The Municipality of Souris-Glenwood invites applications for the position of Assistant Public Works Foreman. This is a full time 40 hours per week non-union position reporting to the Public Works Foreman. This position will be required to perform a variety of tasks related to public works infrastructure and equipment.
The successful application must demonstrate skill, knowledge and experience repairing and maintaining municipal infrastructure and the operation, maintenance and repair of equipment relevant to the position. Due to the physical nature of the position, the successful applicant must be physical fit in order to carry out designated responsibilities.
The successful candidate must be a team player possessing effective communication skills and must be courteous and respectful to Council, supervisors, co-workers, and the general public.
Education, Skills and Abilities
Grade 12 or G.E.D
Valid Manitoba Class 3 with air endorsement Driver’s License with positive driving record
Ability and strength to perform manual labour tasks
Minimum 3 years’ experience in municipal or comparable setting operating and maintenance and repair of equipment and tools
Mechanical and automotive repair experience
Knowledge of The Dangerous Goods Act, Workplace Health and Safety and WHMIS
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
Ability to work independently or in a team environment
The Municipality of Souris-Glenwood will be offering competitive salary compensation with experience and qualifications and comprehensive benefits package.
Resumes will be reviewed as early as September 18th, 2020. Position will stay open until a suitable candidate is located. Position commences as soon as possible.
Qualified candidates are encouraged to submit the resume marked “Assistant Public Works Foreman” no later than September 25th, 2020. Resumes to be accompanied by a covering letter and 3 references.
All applications will be accepted in confidence and submitted to the Municipality of Souris-Glenwood either by email or regular mail at the addresses below, or in person to the municipal office at 100, 2nd Street South in Souris.
Municipality of Souris-Glenwood
PO Box 518
Souris, MB R0K 2C0
Application Deadline: September 25, 2020