Civil - Environmental, Civil - Urban and Community Planning, Civil Engineering
4 Year Degree
CITIZENS FIRST THROUGH SERVICE EXCELLENCE
We have an exciting Temporary Non-Unionized opportunity in the
Transportation Services, Parks & Forestry Operations Department
for an experienced and motivated individual
Project Manager – Traffic Engineering
(2 Year Contract)
(JOB # J0318-0627)
As one of Southern Ontario’s fastest growing cities, with its mix of urban and rural areas, Vaughan is an in-demand place to live and work. Vaughan is considered one of Canada’s most family friendly cities with a dynamic and diverse population of over 300,000. With one of the top performing economies, a growing tourism industry and an enviable portfolio of recreational and cultural venues, this is the place where you want to be.
Responsible for planning, managing and delivering of transportation and traffic engineering projects; manages and supervises the activities of project teams, which may include internal staff and external resources; Oversees, reviews, and/or performs the development of designs or traffic engineering plans for traffic engineering projects; Preparation of capital budgets and plans, liaising with internal and external stakeholders on corporate initiatives as well as managing citizen traffic inquiries.
In addition to offering a competitive compensation package, we have a strong focus on health and wellness, including fitness facilities and family-focused benefits.
If you are an energetic person who is interested in bringing your knowledge and passion to the City of Vaughan, please click here to apply online by Thursday, April 26, 2018.
Please note that only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.
The City of Vaughan is committed to diversity and inclusivity in employment and welcomes applications from qualified individuals of diverse backgrounds. The City of Vaughan is also committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities. If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs.
University degree in Urban Planning, Engineering, Environmental Studies, or suitable equivalent.
Minimum of five (5) years’ experience in all aspects of traffic engineering, transportation planning, road safety and traffic operations in Municipal Government and/or Private Consulting Engineering fields, including experience in project management, contract management, managing engineering assignments, and monitoring and evaluating new programs.
A Professional Engineer license with the Professional Engineers of Ontario or Certified Engineering Technologist designation.
Certified Project Management Professional (PMP), or demonstrated experience managing complex projects in accordance with Project Management principles.
GIS Professional certified through the GIS Certification Institute (GISCI) or equivalent is considered an asset.
Working knowledge of traffic engineering computer software and techniques such as the Highway Capacity Manual, HTA, Ontario Traffic Manuals, Ontario Geometric Design Guidelines, Traffic Signal Capacity Programs, etc.
Knowledge of relevant Federal/Provincial legislation and other government project and contract administration provisions/procedures pertaining to municipal engineering.
Knowledge of Occupational Health and Safety and Federal Legislation in regard to inter-provincial transportation, railway crossing control and construction techniques and principles.
Demonstrated experience supervising and coordinating staff, contractors, consultants, and vendors.
Thorough working knowledge of transportation and traffic engineering theories and practices, especially in the municipal environment.
Demonstrated experience in managing and implementing improvements to transportation and traffic engineering projects, processes, technologies, data and skills.
Demonstrated knowledge of applicable legislation, municipal government organization and structure, industry standards, issues and the City.
Excellent problem solving, analytical, written and verbal communications, organization, time management, and negotiation skills.
Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to deal with a spectrum of stakeholders, and foster cooperative/collaborative working relationships and working effectively as a team leader.
A valid Ontario Class "G" driver's license in good standing with access to a reliable vehicle for use on corporate business.
The ability to work outside normal business hours, as required.
Internal Number: J0318-0627
About City of Vaughan
As one of Southern Ontario’s fastest growing cities, with its mix of urban and rural areas, Vaughan is an in-demand place to live and work. Vaughan is considered one of Canada’s most family friendly cities with a dynamic and diverse population of over 325,000. With one of the top performing economies, a growing tourism industry and an enviable portfolio of recreational and cultural venues, this is the place where you want to be.