Carrier Sekani Technical Services

The role of the Technical Services Unit is to provide CSTC communities with engineering, capital planning and maintenance advisory services. This department is led by a Professional Engineer and support staff whose responsibilities include the following:

Capital Project Delivery:

ongoing technical advice in support of the capital delivery process; preparing project submissions; reviewing feasibility studies, physical development plans, pre-designs, design plans, specifications and contracts; liaison with member Bands and government agencies as relates to capital project delivery.

Operation and Maintenance of Community Infrastructure:

providing advice on maintenance budgets; providing advice on maintenance matters and solving operational problems; on-the-job training for community maintenance personnel; on-the-job safety training for community maintenance personnel.

The following is subject to availability of funding:

coordination and implementation of training workshops and upgrading programs; coordinating/conducting information sessions on municipal infrastructure, construction management, operation and maintenance matters for Band Managers, Works Officers and community leaders.

Other Activities:

The Technical Services Unit will take on other activities on behalf of member Bandís on a project specific basis provided specific funds are made available for this work. These activities include: preparation of Physical Development Plans; preparation of Feasibility Studies; designs and pre-designs; construction supervision services; project management