Current Postings

City of Castlegar

Engineering Technician


Responsible for assisting the engineering department with infrastructure development, designs, record keeping and project coordination.

Key Responsibilities
Reporting to the Manager of Engineering and Infrastructure, you will be a key member of the Engineering Department providing technical guidance, oversite and support to ensure infrastructure meets City standards. The Engineering Technician will utilize a diverse set of technical skills to plan, design, coordinate, and inspect work being completed by City operational staff, contractors and developers.

This role will be responsible for ensuring all infrastructure records are kept up to date on a frequent basis. This role will also administer the City’s Cross Connection Control Program and other initiatives of similar nature.

The successful candidate will have Diploma in Civil Engineering Technology or related field accompanied by 3 - 5 years of progressive experience in a related position with a focus on municipal infrastructure design and inspection. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.

This is a CUPE 2262 position offering $43.16 per/hr and an attractive benefits package. Please visit our website at for a full job description as well as additional background information on our community.

Qualified applicants are invited to submit their detailed resume via email to with the subject line Engineering Technician Position.
We wish to express our appreciation to all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position and advise that only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

About Castlegar
Live more at one-third the average housing price of metro Vancouver and two-thirds the B.C. average. Be an outdoors action hero in the West Kootenay wild, in British Columbia’s interior, where the Columbia and Kootenay rivers meet and endless adventures are right in your backyard.

Work for a City going places – with an ambitious vision, a dynamic municipal government, and a track record of doing cool things – including Millennium Ponds, Sculpturewalk, and an ongoing refresh of Columbia Avenue, our main artery. The City of Castlegar is growing and we’re looking for the perfect person to get in on the action.

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