BC Local Government Job Posting Service

Engineering Manager

Regular Full-Time
Competition No. 19-19

This position is exempt from the Union

Located adjacent to downtown Victoria, Esquimalt is a residential community (population 17,000) with extensive amenities including beautiful parks and beaches, scenic waterfront walkways as well as modern recreational facilities, schools and commercial services.

A career opportunity exists for a Manager of Engineering within the Township of Esquimalt. Reporting to the Director of Engineering and Public Works, the Manager provides support with the strategic direction and leadership of the Engineering division within the Department. The incumbent will utilize project management best practices to plan, design, and undertake capital projects and proactively manage municipal infrastructure assets. The Manager is responsible for leading an Engineering team of four technologists in meeting departmental goals and works closely with the Public Works Manager to ensure collaboration between the Engineering and Public Works division, and with the Development team in approving third party developments. 

The ideal candidate will possess a unique combination of civil engineering expertise, solid business acumen, exceptional team leadership skills, and the ability to build relationships with all stakeholders. You possess a university degree in engineering with P. Eng designation, or an equivalent combination of experience and education. You will also have significant leadership experience in managing operational goals and capital projects, and are a proven collaborator and team builder that can lead innovation and change. A valid Class 5 driver’s licence is required along with verification of a criminal record check.

We offer an attractive remuneration and benefits package for this exempt position.

Annual Salary: $99,232 - $112,764

Prior to applying, please visit our website at  to view the job description which provides a detailed outline of key duties and required qualifications, skills, and abilities.

Please submit your cover letter and resume quoting competition no. 19-19 to: The competition will remain open until filled.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
1229 Esquimalt Road
Esquimalt, BC   V9A 3P1
t. 250-414-7101
f. 250-414-7111

Location: Esquimalt, BC
Region: South Vancouver Island
Professional Categories: Engineering
Posted: April 18, 2019, 2:54 pm
Expires: May 31, 2019, 4:30 pm