Job Classification Title PROJECT LEAD TRANSPORTATION SERVICES
Requisition # 2317694 X
Division Transportation Services
Section Traffic Management Centre (TMC)
Work Location 703 DON MILLS ROAD
Job Stream Project Management
Job Type Permanent, Full-Time
Salary/Rate $81,390.40 - $95,604.60 / Year
Hours of Work (bi-weekly) 70.00
Shift Information Monday to Friday, 35 Hours per Week
Wage Grade 6
Job Code (PSG) TM2186
Number of Positions Open 2
Posting Date 09-Jan-2019
Expiry date 23-Jan-2019
The Project Lead will provide support, as well as work independently to manage projects, activities and assignments in the delivery of Transportation Services programs.
Manages contract(s) with vendors
Reviews, tracks, and evaluates consultants’ and/or contractors' progress and performance to ensure quality assurance/quality control and adherence to schedule, budget, and project scope
Responsible for communications strategy and ongoing communications with City Councillors and any other City agency stakeholders
Conducts research, ensuring that such research takes into account developments within the field, corporate policies and practices, legislation and initiatives by other levels of government
Develops and implements detailed plans and recommends practices regarding program-specific requirements
Provide advice, guidance and technical assistance to City and stakeholder staff related to Transportation Services initiatives
Manages assigned projects and provides contract management to ensure effective teamwork and communication and high standards of work quality, to advance Transportation Services' initiatives in a complex municipal environment
Monitors projects with the help of other City divisions to ensure completion in accordance with approved plans, schedules and budgets
Prepares project plans, reports and status updates on contracts
Establishes, maintains and fosters linkages to other divisions, Agencies, Boards and Commissions to ensure effective partnerships
Leads multi-disciplinary divisional project teams
Supervises project team members and support staff
Prepares responses, reports and correspondence on behalf of the Manager
Prepares reports and submissions for the information of senior staff and City Council
Provides membership and input to various committees and relevant professional and industry organizations
Coordinates input into the Capital Works Program and Operating budget
Develops Terms of Reference and contract documents for consultant/contractor assignments
Develops training course material, conducts training and provides presentations, as required, for various levels of internal and external management/stakeholders
Represents the Manager at project stakeholder meetings, as required
Acts as a resource person for inquiries on Transportation Services activities.
Work for the City you Love
Toronto is Canada’s largest city, the fourth largest in North America, and home to a diverse population of about 2.8 million people. Consistently ranked one of the world’s most livable cities, we are a global centre for business, finance, arts and culture. Join the award-winning Toronto Public Service as a Project Lead – Traffic Management Centre within our Transportation Services Division.
How to Apply:
For more information on these and other opportunities with the City of Toronto, visit us online at www.toronto.ca/jobs. To apply online, submit your resume, quoting File #2317694 X, by January 23, 2019.
Equity, Diversity and Inclusion:
The City of Toronto is committed to fostering an inclusive, accessible environment where all employees and members of the public feel valued respected and supported. We are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of the public and the communities in which we live and serve.
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Post-secondary education in Transportation Engineering, or a discipline pertinent to the job function, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience. Certification as a PMP is an asset.