New Job Streets Planning Engineer In Manitoba

Streets Planning Engineer
Streets Planning Engineer

Streets Planning Engineer

Company : City of Winnipeg
Salary : Details not provided
Location : Manitoba

Full Description

The Streets Planning Engineer is responsible for completing preliminary and detailed geometric design services, as well as routing and functional planning of new transportation facilities, identifying right-of-way for acquisition and disposal and evaluating traffic noise.

As the ** Streets Planning Engineer you will:**

  • Develop and review the functional plans for new transportation facilities.
  • Develop, review and authorize detailed geometric designs for new transportation facilities and improvements to existing facilities.
  • Review and authorize the geometrical and roadside safety designs of all capital transportation systems.
  • Coordinate the acquisition and disposal of right-of-way.
  • Conduct, review and authorize traffic noise studies for residential development.
  • Provide leadership and supervision of junior staff.

Education qualifications include : )

  • Bachelor's degree in civil engineering. A master's degree or higher in transportation planning or related field is considered an asset. '

  • Experience with geometric design of transportation facilities.

  • Experience developing routes and functional planning for new transportation facilities.

  • Effective interpersonal skills with the ability to develop and maintain effective relationships between a variety of internal and external stakeholders (co-workers/consultants/clients etc.) : )

  • verbal and written communication skills. )

  • With strong presentation skills, the ability to present information to a variety of audiences.

  • Microsoft Office and AutoCAD proficiency. ) I agree:

  • Ability to manage a diverse workload and adapt to changing priorities.

  • Ability to apply sound judgment and demonstrate political acumen.

  • The knowledge and ability to apply local and national technical guidelines and standards properly.

  • Experience of conducting traffic noise studies is an asset.

  • The knowledge of roadside safety design is an asset.

  • IMPORTANT : Applicants who have been educated outside of Canada must have education which is comparable to the minimum qualification in Canada. Applicants submitting foreign credentials require an official academic assessment report issued by a recognized Canadian assessment service at application.

Conditions of employment:

  • The successful applicant must maintain legal eligibility to work in Canada. If the successful applicants possess a work permit, it is their responsibility to ensure that the permit remains valid.
  • Registered (or eligible for registration) with Engineering and Geoscience Manitoba EGM.
  • Must possess and maintain a valid Manitoba Class 5 driver's license. Successful applicants will be required to provide a legal notice of the driver's inability to drive.

  • Must be able to provide a vehicle for transportation while on city business subject to the terms and conditions of the Winnipeg Transportation Policy.