Project Manager

engineering public works
Location: Regional Municipality of Durham, ON
Website: http://www.durham.ca
Type: full-time
Posted On: Nov 8, 2017
Closing Date: Nov 24, 2017
 
THE REGIONAL MUNICIPALITY OF DURHAM
 
 
Works Department
 
Project Manager
(Regular Full-Time)
 
Job ID: 9624
 
Open: Nov 7, 2017          Close: Nov 24, 2017 
 
 
Project Manager - Construction (Capital)
 
This position reports to the Manager of Construction Management Services.
 
The incumbent will:
 
- Plan, prioritize and administer the responsibilities of the Construction Management Division's Capital Projects Section including all road, bridge, sewer and watermain construction projects and the Materials Testing Section
- Direct and oversee staff participation in contract administration and the preparation and review of plans, designs and applications affecting the construction of the Region's transportation, sewer and water systems
- Assign and oversee the preparation of all contract documentation
- Develop and administer the annual current and capital construction/project specific budgets
- Initiate, undertake and administer the construction of road and bridge reconstruction, sanitary and storm sewer and watermain projects
- Manage the Material Testing Lab and testing and reporting protocol
- Represent and promote the Region by communicating with the media, elected officials, community organizations, businesses and the public regarding construction program and project issues
 
The successful applicant will possess:
 
- A post-secondary degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent
- Registration as a Professional Engineer in the Province of Ontario
- At least ten years of work related experience with five years of experience in a supervisory role
- Extensive knowledge and experience in the design and construction of sanitary and storm sewer and watermain distribution systems, road and bridge reconstruction, value engineering and safety audits
- Experience working with Microsoft Office software (Word, Excel)
- Excellent verbal and written communication, supervisory, team building, effective customer service, project planning and management, problem solving, analytical, negotiation, mediation and organizational skills
- A valid Class G Driver's Licence and the use of a reliable vehicle
 
Management & Exempt Salary Grade 7
 
- Salary: $93,624 to $117,030 per annum
 
External Application Process
Come find a home where exciting and rewarding careers are balanced with your lifestyle. We thank all applicants; however, only those being considered will be contacted. Please apply online (www.durham.ca) no later than midnight on the closing date indicated on the Job Posting.
 
The Region of Durham is an equal opportunity employer committed to an inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection process. If contacted for an employment opportunity and you require accommodation, or if this information is required in an accessible format, please contact us at: RecruitingHelp@durham.ca and a Consultant will provide appropriate assistance pursuant to the Region's Accommodation and Accessibility policies. Please note that resumes should not be sent to RecruitingHelp@durham.ca.
 
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