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The “Natural Place to live, work, play and invest,” the City of Pitt Meadows is a picturesque community of just over 18,500 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.

Director of Engineering and Operations 

The City of Pitt Meadows is looking to add a key member to our Senior Leadership Team. Reporting to the CAO, the Director of Engineering and Operations oversees a diverse portfolio which includes Engineering, Operations, Parks, Environmental Services and Facilities. In accordance with policy, sound engineering practices and applicable bylaws and legislation, you will be responsible for performing complex managerial functions and professional engineering work related to development and capital projects across our organization. You will act as the engineering and technical advisor to the CAO and Council on a variety of projects, including managing capital projects, providing policy input, developing capital plans and budgets, and researching and writing technical reports for presentation to Council.

We are looking for someone with a collaborative leadership style, the ability to promote a culture of excellent customer service, and the skill to coach their staff to perform at their highest levels. You will have a strong interest in contributing to the corporate health of our workplace by taking an active role on project teams. Excellent communication skills, the ability to build strong relationships with government officials, staff, consultants and developers, the public and community groups will be critical to your success.

This position will require an Engineer (Civil or Mechanical preferred) with broad related experience including three to five years of progressive supervisory responsibility working for a local government or engineering firm with a strong project management focus. You must be registered as, or eligible for registration as, a Professional Engineer in the province of British Columbia.

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 http://www.pittmeadows.bc.ca/

Submit resumes accompanied by an attachment detailing how your skills compare to the above requirements, in confidence, to:
Human Resources Department - City of Pitt Meadows 12007 Harris Road, Pitt Meadows, BC V3Y 2B5
Email: resumes@pittmeadows.bc.ca
Closing date: Wednesday, September 26, 2018

We thank all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
 

Location: Pitt Meadows, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Engineering,Public Works & Operations
Posted: August 16, 2018, 3:32 pm
Expires: September 26, 2018, 4:30 pm