Transportation Planning Technologist

Engineering and Public Works – Transportation Planning
Regular Full- time (1 position) and Temporary Full-time (12 months) (1 position)

The City of Coquitlam is the sixth largest city in B.C. with home to more than 140,000 residents.  Our municipality continues to grow through development of our green spaces, arts & culture, urban design and state-of-the art transportation systems. Our brand is built on managing our resources in a responsible and sustainable manner while supporting a vibrant, growing regional urban centre.
As a member of our Engineering and Public Works Transportation team, you will review the transportation component of development applications for commercial, residential or mixed land use sites; review site plans to verify compliance with subdivision and servicing bylaw and provide comments on submitted plans; liaise with other municipal departments to ensure that transportation comments are addressed; prepare documents summarizing findings and specifying requirements. In addition, the incumbent will conduct research on municipal transportation issues and matters pertaining to new and on-going transportation projects; prepare and coordinate surveys and analyze results and prepare reports outlining findings, options and proposals.
Along with a team-player attitude and relevant experience, you have a diploma in an appropriate discipline such as civil engineering technology or urban planning from a recognized institute of technology, preferable certification or eligibility for certification as an Applied Science Technologist (AScT) from the Applied Science Technologists and Technicians of BC.  Strong computer abilities, attention to detail and accuracy, as well as excellent interpersonal and communication skills.  A valid driver’s license is required.
The rate of pay for this CUPE position is $37.23 -$43.95, plus a competitive benefits package.    

Please apply on-line at by 5:00 pm on May 24, 2018 along with a resume, cover letter, and a current driver’s abstract (within the last 30 days) .

The City of Coquitlam is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Location: Coquitlam, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Planning & Development,Transportation & Highways
Posted: May 10, 2018, 1:02 pm
Expires: May 24, 2018, 5:00 pm