Reporting to the Chief Administrative Officer, the Manager of Public Works provides direction, support, and supervision to staff in the Public Works department ensuring timely, cost-effective, and safe delivery of services. The Manager is the keystone of the Public Works department and will strengthen and develop relationships with staff, elected council members, and the community.
-Plans longer-term capital maintenance and upgrades of public works and utility infrastructure in collaboration with the Chief Administrative Officer.
-Leads a team of 6 – 12 (inclusive of seasonal personnel).
-Fosters strong relationships with elected council members.
-Prepares and maintains monthly/annual budgets and estimates.
-Plans repairs and maintenance of public works and utility infrastructure.
-Supervises staff and contractors working on projects.
-Receives and responds to public complaints and queries.
-Advises and assists Council members with all matters relating to public works and utilities.
-Overall administration and supervision of public works and utilities.
-Supervision/inspections of all water and wastewater facilities and infrastructure, ensuring that all Provincial standards are met.
You and Your Experience:
-Experience leading teams within maintenance, utility, or construction-related public works setting.
-Strong ability to communicate and build relationships.
-Problem-solving capability combined with complaint management and public relations skills.
-Wastewater and utility management experience are valued.
-Asset management background would be of benefit to the position.
-Knowledge or experience in road construction project work would be an asset.
Benefits of the organization:
*Full health benefits
*Dynamic and supportive team
*A community and Council that takes pride in their public facilities and infrastructure
Public Contact Info:
To submit your candidacy:
Please apply by emailing your cover letter and resume in confidence to Jordan Wall; email@example.com.
For more information about this position feel free to contact Jordan Wall at 204-228-5485
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected will be contacted.