Saanich has an exciting opportunity in the Public Works Division for a personable, enthusiastic and positive team leader within the Street Operations Section. Under the general direction of the Supervisor – Public Works, this position plans, assigns, supervises, coordinates and assists in the work of employees engaged in service delivery, repair, maintenance and construction of public works infrastructure. The Assistant Supervisor provides advice to Engineers, Technicians and the public on Public Work infrastructure and Municipal Services; liaises with private contractors, homeowners, inspectors, engineering and other departments regarding problems and solutions; assembles, analyses and interprets data related to various special projects; coordinates and assists in responses to weather related emergencies, infrastructure or asset failures; assists with budgeting and estimating; and ensures the safety of staff and the public.
Requirements include Grade 12 or equivalent; one year of post-secondary courses in Business Administration, Certified Public Works Supervisor Program or another college, Technical School or University; four years of applicable industry and technical experience with three years of relevant supervisory experience; courses related to supervisory skills training and BCMSA Supervisors Safety Certificate Program; Occupational First Aid Level I Certificate; experience in project management including planning, budgeting, cost estimating and scheduling; Municipal Pavement Certificate or equivalent; Snow and Ice Certificate or equivalent; eligible for registration with ASTTBC as an associate member or with PWABC as a CPWI; a valid class 3 BC Driver’s Licence with air brake endorsement. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.
The successful candidate will be required to work Monday to Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (40 hours per week).
*Testing will be conducted*