BC Local Government Job Posting Service

One of the sunniest regions in BC's Lower Mainland, Delta embraces three unique communities - Ladner, North Delta and Tsawwassen.  The City of Delta is looking for dedicated individuals to join our team and share in our commitment to lead the way in public service excellence.

Manager of Utilities

In this senior management position, you will lead a technical team overseeing sewers, water, drainage, solid waste and recycling for the Municipality. This key management role is responsible for long range planning, policy and budget development, conceptual design, development reviews, and statutory rights of way acquisition. The position reports directly to the Director of Engineering.

You will act as the liaison to other departments and external agencies on utility planning issues, studies and projects. Using a creative approach to problem solving, you will act independently to find appropriate solutions to a wide variety of community and Council identified issues. Excellent written and verbal communication skills are required for this position.

Your credentials will include 10+ years of engineering experience complemented by relevant management expertise. In addition registration (or eligibility for registration) with the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of British Columbia will be required.  You are a self-motivated team player with excellent interpersonal and organizational skills.  A valid BC Drivers’ Licence is required. Familiarity with Greater Vancouver regional utilities planning is desirable.

The City of Delta provides a competitive salary (commensurate with experience); and an excellent benefits package including Municipal Pension Plan as well as an earned-days-off system. Interested applicants are requested to apply online at, to competition number 19 -110 EX by June 23, 2019.

We thank all applicants for their interest; only those under consideration will be contacted. Copies of relevant professional certificates, degrees, or tickets must be submitted with your application. Preferred candidates will be required to submit a Police Information Check.

City of Delta
Attention: Human Resources
4500 Clarence Taylor Crescent, Delta, BC V4K 3E2

Location: Delta, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Engineering,Solid Waste & Recycling,Sewer & Wastewater,Water Services
Posted: May 29, 2019, 9:58 am
Expires: June 23, 2019, 4:30 pm