Development Engineering Technologist

Township of Langley

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Development Engineering Technologist

Regular Full-Time
Competition #:  19-U115

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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 for a regular full-time Development Engineering Technologist to join our team of professionals in the Community Development Division, Development Engineering Department.

Reporting to the Manager, Development Engineering, you will be responsible in this unionized position for administering assigned development projects, performing site inspections, assessing and advising applicants on the adequacy of municipal services or requirements, as well as review and check working drawings for all infrastructure and legal requirements.  You will conduct or review standard engineering tests, and establish and maintain liaison with a variety of internal and external contacts, maintain a variety of reports, records, and related documents. 

Your education will include graduation from an Institute of Technology with a Diploma in Engineering Technology, plus considerable related experience preferably in a municipal setting or an equivalent combination of training and experience. You will have thorough knowledge of municipal engineering principles, standards, methods and techniques and of the applicable engineering policies, procedures, standards and by‑laws; considerable knowledge of municipal engineering practices, including their application to project design and in the preparation of engineering plans, specifications, contract documents and related material.  You will also have considerable knowledge of the methods, materials and equipment used in the construction of municipal infrastructures and of survey methods and functions, and sound knowledge of the functions and responsibilities of various internal departments and external agencies as related to the work performed.

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 title your attachments with the number of this competition and have these documents ready to upload when you apply:
  • Certification or eligibility for certification as an Applied Science Technologist within the Province of British Columbia
  • 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 CUPE rate of pay for this position is $39.56 - $46.75 per hour (5 steps, 2019 rates) plus benefits.  The hours of work are Monday to Friday 8:30am – 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, September 24, 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: September 3, 2019, 9:23 am
Expires: September 24, 2019, 4:30 pm

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