Streets and Roads Supervisor

Town of Canmore

We are currently accepting applications for the position of

Streets and Roads Supervisor

Full-time, Permanent

Why work for the Town of Canmore?
For starters, you can take great pride in our collaborative organization, its positive work culture and our amazing group of talented people. Our staff genuinely care about our community and accomplish outstanding work each and every day for its citizens. The Streets & Roads Supervisor has the opportunity to positively impact our community by leading and managing the team responsible for the safe and quality upkeep of our streets and roads.
Position Overview:
Reporting to the Manager of Public Works, the streets & roads Supervisor will be responsible for the overall planning, budgeting, management and leadership of the streets and roads team. Some of the work you will be directing includes street sweeping operations, snow and ice control, line and message painting, maintenance of the town’s fleet, sidewalk and pavement repairs, signage, and overland drainage maintenance. You will maintain strong relationships with various external stakeholders, as well as provide support to other Town departments and special events.
The perfect candidate for this job is an experienced leader with a collaborative work style. At the Town of Canmore, we are committed to hiring first for attitude and secondly for skill, which means that you’ll need to demonstrate a proven track record of working positively and collaboratively with others. To be successful in this role, you will need to have excellent communication skills, and the proven ability to lead, train, and mentor a team of staff. As you will be completing a wide variety of administrative tasks, we require someone with advanced computer skills and the ability to learn new programs quickly. Our organization takes safety seriously, and we require all of our employees to use the standard industry practices to keep everyone safe on the job. To that end, we’re seeking an individual with a strong background in health & safety management systems and ability to nurture a strong health and safety culture.
Closing Date for Applications: This posting will remain open until Friday, August 31, 2018
How to Apply: 
Please apply online at our website at For best results, combine your cover letter and resume into a single document (PDF or Word) to upload. To help us learn more about you, in your cover letter please clearly detail the following:

  1. Why do you want to be a Streets & Roads Supervisor for the Town of Canmore? Why Canmore?
  2. What are your interpersonal and leadership skills that would make you a great addition to our team?
  3. What related technical Streets & Roads experience do you possess that would make you a good fit for this role?

Prior to receiving an offer of employment, the successful candidate will be required to submit copies of all required certifications and documentation, including driver's abstract and vulnerable sector criminal records check. The Town of Canmore wishes to express our appreciation to all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position. However, only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.


Organization: Town of Canmore
Location: Canmore, AB
Region: Banff / Jasper / Rocky Mountain House
Professional Category(s): Public Works & Operations, Transportation & Highways
Posted: August 8, 2018, 10:22 am
Expires: August 31, 2018, 4:30 pm

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