Public Works Superintendent

City of Colwood

City of Colwood
Public Works Superintendent


POSTING ID #:  COC20181026     
POSITION TITLE: P UBLIC WORKS SUPERINTENDENT    
DEPARTMENT:   PUBLIC WORKS 
POSITION TYPE:  FULL TIME REGULAR, EXEMPT POSITION
HOURS OF WORK:  35 hours per week, Monday – Friday between the hours of 8am – 5pm

The City of Colwood has an opportunity for a FULL TIME REGULAR PUBLIC WORKS SUPERINTENDENT. This position is exempt from the bargaining unit.  

NATURE AND SCOPE OF WORK
Reporting to the Manager of Public Works, the Public Works Superintendent provides field leadership, supervision and technical guidance to foreman and work crews engaged in the maintenance and repair of the City’s assets including storm drainage, roads, parks, sanitary, and pedestrian systems with the purpose of accomplishing the goals and objectives established for the department.

The Superintendent will be responsible for hiring, coaching and managing staff, and ensuring compliance with applicable bylaws, policies, statutory requirements, and the collective agreement.  Responsibilities also include maintaining technical knowledge of effective planning and maintenance, facilitating the implementation of an asset management priority-based program, providing technical and other reports, ensuring quality control, and evaluating work to ensure planned results are achieved. 

The Superintendent is accountable for safe work practices through their practice of due diligence and an understanding of the role of WorkSafe BC and the statutory and regulatory requirements as they relate to areas of responsibility. The Superintendent will promote safety through their active participation in all aspects of the OH&S programs including regular inspections, safety meetings, investigations and safety events.

A complete job description is available at www.colwood.ca/careers

POSITION REQUIREMENTS
A level of education, training and experience equivalent to a Diploma in a related discipline such as civil engineering technology plus a minimum of 3 years’ supervisory experience in a unionized environment for either a public works or multi-disciplinary construction company.  

Using the subject line POSTING ID# COC20181026, please submit your resume and cover letter, in confidence, to Rob Boyle, Manager of Public Works at careers@colwood.ca.

Applications will be accepted until 4:30pm on Monday, November 19, 2018.

Organization: City of Colwood
Location: Colwood, BC
Region: South Vancouver Island
Professional Category(s): Public Works & Operations
Posted: October 26, 2018, 11:33 am
Expires: November 19, 2018, 4:30 pm

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