BC Local Government Job Posting Service

Transportation Engineer

(Permanent Full Time)

The District of West Vancouver (the District) is one of three municipalities that make up the North Shore, and is a member of Metro Vancouver, the governing body of the Greater Vancouver Regional District. The District of West Vancouver is committed to governing under fiscal best practices, to the highest ethical standards, with a commitment to transparency, and with the goal of including as many citizens as possible in Council meetings, community consultations and the democratic process.  

Reporting to the Manager of Roads & Transportation, the Transportation Engineer oversees and facilitates the planning, design, construction, and project management of municipal transportation infrastructure projects and services. The Transportation Engineer is responsible for the provision of various functions related to Transportation Management (roads, traffic, active transportation) through direct involvement and the supervision of a team of technologists.

The successful candidate will demonstrate progressively responsible experience with municipal transportation planning, capital projects and asset management practices. The candidate will have excellent management and problem-solving skills with the ability to develop the effective working relationships required to optimize resources and support District priorities. The candidate will be a licensed Civil Engineer and possess several years’ experience related to municipal engineering within the provision of transportation functions.

The candidate will be a member of the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of BC, a certified Professional Traffic Operations Engineer and have a valid driver’s license for the Province of British Columbia. An equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered. The successful candidate will be required to supply a police information check and a copy of their credentials.

This posting does not list all the duties of the position, nor does it fully detail the required skills, knowledge and abilities, licences and certificates required of candidates.

Position Status:
Exempt – Permanent Full-Time

Hours of Work:
35 hours per week (hours and days of work may vary)

Closing Date:

To Apply:
Should you be interested in learning more about this unique opportunity with the District of West Vancouver, please contact Carol Robinson at 604-998-4032 or forward your resume, a letter of introduction and the names and contact information for three references, in confidence, to We will respond to all who express interest; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. We will respond to all who express interest

We want to thank all applicants, however only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.

Location: West Vancouver, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Engineering
Posted: January 28, 2019, 9:07 am
Expires: February 28, 2019, 11:59 pm