Commercial Transport Enforcement Officer

Salary and benefits

$59,802.68 - $68,060.72 annually

Organization name

Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure - Quesnel


The Ministry’s Commercial Vehicle Safety and Enforcement Branch programs provide enforcement through the delivery of six acts and regulations designed to improve vehicle and driver fitness and the protection of the highway infrastructure.

The Commercial Transport Enforcement Officer [CTEO] enforces compliance with the acts, regulations and standards that govern the road transportation industry, protect highway infrastructure and protect the safety of highway users. Within the assigned area, this position monitors roadways, operates Vehicle Inspection Stations [permanent/stationary, portable, mobile] and conducts mechanical and safety checks on commercial vehicles. Additionally, the CTEO is an enforcement authority and, as a British Columbia Peace Officer, will enforce provisions of the Motor Vehicle Act, Commercial Transport Act, Dangerous Goods Act, Motor Fuel Tax Act, Transportation Act, Passenger Transportation Act and pursuant regulations, programs and standards.

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  • High school graduation or equivalent.
  • Three years of experience as a Commercial Transport Inspector, or equivalent.
  • Valid BC Class 5 [minimum] driver’s licence in good standing [with no more than 9 points within the last five year period].

Preferred Applicants Possess:

  • Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance [CVSA] certification.
  • Airbrake endorsement, certificate, or training.
  • Justice Institute of B.C. Investigative and Enforcement Skills Certificate Program core courses.
  • Mobile training course.
  • Emergency Vehicle Operator’s course.
  • Commercial Transport Inspector Portable Training course.
  • Valid Survival Oriented First Aid Certificate.
  • Dangerous Goods certification.

Note: Applicants who do not fully meet the required qualifications may be considered for this position, but at a lower classification [Commercial Transport Inspector 18]. There may be up to a three-year Commercial Transport training program to train and develop successful candidates to the Commercial Transport Inspector 21 level. When considering applicants at the lower level preference may be given to applicants who have experience in Road Transportation or Law Enforcement.

How to Apply

For more information and to apply online by August 19, 2020, please go to: https://bcpublicservice.hua.hrsmart.com/hr/ats/Posting/view/70655

Deadline for applications