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.

Engineering Development Technician

(Competition 18-67)

The City of Nanaimo is seeking a permanent 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 possess a valid Class 5 BC Driver's Licence.
This is a unionized position. $35.84 per hour - after Probation (Jul 2016 Rate), based on a 35 hour work week. A comprehensive benefit package is included.
For detailed information on this position and for more information on our community, please visit our website at
Resumes with cover letters referencing the specific competition 18-67 will be received

until 4:30 pm on Friday, June 22, 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) Email:
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: June 5, 2018, 9:17 am
Expires: June 22, 2018, 4:30 pm