Utilities Engineer

City of Delta

One of the sunniest regions in BC's Lower Mainland, Delta embraces three unique communities - Ladner, North Delta and Tsawwassen.  The City of Delta is looking for dedicated individuals to join our team and share in our commitment to lead the way in public service excellence.

Utilities Engineer

A challenging and exciting opportunity exists for a Professional Engineer in the City of Delta’s Engineering Department.

Reporting to the Manager of Utilities, the successful candidate will coordinate and administer various utility projects related to the drainage, sewer, water and solid waste utilities. Related functions include preparing requests for proposals and reports, managing projects, estimating and monitoring budgets, delivering presentations, and liaising with other departments, consultants and various levels of Provincial and Federal resource agencies.

Your Professional Engineer designation is enhanced by excellent verbal and written communications skills and sound technical experience in utility planning, budgeting, design, construction and operation. You will have a good understanding of municipal storm and sanitary sewers, water systems, drainage systems, pump stations, dikes, roadways, and solid waste systems. Strong organizational and interpersonal abilities combined with superior verbal and written communication skills are essential.  Desirable candidates must have a minimum of 5 years experience as a Professional Engineer related to municipal systems, and the capability to effectively deal with the public, contractors and consulting Engineers. Supervision of technical staff in a unionized environment will also be a function of this position.  A valid Class 5 BC Driver’s Licence is required.

You must be a self-motivated team player and your ability to manage multiple initiatives in a fast-paced, changing environment will be essential to your success in this position.

The City of Delta provides a competitive annual salary and an excellent benefits package including Municipal Pension Plan as well as an earned-days-off system. Interested applicants are requested to apply online at www.delta.ca/employment, to competition number 19-146 EX by August 23, 2019.

We thank all applicants for their interest; only those under consideration will be contacted. Copies of relevant professional certificates, degrees, or tickets must be submitted with your application. Preferred candidates will be required to submit a Police Information Check.

City of Delta
Attention: Human Resources
4500 Clarence Taylor Crescent, Delta, BC V4K 3E2

Organization: City of Delta
Location: Delta, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Category(s): Engineering
Posted: August 1, 2019, 9:57 am
Expires: August 23, 2019, 4:30 pm

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