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The City of Surrey

Project Coordinator

Posted 7 days ago

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Job Description


As one of the fastest growing cities in Canada, City of Surrey is a globally recognized leader in building vibrant, sustainable communities through technology and innovation. City of Surrey employees are talented innovators, inspired by meaningful work and the opportunity to drive our city-and their careers-forward. Build a City. Build a Future at the City of Surrey.

Employment Status

Union - CUPE Local 402 - Regular Full-Time


In support of the Strategic Initiatives & Investments Division, Social Infrastructure & Community Investments Department, this is a senior technical, administrative and supervisory position that oversees the coordination of exciting capital construction projects within the City. Current projects include the Cloverdale Sport & Ice Complex, the expansion of Chuck Bailey Recreation Centre and the new Newton Community Centre.

The Project Coordinator will seek to support senior staff in administrative responsibilities, and perform complex technical work related to the completion of a variety of capital projects in a relevant area of building engineering and architecture.

Reporting to the Project Manager, the Project Coordinator will act as a liaison and coordinator between various key stakeholders for a wide variety of design and constructions projects.


Key responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
    • Performs administrative and supervisory duties in project management, planning, coordinating, reporting, monitoring, policy interpretation, and cost control. • Assists senior staff with the preparation, development, review and implementation of departmental policies, practices and procedures, and capital work programs. • Assists senior staff in the selection and management of consultants providing engineering services to the Department. Prepares designs, detail drawings, specifications and project estimates. • Prepare technical and status reports, project specifications, project cost estimates and schedules, and budget reports. • Conduct field inspections of the work performed and ensures the work is completed in accordance with contractual terms and regulations. Ensure that the quality of work is within City standards and is completed in a timely and cost effective manner. • Coordinates internal design reviews, and checks consultant design documents for accuracy, completeness, appropriateness, and conformance to City policy, bylaws, contract requirements, regulations, guidelines and standards. • Responds to inquiries from staff, contractors, consultants, and the public. • Assists at public meetings, liaises with outside agencies, and prepares major reports.

Our ideal candidate will have:
    • Completion of a two-year diploma in Engineering Technology from a recognize post-secondary institution • Five years engineering experience with a demonstrated record of technical knowledge, skills, and ability and supervisory experience in the relevant areas of engineering and/or equivalent combination of training and experience • Valid BC Driver's License

Nice to have:
    • Education in Building Technology plus experience in the area of Architecture
Other Information

Pay Grade: 27

Hourly Rate: $ 47.52
Pay Step Pay Rate Step 1 $47.52 Step 2 (6 Months) $49.52 Step 3 (18 Months) $51.52 Step 4 (30 Months) $53.84

Conditions of Employment

Successful applicants must provide proof of qualifications.

Closing Date

This job will be posted until May 31, 2024.

Our Values

Integrity - Service - Teamwork - Innovation - Community

About The City of Surrey

The City of Surrey is one of 21 municipalities in Metro Vancouver in British Columbia, Canada. We are located on the Lower Mainland on the south side of the Fraser River and share a border with the United States of America. Within Metro Vancouver, Surrey is the largest city in land area, and second most populous city with a population of more than 517,000. Learn more about the city in the Surrey census data profile. Surrey is comprised of urban areas as well as significant agricultural and rural areas. The City is also one of the fastest growing, culturally diverse cities in Canada. We are a forward thinking, globally recognized leader in building vibrant, sustainable communities through technology and innovation. Our combination of entrepreneurial approach, big city resources and remarkable growth have given us opportunities to build an accessible and sustainable city where people can live, visit, work and play.

Company Size

1-10 employees

Application closing date is 2024-08-09

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