Project Engineer

Regional District of Nanaimo

Notice of Employment Opportunity

Engineering Services
External - Temporary Full Time Position

Project Engineer

The Regional District of Nanaimo is seeking a positive, self-motivated and innovative Project Engineer to manage capital construction projects within the RDN.  Projects include planning, design and construction of capital infrastructure projects, including water, wastewater, utilities, fire protection facilities, and others.  This position will liaise with administrative and operational staff, other government agencies, architects, building contractors, consultants, private utility companies and the general public.

Preferred applicants will have a Degree or Diploma in engineering or building related discipline, plus five to seven years of related experience in the design, construction and project management of water and wastewater facilities, buildings and utilities infrastructure, or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Membership or eligibility to register with Engineers and Geoscientists British Columbia (EGBC) or Applied Science Technologists and Technicians of British Columbia (ASTTBC), as a P.Eng or an AScT is preferred. Certification in project management, project management experience, knowledge of wastewater facilities and previous experience in the design, construction and operation of wastewater infrastructure would be considered assets. 

This is a temporary full time excluded position for up to December 31, 2019, with the possibility of ending early or of extension, based on the operational needs of the department. In addition to a superb location, this position offers a competitive compensation package. Visit our website at  for a complete job description and more information on the Regional District of Nanaimo.

Qualified applicants should submit a cover letter and resume clearly outlining their education, experience and qualifications as it relates to this position.

Please quote Competition Project 2018-106 and submit via email to or fax to 250-390-4163. Applications can also be sent to the attention of Human Resources at Main Reception, Administration Building, Regional District of Nanaimo, 6300 Hammond Bay Road, Nanaimo, BC V9T 6N2.

Applications will be accepted until 4:00 pm, on December 27, 2018.

Thank you for your interest in this position. Only those under consideration will be contacted.

Organization: Regional District of Nanaimo
Location: Nanaimo, BC
Region: North and Central Vancouver Island / Sunshine Coast
Professional Category(s): Engineering, Project Management
Posted: December 4, 2018, 10:42 am
Expires: December 27, 2018, 4:00 pm

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