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Engineering Technologist III - Regular Full-time
Municipality: Township of Langley This posting closed on

May 19, 2017
at 4:30 PM
Job ID: 17-U065 (Please quote job ID on resume when applying)
Department: Utilities Department
Job Description: Join a “Community of Communities” – the Township of Langley, home to approximately 120,000 residents, is committed to providing progressive business, housing, and recreational opportunities, while balancing its unique mix of urban growth and rural beauty. A truly fun and beautiful place to work, the Township of Langley offers competitive salaries; excellent benefit packages; municipal pension plan; employee wellness programs; and, opportunities for professional development and career growth.

The Township of Langley is currently recruiting for a regular full-time Engineering Technologist III to join our team of professionals in the Engineering Division, Utilities Operations Department.

Reporting to the Utilities Operations Manager, you will be responsible in this unionized position for coordinating maintenance programs, completing detailed engineering design, cost estimation, contract documentation, field inspection and contract administration for various capital, operational, construction and installation projects; participating in RFP preparation, and the review and selection of consultants; attending project meetings; assisting in the preparation of terms of reference, reports, contracts and annual budgets; as well as evaluating and selecting construction materials and components. You will liaise between third party approving agencies, engineering, environmental and/or construction firms and user departments to ensure desired results; prepare schedules; attend project meetings as resource person or project lead; review plans and working drawings at various stages for conformance to project guidelines and established standards; and monitor work progress. You will also be responsible for preparing and maintaining a variety of materials such as records, technical and status reports, correspondence and project specifications; performing design and layout work for minor capital projects; reviewing all invoices, change orders and other payment claims for accuracy, recommending approval or investigates discrepancies. You will be responsible for data collection, confirmation, organization, interpretation and reporting related to the Tangible Capital Assets reporting, Infrastructure Asset Management, and for the Benchmarking initiative in the Sanitary Sewer and Waterworks area. You will plan, assign and supervise the work of one or more technical subordinates.

Graduation from an Institute of Technology with Civil Engineering Technologist Diploma or other related discipline, including or supplemented by courses in project management, and considerable related experience, or an equivalent combination of training and experience is required. Previous work experience in a municipal environment is an asset. The successful candidate will be an energetic and enthusiastic individual who is well organized and able to communicate effectively with the community, consultants, and contractors. You will have a comprehensive knowledge of engineering principles, terminology, practices and techniques; knowledge of the zoning and related municipal legislation governing the work performed, as well as be familiar with a variety of engineering software packages, databases, and utilities applications.

In order to be considered for this position, candidates must have the following valid and current certifications / licenses (must be valid at the time the posting closes) and these must be attached with your application. Applications without the attached required documents below will be deemed incomplete and will not be considered.

Please have these ready to upload when you apply:

• Certification or eligibility for certification as an Applied Science Technologist within the Province of British Columbia
• BC Class 5 (full-privilege) driver’s license or equivalent driver’s license for where you reside. You must upload a current Driver’s Abstract (select the 5 years’ option if obtaining online) that has been obtained within 6 months of the closing date below with your application. To obtain a copy of your Driver’s Abstract, please contact ICBC directly or the driving authority where you reside. Copies or pictures of your driver’s license will not be accepted.

The rate of pay for this CUPE position is $36.91 - $43.62 per hour (5 steps, 2015 rates) plus benefits. The hours of work are Monday to Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm.

If you wish to pursue this exciting career in a growing community, please visit to apply.

The closing date for this competition is by 4:30pm Friday, May 19, 2017.

We appreciate all applications; however, only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.

Web Address:
Address: Township of Langley
4th Floor Civic Facility
20338 65 Avenue
Langley, BC, V2Y 3J1
Opening Date: May 5, 2017 08:30 AM
Closing Date: May 19, 2017 04:30 PM