Please note the hourly rate in this posting is made up of $31.11 - $33.22, plus an additional 'market adjustment' of an additional $3.72/ hour above the posted rates as per the Collective Agreement.
Serving a diverse urban and rural population of more than 430,000, Niagara Region is focused on building a strong and prosperous Niagara. Working collaboratively with 12 local area municipalities and numerous community partners, the Region delivers a range of high quality programs and services to support and advance the well-being of individuals, families and communities within its boundaries. Nestled between the great lakes of Erie and Ontario, the Niagara peninsula features some of Canada's most fertile agricultural land, the majesty of Niagara Falls and communities that are rich in both history and recreational and cultural opportunities. Niagara boasts dynamic modern cities, Canada's most developed wine industry, a temperate climate, extraordinary theatre, and some of Ontario's most breathtaking countryside. An international destination with easy access to its binational U.S. neighbour New York State, Niagara attracts over 14 million visitors annually, as well as a steady stream of new residents and businesses.
This is a key position supporting the design, tendering and construction of transportation capital projects.
Develop design and supporting documents to take the project from the Municipal Class EA approval through the tender stage.
Coordinate data collection, surveys, utility locates, geotechnical investigations, traffic data requirements, storm drainage data and work with other departments and local municipalities to develop project base plans and information required for design.
Develop project design includes, but is not limited to cross sections, storm drainage plans and storm sewer design, other underground infrastructure, horizontal and vertical geometric design, roadside safety design requirements and traffic control systems, with reference to OPSS and NPSCD specifications.
Organize and lead project meetings for all stakeholders, including regional staff, local municipalities, utilities, approval agencies, and special interest groups, etc.
Develop design brief and complete MOE applications, where required for project approval.
Determine property requirements and work with Real Estate team to support land acquisition required for project construction.
Develop tender documents including instructions to bidders, quantities, specifications and drawings.
Provide technical guidance, training, advice and mentorship to Divisional staff.
Uncover the wonder of the Niagara Region and join a team dedicated to meeting tomorrow's challenges TODAY!
Let us know why you would be an excellent team member by submitting your online application.
We thank all candidates for their interest however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.