Clearwater County is accepting applications in consideration of one of our key supervisory positions in our Operations section of our Public Works Department: Surface Roads Supervisor.
This position works closely with our Director, to review, plan, project, budget and staff [internal, contractors, seasonal] resources associated with our programs in Dust Control, Surface Roads Winter Maintenance, Chip Sealing program, and Asphalt Maintenance. The incumbent in this position is to be available for on-call duties.
Key Responsibilities Include:
Prepare estimates of probable costs of materials, labour and equipment for projects;
Assists the Director in developing policies for Council approval, ensures implementation and compliance after approval and provides regular status reports;
Monitor day to day contractors field activities;
Ensures that all safety requirements and policies of the Municipality and Occupational Health and Safety legislation and good workplace practices are being conducted;
Supervise and inspect the work of contractors and consultants;
Completes formal and informal inspections for surface roads maintenance projects;
Responsible for the safe, proper operation, attention and maintenance on vehicles and/or equipment;
Responds to public inquiries and concerns by municipal rate payers and ensures their inquiries are addressed in a courteous and timely manner.
Civil Engineering Technologist diploma is preferred. Equivalencies may be considered.
Working knowledge of OH & S legislation and safety in roads maintenance best practices
Supervisory experience is preferred.
Current First Aid/CPR Certificate
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Computer literacy and proficient working level of numeracy/reports
Good oral and written communications skills including public presentation skills
Ability to plan and organize
This position is managerial in nature and is not eligible for overtime: additional annual vacation leave is provided in lieu. Hours of work/commitment time is 40 hours weekly, from Mondays to Fridays. Please provide a resume, the names of 3 business references, and your required starting salary. Applications will be accepted on-line and sent to: firstname.lastname@example.org
We thank all applicants in advance for your interest in Clearwater County but only those who meet responsibilities and requirements will be contacted directly.