Date de publication: 7 sep 2018
Date limite: 21 sep 2018
Manager, Roads and Fleet
Permanent Full-Time
35 Hours per week
Job # 2018-73

The Town of New Tecumseth is seeking an organized, experienced individual with a positive attitude and excellent people skills to join our team. Reporting to the Director, Public Works, this position will perform the tasks associated with the day to day delivery of activities of the Roads and Fleet business unit, including but not limited to: overseeing the service delivery for road maintenance, sidewalks, bridges and culverts, storm sewers, roadside ditches, winter control, stormwater management, traffic signal operation and maintenance, roadway safety signage and markings, street lighting, tree planting and maintenance, vehicle and equipment service and maintenance, fleet planning and procurement, fuel management and business improvement area support services for the Town; developing short and long-term business plans for infrastructure, fleet and ongoing maintenance activities; maintaining knowledge of Provincial and Federal legislation to ensure programs are completed to standard; analyzing, researching, preparing, presenting and implementing reports and recommendations on all Roads and Fleet related matters. This position ensures effective employee management, service level delivery, public safety and budget compliance.
  • Civil Engineering Technologist Diploma or Civil Engineering Degree in Environment.
  • Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technicians and Technologist (OACETT) designation.
  • Professional Engineer designation and University Degree in Public or Business Administration, Applied Sciences or Engineering would be considered an asset.
  • Requires at least five (5) years’ experience in Roads and Fleet field with at least three (3) years in a supervisory position.
  • Must have experience with monitoring and reporting financial information, maintenance management and administration of AVL/GPS telematic systems.
  • Demonstrated understanding of roads and fleet administrative services, right-away maintenance, traffic flow and roadway safety, forestry, and fleet management.
  • Thorough working knowledge of applicable legislation.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills required to liaise with the public and politicians, astute in dealing with staff, contractors and vendors.
  • Must possess excellent management and leadership skills with a demonstrated ability to foster and maintain good working relationships.
  • Competent computer skills using Microsoft Word, Excel and Work-Order systems.
  • Ability to analyze and interpret data to determine performance levels of projects, programs and services.
  • Capable of interpreting complex documents, construction drawings and technical reports.
  • Class “G” Driver’s Licence in good standing is required.
The successful candidate must have the ability to align with established goals and objectives and is able to create/follow plans and processes accordingly to deliver task and goal completion to a high standard. The successful candidate will provide clear direction and open communication with employees and address employee issues promptly, objectively and respectfully. The Town of New Tecumseth values progressive ideas and actions; the successful candidate will have proven ability to embrace change, be resourceful and seek new ideas and creativity to maximize effectiveness to provide high-quality citizen-centred services to our community.


Salary Range:  $87,878.70 - $109,691.40 (salary is currently under review)


Start Date: ASAP

Please submit your cover letter and resume in Word or PDF format to no later than 4:30 pm on Friday, September 21, 2018
Please quote competition #2018-73 in the subject line of your email.
We thank you for your interest, however; only those selected for an interview will be contacted. The Town of New Tecumseth is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection processes. If contacted for an interview, please advise Human Resources if you require accommodation.