Engineering Technologist - Civil

City of Port Coquitlam

Port Coquitlam

Engineering Technologist - Civil

Find out why our AMAZING employees love working for the City of Port Coquitlam!
Affectionately known as “PoCo”, we are an award winning organization made up of a
diverse and dedicated team of people who care deeply about the community they serve.

The City of Port Coquitlam is currently accepting applications from qualified individuals who are interested in the full time opportunity of Engineering Technologist Civil to join the Infrastructure Planning group.

This is advanced technical field and office work involving the assessment of, and long term planning for municipal servicing infrastructure including road, drainage, sanitary sewer, and water works. The work includes maintaining utility infrastructure models using various assessing emerging and future needs; assisting in the development of the capital works and asset management programs; completing engineering-related technical assignments, investigations and, requests for service by the public; and establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with a variety of internal and external contacts.

If many of the following characteristics and skills describe you, we would like to meet you!
  • You have a positive attitude and value building positive working relationships;
  • You are an analytical thinker with strong process management and strategic planning skills;
  • You exercise a high degree of initiative, independent judgment and action;
  • You have strong written and verbal communication skills;
  • You are committed to customer service excellence; and
  • You have a strong work ethic and value continuous improvement.

The successful candidate for this position will have:
  • Graduated from an Institute of Technology with a diploma in Civil Engineering Technology, supplemented by safety, environmental and other related courses;
  • Three years of utility modeling and asset management experience in municipal engineering in areas such as streets, drainage, sanitary sewer works, and water works engineering;
  • Valid BC Class 5 Driver's License;
  • Registered or eligible for registration with the Applied Science Technologists and Technicians (ASTT) of BC as an Applied Science Technologist (AScT); and
  • Previous municipal engineering experience is considered an asset.

Why should you consider working for us?
  • Our organization is the ideal size for you to implement your ideas, make a difference and have an impact;
  • We have a strong learning culture and want our people to grow and succeed; and
  • We are a diverse, inclusive and supportive workplace.

The terms and conditions of employment for this full time position are in accordance with the CUPE Collective Agreement. The 2019 annual salary for this position starts at $70K and includes a comprehensive benefit package upon successful completion of a four-month probationary period.

Qualified individuals are encouraged to apply online by Friday, October 25, 2019 at quoting competition number #19-136e.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and advise that only those to be interviewed will be contacted.

The City of Port Coquitlam will conduct a criminal record check.

Organization: City of Port Coquitlam
Location: Port Coquitlam, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Category(s): Engineering
Posted: October 10, 2019, 10:54 am
Expires: October 25, 2019, 4:30 pm

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