Cypress County is a rural municipality in the southeast corner of Alberta. The majority of the County’s 1.3 million hectares are utilized for agricultural purposes. The County’s approximately 7,800 residents live on farms, acreage subdivisions and in 10 small urban communities. Cypress County promotes a relaxed rural lifestyle and a safe community for families. Along with the City of Medicine Hat, CFB Suffield and Cypress Hills Provincial Park, this area is a great place to live and work.
Cypress County offers an attractive total compensation package, including competitive salary, in addition to supporting learning and development opportunities. This full-time, temporary position entails a 40 hour work week. To learn more about what Cypress County has to offer please visit our website, www.cypress.ab.ca
If this opportunity interests you, please forward your resume and cover letter no later than 4:30 pm on Monday, July 5, 2021 to firstname.lastname@example.org
Cypress County thanks all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Key Responsibilities Include:
Reporting to the Director of Public Works, the Public Works Operations Supervisor is responsible for the supervision of staff as well as the planning, organizing and directing of road and solid waste management programs. Sound analytical skills will be required to review Public Works data and identify efficiencies that may lead to improved services and cost reductions to service. Previous experience in project management including planning, budgeting, cost estimating and scheduling is preferred.
Our ideal candidate will bring a minimum of seven (7) years of related experience, including three (3) years supervisory experience, in a municipal transportation setting, including experience with rural road construction, maintenance standards and bridge inspections. You have demonstrated leadership, coaching and mentoring skills combined with effective organizational and problem-solving abilities. You are an excellent communicator and have a proven track record of establishing and maintaining productive working relationships with a variety of stakeholders. Ability to problem solve, collaborate and resolve conflicts are essential skills for this role. Preference may be given to those who possess a Civil Engineering Technologist diploma or related education.
Additional Job Information:
Posted Date: June 22, 2021
Closing Date: Jul 05, 2021