Careers

The Corporation of the City of Grand Forks

Engineering Technologist

(Temporary 1-year term)


Internal / External Posting


Come and work as an Engineering Technologist for the City of Grand Forks as we work on the recovery plan for critical infrastructure. The Community is an ideal location for the outdoor enthusiast who also likes a safe and affordable family life style. Skiing, Snowmobiling, Fishing, Hunting, Hiking, Quading, BMX Biking, Golfing, Boating, Camping are perfect quests to enjoy in any of the true four seasons.

Under the direction of the Manager of Operations or designate, the Engineering Technologist is generally responsible for assistance in providing engineering technical services such as consultation, data management, design, implementation and inspection of capital projects, infrastructure and natural assets. Includes various other duties as assigned in alignment with City Bylaws, policies, departmental asset management programs, capital planning, allocated budget and customer requests.

We expect applicants to have a minimum 2 years’ post-secondary education and prefer a diploma in Civil Engineering Technology with additional training in: local government administration, asset management, or other related systems. Formal education should be complemented by five years experience and knowledge of engineering design, surveying, MMCD specifications, and other common municipal engineering procedures and techniques. Please note if you are a member or eligible for membership as an Applied Science Technologist with ASTTBC. We’re hoping you’ll have a solid understanding of GIS and relational databases.
 
You’ll be a part of CUPE Local 4728 and subject to all parts of the Collective Agreement. The wage rate for this position as per the Collective Agreement is $33.31 per hour. This position will work 40 hours per week 7:00am to 3:30pm Monday to Friday with the possibility of the occasional weekend shift.
 
A full job description is available on our website www.grandforks.ca/careers .
 
If you want to be a key player in a dynamic team, please send your cover letter and resume by
2pm July 23rd to:
 
David Reid
Manager of Operations City of Grand Forks Box 220 – 7217 4th St.
Grand Forks, BC V0H 1H0
Tel: 250.442.8266 Email: jobs@grandforks.ca
 
Please note that only those selected for an interview - including a skills test - will be contacted.

Location: Grand Forks, BC
Region: West Kootenay / Boundary
Professional Categories: Engineering
Posted: July 10, 2018, 12:53 pm
Expires: July 23, 2018, 2:00 pm