Capital Regional District Appoints Ted Robbins as General Manager of Integrated Water Services

Mar 14, 2013

Victoria, BC - Robert Lapham, Chief Administrative Officer of the Capital Regional District (CRD), is delighted to announce the appointment of Ted Robbins as General Manager, Integrated Water Services, effective immediately.

"Ted's significant experience and qualifications in water, wastewater engineering and operations, including his almost seven years with the CRD make him the ideal individual to lead the Integrated Water Services team," said Robert Lapham. "His demonstrated record of leadership and ability to create a shared vision, identify new opportunities and motivate staff is invaluable and I am thrilled that he has accepted this critical leadership role."

Ted Robbins began his career with the CRD as a Senior Engineering Technician in 2006, and since that time has taken on progressively more senior positions in the organization. In 2008, he was promoted to Manager, Core Area Operations, Environmental Services and in 2009 he became the Senior Manager, Operations and Local Services, Environmental Services. In 2010, he accepted the position of Senior Manager, Water Management of the newly formed Integrated Water Services Department, where he built new management and operational teams.

Most recently, Ted served in an Acting capacity as General Manager of Integrated Water Services for the last seven months. Ted holds a Bachelor of Science in Geography from the University of Victoria, as well as a Certified Technician Designation (Civil) from Applied Science Technologists and Technicians of British Columbia.

The Integrated Water Services (IWS) Department is responsible for the operation, maintenance, infrastructure engineering and capital improvements for the regional water and wastewater systems in the CRD, as well as the water and wastewater systems in the local service areas of the CRD.

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For further information, please contact:
Andy Orr, Senior Manager
CRD Corporate Communications
Tel: 250.360.3229
Cell: 250.216.5492