Posted on August 17, 2013 - GC1424

Company: BCIT
Position: Assistant Instructor (Permanent) - Geomatics Engineering Technology
Location: Burnaby, BC
Salary: Upto $64,937 per annum depending on qualifications
Contact Name: Human Resources Assistance

Job Description

BCIT’s Geomatics Engineering Technology department is diverse, offering a diploma program, a degree program and an active slate of continuing education courses. It is currently seeking a permanent, full-time Assistant Instructor to assist in the development and delivery of courses in the diploma program.

The diploma program is at the heart of the department’s activities. It is a broad-based, intensive, two-year program that prepares students for employment as a Geomatics Technologist in a wide range of fields such as construction, natural resources, legal and engineering in both the public and private sectors. Graduates of the program can be found throughout Western Canada and beyond in a diversity of positions. Program instructors and assistant instructors are key to the success of the program through excellence in instruction, close ties with industry and by mentoring and motivating students to succeed.

The successful candidate is expected to assist with the delivery of a number of courses in the diploma program such as field surveying, survey computations, computer aided drafting in a variety of disciplines such as mining and civil engineering. There may also be opportunities to teach or assist with part-time studies courses and other activities in the department.

Job Qualifications


  • Experience in the Geomatics industry
  • Diploma or degree in Technology in Geomatics
  • Knowledge of field surveying methods and plane surveying computations
  • CAD experience
  • Field experience with GNSS and total stations
  • Demonstrable instructional skills

Other Information

Competition Number: 13SF182R1

Start Date: ASAP

Salary Range: $50,627 to $64,937 per annum (Placement based on education, experience and collective agreement placement criteria; prorated based on percentage of appointment)

BCIT offers a competitive salary, generous benefits package and promotes an inclusive workplace. BCIT is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. If selected for an interview, candidates will be required to present original copies of credentials.

To Apply:

Applications are only accepted online, for further information visit:

3700 Willingdon Avenue

Burnaby, BC
V5G 3H2

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