Senior Project Engineer


Closing Date: Apr 26, 2017 4:30 PM

Competition Number: 17-27

Job Summary

As a result of a retirement, the City of Nanaimo is seeking a Senior Project Engineer.  Reporting to the Manager of Engineering Projects, the Senior Project Engineer is responsible for the management of large scale capital projects.  With your extensive experience in project management, construction contract administration and civil engineering, you will provide leadership and expertise to the technical staff within the department.  The Senior Project Engineer exercises considerable independent judgment and action with only major impact or policy being referred to the Manager of Engineering Projects.

Duties and Responsibilities

Please see the attached pdf job description below.


You have a degree from a recognized University with a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering and you are a seasoned Project Engineer with a wealth of project management experience backed up with a history of successful delivery of complex civil infrastructure projects over 5 million dollars.  You have a minimum of 6 years’ experience in Civil Engineering and Project Management including at least 3 years’ experience managing complex civil infrastructure projects.  An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.

Applicants must possess a valid Class 5 BC Driver’s licence, a membership in the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of BC (P. Eng.), and obtain a satisfactory Criminal Record.  A Project Management Professional (PMP) certification would be considered an asset.

Compensation and Benefits

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


Resumes with cover letters referencing the specific competition 17-27 will be received

until 4:30 pm on Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Human Resources

City of Nanaimo

455 Wallace Street, Nanaimo BC  V9R 5J6

Fax: (250) 755-4449

Drop off in person: 2nd Floor, City Hall (455 Wallace Street)


We thank all applicants for their interest; however,

only those candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted.

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