Engineering Technician

Township of Langley

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Engineering Technician

(up to 6 positions total from 19-U065 and 19-U064)
Temporary Full-Time
(from approx. June 24, 2019 to approx. June 25, 2021)
Competition File #:  19-U065

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Join a “Community of Communities” – the Township of Langley, home to approximately 128,000 residents, is committed to providing progressive business, housing, and recreational opportunities, while balancing its unique mix of urban growth and rural beauty.  A truly fun and beautiful place to work, the Township of Langley offers competitive salaries; excellent benefit packages; municipal pension plan; employee wellness programs; and, opportunities for professional development and career growth.

The Township of Langley is currently recruiting a temporary full-time (from approx. June 24, 2019 to approx. June 25, 2021) Engineering Technician to join our team of professionals in the Engineering Division; Engineering and Constructions Services, Roads Operations, or Utilities Operations Departments.

Reporting to the Manager, in this unionized position you will prepare technical reports on engineering topics including plans, estimates, and specifications for routine construction and maintenance projects. You will perform technical work in analysis, design, calculations and documentation for minor construction projects that will involve water, sewer, drainage, electronic or electrical systems. You will prepare evaluations, schedules, invoice quantities and quality control guidelines for maintenance management. The successful candidate will conduct field investigations and inspections on minor engineering projects as required and perform related work as required. You will also perform work and asset management duties and respond to inquiries from internal and external stakeholders and the general public.

Your education will include graduation from an Institute of Technology with a Diploma in Civil and Structural Technology, plus related experience preferably in a Municipal setting or an equivalent combination of training and experience.  You will have sound knowledge of engineering terminology, materials, equipment, practices and techniques,  knowledge of Municipal engineering plans, specifications, contract documents and data related to the work. You will have sound knowledge of the fundamentals of budgeting and standard costing procedures as related to engineering programs and operations.  You will have ability to review, analyze, assess and interpret plans, specifications, and contracts and the ability to deal effectively, and maintain cooperative working relationships with a wide variety of internal and external contacts. You will have the ability to prepare and maintain reports, records, correspondence and various other materials related to the work. Previous education and experience in surveying would be an asset.

In order to be considered for this position, candidates must have the following valid and current certifications / licenses (must be valid at the time the posting closes) and these  must be attached with your application. Applications without the attached required documents below will be deemed incomplete and will not be considered.

Please have these ready to upload when you apply:
  • BC Class 5 (full-privilege) driver’s license or equivalent driver’s license for where you reside. You must upload a current Driver’s Abstract (select the 5 years’ option if obtaining online) that has been obtained within 6 months of the closing date below with your application. To obtain a copy of your Driver’s Abstract, please contact ICBC directly or the driving authority where you reside. Copies or pictures of your driver’s license will not be accepted.

The rate of pay for this CUPE position is $32.25 - $37.97 per hour (5 steps, 2019 rates), plus 13% in lieu of benefitsThe hours of work are Monday to Friday, 8:00am – 4:30pm.

If you wish to pursue this exciting career in a growing community, please visit to apply.

The closing date for this competition is by 4:30pm, May 23, 2019

We appreciate all applications; however, only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.

Organization: Township of Langley
Location: Langley, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Category(s): Engineering
Posted: May 9, 2019, 9:04 am
Expires: May 23, 2019, 4:30 pm

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