Public Works Superintendent

Community Government of Behchoko

Public Works Superintendent

The Community Government of Behchokǫ̀ is seeking a Public Works Superintendent (PWS).  Reporting to the Senior Administrative Officer, this position will oversee the management, administration, and delivery of all Community Government public works programs and services in order to ensure that Behchokǫ̀ residents receive effective and appropriate services. 

While work actual hours may fluctuate, depending on service requirements, this position is expected to work a standard 40-hour week and supervise a department of approximately 15 staff.

The ideal candidate
  • Must have a Valid Driver’s License;
  • Must provide a Criminal Record Check;
  • Must have a strong practical and proven background in municipal public works operations, including budgeting, staff/project scheduling, and monthly departmental performance analysis;
  • Should have good computer skills; and
  • Should have proven verbal & written communication skills.

Although not an excluding factor, additional consideration will be provided for candidates who are fluent in Tłı̨chǫ.

The Community Government of Behchokǫ̀ offers competitive salaries, benefits, and a positive work environment.  Benefits coverage provided by NEBS.  For a copy of the current job description (under review) or for any further details, please contact Louisa Wedzin, Senior Administrative Officer at (867)392-6500 ext. 2302 or email

Please submit a complete resume, cover letter and references on or before 3:00 pm, September 27, 2019 to the following address:

Community Government of Behchokǫ̀
ATTN:  SAO Louisa Wedzin
P.O. Box 68
Behchokǫ̀, NT X0E 0Y0

The Community Government of Behchokǫ̀ thanks everyone for your interest, however only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

Organization: Community Government of Behchoko
Location: Behchoko, NT
Region: North Slave
Professional Category(s): Public Works & Operations
Posted: September 6, 2019, 3:40 pm
Expires: September 27, 2019, 3:00 pm

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