Contract Administrator - Engineering

City of Coquitlam

Contract Administrator - Engineering

Engineering and Public Works – Capital Projects & Inspections
Regular Full- time
The City of Coquitlam is the sixth largest city in B.C. with home to more than 140,000 residents.  Our municipality continues to grow through development of our green spaces, arts & culture, urban design and state-of-the art transportation systems. Our brand is built on managing our resources in a responsible and sustainable manner while supporting a vibrant, growing regional urban centre.
As a member of our Engineering and Public Works, Design and Construction team, you will use a combination of technical and administrative engineering skills on municipal utilities and roads construction projects.  The work includes reviewing engineering design plans and contract specifications, administering capital construction projects, performing site inspections, and supervising the work of technical staff.  You will exercise a considerable amount of independence within established project priorities. 
Equipped with sound knowledge of engineering mathematics, budgeting and standard costing procedures, you are able to interpret plans, specifications and contracts. In addition to considerable experience, preferably in a municipal setting, you have a diploma in Civil and Structural Technology and courses in project management, or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Membership (or eligibility) in ASTTBC or approved equivalent is required.  A valid driver’s license is required.
The City is offering competitive compensation, including a comprehensive benefits package and an earned day off program.  For more details, please call (604) 927-3078.    
Please apply on-line at by 5:00 pm, May 29, 2018.  Along with a resume and cover letter, please attach a current driver’s abstract (within the last 30 days).

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected
for an interview will be contacted.

The City of Coquitlam is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Location: Coquitlam, BC.

Region: Lower Mainland

Professional Category(s): Engineering.

Posted: May 15, 2018, 9:18 am

Expires: May 29, 2018, 5:00 pm

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