Engineering Assistant – Roadway Data Collection, Calgary Jobs

Website The City of Calgary

Job Title: Engineering Assistant – Roadway Data Collection, City of Calgary Jobs
Location: Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Company: The City of Calgary
Salary: Pay Grade 11, $42.09 – $56.27 per hour
Union: CUPE Local 38
Business Unit: Mobility
Position Type: Permanent

Days of Work: Typically a 5-day work week, with 1 day off in each 3-week cycle

Hours of Work: Standard 35-hour work week

Audience: Internal/External

Apply By: May 14, 2024

Job ID #: 309383


The City of Calgary invites applications for the position of Engineering Assistant – Roadway Data Collection. This role involves managing the Roads Data Collection & Testing Program, conducting inspections, ensuring compliance with road construction specifications, and providing support services in pavement engineering. Key responsibilities include:

  • Managing the Road Data Collection & Testing Program, including smoothness verification and pavement layer thickness analysis.
  • Conducting site inspections, collecting profiling data, analyzing technical data, and creating reports.
  • Performing traffic vibration monitoring, inspections within roads right of way, and responding to complaints.
  • Assisting in City material compliance program and providing technical assistance to Engineers as needed.


  • A completed 2-year technical diploma and at least 5 years of related work experience.
  • Advanced knowledge of the City of Calgary Road Construction Specifications.
  • Intermediate proficiency in Microsoft Office.
  • Valid Class 5 Driver’s License with no more than 6 demerits.
  • Basic understanding of ArcGIS is an asset.
  • Eligibility for a Certified Engineering Technologist (CET) designation.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, strong organizational skills, and good judgement.
  • Pre-employment Requirements:
  • Must obtain a City of Calgary operator’s permit.
  • Successful applicants must provide proof of qualifications.

Pre-employment Drug Test:

An offer of employment is conditional on passing a pre-employment drug test, including assessment for cannabis use.

Apply now to join a workplace committed to equity, diversity, inclusion, and fostering a respectful environment representative of the community we serve. Accommodations available upon request.

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