Co-op Student (Engineering)
Would you like to be part of a dynamic, fast paced, award winning local government organization? A team that prides itself on providing cost effective local government services for local residents? Do you have the right attitude, qualifications, and superior people skills for the job? If so, the City of Langford invites you to apply for a Co-op position in our Engineering and Public Works department! We currently have two temporary full-time positions available.
The City of Langford Engineering & Public Works department has two openings for a 4-month work term starting approximately mid-May 2024 (exact start date is negotiable), to assist the City in continuing to build an inventory of all City assets including roads, culverts, signs, streetlights, playpark equipment, and more. In this position you will also be responsible for researching and recording elements from as-built drawings and field notes, collecting field data with a handheld GPS unit, and downloading this information at the office to appropriate electronic filing locations.
The successful candidate must:
- Have an eye for detail, and be proficient in MS Excel
- Have a valid BC Driver’s license
- be comfortable working outside in all weather conditions
Experience in reading and interpreting engineering drawings as they relate to civil infrastructure, and with the use of GIS, AutoCAD, and GPS equipment is considered an asset.
The salary is $25.00 per hour plus 13% in lieu of benefits, and hours of work are typically Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
There are two positions currently available to external applicants. To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter by email to firstname.lastname@example.org (identify the position you are applying for in the subject line of your e-mail). Applications will be accepted until noon on February 26, 2024. Please do not include your school transcripts in your applications, these are not considered.
We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.