• Full Time
  • Vaughan, ON
  • March 26, 2019

Website City of Vaughan


We have an exciting Temporary Unionized opportunity in the Transportation Services, Parks & Forestry Operations Department for an experienced and motivated individual

Utility Coordinator

(Contract – Up to 2 Years)

(JOB # J0319-0159)

As one of Southern Ontario’s fastest growing cities, with its mix of urban and rural areas, Vaughan is an in-demand place to live and work. Vaughan is considered one of Canada’s most family friendly cities with a dynamic and diverse population of over 300,000.  With one of the top performing economies, a growing tourism industry and an enviable portfolio of recreational and cultural venues, this is the place where you want to be.

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. Perform other related duties and research, as assigned that are in accordance with job responsibilities or necessary departmental or corporate objectives.

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 Tuesday March 26, 2019.

Please note that only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

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.

To apply for this job please visit cityofvaughan.njoyn.com.

Utility Coordinator