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Town of Caledon is a dynamic municipality that successfully balances urban, rural and agricultural communities. Our energetic staff are guided by our core values that create an environment for continuous improvement and customer service excellence.
In addition to offering exciting career opportunities, the Town also provides a competitive and comprehensive total rewards package. Come see how you can make a difference.
Reporting directly to the Manager, Transportation Engineering, this role is responsible for reviewing of transportation impacts of official plans, secondary plans and major development applications; providing project management services for environmental assessment (EA) studies; conducting and managing major transportation studies, engineering feasibility studies and traffic operational analysis including identification, evaluation and assessment of proposed transportation infrastructure improvements to support the expansion and improvements of Town’s road systems related to growth; preparing transportation input into Development Charge By-law updates and development agreements. As the Transportation Engineer, you will perform the following duties, including but not limited to:
- Assess and makes recommendations on transportation issues at various stages of proposed development including Official Plan, Secondary Plans, Zoning applications, and Committee of Adjustments Applications. Determines the impact on road infrastructure, safety and recommendations for additional traffic control measures
- Oversees and manage the preparation of Class Environmental Assessment studies (Class EA) for roads to ensure compliance with Town’s requirements, timing and budget. Prepares Council/Committee reports as directed
- Providing input into long-range strategic planning studies in accordance with the vision of the Town
- Conducts and leads transportation studies, including preparation of needs and justification, feasibility studies, area network studies and traffic data/operational analyses/modeling. Plan and lead Public Consultation activities including information centres
COVID-19: In consideration of the current pandemic and Public Health orders, the Town of Caledon is providing limited in-person services as Town Hall is open to the public by appointment only. The successful candidate for Transportation Engineer will be required to work a flexible schedule, including in the office, remotely and after hours (as required).
The Ideal Candidate
We are seeking an enthusiastic professional with a post-secondary degree in Civil Engineering or Applied Science from an accredited university or suitable equivalent. We are looking for a Professional Engineer (P.Eng.), in good standing with the Professional Engineers of Ontario (PEO). Our ideal candidate has a minimum of 5 to 7 years’ experience (inclusive of the Engineering Intern Training experience) in various aspects of transportation planning, road infrastructure, with demonstrated commitment to quality and process as well as complex project experience.
The ideal candidate will have working knowledge of traffic and transportation engineering and design principles and applications and progressive experience in planning, design and management of capital projects. We are seeking an individual with thorough knowledge of the Ontario Environmental Assessment Act and capital budgeting and comprehensive knowledge of transportation planning principles, concepts, practices, methods and legislation, GTA context and roles of different levels of government. We are seeking someone with exceptional interpersonal, organizational and analytical skills, excellent oral and written communication skills on technical and non-technical matters, and the ability to deal courteously and effectively with the Public, Staff, Members of Council, Consultants and the Development Industry.
This position offers a salary range of $88,556.75 – $104,166.32 plus a competitive benefit package.
Satisfactory passing of a criminal record check, and proof of qualifications will be required of any successful candidate(s) for this position.
The Town is committed to diversity and inclusivity in employment and welcomes applications from qualified individuals of diverse backgrounds. The Town is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to an inclusive and barrier-free workplace. If your application requires accommodation, please contact People Services at (905) 584-2272 Ext. 4738.
How To Apply
To learn more about employment with the Town of Caledon and to apply for this exciting and challenging opportunity, visit: www.caledon.ca/careers
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