You're using an older version of Internet Explorer that is no longer supported. Please update your browser.

Project Engineer - Water Planning

Surrey, BC
Full Time
7 days ago

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

Exempt - Regular Full-Time.


We are seeking a Project Engineer to provide technical and administrative assistance to the Water Section of the Utilities Division. As an integral member of the team, you will provide expertise in the planning and design of water infrastructure in addition to expertise in drinking water quality and production. If you are interested in a career that offers challenge and growth, we encourage you to keep reading.


    • You will assist in developing and delivering projects and initiatives related to the City's water utilities programs and initiatives, including infrastructure upgrade planning, condition assessment, water quality and demand management programs. • You will assist in developing and delivering asset management initiatives for the City's engineering department. • You will coordinate and manage consultants in performing planning studies, in addition to a variety of other technical and project management assignments within the Water Section. • You are a big picture thinker and are able to align engineering activities to the strategic direction of the department and City. • You have exceptional organizational skills and are able to handle multiple projects at once while performing a variety of other technical and project management assignments for the Engineering Department. • You will use your excellent interpersonal and communication skills to liaise with other internal key stakeholders, consultants, and members of the public. • You see opportunity in challenge and bring innovative solutions to meet the needs of the organization. • You are a team player who will work in collaboration in a multi-disciplinary team environment.


Applicants under consideration will possess the following qualifications:
    • Masters or a Bachelor's Degree in a related discipline of Engineering. • Professional Engineering (P.Eng) designation; or eligible for registration with APEGBC • A minimum of 3-5 years' experience in the field of civil engineering water infrastructure and/or asset management • Knowledge and/or experience with water infrastructure planning, hydraulic modelling, pump stations and PRVs is a strong asset. • Directly related experience working for or with municipalities is considered an asset. • A valid and unrestricted driver's license is required.

Conditions of Employment

Successful applicants must provide proof of qualifications.

Closing Date

This job will be posted until October 10, 2022

Our Values

Integrity - Service - Teamwork - Innovation - Community