District Development Technician

Salary and benefits

Salary $56,478.64 - $64,337.78 annually

Organization name

BC Public Service - Ministry of Transportation


The Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure plays an integral role in promoting economic growth within the Province of B.C. through maintaining and rehabilitating the province’s public highways.

As the District Development Technician, you will be responsible for research and evaluating applications for works within the highway corridor in the Fort George District. Under the direction of the Senior District Development Technician, you will advise and consult with applicants on utility works, subdivisions, regional district referrals, municipal access planning and more. You will be working with internal and external stakeholders to assess development risk factors, associated with proposed applications. You will be responsible for coordination and review of technical reports related to traffic impacts, flooding, geologic hazards, protected species and archaeological impacts.

Experience in land use planning, land management or, programs related to civil technology and GIS would be an asset. Knowledge of related legislative statutes, regulation, policies and procedures will be of value. If you are someone who enjoys working with the public, problem solving, and coordinating stakeholders and information in diverse working environments, this job is for you.


Qualifications for this role include:

  • Secondary school graduation (Grade 12) or equivalent and a minimum of 5 years related experience; or
  • Post-secondary education in a related discipline and a minimum of 2 years related experience.

Preference may be given to applicants with:

  • Post-secondary education in mapping, surveying, highway engineering, highway construction, land development/negotiations, transportation engineering, urban land economics, site planning, or human relations.

How to Apply


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