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Associate Director Engineering Admissions

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Associate Director Engineering Admissions

TM8 is currently seeking an Associate Director of Engineering Admissions for a leading regulatory body in British Columbia, to oversee improvement of processes and operational efficiency. The successful candidate will need to encompass an Engineering or Geo-science background with successful complex Project Management as well as Administrative Management.

A postgraduate degree in engineering, geoscience, business, law or public policy would an asset. Registration or eligibility to register as a Professional Engineer (P. Eng.) in BC.

The role is in a Regulatory environment.

This is a Senior Management position, reporting to the Director level and would include managing 5 direct reports on a team of 12.

Essential qualities – Associate Director Engineering Admissions

Highly personable and collaborative individual with the ability to relate to and engage with a range of personalities and people from a range of departments and perspectives

Outstanding Analytical Skills

Proven experience with process improvement, and successful project management

A more detailed job description will be provided to candidates who meet these requirements.


Reporting to the Director of Admissions, the role would be appropriate for someone with an Engineering + Project management background along with 5+ years in an administrative / leadership role within the quasi-Government, Government, Crown Corporations or Academic industries.

The position will also require the person to demonstrate that they have:

• Proven leadership, mentor-ship and coaching skills

• Proven ability to inspire trust, confidence and respect of staff, peers, leadership, volunteers and clients

• Proven ability to exercise mature judgment, diplomacy, discretion and to maintain confidentiality

• Excellent interpersonal, teamwork and communication skills – including listening, written, verbal communications

• Researching, project management, analyzing and applying legislation and policies, managing projects and budgets, leading diverse teams, and using web-based tools and applications

• Training in Administrative Law is an asset, relevant BC legislation including the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.


The employer offers a salary of $120,000 – $130,000 with an outstanding benefits and perks package.

5 Weeks vacation to start

RRSP matching

Dental, life

Flex days, 36 hour work weeks

$5000 car allowance / year

We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted and further details on the role will be provided.