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Competition No. 18-12E-R

Engineering Technologist

 
Located in the south-central region of B.C., the Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen covers an area over 10,400 km2 and is renowned for its orchards, vineyards and golf courses, as well as its widely varied landscape including deserts, mountains and valleys, and pristine lakes.  Outdoor recreational opportunities are endless throughout the Regional District and residents enjoy a wide array of activities all year long.
 
The Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen is currently recruiting for a regular full-time Engineering Technologist to join our Public Works team.   
 
Working within the Public Works Department, you will be responsible for providing engineering technical services and project management to support the achievement of project and program objectives for infrastructure capital projects in water, wastewater and solid waste.  
 
QUALIFICATIONS:
  • 2 year diploma in civil engineering technology or an Engineer-in-Training with a degree in civil engineering.
  • Member of, or eligible for full membership, in the Applied Science Technologist and Technologists Association of British Columbia (ASTTBC) or the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of British Columbia (APEGBC).
  • A minimum of 1 year experience in civil engineering design, inspection, construction, infrastructure, and project management.
  • Knowledge of infrastructure project management.
  • Knowledge of government legislation and regulations such as the Local Government Act.
  • Ability to prepare and deliver oral presentations and communicate effectively with various stakeholders.
  • Demonstrated experience and understanding of Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook) and AutoCAD.
  • Valid B.C. Driver’s license.
 
This regular full-time position is included in the BCGEU bargaining unit.  The hourly wage for the position is $36.66, Paygrade 8, plus an attractive fringe benefits package.   Qualified individuals are invited to submit their applications quoting Competition No. 18-12E-R by 4:30 pm, Sunday, June 24, 2018, to:   
 
Human Resources Department
Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen
101 Martin Street, Penticton, BC V2A 5J9
Tel: (250) 492-0237 
Fax: (250) 492-0063
Email:  hr@rdos.bc.ca  
 
We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted.

Location: Penticton, BC
Region: Okanagan Valley / Similkameen
Professional Categories: Engineering
Posted: June 7, 2018, 2:19 pm
Expires: June 24, 2018, 4:30 pm