Transportation Planning Engineer

Company: Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure
Location: Coquitlam, British Columbia

Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure
Transportation Planning Engineer
$64,086.02–$83,564.81 annually plus 5.5%% Recruitment and Retention

This is a temporary opportunity for 1 year which may become permanent.

An excellent senior opportunity for a dedicated professional.

The purpose of this position is to provide transportation planning expertise in the South Coast Region. This includes, but is not limited to, leading transportation needs assessments to identify and justify future transportation improvements and strategies, developing highway systems plans and corridor plans, leading multidisciplinary project teams for planning studies and participating as a project team member through the design phase.

In addition to this exciting opportunity, the BC Public Service is an award-winning employer in British Columbia, including such accolades as being one of BC's Top Employers for 2017, one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers for 2017, and one of Canada's Top Family-Friendly Employers in 2017. The BC Public Service offers a healthy work/life balance, excellent benefits, including one of the best pension plans available, and a variety of opportunities for career learning and development. To find out more, explore What the BC Public Service offers You.

The BC Public Service is committed to creating a diverse workplace to represent the population we serve and to better meet the needs of our citizens. Consider joining our team and being part of an innovative, inclusive, and rewarding workplace.

Qualifications for this role include:

  • Bachelor's degree in applied science/engineering, preferably in civil engineering, with courses in transportation engineering field.
  • Registration or eligibility for immediate registration as a professional engineer with the Engineers and Geoscientists BC.
  • A minimum of 4 years related experience working in transportation planning and/or engineering is preferred. Years as an engineer-in-training count towards the 4-year requirement.
  • An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.
For more information and to apply online by March 31, 2019, please go to:

Attention: only applications submitted through the BC Public Service’s employment website (see link above) will be accepted.