Current Postings

Civil Design Technologist


Discover Nanaimo - One of the oldest cities on Canada’s west coast, the City of Nanaimo is a growing, livable urban centre that still maintains its historic charm.  Situated between the mountains and the ocean on the east coast of Vancouver Island, Nanaimo is a short ferry trip away from Metro Vancouver, and a 90 minute drive from Victoria. Nanaimo is truly an extraordinary community that is home to Vancouver Island University and is rich in parks, recreational, cultural and social amenities.

Position Overview
The City of Nanaimo is seeking a permanent full-time Civil Design Technologist.  Under the general direction of the Project Engineer, the incumbent is responsible for engineering tasks including survey, construction layout, preparation of engineering drawings for capital projects, and the completion of engineering calculations.

Qualifications
Applicants must have a Diploma in Engineering Design and Drafting Technology or Civil Design Technology from a recognized technical institute and a minimum of 6 months’ experience in municipal engineering using Civil 3D. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered. A valid Class 5 BC Driver’s License is required.

Additional Information
This is a unionized position. $40.03 per hour - after Probation (Jan 2024 Rate), based on a 35 hour work week. The wage level for this position is subject to confirmation under a union/management jointly negotiated job evaluation plan.

Shortlisted applicants may be required to undergo a criminal record check and/or a verification of their education credentials.

To apply for this opportunity, please submit a resume and cover letter (.docx or PDF file format) to employment.opportunities@nanaimo.ca referencing the specific competition 24-38.

For detailed information on this position and for more information on our community, please visit our website at https://www.nanaimo.ca.

The City of Nanaimo is an inclusive employer and invites applications from all qualified individuals. We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted. If you are unsuccessful, please accept our appreciation for your interest. This position is restricted to those legally entitled to work in Canada.

Posting Date May 15, 2024

Application Deadline Open until filled

Contact Information
Human Resources
City of Nanaimo
2nd Floor, 455 Wallace Street
Nanaimo, BC  V9R 5J6
Phone: (250) 755-4406
Fax: (250) 755-4449