Mirjam Glass, AScT

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Mirjam Glass, AScT

Engineering Technologist

  • Classification: Applied Science Technologist
  • Discipline: Civil Engineering
  • Current Employer: District of Peachland
  • Position: Engineering Technologist
  • Post Secondary: Water Quality Technology Diploma (Okanagan University College)
  • High School: Mount Boucherie Secondary School

Career Experience

I have worked at a variety of organizations, environments and loctions all over Canada. In 1999, my career started by working as a Water Quality Technologist at the Comox Valley Water Pollution Control Center, Comox , BC. In 2000, I was introduced to civil engineering while working at the Ministry of Forests in Lillooet, BC. Prior to starting my current position in 2007, I enjoyed a rewarding career as Sr. Environmental Engineering Technologist working all over western Canada and arctic.

Why I Became A Technology Professional

  • I have always been interested in Natural and Applied Sciences. As a girl, I spent countless hours using low voltage kits to light up other girls' doll houses and designing model train landscapes. I enjoy problem-solving and adventures.

Career Highlights

  • 2001 - 2007 Sr. Environmental Eng. Technologist (O'Connor Associates Environmental Inc, Kelowna, BC)
  • 2007 became an AScT with ASTTBC
  • 2007 - present Engineering Technologist (District of Peachland, Peachland, BC)
  • 2011 completed the Local Government Administration Certificate from Capilano University
  • 2012 received the Certificate in Local Government Service Delivery (#78) by Board of Examiners of BC

Professional & Community Activities

  • I enjoy the outdoors while camping, kayaking and travelling. I am passionate about making meaningful contribution to the community that I love living and working in.