BC Local Government Job Posting Service
DISTRICT OF SAANICH
TRANSPORTATION AND DEVELOPMENT SERVICES
ENGINEERING TECHNICIAN IV – TRANSPORTATION & DEVELOPMENT SERVICES
Permanent Full Time
The District of Saanich is seeking an experienced engineering technologist to join our Engineering Department. The Engineering Technician IV will perform technical work at a semi-professional level within a technical team that delivers new municipal infrastructure through development construction. The work of the Engineering Technician IV involves field and office assignments including the review of engineering drawings and recommending design revisions for conformance to Saanich specifications and operational requirements; review and scrutiny of design submission packages, including cost estimates, for completeness and accuracy; conducting construction inspection/reporting and contract administration; liaison with the public, developers, and consultants; and the protection of municipal assets through the review and approval of permits for works within the municipal right-of-way. The successful candidate will possess strong project management skills, is technically proficient in municipal engineering, and is a great communicator.
Requirements include: a two-year diploma in Civil Engineering from a recognized institution, a minimum of 5 years of directly related experience, eligibility for registration as an AScT with the Applied Science Technologists and Technicians BC (ASTTBC), a valid BC Class 5 Driver’s License, a personal vehicle available for use as and when required, and proficient with computer-based engineering applications including AutoCAD and Bluebeam Revu. Candidates with an equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered, such as a university degree in a relevant field of engineering with a minimum of 3 years work experience.
The successful candidate will be required to work Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (35 hours per week).
This is a C.U.P.E. Local 2011 position with a wage of $43.02 per hour plus and excellent benefits package. Job description and competition information can be found at www.saanich.ca. This competition will remain open until the successful candidate is selected. Please apply by quoting competition 22252 to: Human Resources, District of Saanich, 770 Vernon Avenue, Victoria, BC, V8X 2W7. As a component of the selection process, testing will be conducted. We thank all applicants for applying. Only those under consideration will be contacted.
Employment Length: Permanent
Education Requirement: College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years
Job Experience: 5 years or more
Rate: $43.02 Hour