Working Foreman/Engineering Technician

City of Trail

City of Trail

Employment Opportunity

Transportation Services
Working Foreman / Engineering Technician

The City of Trail, known as BC’s Number One Sports Town and a two-time National Communities in Bloom Winner, is situated on the Columbia River in the West Kootenay region of British Columbia.  The Greater Trail area is a four-season destination, offering an abundance of recreational facilities – from golfing to skiing, mountain biking, kayaking, fishing and hiking – as well as first-class recreational facilities.  Along with affordable real estate, Trail offers outstanding opportunities for living life well and to the fullest.

The City of Trail is seeking a qualified individual to fill the full-time position of Transportation Services Working Foreman / Engineering Technician IV.

Reporting to the Director of Public Works, the incumbent will be primarily responsible for the performance of duties specifically related to the organization and coordination of work carried out by the Engineering Department.  The incumbent will be responsible for assisting in the overall Public Works operation and maintenance of Roads, Parks, Cemetery, Utilities and Facilities and providing Public Works with engineering services on City infrastructure, underground utilities and above-ground structures.  The incumbent will be able to work with little supervision and will be expected to exercise considerable independent judgment. 

Visit our website to view a more detailed job description outlining the duties and specific qualifications more fully at

This position is within the CUPE Local 2087 Bargaining Unit.  Wages and benefits are as per the Collective Agreement.  The City of Trail provides the opportunity for a flexible work week.

Applicants are invited to submit a letter of application along with a detailed resume via email to or in person to 1394 Pine Avenue, Trail, BC  V1R 4E6.

Applications will be received at the above address before 4:30 pm, Thursday, August 29, 2019.

The City would like to thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
The City of Trail thanks all applicants for their interest and will only reply to those selected for an interview.

Organization: City of Trail
Location: Trail, BC
Region: West Kootenay / Boundary
Professional Category(s): Engineering, Transportation Services
Posted: July 26, 2019, 2:34 pm
Expires: August 29, 2019, 4:30 pm

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