Project Manager (Engineering and Development Services) – City of Cranbrook – Cranbrook, BC

The City of Cranbrook is currently recruiting for the position of Project Manager in the Engineering and Development Services department. Reporting to the Director of the department, the Project Manager is engaged in all aspects of capital projects and oversees all contracted construction activities. This position manages each project from budget estimates through to completion of capital works, including warranty period, while ensuring that standards and contracts are being efficiently fulfilled.

The City of Cranbrook is located in the southeast corner of British Columbia amongst the majestic Rockies and Purcell mountains, in close proximity to Alberta and the Canada/USA border. With a population of approximately 20,000, Cranbrook is the largest community in the East Kootenay with a trading base of approximately 70,000. Cranbrook provides an inviting lifestyle in a beautiful setting that has made our City a welcoming and growing place in which to live, work and play.

Candidates for this position will have completed a degree or diploma related to Civil Engineering, or hold equivalent education, training and experience. A minimum of seven years of related experience with roads, water systems and sewer systems projects is required, along with related inspection and regulatory experience. Formal certification and education in project management would be an asset. Preferred candidates will be experienced project managers with a demonstrated ability to manage simple to complex construction projects using established project management practices and tools, including project management software.

The City of Cranbrook offers a competitive compensation and benefits package for this management position. For more information on the City of Cranbrook, visit the City website at www.cranbrook.ca. Interested applicants are invited to submit a cover letter and resume in confidence by Wednesday, February 25, 2015 by mail or e-mail to the following address:

Human Resources, City of Cranbrook
40 – 10th Avenue South
Cranbrook, BC V1C 2M8
E-mail: hr@cranbrook.ca (Submissions in Word or .pdf format only)
We express our appreciation to all applicants for their interest in this position, however onlycandidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
Location: Cranbrook, BC
Profession(s): Planning & Development
Engineering
Project Management
Date Posted: Thursday, February 5, 2015 at 10:54:39 AM (PST)
Posting Expires: Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 4:30:00 PM (PST)

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