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Discover What’s Possible - The City of Nanaimo is a rapidly growing community with a population of approximately 90,000. Nestled between the mountains and the ocean, on the east coast of Vancouver Island, we are centrally located, about 1½ hours from Victoria and 2 hours from Vancouver by ferry. With a university and well-developed parks, recreational, cultural and social amenities, Nanaimo is truly an extraordinary place to live.

Permanent Full-Time

Active & Sustainable Transportation Coordinator

(Competition 19-54)

The City of Nanaimo is a rapidly growing community with a population of approximately 97,000. Nestled between the mountains and the ocean, on the east coast of Vancouver Island, we are centrally located, about 1½ hours from Victoria and 2 hours from Vancouver by ferry. With a university and well-developed parks, recreational, cultural and social amenities, Nanaimo is truly an extraordinary place to live.

Position Overview
Nanaimo City Council recognizes the incredible role and impact that transportation and proper planning have on our community. With this commitment, City Council is restructuring the Transportation Department and seeking dynamic, passionate and experienced professionals to join our team.

The City of Nanaimo is seeking a permanent full-time Active & Sustainable Transportation Coordinator. Under the general direction of the Manager of Transportation, the incumbent is responsible for using a holistic approach to plan and market active and sustainable transportation throughout the City and will develop, coordinate and execute active and sustainable transportation education, marketing, planning and implementation initiatives. The Coordinator will liaise with stakeholders and community groups and will gather data to guide and support initiatives and plan capital investments. 

Qualifications
Applicants must have a university degree in Engineering, Planning or a related field and a minimum of 3 years’ related experience in Active and Sustainable Transportation Planning, Design, Implementation, and Education, with demonstrated experience in delivery of an active and sustainable transportation plan. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered. A membership or eligibility for membership in an applicable professional designation is required as well as a valid Class 5 B.C. Driver’s Licence.

Additional Information
This is a unionized position.  $40.38 per hour - after Probation (Jan 2019 Rate), based on a 35 hour work week. The ability to work varied hours as necessary to meet the requirements of the position is required. A comprehensive benefit package is included. The wage level for this position is subject to confirmation under a union/management jointly negotiated job evaluation plan.

Posting Date
Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Application Deadline
Wednesday, June 19, 2019
4:30 p.m.

Contact Information
Human Resources
City of Nanaimo
2nd Floor, 455 Wallace Street
Nanaimo, BC  V9R 5J6
Phone: (250) 755-4406
Fax: (250) 755-4449

The City of Nanaimo is an inclusive employer and invites applications from all qualified individuals. We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted. If you are unsuccessful, please accept our appreciation for your interest. This position is restricted to those legally entitled to work in Canada.

To apply for this opportunity, please submit a resume and cover letter to employment.opportunities@nanaimo.ca referencing the specific competition 19-54 by the application deadline.

For detailed information on this position and for more information on our community, please visit our website at www.nanaimo.ca.


Location: Nanaimo, BC
Region: North and Central Vancouver Island / Sunshine Coast
Professional Categories: Planning & Development,Engineering,Sustainability
Posted: May 29, 2019, 11:00 am
Expires: June 19, 2019, 4:30 pm