The Town of Three Hills is seeking a motivated professional to lead and provide overall strategic direction to the Operations and Infrastructure department, which includes water treatment and distribution, wastewater collection and treatment, stormwater management, solid waste collection including a landfill, and roadway network. The Director will develop a positive culture within the department, through a progressive and visionary leadership style in a unionized environment, while aligning with organizational goals and strategic priorities.
Key Responsibilities Include:
Lead and manage, and monitor the Operations and Infrastructure department
Develop and implement operational and capital budgets
Ability to lead, coach, and mentor staff in a unionized setting
Facilitate communication between internal departments and external agencies or contractors
Liaise and coordinate with external agencies, associations, and other operational areas
Develop, implement and interpret policies, bylaws, and legislation
Ability to demonstrate strong analytical, decision-making, and problem-solving skills
Ability to work cooperatively with the management team and support other departments
Strong interpersonal and communication skills
Strong capital project development and management skills
Knowledge and working experience of municipal engineering and project design
Post-secondary education in the field of Engineering, Business, or Public Administration or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience
Knowledge and experience in municipal infrastructure and operations
Minimum of five (5) to eight (8) years’ leadership experience at a management level in a municipal setting
Proven success developing and maintaining relationships with residents, coworkers, elected officials, and other stakeholders
Ability to use a computer with demonstrated proficiency and knowledge of software such as Outlook and Office
Please email resumes to email@example.com referencing “Director of Operations and Infrastructure” in the subject line. Applicants are requested to also provide a cover letter. To learn more about the Town, please visit www.threehills.ca. For more information about this position contact Petra Jerricke, HR Officer at firstname.lastname@example.org, or Ryan Leuzinger, CAO, at email@example.com.
The Town thanks all applicants for their interest. Only individuals selected for interviews will be contacted. The Town is an equal opportunity employer, and all applications will be reviewed to determine which candidates' qualifications most closely match the advertised requirements.
Additional Job Information:
Posted Date: June 08, 2021
Closing Date: Jul 02, 2021