One of Southern Ontario’s fastest growing centres, with a mix of urban and rural areas, Vaughan is a sought after place to live and work. Considered one of Canada’s most family-friendly communities, the City of Vaughan has a dynamic and diverse population of 330,000 and will grow to 416,600 by 2031. Its vision of building “a city of choice” promotes diversity, innovation, and opportunity for all citizens through public engagement. Vaughan is committed to safe residential neighbourhoods, great schools, diverse recreational opportunities, and abundant green space. Major city-building initiatives including Mackenzie Vaughan Hospital, the Vaughan Metropolitan Centre, facilitating Regional Express Rail on the Barrie GO Corridor and the Toronto-York Spadina Subway Extension.
Reporting to the Deputy City Manager, Public Works, the Director, Infrastructure Planning and Corporate Asset Management provides leadership and direction to a team of 21 for all infrastructure planning initiatives. Supporting the City’s growth management strategy by protecting, negotiating, and implementing the City’s infrastructure plans is core to the role. The Director works in partnership with other departments on land-use planning and development proposals and represents the City’s interests on third-party infrastructure planning projects. The Director develops and implements the corporate asset management vision while monitoring performance and tracking objectives.
In addition to your degree in Civil Engineering and designation as a Professional Engineer, you possess more than 10 years of experience in infrastructure planning, project management, and construction of municipal infrastructure. You have led multi-disciplinary teams and encourage collaboration and problem solving. Your track record demonstrates the successful creation of infrastructure master plans and innovation in how infrastructure is funded and developed. You bring to Vaughan experience in modernizing and integrating work order and asset management planning systems. Here is your opportunity to play a key role in the urban development of a major Canadian city.
To explore this opportunity further, please contact Julia Robarts in Odgers Berndtson’s Toronto office at 416-366-1990 or submit your resume and related information online by January 12, 2018 at https://www.odgersberndtson.com/en/careers/14459