Regional Municipality of Peel

  • Manager Capital, Wastewater Collection & Conveyance

    Posted Date 1 week ago(12/6/2018 3:06 PM)
    System ID
    # Positions
    Position Type and Status
    Regular Full-time
    Job Industry
    Environmental, Government and Public Sector
    Career Level
    Post End Date
    1/3/2019 11:59 PM
    CAD $110,091.00/Yr.
    CAD $137,616.00/Yr.
  • Job Description

    Manager, Capital, Wastewater Collection & Conveyance
    Public Works- Wastewater


    Do you have working experience managing Capital projects within the Wastewater specialty?

    Do you have a Degree in Civil Engineering along with 5-8 years of Capital/Construction work experience?


    Are you a passionate people leader who can inspire, motivate and mentor staff?


    This may be the leadership opportunity for you…


    Reporting to the Director, Wastewater, the Manager is responsible to manage Capital projects within Wastewater. This role is required to define project objectives, scope of work and schedules for Capital projects within Wastewater while partnering with internal departments and external stakeholders.



    • Manages and delivers Capital projects under Wastewater Programs identified in the Capital Budget and Forecast (approved annually by Regional Council)
    • Effectively establishes and sustains working relationships with internal Divisions and Sections
    • Partners with other organizations including MTO, Area Municipalities, Regional Municipalities and Conservation Authorities to deliver the most efficient and effective services
    • Assigns and Distributes workload to technical staff while providing overall leadership, guidance and advice
    • Liaises and co-ordinates with the Public, Elected Officials concerning the delivery of the Capital Program and addressing any concerns or complaints
    • Successfully manages the operation of the section as well as handles escalated issues from reporting staff
    • Provides strategic leadership including coaching and mentoring of the technical team including the completion of performance appraisals for immediate reports, handling of performance issues and supporting staff development and training
    • Develops plans for the Section and makes recommendations to the Director on project priorities, service delivery strategies, and means of resourcing and related cost implications
    • Responsible for the administration of the Section’s Operating and Capital budget, prepares financial forecasts and presents same to Director for approval
    • Hires external Engineering Consultants for the provision of engineering services, evaluates the annual programs and external consulting engineering services as necessary
    • Defines business advantages for implementation of new technology and for software enhancements, reports systems malfunctions and deficiencies, and recommends effective and efficient solutions
    • Develops, promotes, and implements an environment of continuous improvement and quality service to improve effectiveness and efficiency of programs and services
    • Represents the Department as required on relevant task forces, steering committees


    • Degree in Civil Engineering and/or related discipline along with proven knowledge of theories and practices of civil engineering
    • Minimum of  Five to Eight (5 – 8) years of related Capital experience and work experience in a municipal environment
    • Professional Engineers of Ontario certification in considered an asset
    • Thorough knowledge of municipal engineering infrastructure and water and wastewater design concepts including condition assessment and rehabilitation.
    • Solid understanding of Public Works issues, services and processes with thorough knowledge of applicable legislation, regulations and standards
    • Solid project management skills to proactively establish goals, identify problems, determine and isolate causes, and recommend/implement corrective action
    • Seasoned leadership skills to build and maintain strong teams and partnerships
    • Ability to lead in the development, implementation, monitoring and maintenance of a comprehensive process management framework
    • Working knowledge/understanding of computer software applications and specialized programs.
    • Strong interpersonal skills to liaise with external and internal clients

    Location: 10 Peel Centre Drive, Suite B, Brampton 

    Hours of Work: 35 Hours per week; Monday-Friday


    If this exciting leadership opportunity matches your qualifications and experience, please apply online


    About Us

    The Region of Peel serves a vibrant and culturally diverse community of more than 1.4 million residents and 163,000 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.


    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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