Engineering Technician IV

Competition Number: 22138

Job Title: Engineering Technician IV

Department: Engineering - Transportation and Development Services

Position Type: Temporary Full Time Position - Approximately 1 year or return of incumbent (CUPE Local 2011)

Salary: $43.02/hr plus 13% in lieu of benefits

Posted Date: April 13, 2022

Closing Date: July 13, 2022

Last Modified: July 14, 2022, 11:03 am

Status: Closed

Description:

The District of Saanich is seeking an experienced engineering technologist to join our Engineering Department. The Engineering Technician IV will performs 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, is eligible 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 conversant 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).

 *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.

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