Resumes with cover letters referencing “Engineering Development Technician” will be received
until 4:30 pm on Friday, February 23, 2018.
Human Resources
City of Nanaimo

455 Wallace Street, Nanaimo BC  V9R 5J6
Fax: (250) 755-4449
Drop off in person: 2nd Floor, City Hall (455 Wallace Street)

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those candidates
selected for further consideration will be contacted.

Location: Nanaimo, BC
Region: North and Central Vancouver Island / Sunshine Coast
Professional Categories: Engineering
Posted: February 9, 2018, 2:25 pm
Expires: February 23, 2018, 4:30 pm