Student Engineering Technician

Competition Number: 224.17

Job Title: Student Engineering Technician

Department: Engineering - Transportation Division / Underground Services Division / Project Management Office

Position Type: Up to two Temporary Full Time - Approximately 4 to 8 months beginning January 2018 (CUPE Local 2011)

Salary: $24.78 per hour plus 13% in lieu of benefits

Posted Date: November 3, 2017

Closing Date: November 22, 2017

Last Modified: November 23, 2017, 5:00 am

Status: Closed


This vacancy is only available for students.  Enrolment in a full time post secondary education program is mandatory. 

The Engineering Department is seeking up to two enthusiastic Student Engineering Technicians to work on a variety of projects within the Department.  These positions will be shared between the Transportation and Development Services Division, Underground Services Division and the Project Management Office.  The primary duties of the position will be assisting with ongoing strategic projects within the Engineering Department including analysis or data gathering, field observations and briefs, preparation of base plans for design projects, drafting modifications to existing design drawings, basic engineering calculations and other varied tasks within engineering in general.  The incumbent will require personal communication skills to respond to inquiries from the public and good research skills in the field of Engineering and Project Management to develop new tools, templates and standards. 

Requirements include completion of one year post secondary education; enrolment in a full time post secondary education program is mandatory; valid B.C. Driver’s Licence; physically fit to perform field duties; and one month work experience.  Preference will be given for those enrolled in an Engineering Program at a University or Technical Institution.

The successful candidate will be required to work Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

*Testing will be conducted*

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