• Full Time
  • Vaughan
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CITIZENS FIRST THROUGH SERVICE EXCELLENCE

We have an exciting Temporary Unionized opportunity in the Transportation & Fleet Management Services for an experienced and motivated individual

Utility Coordinator

Contract – Up to 24 Months

JOB # J0321-0587

Vaughan is a city on the move. With a downtown core rising from the ground – the Vaughan Metropolitan Centre, a state-of-the-art hospital opening its doors in 2021 – the Cortellucci Vaughan Hospital, and a bustling subway, exciting projects are transforming the community. Be a part of something amazing and build your career at the City of Vaughan.

The City of Vaughan is an equal opportunity employer serving one of the fastest-growing municipalities in Canada, we are an organization committed to diversity and inclusivity, providing a thriving work environment, excellent benefits, learning and growth opportunities and a place where collaboration and teamwork are fostered. As one of the Greater Toronto’s Top Employers for 2021, we continuously employ workplace best-practices – and they’re getting noticed! Excellence demands brilliant personalities, visionary thinking and a passion for public service. Vaughan is your place to grow.

Responsible for processing utility applications and providing conditions of approval for placing utility infrastructure and equipment in conjunction with municipal infrastructure and equipment, including reviewing and approving applications / drawings for utilities to be constructed in the Public Right-of Ways, ensuring proposed facilities are not in conflict with existing utilities or structures. Reviewing and approving service connections on municipal roads, and providing “verbal permission” to proceed with installation of utilities in emergency situations. Inspects all field work undertaken by private utilities within the right-of-way. Maintains statistics and database for recording all utility applications and service connections and catalogues municipal drawings within database. Administers City’s Fees and Charges By-law. Liaises with utilities, provides public relations function, and chairs the Vaughan Utility Coordinating Committee.

Qualifications and experience:

  • Three (3) year Community College Diploma in Civil Engineering Technology or suitable equivalent.
  • Membership in the Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technicians and Technologists as a Certified Engineering Technologist (C.E.T.).
  • Minimum of three (3) years’ engineering and public works operations experience, including reviewing utility drawings.
  • Computer literacy in AutoCAD and Microsoft applications including Access.
  • Valid Ontario Driver’s License (Class G) in good standing.
  • Strong organizational, interpersonal, and oral/ written communication skills.

If you are an energetic person who is interested in bringing your knowledge and passion to the City of Vaughan, please visit our website to apply online by Thursday April 7, 2021.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Please be advised, the City of Vaughan uses email to communicate with applicants for open job competitions.

The City of Vaughan is committed to diversity and inclusivity in employment and welcomes applications from qualified individuals of diverse backgrounds. The City of Vaughan is also committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities. If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs.

 

Utility Coordinator