Engineering Technologist II - District of Sooke

“Where the Rainforest Meets the Sea”

Engineering Technologist II

A small town with a big heart – filled with smiling faces.
Sooke embraces our natural assets including local parks, trails, waterways and oceanfronts; we honour the history of the lands of the T’Sou-ke and Sc’ianew (Cheanuh) First Nations within the Coast Salish Territory.
“Where the rainforest meets the sea." Characterized by warm, dry summers and mild winters, Sooke’s pleasant climate is a year-round paradise for those who enjoy outdoor activities, such as hiking, biking, kayaking, or sailing.
Our team welcomes those who share our values of accountability, compassion, leading by example, respect, and service excellence to apply for this exciting opportunity.
The District of Sooke has a permanent employment opportunity for an Engineering Technologist II. Reporting to the Manager of Engineering and Infrastructure, this position is responsible for the planning, design, financial control of engineering projects and the on-going co-ordination of various programs such as the infrastructure asset management system related to municipal engineering infrastructure. Work may include the supervision of contractors, contract tendering, co-coordination of work activities with public and private utilities, developers, and regular contact with community representatives, elected municipal officials, and members of the public. Considerable latitude for the use of independent judgment and initiative is required in all phases of the work.
To be considered for this role, applicants should have the following qualifications:
  • A post-secondary education in Civil Engineering Technology, or equivalent
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain registration as an Applied Science Technologist (AScT) in BC
  • A minimum of five (5) years’ related experience
  • A valid Class 5 BC Driver’s Licence and a current Driver Abstract
  • A satisfactory Police Information Check

Additional consideration may be given to applicants with the following qualifications:
  • A combination of experience and education
  • Related experience in local government
  • Experience with MS Office Online, SharePoint Online, and Tempest
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification
  • Education and training in Public Administration

This is a CUPE Local 374 position. The 2022 rate for the Engineering Technologist II is $44.69/hour, plus an excellent benefit package. To view the full job description and to apply online, please visit the career page of our website at
Closing date for receipt of applications is 9:00 p.m. on Sunday, July 24, 2022.

The District of Sooke thanks all applicants for their interest and advises that only those to be interviewed will be contacted.

Organization: District of Sooke
Location: Sooke, BC
Region: South Vancouver Island
Professional Category(s): Engineering
Posted: June 29, 2022, 4:17 pm
Expires: July 24, 2022, 9:00 pm

Employment Type: Full Time
Employment Length: Permanent
Education Requirement: Other trades certificate or diploma
Job Experience: 5 years or more
Rate: $44.69 Hour

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