Design Technologist

Board of Health Newmarket York Regional Health Service Department
Department: Environmental Services Department
Branch: Capital Planning and Delivery Branch
Status: Temporary Full-Time
Length of Assignment: 12 months
Location: Newmarket / Ontario
Date Posted: September 13, 2018
Date Closing: September 26, 2018
Number Of Positions: 1

Progressive. Collaborative. Accountable. Draw on your passion. Shape our community. Progressive and collaborative, with a clear, long-term vision. We value employees’ contributions and inspire excellence. We are driven by a desire to help shape and serve the growing community in which we live and work.

Position Purpose

Reporting to the Project Manager, is responsible for reviewing Water and Wastewater designs; assisting with the preparation of contract drawings, tender documents, specifications and estimates; and assisting with project management for Water and Wastewater construction projects.


•Successful completion of a three year Community College Diploma Program in Civil Engineering Technology.
•Minimum three (3) years experience in municipal and water and wastewater design and drafting.
•Knowledge of fundamental aspects of water and wastewater design, surveying and survey applications.
•Valid Ontario Class “G” drivers’ license and reliable vehicle to use on corporate business.
•Familiarity with relevant legislation, guidelines and standards.
•Thorough knowledge of theory, principles and practices of planning, design and construction and Ministry water and wastewater policies and procedures.
•Knowledge of and demonstrated ability in corporate core competencies including customer service, communication, team work, initiative/self management and accountability, and flexibility/adaptability.
•Computer literacy utilizing MS Office software applications, as well as significant demonstrated experience with the application of specialized software relevant to the technical specialty i.e. AUTOCAD, etc.
•Ability to work outside regular business hours as required.

Scheduled Hours


Scheduled Shifts

0830 - 1630

How to Apply

Please apply on-line by September 26, 2018, quoting competition #22915. We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted via email or by telephone.


$43.87 - $47.69 per hour. This is a Union position.

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