The Regional Municipality of York works to provide residents and businesses access to a broad selection of services and resources. York Region consists of nine local municipalities, with a diversity that's reflected in its geography, economic development and population. Consistently recognized as a top employer, York Region offers fulfilling and diverse career opportunities.
York Region is an equal opportunity employer committed to an inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection process, and as we grow, it's important that our workforce reflect the citizens we serve. At the Region, we respect, encourage, and celebrate our diversity.
Director, Capital Planning and Delivery
Salary $135,345 - $159,158 annually
Position Purpose Reporting to the Commissioner, Environmental Services, is responsible for the overall management of the Branch engaged in the delivery of water, wastewater and solid waste capital projects, engineering (class environmental assessments, individual environmental assessments, preliminary and detail design) and construction activities.
Successful completion of a University Degree in Civil Engineering.
Must be registered as a Professional Engineer (P. Eng.) with the Professional Engineers Ontario.
Minimum ten (10) years demonstrated experience (inclusive of E.I.T. experience) in engineering or construction of municipal facilities, such as water, wastewater and solid waste facilities, including significant direct senior managerial experience in program, engineering, scheduling, financial, budget administration and human resource management.
Thorough knowledge of the planning, design and construction processes for water, wastewater and solid waste capital projects.
Management competencies including results/achievement focus, human resources management, leadership, financial management, business planning, decision making/judgement, representation and professionalism and job knowledge.
Demonstrated political acumen and ability to negotiate/mediate, facilitate and present information to a varied audience.
Demonstrated knowledge of applicable legislation, municipal and Regional government organization and structure, industry standards, issues and communities served.
Demonstrated knowledge and application of financial operating and capital budgets and business planning processes.
Knowledge of and demonstrated ability in strategic planning, change management design, process and implementation strategies to optimize quality and cost-effectiveness of delivery of business areas.
Knowledge and demonstrated ability in corporate core competencies including customer service, communication, team work, initiative/self-management, accountability and flexibility/adaptability.
Computer literacy utilizing MS Office software applications.
How to Apply Please apply on-line by December 16, 2013, quoting competition #15353. We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. For additional information on York Region, please visit the above-mentioned website.
Draw on your passion. Shape our community. Once again, York Region has been named one of the Greater Toronto's Top Employers. One of Canada's fastest growing municipalities, we're proud to be acknowledged as a place where professionals can bring their enthusiasm, talent and ideas for the future - while contributing to the progress of our vital community. As part of our diverse and highly engaged team, you'll have the opportunity to work on innovative projects that further a sustainable environment, enhance our public services and promote a healthy community.