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Discover What's Possible - The City of Nanaimo is a rapidly growing community with a population of approximately 98,000. 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.

Temporary Full-Time

Roads Management Specialist

(Competition 19-120)

Position Overview
The City of Nanaimo is seeking a temporary full-time Roads Management Specialist. Under the direction of the Manager, Roads & Traffic Services, the incumbent develops solutions to road infrastructure management issues and is responsible for implementing the road rehabilitation program, road inventories, tender preparation, inspection, contract administration, project cost control, and project management for assigned projects. The position oversees contractors, and consultants engaged in tasks for the rehabilitation, construction, and maintenance of roads and related structures.

Applicants must have a Diploma from a recognized College or Technical Institute, in a specialty such as civil engineering or construction, supplemented with pavement management and asset management courses, including a minimum of 5 years’ related experience in civil engineering design, survey, planning, and construction, with emphasis on municipal engineering construction, including substantial experience in pavement management and overseeing contracts. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.

Membership in or eligible for membership in the Applied Science Technologists and Technicians of BC as an Applied Science Technologist is required. Applicants must possess a valid Class 5 BC Driver’s Licence.

Additional Information
This is a unionized position. $37.89 - $39.88 per hour (Jan 2019 Rate), based on a 40 hour work week. It is anticipated that this vacancy will be up to one year in duration.

To apply for this opportunity, please submit a resume and cover letter to referencing the specific competition 19-120 by the application deadline.

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

Posting Date: Friday, November 1, 2019

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

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

Location: Nanaimo, BC
Region: North and Central Vancouver Island / Sunshine Coast
Professional Categories: Engineering,Construction
Posted: December 3, 2019, 1:23 pm
Expires: January 3, 2020, 4:30 pm