Maintenance Foreman – Foreman IV – Special Areas Board

Maintenance Foreman – Foreman IV

SALARY: $70,018 - $85,593 per annum

HANNA: Reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor, this permanent full-time position manages the Special Areas No. 2 road maintenance team. This position is responsible for providing leadership to a team of operators to support the safe and cost-effective delivery of road maintenance services in Special Area No. 2.

Primary responsibilities include supervising the operation of equipment and up to 16 employees in the maintenance, repair, and snow removal of gravel and surfaced roads in a large rural municipality. Other responsibilities include: maintenance and operation of the district shop, equipment, and yard; providing advice regarding local road infrastructure; assisting with development of annual work plans; delivering Special Areas Safety Program and all OH&S regulations; gravel prospecting; supporting emergency management responses; and acting as lead point of contact for ratepayers with road maintenance concerns.

QUALIFICATIONS: A minimum of 3 years’ experience operating equipment, preferably in a road maintenance environment. Strong mentoring, organizational, and problem-solving skills are required to effectively coordinate the delivery of road maintenance services. Effective interpersonal and conflict resolution skills, including coaching and a collaborative communication style, are key to long-term success in this role. Demonstrated knowledge in AVL systems and experience with the Microsoft Office suite is an asset. A valid class 3 drivers license with air endorsement is desirable. Equivalencies will be considered.

For additional information contact Wade Heiland, Maintenance Supervisor at (403) 779-3733.

May 31, 2019

This is a designated safety sensitive position and mandatory drug testing will be conducted on all newly hired employees.

Please send or fax application form or resume quoting competition number to:
Human Resource Services
Special Areas Board
Box 820
Hanna, AB T0J 1P0
Fax (403) 854-5527

We thank all applicants; however only those invited for an interview will be personally contacted.