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BC Public Service

IMMV 24 - Area Vehicle Inspector

Full Time
4 hours ago
66,557 to 75,884 per year
Posting Title
IMMV 24 - Area Vehicle Inspector

Position Classification
Insp Mechan Mtr Vehicles R24


Multiple Locations, BC CA
Prince George, BC V2N4P7 CA (Primary)
Terrace, BC V8J 4E1 CA

Salary Range
$66,557.72 - $75,884.38 annually

Close Date

Job Type
Regular Full Time

Temporary End Date

BC Public Service -> Min of Trans & Infrastructure

Ministry Branch / Division

Job Summary

Area Vehicle Inspector
Inspector Mechanical Motor Vehicles 24R

An eligibility list may be established.
We currently have one (1) position available in Prince George, and one (1) position in Terrace.

On November 1, 2021 the BC Public Service announced the COVID-19 Vaccination Policy that defines the conditions and expectations for BC Public Service employees regarding vaccination against COVID-19.Among other possible measures, proof of vaccination will be required by November 22, 2021. It is a term of acceptance of employment that you agree to comply with all vaccination requirements that apply to the public service. More information can be found here .

A critical role to ensure vehicle safety for everyone travelling on BC Highways

The Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure plans transportation networks, provides transportation services and infrastructure, develops and implements transportation policies, and administers many related acts and regulations federal-provincial funding programs, including the Building Canada Fund. The Ministry strives to build and maintain a safe and reliable multi-modal transportation system and provide affordable, efficient and accessible transportation options for all British Columbians. The Ministry's priorities include improving vital rural and urban infrastructure, investing in public transit, cycling infrastructure and other green modes of transportation, reducing transportation-related greenhouse gas emissions and strengthening the economy through the movement of people and goods.

The Ministry's Commercial Vehicle Safety and Enforcement Branch programs provide enforcement through the delivery of six acts and regulations designed to improve vehicle and driver fitness and the protection of the highway infrastructure. The effectiveness of our educational, enforcement, monitoring and inspection programs motivates and facilitates safe operators, thereby securing safer highways for British Columbians.

As a mobile Enforcement Officer, the Area Vehicle Inspector independently monitors and inspects vehicles, loads, licences, insurance, drivers and carriers to ensure the protection of the highway infrastructure and public safety through enforcement and education, pertaining to various legislation and all pursuant regulations, programs and standards.

For more information, check out our CVSE website . You can learn more about the CVSE Branch, the positions we currently have available, the type of work we do, and see a video interviewing staff about their work. Take a look to see what it means to be a part of our team: Thinking of Joining the Ministry of Transportation & Infrastructure?

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This is your opportunity to live in one of the most beautiful regions in British Columbia and work for the BC Public Service. We offer a healthy work/life balance, excellent benefits and much more .

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The Indigenous Applicant Advisory Service is available to applicants that self-identify as Indigenous (First Nations, status or non-status, Métis, or Inuit) seeking work or already employed in the BC Public Service. For advice and guidance on applying and/or preparing for an interview for this opportunity, we invite applicants to connect with the Indigenous Applicant Advisor Amanda by email: or by phone: 778-698-1336.

For complete details about this opportunity, including accountabilities, please refer to the attached job profile. For specific position related enquiries, please contact . DO NOT SEND YOUR APPLICATION TO THIS EMAIL ADDRESS. Information and tips about how to complete your job application, including adding or editing your résumé and applying for jobs, are available at the following link: Your Job Application . If you still experience technical difficulties applying for a competition, please send an email to , before the stated closing time, and we will respond as soon as possible to assist you.

NOTE: Applications will be accepted until 11:00 pm Pacific Time on the closing date of the competition.

To be considered for this position, your application must clearly demonstrate how you meet the education and experience as outlined below:

  • Secondary School Diploma or equivalent (GED).
  • Certified Journeyman Mechanic [Commercial Transport, Heavy Duty, Automotive].
  • BC Class 5 Driver's Licence in good standing, with not more than nine points in the last five-year period.
  • Due to the specific nature of the work, the following must be obtained (preference may be given to applicants with one or more of the following):
    • Air Brake training and/or endorsement.
    • Provincial Peace Officer status.
    • Emergency Vehicle Driving Courses [i.e. PTEC, EVO, CVSE Mobile Operators].
    • Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance [CVSA] Certification.
    • Dangerous Goods Certification.
    • Speed Enforcement Certification/Qualification [i.e. RADAR, LASER/LIDAR].
    • Special Enforcement Training [i.e. Justice Institute of BC - Investigative Enforcement Skills Certificate Program].

  • Must be willing and able to work with exposure to all weather conditions, vehicle fumes and harmful material and fluids when inspecting vehicles.
  • Must be willing and able to work alone or in isolated hazardous locations.
  • Must be willing and able to work modified work schedules (e.g. flex time), some shift work and irregular hours with short notice (including weekends and Statutory Holidays) including travel.

Please note: To be considered for this position you must provide a Personal Driving Record and a Commercial Driving Record (N-Print) which (within the last 5 years) is/has:
  • No driving suspensions.
  • No more than 9 points total.
  • No more than 8 accumulative offences including zero-point offences.
  • Recent and dated within 30 days of application.
  • Provided to by the closing date of the posting - Applications submitted without a driver's abstract may not be considered.

For BC residents, your abstract can be obtained immediately (at no cost) from ICBC at the following link : Your driving record . If you are applying from out of province, please provide an equivalent Private and Commercial driver's abstract.

Applicants selected to move forward in the hiring process may be assessed on the Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies as outlined in the attached Job Profile located in the Additional Information section at the bottom of the posting.

A Criminal Record Check [CRC] will be required.


Cover Letter: NO - Please do not submit a cover letter as it will not be reviewed.

Résumé: YES - Ensure your résumé includes your educational accomplishments, employment history, including job titles, start and end dates [month and year] and your job related responsibilities for each job in your employment history, and any relevant information that relates to the job to which you are applying.

Questionnaire [Basic]: YES - As part of the application process, you will be prompted to complete an online questionnaire to demonstrate how you meet the job requirements listed in the job profile.

Job Category
Compliance and Enforcement