BC Local Government Job Posting Service

Transportation Planning Technologist

Engineering and Public Works – Transportation Planning
Regular Part Time

The City of Coquitlam is the sixth largest city in BC, home to more than 150,000 residents. Our municipality continues to grow through greenfield and infill development, innovative urban design, inspiring arts, culture and recreation programs, 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.

We have an exciting and rewarding opportunity for a Transportation Planning Technologist to join our team as a new vacancy has arisen due to a recent promotion.  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 prepare and coordinate surveys and analyze results; conduct various transportation engineering analysis and research on municipal transportation issues and matters pertaining to new and on-going transportation project; oversee the work of consultants engaged in technical and research projects; prepare reports outlining findings, options and proposals; and organize and attend public consultation events. 

Along with a team-player attitude and relevant experience in transportation planning, 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 are required.  A valid BC driver’s license is required.

The rate of pay for this CUPE position is $37.97-$44.83 per hour, plus a competitive benefits package and earned day off program are being offered.    

Please apply on-line at by 5:00 pm, January 28th, 2019.  Please include with your application 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: January 7, 2019, 1:56 pm
Expires: January 28, 2019, 5:00 pm