Mapping Technician 2

City of Richmond

The City of Richmond is a diverse and dynamic community in pursuit of our vision
to be the most appealing, livable and well-managed community in Canada.

People * Innovation through Collaboration * Vision * Outstanding Results * Team
Imagine a career with the City of Richmond, a dynamic environment for growth and continuous improvement, fostered by our collective strengths and creativity. We are a vibrant, diverse cosmopolitan city, supported by a strong economy and recognized as leaders in innovation and service delivery excellence. The City of Richmond is committed to be the most appealing, livable, well-managed community in Canada, a goal that is only made possible by developing our most valuable asset – our people. This is a great opportunity to join our team and shape our community.

Mapping Technician 2

Regular Full-Time
Job ID: 2018299
$32.97 - $38.79 per hour


The City of Richmond is currently looking to hire a Regular Full-Time Mapping Technician 2 to join our Engineering Planning department. This position is responsible for reviewing design drawings, issuing permits, preparing and maintaining the City’s digital base, legal and utility service maps.

We are looking for someone that has:

  • Knowledge of City of Richmond utilities infrastructure.
  • Knowledge of municipal bylaws and processes.
  • Knowledge and experience applying engineering design principles, construction methods and techniques.
  • Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings, reports, plans, specifications and related material
  • Ability to provide direction, information and assistance to other City staff persons and/or consultants including surveying and inspection staff.
  • Knowledge of Master Municipal Contract Documents/Specifications and City Standards related to preparation of plans and specifications, quotations and related matters.
  • Knowledge of drafting techniques, mapping techniques and procedures.
  • Ability to relay information of a technical nature to contacts following engineering standards and policies.
  • Ability to demonstrate a positive attitude and liaise & work with internal and external customers.
  • Knowledge and skill in the use of the City of Richmond’s computer applications such as ESRI suite of products including ArcMap, ArcCatologue, MS Access, Hansen Asset Management, AutoCAD, Microsoft Office Suite, REDMS.

Position Requirements:

  • Grade 12 supplemented by graduation from a recognized institute of technology in Civil Engineering field, supplemented by two (2) years of experience in a related field, or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Experience in municipal or consulting civil engineering preferred.
  • Advanced 1 year GIS diploma preferred.
  • 1 year AutoCAD experience preferred.

If you think this is a good fit for you, we invite you to apply today!

For further information regarding position details and to apply, please visit our website at The City of Richmond offers a competitive pay and benefits program, attractive incentives and a compressed work day schedule.

Organization: City of Richmond
Location: Richmond, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Category(s): Engineering, Geographic Information Systems, Drafting
Posted: July 19, 2018, 11:35 am
Expires: August 19, 2018, 4:30 pm

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