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Transportation Engineer
Municipality: City of Abbotsford This posting closed on

June 1, 2018
at 4:30 PM
Job ID: 18-129 (Please quote job ID on resume when applying)
Department: Engineering & Regional Utilities
Job Description: The City of Abbotsford has recently announced an exciting organizational and leadership change that will further enhance our customer service delivery and achieve Council's vision for the City. As part of this strategic direction, our Engineering Department is transitioning to a more customer service and process driven org-structure that incorporates an enhanced alignment of staff functions and duties with the vision for the City and the direction of the Official Community Plan. Within this org-structure we have created four new divisions that will plan, implement, operate, and maintain infrastructure and deliver on our customer service goals.

Now, we are seeking individuals to join this realigned team, and bring their expertise, passion and strategy to our organization. If you are a forward thinking leader of tomorrow, we want to hear from you!

Be part of the story. Join our team today and help build the City's future together.

The Infrastructure Planning Division of the Engineering and Regional Utilities Department: develops long-term capital plans, policies, master plans, bylaws and processes development applications that guide the growth of the City and Regional Utilities (water and sewer treatment) according to the City’s newly updated Official Community Plan (in-progress). This Division will help guide the infrastructure investments in the City and achieve Council’s vision for the City “…to be the Hub of the Fraser Valley.” This Division will also help shape the future of the City and is viewed as a builder of community that will attract and retain people to live, work and play in the City of Abbotsford.

We are excited to be looking for a talented person to fill this key position in our Transportation team as a Transportation Engineer, reporting to the Senior Engineer, Transportation.

As a Transportation Engineer, you will provide expertise to support the design and development of
the Transportation Master Plan; your superior organization and project management skills will allow you to effectively deliver major projects spanning multiple departments. You will be relied upon to develop leading edge initiatives and find pragmatic solutions to issues facing City infrastructure. You will provide support in developing the City’s Active Transportation Corridors, providing solutions for bicyclists and pedestrian facilities. You will review development applications and provide technical guidance to other departments, ensuring infrastructure is adequate to accommodate future growth, and prepare and present reports to Committees and Senior Management. Knowledge and experience using Traffic Modelling software such as Synchro/SimTraffic or Vissim, would be an asset.

If you are a Registered Professional Engineer (P.Eng), with a minimum of five (5) years’ of work experience in Traffic/Transportation Engineering we encourage you to submit your resume and cover letter.

At the City of Abbotsford we work strongly to create a challenging and rewarding environment for our employees to thrive. We offer ongoing personal and professional development opportunities, competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package.
Opening Date: May 14, 2018 08:30 AM
Closing Date: June 1, 2018 04:30 PM