Technician Entry Level Program

Kick-Start Your Career: Join the Technician Entry Level Program


Are you a recent graduate from university or a college interested in building your career? The B.C. Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure is seeking recent graduates to join us in a variety of positions across British Columbia in our Technician Entry Level Program (TELP).  As a TELP, you will have a permanent job with the ministry in the location you’re hired into. Your starting salary will be in the Grid 14/15 level and once you complete your position’s training plan, which typically takes two years, you will graduate into your permanent Grid 18 position.

By joining our ministry, you will be given the chance to build on your strong educational foundation with first-hand work experience. Full-time, permanent employment with us includes a comprehensive training plan designed specifically for each position. As a TELP, you will be assigned a supervisor and mentor who will share their lifetime of work experience. You will have access to multiple training and development opportunities and a wide variety of more traditional benefits, such as a minimum of three weeks annual vacation to start, paid overtime, eligibility for the Pacific Leaders Loan Forgiveness program for B.C. student loans, a comprehensive medical/dental program, flexible work arrangements, relocation expenses and more.

Visit the ministry blog to learn more about the types of positions we are recruiting for and the locations around province that you could start your career in.

What We Do

The Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure delivers a wide range of transportation services to the citizens of British Columbia. We are looking for creative and innovative individuals who enjoy working in teams on unique and challenging projects.

Who We Are

Hear from the recruiting team and other young professionals who began their career in the TELP program and learn more about the positions we are recruiting for across the province.

We Are Currently Hiring for the Following Positions in the Following Locations

We are hiring these positions under the Technician Entry Level Program (TELP):

  • Field Services Aides (Grading)
  • Assistant Developmental Technician
  • District Operations Technician
  • Project Management Technician
  • Assistant Bridge Inspection Technician
  • Utility Project Analyst

Potential locations for these positions are:

  • Williams Lake
  • Fort St John
  • Cranbrook
  • Kamloops
  • Coquitlam
  • Prince George
  • Nanaimo
  • Victoria

Why Work for Us?

We estimate that over one-third of our technicians and almost half of our managers could retire in the next five years. Our Ministry is known for the excellent quality of our people who have a can-do attitude and produce fantastic results. By hiring passionate and enthusiastic recent graduates into TELP positions, we are making sure we can continue the tradition of excellence that the Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure is known for.

Apply Now!

Apply before January 28, 2018 for the new TELP posting!