With a population of 32,097, Parkland County offers a range of municipal services and a vibrant mix of agricultural, residential, industrial and recreational opportunities. This unique rural area is situated on the west outskirts of Edmonton, just 20 minutes from downtown, and stretching over 2438 sq. km. of picturesque landscapes.
Key Responsibilities Include:
Parkland County has a permanent, full-time position available in the Engineering Services Department for an Engineering Officer. Reporting to the Manager, Land Development Engineering, the Engineering Officer is involved in the development engineering component of reviewing and analyzing statutory and non-statutory plans; evaluating engineering designs and documents; conducting forecasting for engineering design and servicing studies; and guiding the implementation of development agreements. This position requires strong working knowledge and experience with standard and non-standard engineering designs reviews, engineering and construction knowledge in infrastructure management, transportation, stormwater management and land development. In addition, this position interacts with developers and engineering consultants on a continuous basis, assists with departmental area projects, supports other departmental functions when required and operates as a part of team responsible for supporting planning and development applications in Parkland County.
Competition Number: 22-07 Rate of Pay: Competitive salary to be commensurate with education and experience. Hours of Work: 7 hours/day; 35 hours/week Competition Closing Date: Open Until Suitable Candidate is Found Benefits: Extensive benefits are offered including an option to join our Earned Day Off Program.
COVID-19 Notice: Parkland County has implemented a COVID-19 Vaccination Status Directive. All new employees hired on or after December 1, 2021 will be required to be fully vaccinated prior to their first day of work and show proof through a provincially approved QR code.
Civil Engineering Technology Diploma or a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering from an accredited post-secondary institution along with the applicable designation as a Professional Engineer or Certified Engineering Technologist is required.
Minimum of five (5) years related experience in the design and/or design review for construction and inspection of subdivisions and general land development is required.
Experience in the construction of municipal infrastructure, Traffic Impact Assessment analysis, Storm Water Report analysis, Water and Sewer servicing analysis and, overall site grading and drainage is required.
Design review and construction inspection of Sanitary Lift Stations, Storm Lift Stations and Storm Water Management Facilities (SWMF) is required.
Knowledge and experience with higher level statutory plans and the associated engineering requirements are an asset.
Strong Computer skills including Microsoft Office programs is required.
Valid Class 5 Alberta Driver’s License. Upon hire, a current, satisfactory Driver’s Abstract must be provided.
Additional Job Information:
Posted Date: Jan 14, 2022
Closing Date: Feb 09, 2022