Local recruitment: Senior Hydrotechnical Engineer

British Columbia Public Service

British Columbia, Canada 🇨🇦

Senior Hydrotechnical Engineer
$75,712.45 – $100,095.25 annually plus a 6.5% Recruitment and Retention Adjustment

The Senior Hydrotechnical Engineer is a specialist position in the Structural Engineering Section of the Engineering Branch. This position is the Ministry senior technical expert for the hydrologic/hydraulic, drainage, scour, revetment, coastal and river engineering aspects of Highway Engineering and Bridge Engineering design and construction. This position provides a unique service and manages assignments which may originate from any part of the Ministry.

The BC Public Service is committed to creating a diverse workplace to represent the population we serve and to better meet the needs of our citizens. Consider joining our team and being part of an innovative, inclusive and rewarding workplace.

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Qualifications for this role include:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering plus 6 (six) years *directly related experience, OR
  • Master’s degree and five (5) years *directly related experience, OR
  • An equivalent combination of related education and experience may be considered.
    *Directly related experience would include: Hydraulics, Hydrology, River Engineering, Hydraulic Modelling, Scour and Geomorphological aspects of bridge design and construction.
  • Must be registered or immediately eligible for registration as a Professional Engineer with EGBC. (i.e., a registered professional member in good standing in another Canadian jurisdiction that can immediately transfer to EGBC).
  • Extensive experience in the design and construction of bridge hydraulics works, erosion protection works, flood control, floodplain mapping, river training works, storm sewers, culverts, debris torrent control structures, coastal protection, hydraulic modeling and experience of hydrological predictions and climate change adaptation.

For more information and to apply online by February 6, 2023, please go to: https://bcpublicservice.hua.hrsmart.com/hr/ats/Posting/view/95223





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