The City of Richmond is a diverse and dynamic community in pursuit of our vision
to be the most appealing, livable and well-managed community in Canada.


People l Excellence l Leadership l Team l Innovation

Imagine a career with the City of Richmond, a dynamic environment for growth and continuous improvement, fostered by our collective strengths and creativity. We are a vibrant, diverse cosmopolitan city, supported by a strong economy and recognized as leaders in innovation and service delivery excellence. The City of Richmond is committed to be the most appealing, livable, well-managed community in Canada, a goal that is only made possible by developing our most valuable asset – our people. This is a great opportunity to join our team and shape our community.

Project Engineer

Temporary Full-Time
Job ID# 2018324

$89,449 to $111,812 annually

The City of Richmond is currently looking to hire a Temporary Full-Time Project Engineer to join our Engineering Planning department. The Project Engineer performs municipal engineering work at the professional level and is responsible for the management and planning of the City’s sanitary sewer, water distribution networks, and roads and drainage networks. This role is responsible for leading and providing direction to staff responsible for asset management and master infrastructure planning, reviewing engineering design drawings for municipal infrastructure as well as private utilities, and developing capital works projects.

We are seeking an outstanding individual who has:

  • Knowledge of municipal bylaws and processes.
  • Skill in computer assisted analysis for master infrastructure planning.
  • Demonstrated ability in design, construction and project management.
  • Ability to effectively communicate orally and in written form with City Council, the public and staff.
  • Proven skills in customer service initiatives, innovation, and team building.

Position Requirements:
Completion of Grade 12 with a University Degree in Civil Engineering. Preference to those with a Professional Engineer (P.Eng.) designation will be given. The ideal candidate should have five (5) years related experience in municipal or consulting civil engineering with hydraulic modelling experience.

If you think this is a good fit for you, we invite you to apply today!
The City of Richmond offers competitive pay programs, comprehensive benefits, attractive incentives and a compressed work day schedule. If you are looking to make a difference, and to share our vision “to be the most appealing, livable, and well-managed community in Canada,” please submit your application by following the instructions below:

The City of Richmond uses an applicant tracking system for candidates wishing to view and apply for available career opportunities. For further details regarding this specific career opportunity, please visit our website at Applicants will be required to upload a current resume and provide any supporting documentation relevant to the position (Word format). We are accepting applications until September 26, 2018 at 11:59pm.

The City of Richmond is an inclusive employer committed to employment equity objectives and invites applications from all qualified individuals. We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those under 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. 

Location: Richmond, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Engineering
Posted: September 5, 2018, 10:08 am
Expires: September 26, 2018, 11:59 pm