Director of Engineering and Public Works

engineering public works
Location: City of Revelstoke, BC
Email: craven@telus.net
Website: http://www.jrcraven.ca
Type: full-time
Posted On: Jun 24, 2019
Closing Date: Jul 22, 2019
 
DIRECTOR OF ENGINEERING AND PUBLIC WORKS
CITY OF REVELSTOKE
 
The City of Revelstoke is looking to add a key member to their Senior Leadership Team. Reporting to the CAO, the Director of Engineering and Public Works oversees a diverse portfolio which includes Engineering, Operations, Environmental Services and Facilities. An enviable lifestyle awaits the successful applicant. Revelstoke has long been known for its friendly, family oriented, small community charm and heritage character.  Set in a beautiful river valley surrounded by mountains, it offers a diverse range of winter and summer outdoor recreation pursuits.   Revelstoke is sought after international destination with the established Revelstoke Mountain Resort planning additional amenities to enhance the resort to a four season destination.  The excitement of change is in the air.
 
The City is looking for someone with a collaborative leadership style, the ability to promote a culture of excellent customer service, and the skill to coach their staff to perform at their highest levels. You will have a strong interest in contributing to the corporate health of the workplace by taking an active role on project teams. Excellent communication skills, and the ability to build strong relationships with government officials, staff, consultants and developers, the public and community groups will be critical to your success.
 
This position will require a Civil Engineer with broad related experience including five years of progressive supervisory responsibility working for a local government or engineering firm with a strong project management focus. Experience with asset management programs is a definite bonus.  You must be registered as a Professional Engineer in the province of British Columbia.
 
This is an excellent opportunity to join a team dedicated to creating a vibrant, sustainable, inclusive and livable community.
 
A Supplementary Information Package can be obtained from the Consultant, which includes the full job description, benefits plan, and details of the competitive compensation. Please feel welcome to request the package by email, and following that to discuss the position with the undersigned:
 
Jim Craven,
James R. Craven and Associates Ltd.
250-744-9455
 
This competition closes July 22, 2019 at 5:00 pm Pacific Standard Time.