(Permanent Full Time)
The District of West Vancouver (the District) is one of three municipalities that make up the North Shore, and is a member of Metro Vancouver, the governing body of the Greater Vancouver Regional District. The District of West Vancouver is committed to governing under fiscal best practices, to the highest ethical standards, with a commitment to transparency, and with the goal of including as many citizens as possible in Council meetings, community consultations and the democratic process.
Reporting to the Manager of Roads & Transportation, the Transportation Engineer oversees and facilitates the planning, design, construction, and project management of municipal transportation infrastructure projects and services. The Transportation Engineer is responsible for the provision of various functions related to Transportation Management (roads, traffic, active transportation) through direct involvement and the supervision of a team of technologists.
The successful candidate will demonstrate progressively responsible experience with municipal transportation planning, capital projects and asset management practices. The candidate will have excellent management and problem-solving skills with the ability to develop the effective working relationships required to optimize resources and support District priorities. The candidate will be a licensed Civil Engineer and possess several years’ experience related to municipal engineering within the provision of transportation functions.
The candidate will be a member of the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of BC, a certified Professional Traffic Operations Engineer and have a valid driver’s license for the Province of British Columbia. An equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered. The successful candidate will be required to supply a police information check and a copy of their credentials.
This posting does not list all the duties of the position, nor does it fully detail the required skills, knowledge and abilities, licences and certificates required of candidates.
Exempt – Permanent Full-Time
Hours of Work:
35 hours per week (hours and days of work may vary)
Please visit the District of West Vancouver’s Career Portal at www.westvancouver.ca/careers to apply for this position. Please note that all candidates must apply via the Career Portal; we do not accept resumes via email or hard copy.
We want to thank all applicants, however only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.