City of Abbotsford
At the City of Abbotsford our people are our greatest asset. We offer a wide range of diverse, stimulating and rewarding career opportunities that support and recognize high levels of performance. In Abbotsford, we work strongly to create a challenging yet rewarding environment for our employees to thrive. We invite you to become part of a place that has strong corporate and organizational values, rewarding career paths, challenging opportunities, and an engaging and dynamic team to work with.
Exempt, Full Time
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The Infrastructure Planning Division of the Engineering and Regional Utilities Department: develops long-term capital plans, policies, master plans, bylaws and processes development applications that guide the growth of the City and Regional Utilities (water and sewer treatment) according to the City’s newly updated Official Community Plan (in-progress). This Division will help guide the infrastructure investments in the City and achieve Council’s vision for the City “…to be the Hub of the Fraser Valley.” This Division will also help shape the future of the City and is viewed as a builder of community that will attract and retain people to live, work and play in the City of Abbotsford.
We are excited to be looking for a talented person to fill this key position in our Transportation team as a Transportation Engineer, reporting to the Senior Engineer, Transportation.
As a Transportation Engineer, you will provide expertise to support the design and development of the Transportation Master Plan; your superior organization and project management skills will allow you to effectively deliver major projects spanning multiple departments. You will be relied upon to develop leading edge initiatives and find pragmatic solutions to issues facing City infrastructure. You will provide support in developing the City’s Active Transportation Corridors, providing solutions for bicyclists and pedestrian facilities. You will review development applications and provide technical guidance to other departments, ensuring infrastructure is adequate to accommodate future growth, and prepare and present reports to Committees and Senior Management. Knowledge and experience using Traffic Modelling software such as Synchro/SimTraffic or Vissim, would be an asset.
If you are a Registered Professional Engineer (P.Eng), with a minimum of five (5) years’ of work experience in Traffic/Transportation Engineering we encourage you to submit your resume and cover letter.
At the City of Abbotsford we work strongly to create a challenging and rewarding environment for our employees to thrive. We offer ongoing personal and professional development opportunities, competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package.
Closing Date: June 1, 2018
To apply, visit us online at: www.abbotsford.ca/careers