Public Works Superintendent

District of Wells

District of Wells

Public Works Superintendent

Closing Date: 4:00pm, Friday February 7, 2020

Title: Superintendent of Public Works
Hours of Work:  Full Time and on call as needed
Salary Position with Benefits

Statement of General Duties: 
The successful candidate must be in good physical shape as there is heavy lifting involved and dirty repetitive tasks. The position is responsible for the delivery of water and wastewater services, supervision of road maintenance and repair contractors, parks, sanitation, and building and vehicle maintenance. He/she must supervise and lead public works employees in an effective and responsible manner. He/she must also respond to concerns and complaints of residents in a professional manner.

The incumbents are responsible to work under the direction of the Chief Administrative Officer.

Qualifications, Skills & Experience:
Minimum qualifications:

  • Three years of experience working with municipal sewer and water systems
  • Valid EOCP Water Treatment 2 certification (or be working towards level 2 certification)
  • Valid BCWAA Wastewater 2 certification (or be working towards level 2 certification)
  • Valid Class 5 B.C. Driver’s License or higher, air brake endorsement preferred
  • Ability to undertake physical labour
  • Competency in the use of Microsoft Office suite
  • Strong communication and supervisory skills
  • Contractor (heavy equipment) supervisory experience
  • High school grade 12 diploma

The District may be willing to train an individual who is seeking long term employment in Public Works and is motivated to take the necessary training and certifications in a timely manner.

How To Apply:
Resumes to the Attention of the Chief Administrative Officer, Donna Forseille, will be received at the Wells Town Hall located at 4243 Sanders Avenue in Wells, B.C. before 4:00pm., Friday, February 7, 2020.

Resumes may be delivered by hand or as follows:
By Mail: District of Wells, PO Box 219, Wells, BC V0K 2R0                                        
By E-Mail:

Organization: District of Wells

Location: Wells, BC
Region: North Central / Cariboo
Professional Categories: Public Works & Operations
Posted: January 8, 2020, 10:14 am
Expires: February 7, 2020, 4:00 pm

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