Job Title Municipal Leader

 
2015/05/07Engineering Consulting
Municipal LeaderCivil
Kingston, OntarioP.Eng
Our client is seeking a locally based Municipal Engineer to join their team as a Project Manager/Municipal Lead. This individual will help to lead a team of existing staff and also assist with future expansion of the department.

Our client specializes in stormwater management and water resources, but is currently expanding their municipal presence in Kingston. Our client focuses on integrating traditional services with new environmentally friendly approaches.

Projects may include:
• Provide enhanced volumes and water quality control for stormwater runoff
• Improve drainage performance along the street in areas where ponding and puddles form
• Improve accommodations for cyclists
• Minimize the impact of parking, access, and existing trees
• Address operation and maintenance concerns including snow and ice operations
• Implement bioswales
• Upgrading existing rural road cross-sections to semi-urban cross-sections

Duties and Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
• High-level feasibility assessment of Low-Impact Development (LID) options
• Preliminary and detailed design
• Extensive public consultation
• Tender preparation
• Construction supervision and administration
• Oversight of project deliverables overseeing a small team of designers and technical support

Required Skills and Qualifications will include:
• 8-10+ Years working in a consulting engineering environment
• Degree in Civil/Municipal Engineering from an accredited university
• P.Eng
• MUST HAVE Experience in the Kingston, Ontario area
• Experience managing civil/municipal/land development projects
• Experience with preliminary and detailed designs
• Experience as project lead
• Experience in hiring, training and mentoring junior staff
• Strong communication skills
• Strong client development and facing experience

Our client is a specialized and dedicated Engineering and Environmental Consulting firm with offices in Mississauga, Guelph and Kingston. With an established team of over 30 consultants and domain experts it prides itself in being an industry leader providing innovative solutions with practical implications for their clients. Celebrating its 25th year in delivering excellence to its clients, their multidisciplinary and adaptive management approach to unique and challenging projects continue to earn them a respected position as a segment leader in their field.