Director of Infrastructure and Public Works

District of Tofino

Director of Infrastructure and Public Works

Regular Full Time Position

DEPARTMENT: Infrastructure and Public Works
COMPETITION CLOSES: Monday, December 2, 2019 at 4:00pm

Position: The District of Tofino is seeking a qualified individual to fill the full-time regular position of Director of Infrastructure and Public Works.

The Director of Infrastructure and Public Works is a member of the senior management team, reporting to the Chief Administrative Officer, responsible for existing and future infrastructure, capital projects, public utilities and field operations for the District. This position will oversee the Public Works Superintendent and the Infrastructure & Assets Manager while determining priorities, ensuring operational requirements are met, engaging stakeholders, preparing annual budgets, and working effectively with District employees, consultants, contractors, government officials and the public.

A detailed job description outlining the duties and qualifications is available on the District’s website at

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Professional Engineer eligible for full membership in the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of BC
  • A minimum of 5 years senior management experience in the operation of local government services, including water, waste water and solid waste services
  • A minimum of 5 years related experience in construction and project management of local government infrastructure engineering projects
  • Significant experience with policy development and implementation
  • Experience with budget preparation and management
  • A valid Class 5 BC Driver’s License

Hours of Work & Salary: This is an exempt position based on a 37.5 hour work week.  This position offers a competitive salary and benefits package.

Application: Qualified applicants are invited to submit a cover letter and resume indicating the position applied for, in confidence, no later than 4:00 p.m. Monday, December 2, 2019 by:

Mail: District of Tofino, PO Box 9, Tofino BC, V0R 2Z0
Hand: 121 Third Street, Tofino BC

The District thanks all applicants but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Organization: District of Tofino
Location: Tofino, BC
Region: North and Central Vancouver Island / Sunshine Coast
Professional Category(s): Public Works & Operations
Posted: November 8, 2019, 4:15 pm
Expires: December 2, 2019, 4:00 pm

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