Director of Operations

Town of Fox Creek


Competition #: 18-2018

Director of Operations

What a Director of Operations does:
  • The operations director is responsible for operation and maintenance of roadways, utility services, works equipment and municipal buildings.
  • Controls department spending within budget allocations.
  • Member of Disaster Services Committee & Joint Safety Committee.
  • Operate Water distribution system and waste water collection system.
  • Provides general safety training and new hire orientations.
  • Hiring, training, coaching and review of public works staff.
  • Oversee capital projects, contracted services and equipment purchases.
  • Landfill operations—adherence to environmental regulations.
  • Plans and directs comprehensive maintenance and replacement program for all municipal equipment and facilities.
  • This position will be required to attend and present at council meetings.
  • Adherence to all Town Policies and Procedures.

What are we looking for?
  • Post Secondary or trades certification relating to the position.
  • Three to Five years senior management experience.
  • Level II Water Distribution, Wastewater Collection, Water Treatment.
  • Level I Wastewater Treatment. (minimum requirements)
  • Strong comprehension regulatory requirements.
  • Good interpersonal skills in working with public and coworkers.
  • Experience in road construction, budgeting and admin procedures.
  • Class 5 license with air brake endorsement.
  • Project management experience, including blue print reading.
  • Will be required to provide satisfactory RCMP check and drivers abstract.

Why work for us?
The Town of Fox Creek works hard to be known as an employer of choice in the community.  We continually try to promote from within and are dedicated to  providing stable, reliable employment opportunities.  We are aware life happens, and we make every effort to be accommodating and flexible while upholding the bylaws and policies passed by council.

Please submit your resume and cover letter by email quoting the job title in the subject line:
Town of Fox Creek 102 Kaybob Drive PO Box 149 Fox Creek, Alberta T0H 1P0

Find us on Facebook at: Town of Fox Creek

First review of applicants will take place November 30th; interviews will be awarded based on merits of candidate.   

We want to thank all applicants, however only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.

Position Type
Permanent Full Time

Rate of Pay
$89,000—$120,000 plus extended health care and pension plan

Hours of Work
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Competition Close Date
Open until candidate is chosen

Organization: Town of Fox Creek
Location: Fox Creek, AB
Region: Athabasca / Grande Prairie
Professional Category(s): Public Works & Operations, Sewer & Wastewater, Water Services
Posted: November 22, 2018, 11:25 am
Expires: December 21, 2018, 4:30 pm

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