New Job Technologist 2 - D & G In Manitoba

Technologist 2 - D & G

Company : City of Winnipeg
Salary : Details not provided
Location : Manitoba

Full Description

Under the general guidance of the Design and Construction Engineer, the Technologist 2 will conduct inspections, provide contract administration for Capital Projects, prepare designs and specifications for upgrading watermain and sewer projects and prepare cost estimates for Capital Projects.

As the Technologist 2 you will:

  • Conduct inspections for compliance with specifications and Departmental standards for capital works, local improvements, and selected operations and maintenance projects.
  • Provide resident contract administrator duties for a variety of Capital Estimate Projects undertaken by the Department.
  • Prepare design and specifications for the upgrading, replacement and rehabilitating of watermain and sewer systems, and other projects as assigned.
  • Prepare cost estimates for Capital Estimate Projects.
  • Carry out field-testing, investigations and inspections, as required.
  • Inspect work constructed under Development Agreements to ensure compliance with Departmental and City standards.
  • Respond to construction enquiries from developers, the general public and other City departments.
  • Provide contract administration services by processing contract documents such as progress estimates, contract change documents, certificates, cost summaries, and project correspondence.
  • Review plans, specifications, and processes for conformance with Departmental and City standards.
  • Represent the Department for capital works and local improvement projects assigned to consultants, including attendance at site meetings, reviewing and monitoring contract documentation and contract changes.
  • Review drawings and specifications for in-house designs to ensure adequate and applicable construction standards, methods and materials are specified and to confirm bid ability and constructability.
  • Undertake and record detailed field measurements of newly constructed infrastructure for the development of final record drawings.
  • Perform other duties consistent with the classification, as required.

Your education and qualifications include:

  • Must be a graduate in Engineering Technology (Technologist Diploma – Geomatics, Environmental, or Municipal preferred) from a recognized Institute of Technology, such as Red River College.
  • Must be eligible for membership in C.T.T.A.M. (Certified Technicians & Technologists Association of Manitoba) as a Certified Engineering Technologist (C.E.T.) or Certified Applied Science Technologist (A.Sc.T.).
  • A minimum of five (5) years of demonstrated experience in the planning and design of water, wastewater, and land drainage systems.
  • Knowledge of the City’s water and sewer infrastructure and its operation.
  • Knowledge about current municipal rehabilitation strategies and techniques.
  • Demonstrated ability to carry out project work as directed and to prepare and complete required reports.
  • Demonstrated ability to conduct surveys using a variety of technologies.
  • Demonstrated ability to read and interpret technical drawings, legal descriptions and specifications, pertinent to the duties of the position.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in the use of computer software including, Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, Access and AutoCad.
  • Knowledge of the department’s standards and specifications.
  • Ability to work independently or as part of a team.
  • Ability to effectively co-operate and communicate with co-workers.
  • Demonstrated ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with colleagues, supervisors, management, other civic department personnel, external sources and the public, in accordance with the Respectful Workplace Standard.
  • General knowledge and understanding of safe work practices.

Conditions of employment:

  • The successful applicant must maintain legal eligibility to work in Canada. If the successful applicant possesses a work permit, it is their responsibility to ensure the permit remains valid.
  • Must possess and maintain a valid Class 5 Manitoba Driver’s Licence.
  • The successful applicant will be required to provide a reliable vehicle for fulfillment of job duties and transportation while on City business, subject to the terms and conditions of the City Transportation Policy.


  • Citizen & Customer Focus
  • Respecting Diversity
  • Ethics and Values
  • Integrity and Trust
  • Results Oriented