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Public Works Superintendent Employer: RM of Wallace-Woodworth Location: Area of Rural Municipality of Wallace-Woodworth Application Deadline: TBD

Job Description:

The Rural Municipality of Wallace-Woodworth is seeking a motivated individual for the position of Public Works Superintendent.

The Public Works Superintendent assists the Chief Administrative Officer in overseeing the RM’s Transportation Department, along with urban transportation sidewalks and urban road networks. The candidate will also be responsible for overseeing sanitation & landfill management; and operation & management of the RM Equipment Fleet.

The successful candidate should possess a high level of maturity; proven management and leadership skills in developing an effective and efficient team; excellent communicator; strong analytical problem solving and conflict management skills. Leads by example. Shows respect and support for others & the goals that are set out from management. Exhibits positive and professional attitude to keep building a strong team.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Valid Class 5 Driver’s License, willingness to upgrade to Class 3A or Class 1A, if requested.
  • At least five to ten (5-10) years of previous work experience supervising and managing work activities.
  • Industry experience performing public works, especially roads and services in a municipality or related environment, including: road building, road repairs/restoration (paved and unpaved), and general earth work.
  • Knowledge of motor graders, loaders, and other equipment is very important (ability to operate and train on this equipment would be considered an asset).
  • Post secondary education in civil engineering, business management, or heavy-duty mechanics will be an asset.
  • Project management knowledge and experience will be an asset.
  • Strong time management and organizational skills.
  • Collaborative and a team player; has the ability to be a contributing member of the Senior Management Team demonstrating strategic & operational leadership and innovation skills.

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 any of the contacts noted below.

Resumes will be reviewed as early as March 12, 2021.
This posting will remain open until a suitable candidate is located.
This position commences as soon as possible.

Direct Applications To:

RM of Wallace-Woodworth Municipal Office
154023 PR 257
Box 2200 (Corner of 83 Hwy & PR 257)
Virden, MB R0M 2C0


Application Deadline: Open until filled