Junior Engineering Technician

engineering public works
Location: Town of Canmore, AB
Website: http://www.canmore.ca/careers
Type: full-time
Posted On: Oct 16, 2019
Closing Date: Oct 25, 2019

Why work for the Town of Canmore? In our workplace, we are proud to employ a talented team of professional and dedicated individuals who are passionate about their work, our community, and the enjoyment of our mountain environment! Our purpose as an organization is to serve the community and visitors to Canmore by providing a high level of customer service, supporting a sustainable future for all and ensuring the most efficient and effective use of taxpayer dollars. From wildlife corridors to

complete streets and world class flood mitigation - our mountain town offers up many unique engineering challenges and opportunities.

 
Position Overview: The Town of Canmore is looking for a Junior Engineering Technician who is keen to take on diverse challenges as a member of our Engineering Department. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to build their portfolio of civil engineering skills as they assist the engineer team with: Building and development permit review, approval and inspection Road use and miscellaneous permit management Field investigations, date collections, GIS assistance and reporting Traffic control signal monitoring and maintenance
 
Attributes: We are looking for a candidate with excellent communication and interpersonal skills, a strong commitment to detail, and the proven ability to work well both independently and in a team environment. The successful candidate must meet the following minimum requirements: Post secondary education in a related technical discipline experience in a similar field of work Membership with ASET or similar technology association is an asset Familiarity with AutoCAD, GPS, and GIS, Bluebeam Revu are an asset Valid vehicle operator’s license, class 5 or higher Ability to work independently, in the field, in variable terrain and weather conditions.
 
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Closing Date for Applications: This posting will remain open until October 25th , 2019.
 
How to Apply: To apply, please combine your cover letter and resume into a single document (PDF or Word) and click the “Apply Now”. To help us learn more about you, in your cover letter please clearly detail the following:
Why do you want to be an Engineering Technologist for the Town of Canmore? Why Canmore?
What interpersonal skills and attitude would make you a great addition to our team?
What does great teamwork look like to you and how have you contributed positively to past team success?