Engineer 4 (Assistant to the District Engineer)

Department of Transportation and Infrastructure
Engineer 4
(Assistant to the District Engineer)
(Open Competition)
District #1 - Bathurst

The Department of Transportation and Infrastructure is seeking an individual to join the Bathurst District as an Assistant to the District Engineer working in Bathurst.

As a member of the management team, the successful candidate will be responsible to provide technical and managerial direction to the district maintenance team in the areas of highway, bridge and building maintenance. Working under the direction of the District Engineer the primary functions will be to administer and manage the delivery of the district maintenance programs. This will include the development and monitoring of maintenance and capital projects and programs, administration of approvals for subdivision developments, dealing with Human Resources issues, responding to public inquiries, and ensuring safe and environmentally sound work practices.

ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS: Engineer 4: University degree in Civil Engineering with a minimum of eight (8) years' work experience including five (5) years in the field of highway construction and/or maintenance and a minimum of five (5) years supervisory and administrative experience. An equivalent combination of education, training and experience may be considered. Registration as a Professional Engineer with the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientist of New Brunswick and possession of a valid New Brunswick Driver's License are also required.

Written and spoken competence in English and French is required. Please state your language capability.

Applicants must clearly demonstrate the essential qualifications to be given further consideration. Please ensure that preferred language for assessment is identified on your resume.

The following operational requirement is also required: travel throughout the District.

BEHAVIOURAL COMPETENCIES: The successful candidate will possess the following behavioral competencies: Results Orientation, Developing Others, Effective Interactive Communication and Team Leadership.

Résumés should be in chronological order specifying education and employment in months and years including part-time and full-time employment. This competition may be used to fill future vacancies at the same level.

SALARY: Engineer 4: $2,686.77 to $3,504.15 bi-weekly (based on a 36 ¼ hour work week).

We encourage applicants to apply on-line at, by e-mail to, or by mail at the following address by March 21, 2019 indicating competition number R40-2018/19-252. This competition may be used to fill future vacancies at the same level.

Department of Transportation and Infrastructure
Employment Services
Human Resources Branch|
P. O. Box 476, Bathurst NB E2A 3Z4
Telephone: (506) 547-2144

We thank all those who apply however only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

As per the Civil Service Act, candidates registered with the Equal Employment Opportunity Program and veterans, who demonstrate they are among the most qualified, shall be given preference at the time of appointment.

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