City of Prince George
  • 26-Aug-2021 to 26-Oct-2021 (PST)
  • Prince George, BC, CAN
  • $29.73
  • Hourly
  • Term

12% in lieu of benefits

Gain Valuable 'Real World' Experience and Put Your Career on Track

About Our Community

Prince George has all of the amenities of a large city mixed with the friendliness and appeal of a smaller community. Prince George's central location in the province offers work/life balance with unparalleled access to four-season outdoor recreation activities that are complemented by a full range of urban amenities and a comprehensive transportation infrastructure that connects local residents, businesses, resources and agricultural products to markets around the world. It is a short drive to almost anywhere in Prince George - spend less time commuting and more time doing what matters most to you! Discover all of these opportunities and more!

About Our Organization:

The City of Prince George is committed to ensuring a positive, well-balanced work environment for its employees. With opportunities for employee training and professional development, the City of Prince George offers a safe and supportive workplace in which to serve our community.

About The Opportunity:

Working in the Civic Operations Department you will assist with performing field inspections and testing during the construction of municipal infrastructure ensuring that all work is completed in accordance with City standards and specifications. You will be responsible for preparing daily written construction site reports and will also assist with interim project progress reports. Throughout your work term you will gain insight into your future career as well as valuable experience working alongside experienced engineering staff, City construction crews and contractors.

About Your Background:

You have completed at least one (1) year of an accredited post-secondary Engineering Co-op degree program or an accredited post-secondary Engineering Co-op Technology diploma program and are enrolled to return to school as a full time student. You have also completed at least one (1) Co-op work term (duration between 4-12 months) where you gained experience working in an Engineering field or you have worked the equivalent amount of time in the construction industry surveying, doing construction layout and estimating. An excellent communicator, you have effective organization, prioritization, and time management skills and are able to handle multiple tasks while meeting deadlines. You enjoy working in a proactive team environment and have a commitment to quality service excellence. A valid BC driver's license, full privilege Class 5, is also a requirement.

Why You Will Love Working for our Civic Operations Department at the City of Prince George:

  • Explore various aspects of the municipal engineering field to find your area of interest and jumpstart your career!
  • Gain experience in both field and office work assisting in the completion of various engineering and operational activities.
  • Enjoy a competitive starting wage of $29.73 per hour plus 12% in lieu of benefits.

This four (4) month term position starts in January 2022 and offers the possibility of extension. Overtime may be required due to operational needs.

If you are interested in joining our team, please apply, including a current Driver's Abstract by October 26, 2021 to:

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The City of Prince George thanks all those who apply, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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