Project Manager, Water Services, Guelph


Project Manager, Water Services

The City of Guelph is a vibrant community with over 120,000 people located in the heart of Southern Ontario, just one hours driving distance from Toronto.  Set in a picturesque natural setting, Guelph is known for its rich architectural heritage, growing economy and excellent quality of life - all good reasons to consider a career in this beautiful city.


This temporary position is responsible for implementation and project management of the Accelerated Meter Replacement Program on behalf of the Water Services Division. This position is required to liaise within the department and throughout the organization, including Procurement, Building Services, Engineering and Capital Infrastructure Services, Finance, as well as external Contractors to effectively coordinate and deliver 26,000 customer meter replacements within the established schedule, budget and scope.  Reporting to the Manager of Operations, and guided by the goals and objectives of the City of Guelph Corporate Administrative Plan and Values of integrity, excellence and wellness, the candidate will enhance asset renewal and support equity and fairness in water and wastewater customer billing practices while aiding in the achievement of the community vision – to be the city that makes a difference.




$44.06-$55.07 per hour


Qualified applicants are invited to apply using our online application system by Monday, January 29, 2018. Please note all applicants must complete the online questionnaire specific to this position at the time they submit their resume and cover letter in order to be considered. Proof of qualifications will be requested at the interview stage.

To access the online application system, please visit the job posting listed on http://guelph.ca/employment-careers/ and click on the “Apply for this job” icon. Instructions will follow.

The City of Guelph is an equal opportunity employer which values diversity in the workplace. We are therefore happy to accommodate any individual needs in keeping with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. If you require an accommodation in order to participate in the hiring process, please contact us to make your needs known in advance.

Personal information collected through the recruitment process will be used solely to determine eligibility for employment. We thank all candidates in advance; however, only those being considered for an interview will be contacted.

The City of Guelph is an equal opportunity employer.