Engineering Technologist III - City of Campbell River

City of Campbell River

Engineering Technologist III

(Water Department)

The City of Campbell River is seeking a full-time Engineering Technologist III
Naturally, Campbell River – Located on Vancouver Island, surrounded by the ocean and majestic mountains, the City of Campbell River offers a rare combination of a welcoming small-town feel with large- city amenities. From summer markets and street events to an active arts and culture community to year- round, world-class recreational opportunities, the Campbell River lifestyle is unparalleled. We are a 45- minute drive from the winter and summer activities of Mount Washington, and just minutes from more than 100 km of all levels of mountain biking and hiking trails, plus easy access to the ocean, rivers and lakes for sports fishing, kayaking, paddle boarding and whale watching.

The job:
As part of the integrated water services team, you will work in a fast-paced and customer focused environment. Working with the Water Manager, you will be actively involved in the design, project management, contract administration and construction supervision functions related to the maintenance, rehabilitation, replacement and new construction of the City’s water system and infrastructure. In addition, you will help develop, coordinate and implement performance and business improvement strategies and programs, such as unidirectional flushing, infrastructure condition assessments, and other preventative maintenance programs; administer contracts and manage small projects; write technical reports; review engineer drawings for new development; draft procedures, risk management plans, and policies; and input data to asset management and GIS databases. Work is performed both in the office and field environment.

To be successful in this role, you will have:

  • Excellent analytical, problem solving, decision making and communication skills.
  • Minimum of five (5) years relevant technical experience (i.e. analysis, design, research) in water and/or wastewater utilities within the last ten (10) years.
  • Two (2) year diploma in Civil Engineering or relevant field such as water, wastewater or environmental technology from a recognized post-secondary institution.
  • Be registered or eligible for registration as an AScT with the Applied Science Technologists and Technicians of BC or other self-regulated professional association relevant to the position.
  • Possess and maintain a valid BC Class 5 Drivers’ Licence.

Bring your innovative approach and extensive technical experience in civil engineering and the water or wastewater industry to our high functioning, dynamic work environment where you will be provided with opportunities to continue to grow and learn new skills.

The current rate of pay for this permanent, full-time, CUPE bargaining unit position is $41.76 per hour based on a 40-hour work week and includes a comprehensive benefits package.
For more information on this opportunity, please visit Please include verification of your education and certifications with your application.

This posting closes at 4:30 pm on Wednesday, October 13, 2021

Please send your resume with covering letter, quoting Competition EXT-21-48 to:

Human Resources Department
City of Campbell River
301 St. Ann’s Road
Campbell River, BC V9W 4C7



Organization: City of Campbell River
Location: Campbell River, BC
Region: North and Central Vancouver Island / Sunshine Coast
Professional Category(s): Engineering
Posted: September 14, 2021, 4:01 pm
Expires: October 13, 2021, 4:30 pm

Employment Type: Full Time
Employment Length: Permanent
Education Requirement: College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years
Job Experience: 5 years or more
Rate: $41.76 Hour

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