Quality Control Technician

Job Number: 12281

Contract   |  Hamilton, Ontario   |  Posted on Feb 07, 2017 ← Back

Position: Quality Control Technician UNION: CUPE Local 5167 Inside

HOURS Of WORK: 35.00 per week


SALARY/HOUR:  $30.429 - $34.578 per hour STATUS/LENGTH: This vacancy is for a period of up to 24 months due to backfill

Posting For/Company Name:

City of Hamilton, Landscape Architectural Services Public Works - Corporate Assets & Strategic Planning

Type: Full Time (Temporary)

Posting Date: Thursday February 9, 2017

Deadline/Expiry: Wednesday February 22, 2017

Job Location: Hamilton City Centre, 77 James Street North, Hamilton



Reporting to the Supervisor of Landscape Architectural Services, this position is responsible for performing technical and administrative duties related to capital construction projects including investigating and resolving construction related concerns.  These projects may include trails, parks, general open space, and minor structures such as shelters, culverts, and retaining walls.

QUALIFICATIONS & REQUIREMENTS:  Demonstrated knowledge of the theories and practices of landscape architecture usually acquired by obtaining a degree in Landscape Architecture or a diploma in Landscape Technology or an equivalent combination of education and relevant work experience.  Eligibility for membership in the Ontario Association of Landscape Architects is considered an asset. Demonstrated ability to investigate and resolve construction complaints, manipulate computerized construction data and write and interpret technical reports gained through practical work experience. Demonstrated ability to arrange for pre-construction meetings and prepare associated documentation. Experience in a computerized environment.  Must have working knowledge of MS Word and Excel; Fast Track and Micro station programs considered an asset. Must understand the processes of tendering and constructed municipal public open spaces such as parks and trails. NOTE: Must possess and maintain a Class "G" Driver's License valid in the Province of Ontario and provision of a personal vehicle for use on the job.

This competition will include an interview and assessment(s) as part of the selection process.

For full details and to apply

If you are interested in working alongside a dedicated team that’s contributing to the well-being of Hamilton’s residents, please visit www.hamilton.ca/careers and to apply online by Wednesday, February 22, 2017.


Be advised that Human Resources frequently audits resumes of internal/external applicants to ensure/validate information provided is consistent and trustworthy. Falsification of information provided at any time throughout the recruitment process may be grounds for disqualification discipline up to and including termination. 


The City is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection processes. Consistent with our Values and Corporate Culture Pillars, the City of Hamilton is committed to providing equitable treatment to all with respect to barrier-free employment and accommodation without discrimination. The City will provide accommodation for applicants in all aspects of the hiring process, up to the point of undue hardship.  If you have an accommodation need, please contact Human Resources as soon as possible to make appropriate arrangements. 

We invite you to visit the departmental webpage to obtain further information on the culture and business of this department.

The incumbent shall comply with all Health and Safety Policies and Practices for this position and the workplace.

It is the responsibility of the applicants to ensure that their application reaches Human Resources by the closing date or they may not be considered. It is also the responsibility of applicants to supply qualifications, licences and related experience relevant to the qualifications outlined above for this competition as directed. On the basis of the criteria set out above, this posting is open to all applicants

The statements made by me are true, complete and correct to the best of my knowledge.  I understand that any falsification of statements, misrepresentations, deliberate omission or concealment of information may be considered just cause for dismissal.

Contact info: Alternatively, you may send your resume, quoting Job ID #12281, to: Staffing and Workforce Planning Specialist, Human Resources, c/o City Hall, 71 Main Street West, Hamilton, ON L8P 4Y5. Fax: 905-546-2650. In person: 120 King Street West, 9th Floor, Hamilton.

Job summary


City of Hamilton, Landscape Architectural Services

Job Type



Hamilton, Ontario

Start Date

Mar 13, 2017

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