At the City of Leduc, our mission is People. Building. Community. We offer a collaborative and dynamic workplace where our values of Teamwork, Service, Respect and Leadership guide our conduct and contribute to a healthy culture. If you would like to work as part of a progressive organization and enjoy a fast-paced environment, then this may be the opportunity for you.
Key Responsibilities Include:
This position has been deemed safety sensitive by the employer and, as such, is subject to reasonable cause and post-incident drug and alcohol testing.
About the Opportunity:
Reporting to the Manager, Utility Services, the Public Services Project Manager is responsible for the day-to-day operation of all functions within Water, Wastewater, and Stormwater areas and will be responsible for the supervision of the area including project management, performance management, risk management, asset management, budgets, compliance with legislated requirements and the continued development of safe work procedures.
Responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to:
Supervise, direct, coach, train, mentor, support and develop two direct reports (Utility Services Operator and Infrastructure Applications Administrator) and align team vision, strategy, and outcomes with organizational goals, strategic plans and business needs
Project management as it relates to the development and execution of capital municipal projects including, but not limited to, the sanitary sewer system, water distribution system, stormwater collection system and related structures
Prepare required RFP documents for services and participate in the selection process of the successful proponent, etc.
Review drawings and specifications developed by consultants to ensure compliance to the City of Leduc’s Engineering standards and best practices
Assist with the preparation of the Utility Services budget and ongoing budgetary responsibilities
Contract management as it pertains to contractors and consultants
Asset management, including seeking out opportunities for the development of software integrations for the City’s asset management software; ongoing development of the software including development of a risk assessment model for all City assets; development and maintenance of the City’s vehicle replacement criteria; development of a service level model utilizing standard asset management practices; and coordination with Engineering regarding the development of asset management procedures
Water distribution and wastewater collection as it pertains to facilitating all requirements in the legislated Code of Practice for a Waterworks System consisting solely of a Water Distribution System; assist in maintenance of the legislated Drinking Water Safety Plan; perform water quality testing, analysis and preventative maintenance; operation and maintenance of all associated water valves including testing, operation and maintenance of fire hydrants and installation and repair of water meters; operation and maintenance of storage reservoirs and associated pumping facilities and all associated equipment
Provide training, technical advice and guidance to fellow Operators to facilitate an efficient, safe and well-run water distribution system and wastewater collection system
Assist in developing and maintaining standard/emergency operating procedures for all processes related to the operation of the City of Leduc and the Capital Region Southwest Water Services Commission’s water systems and wastewater collection system
Troubleshoot, repair and maintain storm and sanitary laterals; investigate, repair and maintain all storm/wastewater mains; operation and maintenance of lift stations; perform water quality testing and analysis.
Oversee health, safety and wellness of team; perform site/facility inspections and field inspections as required for team, consultants and contractors; development and review of safe work procedures and emergency operating procedures
Participate in rotational on call duties.
You are the successful candidate for this position if you have the following:
Technical Engineering Diploma from a recognized technical institute
Alberta Environment Level 3 Certification in Water Distribution and Wastewater Collection, or able to obtain within 1 year
Eligible for professional designation as either a C.E.T. with ASSET or a P.Eng with APEGA.
Certified Technician (C. Tech), Engineer in Training (E.I.T.) or Technologist in Training (T.I.T.) may be considered with considerable experience.
Minimum 5 years of related experience or equivalent work history
Minimum 2 years of project management experience
Working knowledge of WHMIS, OH&S standards and First Aid
Experience with MS Office Suite, Geomatics Information Systems and Data Acquisition systems
Supervisory experience, including coaching, mentoring and providing technical guidance
Solid project management skills, with the ability to effectively multitask and manage competing timelines
Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Class 5 Driver’s License
Must be willing to provide a current Criminal Records Check and Driver’s Abstract at own expense
If this sounds like you, we want to hear from you! To apply, please visit our website at: www.leduc.ca/careers
Competition closes at 12:00 noon (MT) on September 2, 2021. This competition may be used to fill future vacancies at the same or lower classification level. Due to the high volume of resumes received, we are not able to respond to individual phone calls. We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.
Additional Job Information:
Salary Range: $81,806.40 - $102,294.40 / annum
Position Type: Permanent, full-time – 40 hours per week
Posted Date: Aug 19, 2021
Closing Date: Sept 02, 2021
Job ID: 21-49