Manager of Engineering and Infrastructure

City of Castlegar

City of Castlegar

Manager of Engineering & Infrastructure


Work for a City going places – with an ambitious service centre vision, a dynamic municipal government, and a track record of doing cool things – including Millennium Park & Ponds, Sculpturewalk, and an ongoing refresh of Columbia Avenue – our main artery. Add to your life’s highlight reel by borrowing a bit of our spirit of people and place. Live large at 1/3 the average housing price of Vancouver metro and 2/3 the B.C. average. Be an outdoors action hero in the West Kootenay wild. Join us!

The City of Castlegar is currently seeking an experienced Manager of Engineering & Infrastructure to join our Management Team.

Reporting to the Director of Municipal Services, the Manager of Engineering and Infrastructure performs highly skilled professional engineering work of a complex nature. The work will involve leading in the development and preparation of asset management plans for the water, sanitary sewer, storm drainage and building, and all other infrastructure; recommending replacement and renewal priorities for the respective 5-year capital budget; reviewing and establishing servicing requirements for development applications based on system impacts; providing operational technical support to field personnel; Liaising with employees, consulting professional engineers, developers and the public as needed to complete work plans, capital projects, infrastructure renewal and support inter-departmental initiatives.

The position involves both inside and outside work with the inspection of development sites. The responsibilities include supervision and management of all personnel in the department and performing all duties and responsibilities of the engineering of the City.

The successful candidate will have a Bachelor of Applied Science in Civil Engineering or related field and several years of progressive experience in a related position with a focus on engineering and infrastructure, with demonstrated experience in civil engineering and
municipal infrastructure systems. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.

A competitive compensation package will be provided, including an attractive salary and excellent benefits. Please visit our website at for a full job description as well as additional background information on our community.

Qualified applicants are invited to submit their detailed resume via email by 4:30 p.m. on December 27, 2019 to:

Personnel Officer, City of Castlegar
460 Columbia Avenue
Castlegar, BC V1N 1G7
Phone: 250-365-7227

We wish to express our appreciation to all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position and advise that only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Organization: City of Castlegar

Location: Castlegar, BC
Region: West Kootenay / Boundary
Professional Categories: Engineering
Posted: November 28, 2019, 3:34 pm
Expires: December 27, 2019, 4:30 pm

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