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Project Manager

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Position Information

Position Title Project Manager
Job Status Regular Full-Time
About Us
Home to vast parkland and attractions including Grouse Mountain, Lynn Canyon and Capilano Suspension Bridge, the District of North Vancouver is inspired by nature, and enriched by people. Designated one of BC’s Top Employers for six years, the District offers exciting professional development opportunities and a competitive total compensation package including a nine day fortnight. This is an exciting time to join the District, as we embark on a range of initiatives to transform digital service delivery, customer experience, and our approach to climate action. Known for being a flexible, family-friendly employer with an inclusive workplace culture, the District of North Vancouver is an exceptional place to work. If you are civic-minded and interested in making an impact on people and businesses on the beautiful North Shore, consider working for the District of North Vancouver.
Position Overview
We are looking for a regular full time Project Manager to join the District’s Integrated Planning Group reporting to the Section Manager, Integrated Planning within the Engineering, Parks and Facilities Division. In this role you will provide project management services to support the operationalization of asset management within the Division. This will include developing and implementing a framework for District infrastructure and buildings that leverages our existing Asset Management strategy to create a clear line of sight between how assets are planned, delivered, maintained and funded and the services they support in order to ensure sustainable service delivery. This will include liaising and coordinating with consultants and subject matter experts within the organisation and working as part of a cross functional team with service providers, infrastructure planners, asset managers, and Finance.
You will be responsible for ensuring Asset Management Plans are integrated as part of Engineering Parks and Facilities daily operations for both new capital projects and renewal work. Activities include the development and implementation of standards for Asset Management planning and reporting in line with best practices, identifying key areas for development, preparing cost estimates and business cases for consultants or additional support to bolster the quality of Asset Management oversight.
As part of a cross functional team working with internal District divisions to ensure desired results; prepare project scopes, schedules and budgets; chair meetings; review reports and project deliverables at various stages for conformance to project needs and established standards. Prepare and maintain a variety of materials such as records, status reports, correspondence, and project specifications; monitor and assess progress and perform additional related work as required.

You will have the Project Manager Professional (PMP) designation, along with post-secondary education related to project management, Business management or civil (or other) engineering, along with a minimum of 5 years of related experience in a project management role. Certification in Asset Management (such as NAMS) is a requirement. A technical certificate, Diploma or Bachelor’s in project management or Business or a related field is expected. An engineering background is an asset. A valid Class 5 BC driver’s licence is required.

Hours of Work: 35-hour work week (Compressed work schedule available)
The District of North Vancouver is committed to creating a diverse, inclusive, and accessible work environment. If you have what we’re looking for and have a passion to serve people and the community, a demonstrated understanding of safety, a commitment to supporting a healthy and safe workplace, and a willingness to take further safety training as required, we would like to hear from you. Please apply with on-line at to be considered. This postsing will remain open till filled. 

If you require accommodation to participate in the recruitment process, please inform us when we contact you.

We thank you for your interest in employment with the District of North Vancouver and advise that only those shortlisted for an interview will be contacted.

We respectfully acknowledge the Coast Salish peoples, specifically the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh Úxwumixw (Squamish), and səlilwətaɬ (Tsleil-Waututh), on whose ancestral lands the District of North Vancouver is located.

Compensation The pay range for this exempt position is $116,842.20 to $129,497.97 per annum (2024 rates)
Posting Detail Information

Posting Number JP#24-20
Job Open Date 04/03/2024
Job Close Date
Special Instructions to Applicants

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * What is the highest level of education attained?
    • High School Diploma/GED
    • Technical/Trade School Certificate/Diploma
    • Associates Degree
    • Bachelors Degree
    • Masters Degree
    • PHD
  2. * How many years of experience do you have in this type of position?
    • 0-1
    • 1-3
    • 3-5
    • 5-7
    • 7+

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
  1. Degrees/Certificates
  2. Other