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ASSISTANT PUBLIC WORKS SUPERINTENDENT Employer: R.M. of Wallace-Woodworth Location: Virden, MB Application Deadline: TBD

Job Description:

The Asst. Public Works Superintendent, under the general supervision of the Public Works Superintendent, is responsible for the following, but not limited to:

  • Supports and models the identified vision, values, and behaviours of the organization.
  • Plan, coordinate, oversee, and direct daily activities and operation of the Waste Disposal Grounds (WDG).
  • Responsible for the Waste Management Program for the entire municipality.
  • Inspects and oversees repairs to roads and drainage network.
  • Knowledge of heavy equipment and heavy truck operations and be responsible for training workers in their operation and in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Assists with monitoring of work orders.
  • Assist in contract management of third-party vendors.

The successful candidate should possess a high level of maturity; observation and communication skills; ability to follow instructions; exercises independent judgement and initiative. Leads by example. Shows respect and support for others & the goals that are set out from management. Exhibits positive attitude to keep building a strong team.

Skills and Qualifications

  • Valid Class 3A Driver’s License, training experience an asset; willingness to upgrade to Class 1, if required
  • At least two (2) years of previous work experience supervising and managing work activities of staff
  • Certified Landfill Operator (SWANA) or ability to obtain certification within 1 year is required
  • Industry experience performing public works, specially roads and services in a municipality or related environment, including: road building, road repairs, and general earth work

A more comprehensive job description is available upon request. The successful candidate can expect a salary and benefit package reflective of their experience and qualifications.  Interested candidates should submit a resume with three references by:


Mail/Drop-off: R.M. of Wallace-Woodworth Municipal Office

154023 PR 257 Box 2200 (Corner of 83 Hwy & PR 257)   Virden, Manitoba  R0M 2C0


Applications will be accepted until filled.

This posting will remain open until a suitable candidate is located.

This position commences as soon as possible.


Direct Applications To:

As mentioned above

Application Deadline: Open until filled