Development Engineering Technician 1

District of North Vancouver

Development Engineering
Technician 1

(2 Temporary Full-Time Positions)

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 these temporary full-time vacancies. Come work for one of BC’s Top Employers and contribute to making this a great place to work!
Our Development Engineering Department has two temporary full-time opportunities for technicians to provide engineering technical and administrative support. One position is for twelve months and the other for six months (both with the possibility of extension). You will evaluate and process the engineering servicing aspects of development and building permit applications to ensure conformance with municipal engineering standards and requirements. You will require and administer legal agreements relating to engineering servicing and encroachments onto DNV property. You will liaise with the public, utility companies, contractors and staff in order to provide a variety of technical information and assistance; and prepare estimates and work order requests for the installation of water services, sewer connections and street work. 
You are self-motivated and have the ability to perform a variety of technical, liaison and administrative  tasks; prepare estimates; prepare statistical or written reports and correspondence; read and interpret plans, drawings, reports and specifications;  make arithmetic computations and calculations; establish and maintain effective working relationships and excellent communication with the general public, developers, consultants, contractors and staff; and perform tasks with limited supervision. Your time management skills are strong and you are able find practical solutions to complex problems.
You have some post-secondary technical engineering education and sound technical experience.  Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Technical Certificate or Diploma in civil engineering or a related field. Infrastructure construction experience is an asset. A valid BC Driver’s Licence is required. 
The hourly pay range for these unionized positions is $34.29 to $40.48 based on a 35-hour work week. The District offers a comprehensive benefits package, vacation, modified work week, learning and development opportunities, along with a respectful workplace environment and an on-going commitment towards work/life balance.
If you have what we’re looking for and enjoy working in a fast paced environment with a group of enthusiastic and dedicated people, we want to hear from you. Please apply on-line with your cover letter and resume at by June 25, 2018 to be considered for this competition.
We wish to thank you for your interest in employment with the District of North Vancouver and advise that only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

Organization: District of North Vancouver
Location: North Vancouver, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Category(s): Engineering
Posted: June 5, 2018, 11:12 am
Expires: June 25, 2018, 4:30 pm

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