The Municipal District of Bonnyville No. 87 invites applications for the position of Capital Project Foreman. The successful candidate will report to the Manager of Utilities, Fleet & Facilities.
Key Responsibilities Include:
Duties & Responsibilities:
Assist in the management and supervision of consultants, outside contractors and/or municipality staff on Capital Projects and/or internal municipal projects.
Discuss priorities and schedules with the Manager of Facilities, Fleet, and Utilities.
Recommend procedures to achieve goals while considering government standards and policies.
Establish and maintain clear communication within all municipal departments.
Accomplish deadlines while working effectively under public pressure.
Provide positive leadership and guidance to contractors, consultants, and municipal staff.
Participate in capital and operating project development, project identification, technical project management, risk analysis, and technical administration.
Participate in the management and supervision of the operations & capital works of the Bonnyville Regional Airport.
Assist in developing a capital plan and the delivery and management of capital projects with the assistance of contractors and engineering consultants.
Participate in the development of preliminary cost estimates for potential or desirable future works to facilitate consideration for approval and prioritization.
Participate in the development of terms of reference for required consultant services including soliciting and evaluating proposals with a recommendation for consultant activities.
Assist in the scheduling, coordinating and preparation of tender documentation.
Assist in the scheduling and arrangements for preliminary survey designs, engineering, construction activities, and necessary land acquisitions to facilitate timely implementation of approved capital and/or internal operating projects.
Participate in the management and coordination of contract supervision, cost control, and where required, measurement and quantity verification for contractor payment.
Ability to consult and coordinate with other supervisory staff to establish and monitor the number and types of equipment required to provide optimum delivery of capital or operating projects.
Assist in the management and coordination of the municipal health and safety program as it pertains to municipality staff.
Ability to address projects strategically.
Assist in the preparation and presentation of required Requests for Decision at Council meetings.
Report issues and/or concerns and provide possible alternatives for corrective action.
University or Technical/Community College graduate or equivalent in engineering, planning and development, or other related fields.
Post-Secondary education in civil or mechanical engineering, transportation and utilities management, or leadership is preferred.
PMP designation would be a definite asset.
C.E.T., E.I.T. or higher designation is preferred.
Minimum of five (5) years of progressive experience in a municipal environment.
Excellent interpersonal skills with demonstrated leadership ability.
Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
Valid Class 5 driver’s license.
Please visit md.bonnyville.ab.ca/jobs.aspx for a full job description.
All interested applicants are invited to submit their resume, in confidence to:
Municipal District of Bonnyville No. 87
Attn: Human Resources
Postal Bag 1010
Bonnyville, Alberta T9N 2J7
Closing Date for Applications: February 11, 2022
Additional Job Information:
Posted Date: Jan 28, 2022
Closing Date: Feb 11, 2022