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Engineering Technologist I - Development
Municipality: District of Mission This posting closed on

July 29, 2019
at 4:30 PM
Job ID: 2019-22 (Please quote job ID on resume when applying)
Department: Development Services, Engineering & Public Works
Job Description: When you look at an upcoming subdivision, do you mentally envision the engineering service requirements and the best placements for these? Do you see yourself administering bylaws and overseeing compliance? If so, you may be the person we are looking for!

The Engineering & Public Works Department is looking for a detail oriented, technically sound individual to act as a liaison between the Development Services and Engineering & Public Works departments.
Duties: The work includes reviewing and processing land development applications as they relate to engineering service requirements, and overseeing the implementation of those requirements in collaboration with planning staff, the Approving Officer, developers and their consulting engineers. Additionally, you will be providing assistance with all permit applications including soil permitting.
Educational Requirements: The ideal candidate will have a diploma in Civil Engineering Technology, or recognized academic equivalent, and a minimum of three years of experience in a municipal engineering or development planning environment. Considerable knowledge in municipal engineering design principles, methods and techniques and applied mathematics along with knowledge and understanding of provincial legislation, municipal bylaws and policies relating to land use are necessary for success in this role.
Skill Requirements: We are seeking an experienced technologist who has the ability to:

• read and interpret mapping plans, designs and specifications related to civil engineering;
• review and/or complete Drainage, Sanitary, and Water design calculations;
• pay close attention to detail and be precise and accurate;
• communicate ideas and solutions clearly and concisely orally and in writing; and
• write accurate and grammatically correct technical reports for a non-technical audience.

Along with an aptitude for problem solving and innovation, you should enjoy taking a methodical approach to your work, analyzing data, finding innovative solutions to problems and working with computerized mapping, drafting, design software and related computer applications.
Salary: The 2019 hourly rate of pay is $46.00 plus a comprehensive benefit package including the Municipal Pension Plan. We also offer a 9-day fortnight schedule (extended hours for nine days and one day off every two weeks).
Additional Information: If this position is for you, please apply via the Careers page on our website (Job ID 2019-22) by Monday, July 29, 2019.
Web Address:
Address: 8645 Stave Lake Street, Box 20
Mission BC V2V 4L9
Opening Date: July 4, 2019 08:30 AM
Closing Date: July 29, 2019 04:30 PM
*We thank all interested candidates however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.