Join us as we help shape the place people want to be Metro Vancouver, one of the world’s most livable regions. The services and solutions we provide are the foundation of our region’s economic, ecological and social health.
This includes the areas of regional growth planning, air quality, water, liquid and solid waste management, regional parks, affordable housing and community engagement to over 2.
5 million residents. We don’t stop, we don’t close and we do what is right, for now and for future generations.
We invite you to bring your skills, passion, and expertise to help us in our commitment to sustain and enhance our region’s livability.
and many diverse opportunities for professional growth and development.
We deliver the exceptional services and solutions that have helped make this one of the most special, livable communities in the world, and we want you to join us.
Help us shape the future of the Metro Vancouver region, and shape the place people want to be.
Our Liquid Waste Services Department is seeking a Project Engineer who will work on routine engineering projects and substantial components of complex engineering initiatives, perform varied reliability engineering that will include vibration, oil, and ultrasound data analysis, failure and root cause analysis, Maintenance Task Analysis (MTA) and regulatory compliance programs, handle problems of some complexity requiring inspection and liaison with contractors and other staff to investigate related operating, construction, and design issues in order to ascertain alternatives.
You are : A detail-oriented, team player and organized individual who is able to work efficiently with limited supervision, has knowledge and experience in project management and reliability engineering and is comfortable learning and working with new software applications and technologies related to Lubrication, Vibration and Ultrasound data analysis.
In this role, you will :
budgetary oversight; cost estimates; scheduling; and report writing.
Sets and monitors project schedules. Monitors and controls costs within own work ensuring the effective and efficient expenditure of allocated funds making recommendations to senior engineers.
May lead projects with well defined outcomes and acts as a resource to junior engineers and technical staff on routine operational issues.
Assesses, evaluates and incorporates technical requirements including input from external agencies and other Metro Vancouver departments.
Explains difficult issues and works to establish consensus and compliance.
works on multiple simultaneous projects in various stages of completion.
Ensures quality standards are upheld in field of specialization and establishes project plans based on priorities of the unit or team.
Consults on difficult, complex or highly unusual matters or decisions and provides progress and technical updates to senior staff.
To be successful, you have :
or an equivalent combination of training and experience.
Demonstrates persistence to overcome obstacles.
Ability to explain difficult issues and works to establish consensus and compliance.
Skill in dealing tactfully and sensitively in a variety of situations including contact with the public, member municipalities, government agencies and contractors.
Uses judgment to determine which methods are applicable in any given situation. Sound problem solving skills; ability to analyze business needs and provide strategic input.
Our Vision :
Metro Vancouver seeks to achieve what humanity aspires to on a global basis the highest quality of life embracing cultural vitality, economic prosperity, social justice and compassion, all nurtured in and by a beautiful and healthy natural environment.
Please follow this link to our Careers page where you can submit your application by May 18, 2018.