Project Coordinator

Department of Civil Engineering

Employment Opportunity #225-22.23



Closing Date: January 31, 2023 at 4:30 PM





We thank all those who apply; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.








Full-Time | 1-Year Term | Fredericton | Hybrid













Standard Work Hours:

Mon - Fri | 8:15 am - 4:30 pm | 36.25 hours per week




Salary Range:

$43,900.00 - $54,880.00 per annum



Why Choose UNB?




UNB offers a large variety of benefits for employees, including a full pension, a minimum of three weeks of vacation annually, the Employee and Family Assistance Program (EFAP), and dental, life, and health insurance.


UNB is committed to ensuring employees can maintain a healthy work-life balance. As such, we're proud to support a hybrid work approach, which includes flexible hours and work-from-home options.








Reporting to the Department Chair, the Project Coordinator will support lead faculty members from Sociology and Civil Engineering to plan, develop, and implement elements of an interdisciplinary curriculum. Our initiative aims at designing and creating learning opportunities that increase awareness, knowledge, and skills on the social impacts of public infrastructure, including climate-resilient and accessible infrastructure, and community engagement. This interdisciplinary curriculum is established in collaboration of the Department of Sociology, the Department of Civil Engineering and the Centre for Technology Management and Entrepreneurship.






























  • A University Degree in Education, Social Sciences, Engineering, or a related field.







  • 1 - 3 years' experience working in a university environment developing curriculum.


Additional Strengths














  • Knowledge and experience with institutional and external processes for curriculum development is considered an asset.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong project management skills.
  • General knowledge of the domain of the societal impacts of built and natural infrastructure is considered an asset.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.








The Department of Civil Engineering, located on the Fredericton campus, offers 4-year bachelor's degrees in civil engineering and geological engineering, and research-based graduate degrees programs in all major subdisciplines of Civil Engineering including construction engineering and management, geotechnical, materials, structural, transportation, and water and environmental. Further information about the Department is available at:




This position is part of the PSAC, Local 60551 employee group and falls under the PTSU Collective Agreement.



UNB is situated on the unceded territory of the Wolastoqiyik and Mi'kmaq peoples along the banks of the beautiful and bountiful Wolastoq river, a region recognized worldwide for its natural beauty. UNB is a comprehensive university with a long history of excellence in teaching and research.






The University of New Brunswick and PSAC/PTSU Local 60551 are committed to employment equity and fostering diversity within our community and developing an inclusive workplace that reflects the richness of the broader community that we serve. The University welcomes and encourages applications from all qualified individuals who will help us achieve our goals, including women, visible minorities, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, persons of any sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

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