BC Transit is a provincial crown corporation and coordinates the delivery of safe, reliable, cost-efficient and market-focused transit services in British Columbia outside of the Greater Vancouver region. Working in partnership with local governments and private companies, BC Transit provides direct services in fleet acquisition and management, contract administration, transit planning, marketing and financial services.
This position is based in Victoria which is located on the southern tip of Vancouver Island. Victoria (regional population 330,000) is the capital of British Columbia and a community of choice for many, due to our temperate climate, natural beauty and diverse economic opportunities. Victoria is an international resort destination with a transportation network that includes airport, helicopter and seaplane services, buses, ferry, and cruise ships.
Reporting to the Manager Technical Services, the Application and Database Administrator provides a variety of services to ensure the reliability, functionality, administration and performance of the Corporation’s databases and application environment. This includes creating, maintaining and supporting all databases along with designing, creating and ensuring the structural integrity of all database objects. In conjunction with the Manager Technical Services, administers and support BC Transit’s computing environment to ensure the efficient operation, functionality and availability of the computer network and critical business applications. Evaluates and makes recommendations to the Manager Technical Services on current and future software and hardware requirements, as well as develops proposals for, and implements, approved system enhancements. Assists the Manager Technical Services in developing strategic plans for utilization of application, database and web environments.
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BC TRANSIT OFFERS:
Please reply with an accompanying resume and covering letter quoting competition number 2014-060 by October 12th 2014 to:
BC Transit, Human Resources Department
520 Gorge Road East
Victoria, BC V8W 2P3
Fax: (250) 995-5664
BC Transit Is Committed To The Principles Of Employment Equity. Candidates must be legally eligible to work in Canada.
While BC Transit values all applications we receive; only those candidates short-listed for further consideration will be contacted.