Capital Planning and Delivery

Website York Region

Job Description:

Reporting to the Project Manager or Senior Project Manager, is responsible for providing technical support during all stages of the delivery of new water, wastewater and solid waste infrastructure including delivering, reviewing planning and design documentation, on-site support for inspections, testing and commissioning activities and project closeout documentation.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Reviews shop drawings and contract change documentation and attends site meetings and site inspections during the construction stage of projects.
  • Ensures quality assurance activities to monitor program effectiveness and support continuous improvement efforts with the Department.
  • Supports the development and maintenance of procedures, guidelines and templates related to process and business improvements/optimizations.
  • Prepares and reviews feasibility studies and assessment reports during the Environmental Assessment and planning stage and pre-design reports, cost estimates and design drawings and tender documents during the detailed design stage of projects.
  • Oversees engineering consultants and manages projects for the Departments infrastructure.
  • Liaises with and maintains positive relationships with internal Department contacts, cross-department staff, external contractors, consultants etc., relating to projects.
  • Perform other duties as assigned in accordance with Branch and Department objectives.
    Co-ordinates and/or leads project teams.
  • Assists in the development and management of quality control programs, operating and business procedures and control strategies to ensure consistency and adherence to standards.
  • Respond to enquires on issues related to assigned projects.
  • Provides technical support to management and leads teams during the delivery of water and wastewater infrastructure.

Job Requirements:

  • Knowledge of water, wastewater treatment, collection and distribution systems and operations techniques as well as complex hydraulic systems including pumping, piping, valving, etc.
  • Successful completion of a University Degree in Civil, Mechanical, Electrical or Chemical Engineering.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of relevant legislation and regulatory requirements.
  • Knowledge and demonstrated ability in corporate core competencies including customer focus, communication, collaboration and personal ownership.
  • Must be registered as a Professional Engineer (P. Eng.) with the Professional Engineers Ontario.
  • Minimum five (5) years demonstrated experience (inclusive of E.I.T. experience) in the approvals, design, construction, testing and commissioning of water and wastewater collection, distribution and treatment systems, including project management experience.
  • Understanding of budgeting process, strategic planning, program development and implementation techniques.

Job Details:

Company: York Region

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Markham, Ontario, CA

Application Deadline: N/A

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