Design Technician

District of North Vancouver

Design Technician

(12-Month Temporary Opportunity)


Stretching from Deep Cove in the east to the Capilano River Canyon in the west, the District of North Vancouver is characterized by innovative municipal government that maintains and enhances the quality of life for its residents and businesses. Fuelled by the District’s award-winning Official Community Plan to build vibrant and sustainable communities for people of all ages and backgrounds, the District offers exciting professional development opportunities and an excellent total compensation package. A flexible, family-friendly employer with an inclusive work place culture, we are looking to fill this position. Come work for one of BC’s Top Employers and contribute to making this a great place to work!

We currently have a 12-month temporary full-time opportunity for a Design Technician to work as part of our Engineering Planning and Design team. You will be involved in the design of municipal engineering services. Duties include design, layout, cost estimating, construction technical support for transportation, utility and park related projects including roads, laneways, sidewalks, traffic calming, watermains, sanitary sewers, storm sewers, culverts and retaining walls; as well as reviewing third party utility designs (BC Hydro, Telus, Shaw).

Applicants must possess a certificate in Civil Engineering from a recognized technical institute and certification as a technician with the A.S.T.T. of BC, supplemented by experience in actual municipal design work. An equivalent combination of training and experience will be considered. Familiarity with computer aided drafting design (CAD) is required along with a valid BC Driver’s Licence.

The salary for this position is $34.98 to $41.29 per hour based on a 35-hour work week.

We are looking for a passionate and results-oriented individual who has excellent interpersonal and communication skills. If you have what we’re looking for and enjoy working in a fast paced environment with a group of enthusiastic and dedicated employees, we would like to hear from you. Please apply on-line with your cover letter and resume at www.dnv.org/careers by February 25, 2020 to be considered.

We thank you for your interest in employment with the District of North Vancouver and advise that only those shortlisted for an interview will be contacted.

Organization: District of North Vancouver
Location: North Vancouver, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Category(s): Engineering
Posted: February 11, 2020, 10:30 am
Expires: February 25, 2020, 4:30 pm

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