Municipal & Utilities Relations Specialist

At Rogers, we are committed to helping Canadians bridge the digital divide and ensure that no one is left behind in accessing reliable connectivity. Through our Service Expansion projects, we are proud to bring our wireless and internet service to homes and businesses across the country to connect them to the people and things that matter most. 


Our rapidly growing team is looking for new team members who are committed to making connectivity possible for our neighbours, communities, and local businesses. This team works cross-functionally, collaborating with our Network, Rogers for Business, and Consumer teams to make a lasting impact in underserved or unserved communities for generations to come. 


Come play a key role in building the future of innovation in Canada.

Are you up for the challenge and the fun? If so, consider the following opportunity:


National Real Estate has an exciting opportunity for you if you are striving to work in a motivating, dynamic environment as a Municipal & Utility Relations Specialist.  We are looking for a responsible and passionate team member who will administer, organize, and support multiple Outside Plant Engineering process and design deliverables. This is your chance to demonstrate your skills and competencies in a rapidly changing equal opportunity environment in a large organization. We look forward to meeting with you and helping you succeed in this opportunity. 


What you will be doing:

  • Support Outside Plant Engineering, Access Network Engineering and other internal stakeholders with escalations to local municipalities utility companies and industrial organizations as required. 
  • Maintain a strong and productive working relationship for Rogers with the local municipalities utility companies and industrial organizations.
  • Represent Rogers at all relevant meetings (such as PUC and planning meetings) with the municipalities, utility companies, and Industrial organizations.
  • Ensure processes are in place, documented and followed as they relate to permit applications, permissions to construct, replace or maintain Rogers infrastructure and network.
  • Liaise with Rogers Regulatory, Municipal and Industrial Relations, Government Relations departments to ensure all standards, policies and agreements are interpreted, understood and adhered to by all stakeholders.
  • Work with stakeholders to assist with resolution of Rogers Network Outages where intervention is required with Municipality or Utility.
  • Maintain and share all pertinent contacts, processes, and documents related to Municipal and Utility Relations.


What you have:

  • College Diploma or Post-Secondary Education in a technical or engineering discipline preferred (Civil Engineering or Electronics/Electrical Engineering). 
  • Understand the municipal utility infrastructure including CATV, telecommunications, power, natural gas, water, sewer and roads.
  • Knowledge of municipal and utility applications and processes would be a definite asset.
  • Related experience in Municipal and Utility Relations (5-10 years)
  • Effective experience with reading and interpreting contract, legal documents and standards.
  • Demonstrated abilities to manage and execute projects.
  • Strong understanding of process management
  • Commitment to quality performance and teamwork across multiple disciplines
  • Detail oriented with an aptitude for tracking progress across many disciplines
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

Schedule: Full time
Shift: Day
Length of Contract: Not Applicable (Regular Position)
Work Location: 10 Dyas Road (234), North York, ON
Travel Requirements: Up to 10%
Posting Category/Function: Project Management & Engineering
Requisition ID: 284711

What makes us different makes us stronger. Rogers has a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion. Everyone who applies for a job will be considered. We recognize the business value in creating a workplace where each team member has the tools to reach their full potential. At Rogers, we value the insights and innovation that diverse teams bring to work. We work with our candidates with disabilities throughout the recruitment process to ensure that they have what they need to be at their best. Please reach out to our recruiters and hiring managers to begin a conversation about how we can ensure that you deliver your best work. You matter to us! For any questions, please visit the Rogers FAQ.
Posting Notes:  Digital & Technology





Toronto, ON, CA

Being a Rogers team member comes with some great perks & benefits including:

· Health & well-being benefits
· Donation matching
· Paid time off for volunteering
· Wealth Accumulation including: Pension plan & Employee stock options
· Generous employee discounts
· Leadership development, Mentorship, and Coaching programs

*available for full-time and part-time permanent employees, some restrictions apply

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