BC Local Government Job Posting Service
The “Natural Place to live, work, play and invest”, the City of Pitt Meadows is a picturesque community of just over 18,000 residents, boasting a small town atmosphere with all the urban amenities, beautiful outdoor environment and a great quality of life, located just one hour east of downtown Vancouver.
Pitt Meadows is planning for exciting new initiatives including traffic and transportation improvements, execution of capital projects and municipal infrastructure development and replacement. To ensure we deliver exceptional results to our residents and other stakeholders we are recruiting for a talented individual to join our engineering team. We are seeking a dynamic individual with team-oriented leadership styles, outstanding organizational and interpersonal skills, project management capability and a broad range of experience.
Project Manager – Major Projects
Reporting to the Director of Engineering and Operations, we are looking for a skilled individual to take the lead in managing major projects and programs related to strategic capital projects, and help guide infrastructure investments in the city. Key to success will be the ability to establish goals and objectives, in a fast paced and highly productive environment, ensuring work is completed on schedule and within budget expectations. Work will include overseeing the process of hiring consultants, carrying out the tendering process and monitoring day to day construction activities through to completion. You will be expected to oversee capital plans and operating budgets and to research and make recommendations for improvement in other relevant areas.
Preferred candidates will have university graduation in Engineering, Architecture or a related discipline or a technical diploma from a recognized post-secondary institute and at least four years of related professional project management experience for major infrastructure projects. Preference will be given to candidates with local government experience. Project Management Professional certification would be considered an asset.
The City offers a competitive and comprehensive remuneration and benefits package. This is an excellent opportunity to join a team dedicated to creating a vibrant, sustainable, complete and livable community.
For more information and a complete job description visit our website at: https://www.pittmeadows.ca/city-hall/working-city/current-opportunities
Closing date: Thursday, September 12, 2019
It is suggested you submit your application at your earliest convenience as we will be screening applications during the posting period.
We thank all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Location: Pitt Meadows, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Engineering,Project Management
Posted: August 15, 2019, 1:05 pm
Expires: September 12, 2019, 4:30 pm