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Public Works Manager/Foreman Employer: Municipality of Swan Valley West Location: Swan River, MB Application Deadline: TBD

Job Description:

The Municipality of Swan Valley West invites applications for the position of Public Works Manager/Foreman. This non-union position will report directly to the Chief Administrative Officer.

Specific Responsibilities include but not limited to:
– Development of tender documents for contracted out projects and Grant Applications.
– Supervise contractors in the performance of work contracts and ensure that proper Construction Specifications are adhered to.
– Maintain an inventory of roadwork materials.
– Maintain detailed records and files on maintenance activities and costs.
– Maintain detailed records and files on capital activities and costs.
– Respond to emergency situations as required.
– Provide information required for billing custom work or sale of goods or services.
– Preparation of work orders, plans, and specifications for specific public works projects.
– Design and prepare budgetary estimates for “in-house” drainage works & road reconstruction in accordance with the Standard Construction Specifications.

A more detailed job description may be obtained by calling our office at (204) 734-3344 or emailing

Direct Applications To:

Municipality of Swan Valley West
Box 610
Swan River, MB, R0L 1Z0
Attention: Interim-Acting CAO


Tel: 204-734-3344

Application Deadline: Open until filled