Civil Design CAD Technician


Closing Date: Jun 25, 2018 4:30 PM

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Job Summary

The City of Nanaimo is seeking a temporary full-time Civil Design CAD Technician.  The successful candidate will perform computer drafting work required in the preparation of engineering design drawings for municipal services, and assist in design work and engineering calculations.  The ideal candidate will be a self-motivated individual who is well organized, has strong time management skills, is able to communicate effectively and has excellent drafting skills in conjunction with a high proficiency in AutoCAD Civil 3D.  Knowledge of GIS software is considered to be an asset.

Duties and Responsibilities

Please see the attached pdf job description below.


Applicants must have a diploma in Engineering Design and Drafting Technology or Civil Design Technology from a recognized technical institute and a minimum of 2 years’ experience in municipal engineering using Civil 3D. An equivalent combination of education and experience may also be considered. Possession of a valid Class 5 BC Driver’s Licence is required.

Compensation and Benefits

This is a unionized position. $31.22 - $32.86 per hour (Jul 2016 Rate), based on a 35 hour work week.  It is anticipated that this vacancy will be up to one year in duration.  The wage level for this position is subject to confirmation under a union/management jointly negotiated job evaluation plan.


Resumes with cover letters referencing “Civil Design CAD Technician” will be received until 4:30 pm on Monday, June 25, 2018.

Human Resources

City of Nanaimo

455 Wallace Street, Nanaimo BC  V9R 5J6

Fax: (250) 755-4449

Drop off in person: 2nd Floor, City Hall (455 Wallace Street)



We thank all applicants for their interest; however,

only those candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted.

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