Manager, Roads & Traffic Services

City of Nanaimo

Discover What's Possible - The City of Nanaimo is a rapidly growing community with a population of approximately 98,000. 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 a university and well-developed parks, recreational, cultural and social amenities, Nanaimo is truly an extraordinary place to live.

Permanent Full-Time

Manager, Roads & Traffic Services

(Competition 20-24)

Position Overview
The City of Nanaimo is seeking a permanent full-time Manager, Roads & Traffic Services. Reporting to the Director, Public Works, the incumbent plans, manages, and controls the Road Rehabilitation Capital Improvement Program and operations and maintenance of all roads infrastructure, including road surfaces, rights-of-way, traffic signals, traffic markings, and signage. The incumbent coordinates work with other agencies and City departments, negotiates and manages service and equipment contracts, and ensures services are delivered in accordance with infrastructure requirements, City policy, and environmental and safety legislation.

Applicants must have a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or diploma from an accredited technical institute in an engineering discipline, or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Additionally, a minimum of 5 years’ related experience is required in traffic control and the construction, maintenance, and repair of road infrastructure at a municipal level, including proven management supervisory experience, preferably in a unionized environment.
Eligibility for membership in Engineers and Geoscientists BC or Applied Science Technologists and Technicians of BC is required, as well as possession of a valid Class 5 BC Driver’s Licence and a satisfactory Criminal Record Check.

Additional Information
This is an excluded position and a competitive salary and comprehensive benefit package is included.

Posting Date
Wednesday, February 12, 2020

Application Deadline
Wednesday, March 4, 2020
4:30 p.m.

Contact Information
Human Resources
City of Nanaimo
2nd Floor, 455 Wallace Street
Nanaimo, BC V9R 5J6
Phone: (250) 755-4406
Fax: (250) 755-4449

To apply for this opportunity, please submit a resume and cover letter to referencing the specific competition 20-19 by the application deadline.

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

The City of Nanaimo is an inclusive employer and invites applications from all qualified individuals. We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those selected for further 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.

Organization: City of Nanaimo
Location: Nanaimo, BC
Region: North and Central Vancouver Island / Sunshine Coast
Professional Category(s): Engineering, Transportation Services
Posted: February 12, 2020, 11:03 am
Expires: March 4, 2020, 4:30 pm

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