The City of Revelstoke will appeal to those who desire to work in a progressive community with outstanding recreational opportunities. This opportunity will provide the successful applicant growth in their career with Revelstoke’s diverse and stable economic base. Continued growth in Revelstoke’s resort sector is anticipated to keep the successful candidate professionally engaged in emerging trends and best practices.
Reporting to the Chief Administrative Officer, the Director of Engineering is responsible for the overall direction and performance of all municipal engineering operations and capital projects. In conjunction with the Operations Manager, the Director of Engineering oversees public works operations and related facilities. Long range infrastructure planning, sourcing of infrastructure financing, coordinating engineering consultants and major contract management are additional key functions of this position. The Director of Engineering works closely with contractors, consultants, developers, public utility and business representatives, government officials and the public on engineering and public works related matters.
Preferred candidates will offer the following:• An Engineering Degree or technical diploma and related professional membership.• Extensive professional knowledge and experience related to applied municipal engineering practices.• Sound knowledge of applicable provincial and municipal law.• The ability to develop, inspire, lead and mentor a strong staff team.• Proven management and communication skills.
A competitive compensation package will be offered to the successful candidate.
Applicants should submit a cover letter and resume, in confidence, demonstrating how they meet the City’s needs, by August 21, 2012, 10 AM to:
Tim Palmer, Chief Administrative Officer firstname.lastname@example.orgCity of Revelstoke P.O. Box 170 Revelstoke, B.C. V0E 2S0
We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.