Manager, Sustainability

Department: Community Development

Closing Date: Sep 03, 2021 4:30 PM

Competition Number: 21-97

Job Summary

The City of Nanaimo is seeking a permanent full-time Manager, Sustainability. Reporting to the Director, Community Development, the incumbent is responsible for the planning, organizing, direction, and coordination of the Sustainability Section of the Development Services Division.

Duties and Responsibilities

Please see attached PDF job description below.


Applicants must have a Bachelor’s Degree in a field related to sustainability in the areas of engineering, environmental science, environmental studies, planning, landscape architecture, architecture, public policy, or resource management. A minimum of 5 years’ related experience is required, including 3 years in a management supervisory role working in a dynamic and collaborative environment, and driving change-management initiatives. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.

Membership or eligibility in at least one of the following is required: Registered Professional Planner, Registered Professional Engineer, Certified Energy Manager designation (CEM), or Registered Engineering Technologist.

Applicants must possess 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 (.docx or PDF file format) to referencing the specific competition 21-97 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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Resumes and cover letters must be submitted in either ".docx" or PDF format. File types ".doc" will not be accepted.


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