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Technical Assistant (up to 2) - Temporary Full-Time
Municipality: Township of Langley This posting closed on

October 18, 2021
at 4:30 PM
Job ID: 21-U118 (Please quote job ID on resume when applying)
Department: Sustainability
Job Description: Join a “Community of Communities” – the Township of Langley, home to approximately 140,000 residents, is committed to providing progressive business, housing, and recreational opportunities, while balancing its unique mix of urban growth and rural beauty. A truly fun and beautiful place to work, the Township of Langley offers competitive salaries; excellent benefit packages; municipal pension plan; employee wellness programs; and, opportunities for professional development and career growth.

The Township of Langley is currently recruiting for up to 2 temporary full-time Technical Assistants (from approx. November 15, 2021 to November 10, 2022) to join our team of professionals in the Engineering Division, Sustainability Department. The responsibilities for both positions are similar with one maintaining a focus in waste management and recycling and the other in energy conservation and climate change. Reporting to the Manager, Sustainability in this unionized position you will perform technical work related to the development and implementation of programs, policies and initiatives in support of sustainability and climate change and planning for an energy efficient community.

• Assist in collecting and analyzing data in support of waste management and/or energy and climate change
• Research related technologies and behavior change strategies related to sustainability
• Assist with developing communications materials, public outreach and education programs
• Prepare and delivers reports and presentations
• Perform other related work as required

• Completion of the first year of an undergraduate degree in a related discipline; work experience in a municipal government or private engineering department an asset; or an equivalent combination of training and experience
• Working knowledge of earth science, engineering, GIS or economics terminology, materials, equipment, practices and techniques
• Ability to prioritize, schedule tasks and meet deadlines
• Ability to communicate effectively with internal/external contacts and other agencies
• Experience working in sustainability, energy and climate change is considered an asset

In order to be considered for this position, candidates must have the following valid and current certifications/licenses (must be valid at the time the posting closes) and these must be attached with your application. Applications without the attached required documents below will be deemed incomplete and will not be considered. Please title your attachments with the number of this competition and have these documents ready to upload when you apply:
• BC Class 5 (full-privilege) Driver’s License or equivalent driver’s license for where you reside. You must include with your application a current Personal Driving Record (select the 5 year option if obtaining online) that has been obtained within 6 months of the closing date. To obtain a copy of your Personal Driving Record, please contact ICBC directly or the driving authority where you reside. Please note that a copy of your Driver’s License and the Drivers Factor Report will not be accepted.

The CUPE rate of pay for this position is $26.89 - $31.60 per hour (2020 rates), plus 13% in lieu of benefits. The hours of work are Monday to Friday 8:30am – 4:30pm.

If you wish to pursue this exciting career in a growing community, please visit to apply.

Internal closing date for this competition: October 18, 2021
External closing date for this competition: October 18, 2021

We appreciate all applications; however, only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.
Web Address:
Address: Township of Langley
4th Floor Civic Facility
20338 65 Avenue
Langley, BC, V2Y 3J1
Opening Date: October 7, 2021 08:30 AM
Closing Date: October 18, 2021 04:30 PM