BC Local Government Job Posting Service

City of Surrey

Development Project Engineer

Reporting to the Development Services Manager within the Engineering Department, this position is responsible for the oversight of land development project processing.  The Development Project Engineer ensures a consistent application of City Standards, Engineering Policies and Practices, applicable Bylaws and good Engineering practice, and is involved in the development and clarification of policies to ensure consistency in application.


  • Troubleshoot and expedite projects by resolving bottlenecks.
  • Monitor project schedules to ensure deliverables are met.
  • Establish and maintain working relationships with developers, land development consultants/contractors and residents.
  • Attend Council meetings to represent Engineering with respect to land development applications. 
  • Coordinate with internal divisions and departments, and liaison with external agencies.
  • Other responsibilities include:  review servicing design drawings, servicing agreements, legal documents, and financial agreements; and monitor the administrative processing of construction projects.


  • Hold a Professional Engineer (P.Eng.) or Engineering Licensee (Eng.L.) designation in Civil Engineering, in good standing with EGBC or outside of province equivalent.
  • Have a minimum of 10 years of progressively responsible and related work experience or have an equivalent combination of education and technical experience. Land development experience is an asset.
  • You are a results-oriented team player with strong interpersonal and leadership skills with focus on delivering excellent customer service.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to prioritize and manage time sensitive tasks with demanding timelines.
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Location: Surrey, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Engineering,Project Management
Posted: April 4, 2019, 4:00 pm
Expires: May 2, 2019, 4:30 pm