Civil Design Technologist

Department: Engineering

Closing Date: Will remain open until filled

Competition Number: 23-82

Job Summary

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 computer drafting work required in the preparation of engineering design drawings for capital projects, and assists the Project Engineer and Engineering Project Technologists in design work and engineering calculations.

Duties and Responsibilities

Please see the job description PDF 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 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.

Compensation and Benefits

This is a unionized position. $38.49 per hour - after Probation (Jan 2023 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 referencing the specific competition 23-82.
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.

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Resumes and cover letters must be submitted in either ".docx" or PDF format. File types ".doc" will not be accepted.


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