Engineering Development Technician

City of Nanaimo

Discover What’s Possible - The City of Nanaimo is a rapidly growing community with a population of approximately 98,000. Nestled between the mountains and the ocean, on the east coast of Vancouver Island, we are centrally located, about 1½ hours from Victoria and 2 hours from Vancouver by ferry. With a university and well-developed parks, recreational, cultural and social amenities, Nanaimo is truly an extraordinary place to live.

Permanent Full-Time

Engineering Development Technician

(Competition 19-43)

Position Overview
The City of Nanaimo is seeking a permanent full-time Engineering Development Technician. Under the direction of the Manager, Engineering and Environment, the incumbent reviews, interprets and approves construction design related to public works for new developments and subdivisions; liaises with other internal and external departments and agencies; and provides technical support in connection with other development related issues and departmental planning.

Applicants must have completed Grade 12 and have a diploma from a recognized technical institute in engineering, plus specialized courses related to civil engineering design. A minimum 3 years’ experience in land development design and/or approval is required. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.   Membership or eligibility for membership in Applied Science Technologists and Technicians of British Columbia (A.S.T.T.B.C.) as a Civil Technologist is required. Applicants must also possess a valid Class 5 BC Driver's Licence.

Additional Information
This is a unionized position. $38.04 per hour - after Probation (Jan 2019 Rate), based on a 35 hour work week.  A comprehensive benefit package is included.  

Posting Date
Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Application Deadline
Open Until Filled

Contact Information Human Resources City of Nanaimo 2nd Floor, 455 Wallace Street Nanaimo, BC V9R 5J6 Phone: (250) 755-4406 Fax: (250) 755-4449

To apply for this opportunity, please submit a resume and cover letter to referencing the specific competition 19-43.

For detailed information on this position and for more information on our community, please visit our website at

The City of Nanaimo is an inclusive employer and invites applications from all qualified individuals. We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted. If you are unsuccessful, please accept our appreciation for your interest. This position is restricted to those legally entitled to work in Canada.

Organization: City of Nanaimo
Location: Nanaimo, BC
Region: North and Central Vancouver Island / Sunshine Coast
Professional Category(s): Engineering
Posted: June 11, 2019, 9:44 am
Expires: August 30, 2019, 4:30 pm

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