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Transportation Engineer

Department: Engineering

Closing Date: Jun 05, 2024 4:30 PM

Competition Number: 24-55

Job Summary

The City of Nanaimo is seeking an ambitious, progressive, and outside-the-box thinking Transportation Engineer who is eager to break new ground in Multimodal Urban Mobility. Reporting to the Manager of Transportation, this position will be responsible for a variety of tasks ranging from; advancing Transit priorities; to enhancing the City’s Intelligent Transportation System; to supporting the daily needs of other departments such as Land Development, Construction, and Public Works.

Duties and Responsibilities

Please see the job description PDF below. 


It is expected that the successful candidate will be a Professional Engineer or Licensee in good standing with EGBC and will demonstrate an ability to apply core competencies of transportation engineering while working in an urban environment that prioritizes walking, biking, and mass transit. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.

Compensation and Benefits

This is a permanent full-time exempt position offering 35 hours of work per week, with the salary range of $108,538.46 to $115,466.45 as well as a competitive benefits package. The incumbent will be eligible for a Flexible Work Day and Earned Day Off through our Alternative Work Schedules program.


Shortlisted applicants may be required to undergo a criminal record check and/or a verification of their education credentials. To apply for this opportunity, please submit a resume and cover letter (.docx or PDF file format) to referencing the specific competition 24-55 by the application deadline.
The City of Nanaimo is an inclusive employer that values diversity and invites applications from all qualified individuals who are legally entitled to work in Canada. We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted. If shortlisted for the role and need an accommodation within the hiring process, we would be pleased to discuss how best to accommodate your needs.

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