Engineering Development Technician

Department: Development Approvals

Closing Date: Will remain open until filled

Competition Number: 23-106

Job Summary

The City of Nanaimo is seeking a permanent full-time Engineering Development Technician. Under the direction of the Manager, Engineering & Environment, the incumbent reviews, interprets, and approves construction design related to public works, new developments, and subdivisions, liaises with other internal and external departments and agencies, and provides technical support in connection with other development related issues and departmental planning.

Duties and Responsibilities

Please see the job description PDF below. 


Applicants must have a diploma from a recognized technical institute in engineering, plus specialized courses related to civil engineering design and a minimum 3 years’ experience in land development design and/or approval. Membership or eligibility for membership in Applied Science Technologists and Technicians of British Columbia (ASTTBC) as a Civil Technologist and a valid Class 5 BC Driver’s License is required.

Compensation and Benefits

This is a unionized position. $41.98 per hour - after Probation (Jan 2023 Rate), based on a 35 hour work week.


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 23-106 by the application deadline.
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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