Engineering Technician II

Competition Number: 22305


Job Title: Engineering Technician II

Department: Engineering - Transportation and Development Services

Position Type: Permanent Full Time Position (CUPE Local 2011)

Salary: $33.11/hr and an excellent benefits package

Posted Date: September 20, 2022

Closing Date: November 28, 2022

Last Modified: November 29, 2022, 11:23 am

Status: Closed


The Transportation and Development Services Division oversees the design and installation of municipal-owned and 3rd party infrastructure within municipal rights-of-way. Working under the direction of a senior technician, the Engineering Technician II performs technical work related to municipal engineering. Duties include reviewing and responding to inquiries received from the public, reviewing and approving development-related permits, reviewing design drawings and constructed works, and providing technical support to senior staff.

Requirements include a two year Diploma in Civil Engineering from a recognized institution; three months of related experience; eligible for registration with the Applied Science Technologies and Technicians of BC; conversant with computer based engineering applications and a valid Class 5 BC Driver’s Licence with a personal vehicle available for use as and when required. Candidates with an equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.

The successful candidate will work Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (35 hours per week).

*As a component of the selection process, testing will be conducted.*

Important Information:

The District of Saanich has a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy to help keep our employees and community safe. The requirement remains in effect until April 8, 2022 after which, the policy will be suspended. It is important to know that the requirement may be reinstated and unvaccinated employees may not be able to work. In order for the District to respond to any changing vaccination requirements for staff, we request that you verify your COVID-19 vaccination status with us during your first week of employment.