Special Project Technologist 20839

environmental services engineering
Location: York Region, ON
Website: http://www.york.ca
Type: full-time
Posted On: Aug 8, 2017
Closing Date: Aug 21, 2017
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Special Project Technologist 20839
Environmental Services Department
Capital Planning and Delivery Branch
Location: Newmarket, Ontario. This is a Union position.
Salary: $39.22 - $42.63 per hour
Permanent, Full-Time
Position Purpose
Reporting to the Project Manager, Capital Planning and Delivery and under the guidance of a senior staff, is responsible for carrying out assignments for specific projects or programs; conducting activities related to environmental water/wastewater or waste management programs or environmental assessment processes; assisting Department users with their business requirements; manipulating business data to produce reports for internal users and external clients; assisting in various projects and budget activities; and providing support in the research, design, analysis and planning activities of the Branch.
  • Successful completion of a three year Community College Diploma Program in Civil Engineering Technology or Environmental Studies.
  • Up to one year experience working in a Water and Wastewater.
  • Valid Ontario Class “G” driver’s license and reliable vehicle to use on corporate business.
  • Knowledge of applicable guidelines, procedures, standards and legislation including Occupational Health and Safety Act.
  • Knowledge of theory, principles and practices of public consultation process, program development, planning, design and construction and Water and Wastewater and/or Solid Waste Infrastructure.
  • Knowledge of and demonstrated ability in infrastructure condition assessment, data collection and management.
  • Knowledge and demonstrated ability in corporate core competencies including communication, innovation, teamwork and collaboration, and personal ownership.
  • Computer literacy utilizing MS software applications as well as demonstrated proficiency with the application of specialized software relevant to the technical specialty (e.g. AutoCad and Project Scheduling).
  • Ability to provide technical support for projects under direction of Management and/or Senior staff.
  • Ability to read, interpret and comment on technical reports, engineering drawings and maps.
  • Ability to work outside regular business hours as required.
Scheduled Hours
Scheduled Shifts
0830 - 1630
How to Apply
Please apply online by August 21, 2017, quoting competition #20839. We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted via email or by telephone.