Project Manager - Transportation Design

Salary and benefits

Management & Exempt Salary Grade 7 Salary: $93,624 to $117,030 per annum

Organization name

The Regional Municipality of Durham


Reporting to the Manager of Transportation Design, the successful applicant will be responsible for planning, budgeting and completing the engineering design of various Regional road, bridge and storm drainage projects.

The incumbent will:

  • Manage and oversee the planning and design of road related projects and improvements carried out by staff or consultants from inception to completion
  • Represent the Region on transportation planning and design projects initiated by the province, area municipalities and other organizations that may affect the Region's transportation system
  • Supervise, develop and coach assigned staff
  • Identify and monitor funding requirements and financial feasibility of projects
  • Present information and answer questions at public and stakeholder meetings
  • Respond to inquires and resolve concerns from the public and stakeholders
  • Prepare committee/council reports and recommendations
  • Participate on internal and external teams and/or committees in the development of transportation engineering design and construction practices


  • A Civil Engineering Degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Licence as a Professional Engineer with the Professional Engineers of Ontario
  • Extensive related project management and engineering experience in the areas of functional planning and detailed design for municipal roads
  • Knowledge of the Municipal Class Environmental Assessment, and familiarity with various other municipal, provincial and federal acts, policies and guidelines as they pertain to road related projects
  • Excellent interpersonal and problem solving skills, effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Computer proficiency using Microsoft Office programs

How to Apply

Come find a home where exciting and rewarding careers are balanced with your lifestyle. We thank all applicants; however, only those being considered will be contacted. Please apply online (www.durham.ca) no later than midnight on the closing date indicated on the Job Posting.

Deadline for applications