• Full Time
  • Edmonton
  • April 15, 2021

Website City of Edmonton

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The Mobility Strategies unit of City Planning are seeking a Transportation Project Engineer who can adapt quickly to change, be innovative, and have a vision for what sustainable urban mobility looks like as Edmonton moves from 1 million to 2 million people. As a Transportation Project Engineer, this position will support policy development and city planning by ensuring that mobility and land-use planning are integrated to better achieve City Council’s Strategic Goals. The Transportation Project Engineer will work on projects such as city-wide mobility network analysis, mass transit implementation, active modes planning, and assist with implementation of The City Plan. 

Your success will be measured by your ability to achieve timely results in the context of a respectful, inclusive and service-minded style. With a focus on the City of Edmonton’s Cultural Commitments to Safe, Helpful, Accountable, Integrated and Excellent, you will:

  • Support the development of complex, strategic engineering and related studies for planning and assessment of the City’s multi-modal transportation network development
  • Develop, manage and analyze transportation network geospatial data and create network maps for planning and monitoring purposes
  • Review engineering design drawings and technical reports from a policy perspective
  • Apply municipal, provincial, national and international engineering design guidelines and standards
  • Understand and interpret transportation demand model outputs including Emme, Synchro, or Vissim models
  • Communicate the outcomes of a project or task for both technical and nontechnical audiences
  • Lead and manage smaller scale mobility and related studies including:
    – Plan project tasks and identify timelines and resource requirements
    – Organize project meetings and document communications
    – Manage and control project timelines, costs and quality
  • Represent the perspective of the section and branch on projects lead by groups outside of branch and on any inter-department or inter-agency committees and focus groups 
  • Assist in drafting council reports including report plans, presentations and attachments
  • Respond to inquiries received from the public and other City groups and Council
  • Perform other related duties as required

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering with coursework in Transportation Engineering, Transportation Planning, Land Use Planning, or Urban Planning
  • Minimum 4 years progressively responsible experience in Transportation Engineering, Transportation Planning and/or policy strategy development is required
  • Registered as a P.Eng with APEGA or with the Professional Engineering Association of another province/territory of Canada
  • Ability to manage external consultants and the capacity to develop and lead teams to obtain results
  • Strong project management skills, and prioritization skills including the ability to produce results in a changing environment
  • Knowledge of transportation with regards to the movement of people and goods and familiarity with transportation design, guidelines, and principles, City Bylaws, Servicing Standards, procedures and specifications
  • Demonstrated understanding of the competing forces in building mobility and land use
  • Exceptionally strong communication (both written and verbal) with the ability to collaborate, present materials and make recommendations to various audiences
  • Proficient in the use of Google Applications (gmail, docs, slides, my maps) is required
  • Demonstrated ability to achieve results in the context of a respectful, inclusive and service-minded style
  • Embrace the Cultural Commitments of Safe, Helpful, Accountable, Integrated and Excellent, and foster an environment that encourages others to do the same
  • Demonstrate the key behaviours and attributes of the City’s six leadership competencies: Courage, Inclusivity, Values-Based Influencer, Collaborative Networker, Systems Thinker and Creative Innovator
    Applicants may be tested
  • Assets:
    – A Master’s Degree in Transportation Engineering, Transportation Planning, Land Use Planning, Urban Planning or a related discipline
    – Experience developing, managing and analyzing geospatial data and creating maps for planning and monitoring purposes through geographic information systems such as ArcGIS

The City of Edmonton’s Cultural Commitments highlight where we are going as a corporation and define how we do our best work. Find out more here: http://bit.ly/3bH2Ztv

We are an equal opportunity employer.
We welcome diversity and encourage applications from all qualified individuals.

Hours of Work: 36.9  hours per week, Monday-Friday
Salary: $73,738 – $105,340 (Annually)
Classification Title: PE2 – Civil Engineer
Posting Date: Apr 1, 2021
Closing Date: Apr 15, 2021 11:59:00 PM (MDT)
Number of Openings (up to): 1 – Permanent Full-time
Union : Management
Department: City Planning
Work Location(s): 8th Floor Edmonton Tower, 10111 104 Avenue   Edmonton T5J 0J4

To apply for this job please visit recruitment.edmonton.ca.

Transportation Project Engineer, Mobility Strategies (Job#40242)