Manager, Roads & Traffic Services

Department: Public Works

Closing Date: Mar 04, 2020 4:30 PM

Competition Number: 20-24

Job Summary

The City of Nanaimo is seeking a permanent full-time Manager, Roads & Traffic Services. Reporting to the Director, Public Works, the incumbent plans, manages, and controls the Road Rehabilitation Capital Improvement Program and operations and maintenance of all roads infrastructure, including road surfaces, rights-of-way, traffic signals, traffic markings, and signage. The incumbent coordinates work with other agencies and City departments, negotiates and manages service and equipment contracts, and ensures services are delivered in accordance with infrastructure requirements, City policy, and environmental and safety legislation.

Duties and Responsibilities

Please see attached PDF job description below.


Applicants must have a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or diploma from an accredited technical institute in an engineering discipline, or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Additionally, a minimum of 5 years’ related experience is required in traffic control and the construction, maintenance, and repair of road infrastructure at a municipal level, including proven management supervisory experience, preferably in a unionized environment.

Eligibility for membership in Engineers and Geoscientists BC or Applied Science Technologists and Technicians of BC is required, as well as possession of a valid Class 5 BC Driver’s Licence and a satisfactory Criminal Record Check.

Compensation and Benefits

This is an excluded position and a competitive salary and comprehensive benefit package is included.


To apply for this opportunity, please submit a resume and cover letter to referencing the specific competition 20-24 by the application deadline.

The City of Nanaimo is an inclusive employer and invites applications from all qualified individuals. We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted. If you are unsuccessful, please accept our appreciation for your interest. This position is restricted to those legally entitled to work in Canada.

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