The City of Nanaimo is a rapidly growing community with a population of approximately 89,000.  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 affordable housing, a university and well-developed parks, recreational, cultural and social amenities, Nanaimo is truly an extraordinary place to live.

Senior Project Manager

(Competition 18-107)

Due to a retirement, the City of Nanaimo is seeking a permanent full-time Senior Project Manager. Reporting to the Manager of Engineering Projects, the Senior Project Manager is responsible for the management of large-scale capital projects for various departments with the City. The position will provide leadership and technical expertise on the implementation of capital projects including project management and contract administration.

Applicants must have a technical diploma from a recognized College or Technical Institute, in a specialty such as engineering or construction. A minimum of 6 years’ related experience in Project Management with progressively complex projects including 3 years’ in a management supervisory role is required. An equivalent combination of education and experience may also be considered.

In addition, applicants must be a member or be eligible for membership with the Applied Science Technologists, and Technicians of BC as an Applied Science Technologist or with Engineers and Geoscientists BC as a P. Eng. A Project Management Professional (PMP) certificate is preferred. Applicants must also possess a valid Class 5 BC Driver’s license and a satisfactory Criminal Record Check.

This is an Excluded position and a competitive salary and comprehensive benefit package is included.

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

Resumes with cover letters referencing the specific competition 18-107 will be received

until 4:30 pm on Tuesday, October 9, 2018.

Human Resources City of Nanaimo
455 Wallace Street, Nanaimo BC V9R 5J6 Fax: (250) 755-4449

We thank all applicants for their interest; however,
only those candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted

Location: Nanaimo, BC
Region: North and Central Vancouver Island / Sunshine Coast
Professional Categories: Project Management
Posted: September 12, 2018, 10:50 am
Expires: October 9, 2018, 4:30 pm