Clearwater County has a new and exciting opportunity for the right person to launch broadband accessibility and performance for our citizens! Reporting to the Manager of Information Technology, this new position is our ‘point person’ to develop relationships and coordinate action plans into service deliverables.
Key Responsibilities Include:
Key responsibilities will include preparing, monitoring and controlling the project budget and project costs; establishing priority areas and solutions that impact on project design; develop, recommend and implement approved strategic direction plans; oversee the development of technical and functional requirements; select and negotiate with contractors, stakeholders and vendors; researching, analyzing and providing advice; liaise with government and stakeholders and keep the County informed on an on-going basis.
Canadian citizenship and residing in Canada [Alberta residency is an asset];
Diploma or degree in Engineering Technologist or Telecommunications;
Minimum of 3 years’ project management experience related to implementing technology or infrastructure [previous experience in municipal utilities is a definite asset];
Competent working knowledge of structured cabling, routing, switching, and IP protocols;
Strong analytical and negotiation skills;
Solid understanding of the ‘end-to-end’ project management process;
Experience working with consultants, varying levels of government and their respective approval agencies;
Strong written and verbal communication/presentation skills;
Experience working with Councils, Boards or Committees [preferred]; and,
PMP designation [preferred].
Submit your cover letter, resume and starting salary requirements (in PDF or Word format only) to firstname.lastname@example.org by 12:00 pm on Friday February 14, 2020.
Clearwater County thanks all applicants for their interest; however, only those candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted.
*NOTE* Clearwater County will not accept proposals from consultants on a fee-for-service contract.
Additional Job Information:
Posted Date: Jan 15, 2020
Closing Date: Feb 14, 2020