Director of Capital Projects

City of Grand Forks
Posted a month ago
Grand Forks,
$100,000.00 to $120,000.00 per year
Full Time

Job Description

The City of Grand Forks is looking to add a key member to their leadership team. This is an incredible once in a lifetime opportunity for a motivated individual to the City’s overall capital infrastructure and asset management program while overseeing the final stages of the flood mitigation projects.

Under the immediate direction of the Chief Administrative Officer, this position is responsible for overall program management of capital infrastructure projects in the City. Along with the current and proposed projects in the City’s capital plan, this position will be responsible for the management of structural and natural works associated with construction of new flood mitigation systems to manage floodwaters in the City.

The ideal candidate has a combination of education, training and experience equivalent to a university engineering degree combined with a minimum of five (5) years local government experience in a related field or an equivalent combination of education and experience. This person brings demonstrated leadership and relationship building skills; considerable knowledge of project management and procurement, asset management, contract and budget administration; operations experience, and a well-rounded understanding of local government legislation and practices. Exceptional oral and written communication skills are a must, along with the ability to prepare complex, technical reports for non-technical audiences.

A complete job description is available on the City’s website at

Using the subject line “Director of Capital Projects”, please submit your resume and cover letter, in confidence, to Duncan Redfearn, Chief Administrative Officer:

Applications will be accepted until 4:00 pm on Monday, April 8, 2024.

Full Job Description

Organization: City of Grand Forks

Professional Categories: EngineeringProject & Program ManagementExecutive / Administrative Management

Posted: March 21, 2024, 1:24 pm
Expires: April 8, 2024, 4:00 pm
Employment Type: Full Time
Employment Length: Permanent
Education Requirement: Bachelor’s degree
Job Experience: 5 years or more
Rate: $100,000.00 to $120,000.00 Year
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