Career Opportunities

Career Opportunities

We are looking for people who share a commitment to building a sustainable community, who share our values of integrity, trust, loyalty, accountability and social responsibility for the well being of our residents.  Consider joining our organization if you want to be part of:

  • a safe and healthy workplace
  • an organization committed to teaching, developing and enhancing employee skills
  • a high performing team

Come work where quality of life matters.
Friendly people with passion will thrive in our organization.

Career Opportunities with The Blue Mountains

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12 - 18 Months

Planning and Development Services

Please direct inquiries regarding this position to:
Human Resources
519-599-3131 (244),

Posting Date:
Wednesday, February 14 2018

Closing Date:
Wednesday, February 28 2018

Position Description:

The Town of The Blue Mountains is a growing and progressive, four-season community with stunning natural features, including the Niagara Escarpment, Beaver Valley and the Georgian Bay shoreline, and the various recreational activities and experiences they afford. We are seeking to fill the position of Development Engineering Reviewer in our Planning & Development Services Department for a 12 – 18 month contract. Advantages of The Blue Mountains include excellent quality of life, endless opportunities, the amenities of a complete community and proximity to the Greater Toronto Area, come join us!

Position Overview:  
Reporting to the Manager of Development Engineering, the Development Engineering Reviewer will prepare, coordinate and compile review comments for submissions by the development community to ensure adherence to plans, specifications, instructions, Town Engineering Standards, and industry best practices. Organize and coordinate the Department’s technical review process by circulating design submissions to various internal departments and specialized external peer reviewers, and compile, coordinate and summarize comments for distribution to the proponent. Undertake project management role for Town projects as assigned including project scope development, budget preparation, coordination, consultant and contractor procurement, payment recommendation, and associated duties to ensure design, approvals, and construction of infrastructure are carried out in the best interest of the Town. Undertake field construction inspection as required of works initiated by the Town and/or the development community to ensure adherence to relevant Development Agreements and contract documents.

Required Knowledge, Skills & Experience:
• Community College graduate of a 3-year program of civil engineering design of municipal infrastructure or equivalent
• Minimum 5 years as a civil reviewer/technician with substantial experience in the review and approval of development projects
• Eligible for membership in OACETT
• Thorough working knowledge of the development planning approval process
• Experienced user of AutoCAD, GIS and hydraulic computer models
Information for Interested Candidates:

Salary Range: Grade 8 ($60,267- $74,006 - 2018 Rate)


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If any of these positions interest you,
please submit your resume through one of the following ways:

By mail:

The Blue Mountains
Box 310, 32 Mill Street
Thornbury, Ontario, N0H 2P0

In person:

The Blue Mountains
32 Mill Street
Thornbury, Ontario

By email:

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted.

The Town of The Blue Mountains is an equal opportunity employer.
Accommodation will be provided in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code.

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Human Resources

Human Resources
519-599-3131 x244

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