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Sunshine Coast Regional District

Utility Engineering Technician/Scada Technician

Sechelt, BC
Full Time
12 days ago
Competition # V1250

Utility Engineering Technician/Scada Technician

Closing Date: 4:30 pm, Thursday, February 27, 2020

The Sunshine Coast is a thriving BC community of approximately 30,000 year-round residents situated on a peninsula between Howe Sound and Jervis Inlet in the traditional homeland of the shíshálh and Skwxwú7mesh First Nations. Tourists from all over the world travel here to take in the beautiful sights and surroundings. Known for its mild winters, beautiful surroundings, arts, culture, and friendly people, the Sunshine Coast is a preferred tourist destination and a great place to live and play.

The Sunshine Coast Regional District is currently inviting applications for the blended position of Utility Engineering Technician/Scada Technician (Full-time). As Utility Engineering Technician, this position provides technical support to the department for the delivery of water/wastewater. Operates within designated service areas to ensure delivery of service meets the expectations of internal and external customers, making the best use of available resources.

As SCADA Technician, this position performs an integral role in ensuring the efficient operation of the Regional District's water supply and water distribution systems through performing all field work for the Regional District's SCADA system; provides technical support for computer modelling, supervisory control and data acquisition and the integration and management of operational components of the water and wastewater systems in accordance and compliance with all Regional District policies, relevant Provincial and Federal legislation and recognized and acceptable safety practices.

This is a bargaining unit position with a wage rate of $36.25 per hour. This full time position includes a full benefit package upon the successful completion of a four month probationary period with the SCRD. Applications for this position must include a current resume, a cover letter quoting the competition number and verification of education/certification submitted via email to Human Resources by the closing date and time shown above.

Qualification requirements including formal education, training, experience and other skills and knowledge can be found in the job description available with the SCRD website posting at .

We thank all candidates for their interest; however only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

Sunshine Coast Regional District
1975 Field Road
Sechelt, BC V0N 3A1
Fax: 604-885-7909