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Manager of Operations Employer: Rural Municipality of Yellowhead Location: Shoal Lake, MB Application Deadline: June 15, 2020

Job Description:

The Rural Municipality of Yellowhead, is seeking a highly motivated and qualified individual to join our Municipal Executive Team in the position of “Manager of Operations”. The RM of Yellowhead is situated along the Yellowhead Highway #16 between PR #264 and PR #250 in the Province of Manitoba. It encompasses a total of 432 square miles and includes the communities of Elphinstone, Strathclair, Shoal Lake, Oakburn and Menzie.

A detailed job description including the function, duties, responsibilities, authority as well as the knowledge, skills and abilities will be made available to applicants on request or may be viewed on .

Essential qualifications include:

  • Experience and ability to supervise staff
  • Ability to provide training, guidance, and direction
  • Ability to prove a Respectful Work Place for all employees
  • Ability to solve problems and make sound decisions
  • Experience with Client Service and Public Relations
  • Basic knowledge of Water and Wastewater Management, and be willing to complete the Water Treatment and Distribution System Certificate program.
  • Knowledge and experience in Heavy Equipment Operation, Maintenance and Repair
  • Experience in the preparation and adherence to budgeting
  • Demonstrated computer and communication skills, including the ability to prepare memos and reports, read, interpret and update manuals
  • Familiarity with the COR and Workplace Health and Safety regulations
  • Understanding and experience using GIS systems and a GPS
  • Hold a current Class 5 drivers licence

Your cover letter and resume must clearly indicate how you meet the qualifications and your expected salary. The successful applicant will be subject to a Criminal Record Check, Child Abuse & Vulnerable Persons Act Record Check and must supply their Drivers Abstract.

Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. Please submit your application by 5:00 pm, June 15, 2020.

Direct Applications To:

Apply in writing to:
RM of Yellowhead
Attention: N. Gapka, CAO
Box 278, Shoal Lake, MB R0J 1Z0


Application Deadline: June 15, 2020