Regional Municipality of Peel

Project Manager

6 days ago
System ID
# Positions
Position Type and Status
Contract Full-time
Job Industry
Government and Public Sector
Career Level
Experienced, Management
Post End Date
10/17/2017 11:59 PM

About Us

The Region of Peel serves a vibrant and culturally diverse community of more than 1.4 million residents and 88,000 businesses in Brampton, Caledon and Mississauga.  Committed to service excellence, transparency in decision-making and responsible tax management, the Region delivers a wide range of municipal services that are customer-focused and cost-effective.


The Region of Peel has recently completed a Strategic Planning process that engaged our residents and stakeholders to answer one question: “What can you imagine for the future of Peel?” All the feedback received formed the path forward and the strategic direction for the Region over the next 20 years.



To learn more about the Region of Peel please visit our website or watch the Faces of Peel video to see how our employees impact the residents of Peel.


Job Description

Project Manager

Public Works – Water

Contract, Full Time – Duration: 13 Months


Reporting to the Program Manager, Distribution Capital you will manage a number of Regional projects that support the design, construction, expansion and improvement of the watermain transmission and distribution systems in the Region of Peel



  • Request and obtain all approvals prepare tender requests for proposals, define the scope of work, terms of reference and develop and evaluate tender documentation  
  • Coordinate and control project budgets, negotiate changes in scope and monitor to maintain the quality and schedule of the project details
  • Liase with the public, municipal and provincial agencies
  • Manage project teams that include contractors, staff, plant operators and consultants prepare CPMM documentation and reports as required
  • Provide assistance and recommendations for the development of the annual Capital Budget
  • Make recommendations to improve current practices


  • Successful completion of a degree in Civil Engineering, a Certified Engineering Technologist diploma or related field
  • Minimum five (5) years of progressive experience in planning, design and construction of municipal infrastructure including watermain transmission and distribution systems and/or sanitary sewer or an equivalent combination of education or experience
  • Thorough knowledge of design standards, related codes, regulations, safety acts, tendering/contract process and contract administration
  • Strong negotiating, planning, scheduling and project management skills
  • Excellent communication (verbal and written) and public relation skills
  • Demonstrated financial skills to make cost estimates to control budgets and expenditure
  • Preference will be given to applicants who possess a Professional Engineering Designation and are members of the Association of Professional Engineers of Ontario

Location: 10 Peel Centre Drive, Brampton, ON

Hours of Work: 830am – 430pm, CWW in effect

Additional Information

At the Region of Peel, we respect diversity and treat one another in ways that are fair, courteous and compassionate, recognizing everyone’s contributions. As an equal opportunity employer, we are committed to establishing a qualified workforce that is reflective of the diverse population we serve. The Region of Peel is committed to providing accommodations throughout the recruitment process. If you require accommodation please notify us and we will work with you to meet your needs. We encourage applications from all qualified individuals; however, only those under consideration will be contacted.


Please be advised, the Region of Peel uses email to communicate with their applicants for open job competitions. It is the applicant’s responsibility to include an updated email address that is checked daily and accepts emails from unknown users. As we send time sensitive correspondence via email (i.e. testing bookings, interview dates), it is imperative that applicants check their email regularly. If we do not hear back from applicants, we will assume that you are no longer interested in the Job Competition and your application will be removed from the Competition.


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