Ontario Public Service Careers - Job Preview
Apply By: Tuesday, January 22, 2013 11:59 pm EST Print this pagePRINT

Competition Status: Posting Closed

The total number of applications is not available because applications were not received online.

We are no longer accepting applications. To obtain information on the status of the competition please contact the organization indicated on the Job Advertisement.

To look for other job opportunities that match your skills and experience go to Job Search. You may also subscribe to our Job Alert service to receive emails when new jobs open up that match your determined search criteria.

Thank you for your interest in the Ontario Public Service.

Organization:    Ontario Clean Water Agency
Division:    Sales and Marketing
City:    Mississauga
Job Term:    1 Permanent
Job Code:    PME11 - Management Engineering PM-11
Salary:    $96,056.00 - $125,582.00 Per Year
Posting Status:    Open
Job ID:    49564

The Ontario Clean Water Agency (OCWA) is looking for an experienced engineering services departmental manager to provide leadership OCWA Engineering Services Group. The group provides expertise in technical aspects of water and wastewater, and is responsible for the management of major capital works and a host of engineering consulting services, including asset management, biosolids management, and process efficiency reviews and energy management.

The Director will be expected to build this group beyond its current capacity and capabilities to become an integral part of OCWA's value added service offerings.

What can I expect to do in this role?

In this high profile fast-paced role, you will:
• Generate revenue from the provision of engineering and consulting services to OCWA customers and new customers within a commercial environment
• Execute OCWA's operational strategy and plans against pre-set strategic goals for engineering services.
• Liaise with Clients, working closely with the sales organization and the operation's organization to ensure that OCWA's plans are achieved efficiently and effectively.
• Manage a team of professional engineers
• Ensure that this whole group is highly visible within the industry and that OCWA is recognized as being a leader in the provision of engineering services to the water and waste water sector.

How do I qualify?

• Engineering degree and membership in good standing with the Association of Professional Engineers of Ontario (PEO);

Knowledge and Skills
The successful candidate will have proven strengths and experience in the following areas:

• Leadership and Management Skills with a track record of building and leading a team of professional high performing staff:
• Business Management Skills with proven track record of achieving growth and hitting personal and corporate objectives
• Communication and interpersonal skills evidenced by successful dealings within the industry and with customers at industry conferences and meetings.
• Judgment, analytical and problem solving skills with a consultative and collaborative approach to addressing issues and opportunities.
• Planning and organizational skill with a proven ability to build and manage a financial and business plan .

Other Essential Skills
• Extensive management experience in an engineering discipline as related to water and wastewater system design, construction and operations
• Understanding of key financial principles as related to providing professional services and to managing a revenue generating department
• Project Management experience or credentials
• Knowledge and leadership in technology and innovative solutions to the water/wastewater industry

We Offer
• A defined benefit pension plan
• Maternity and parental leave top-up benefits which includes adoptive parents
• Comprehensive Health Plan
• Life and Disability insurance
• A progressive work environment that promotes a work/life balance
• Flexible learning and development opportunities
• Opportunities for career advancement and specialization through a wide range of career fields within the Ontario Public Service

Additional information:

  • 1 Permanent, 2225 Erin Mills Parkway, Mississauga, Central Region
Compensation Group:   Management Compensation Plan
Schedule:   6
Category:   Senior Management
Posted on:   Tuesday, January 8, 2013
All external applicants (including former employees of the Ontario Public Service) applying to a competition in a ministry or Commission public body must disclose (either in the cover letter or resume) previous employment with the Ontario Public Service. Disclosure must include positions held, dates of employment and any active restrictions as applicable from being rehired by the Ontario Public Service. Active restrictions can include time and/or ministry-specific restrictions currently in force, and may preclude a former employee from being offered a position with the Ontario Public Service for a specific time period (e.g. one year), or from being offered a position with a specific ministry (either for a pre-determined time period or indefinitely). The circumstances around an employee's exit will be considered prior to an offer of employment.
Remember: The deadline to apply is Tuesday, January 22, 2013 11:59 pm EST. Late applications will not be accepted.

We thank you for your interest. Only those selected for further screening or an interview will be contacted.

Job advertisements for positions that have been designated bilingual will be provided in both English and French on the website. Positions that are not designated bilingual are not translated and are displayed in English only on both the English and French versions of the website.

Les annonces d'emploi pour les postes désignés bilingues sont publiées en anglais et en français sur le site Web. Les annonces pour les postes qui ne sont pas désignés bilingues ne sont pas traduites et elles figurent en anglais seulement, tant dans la version française que dans la version anglaise du site.

The Ontario Public Service is an inclusive employer.
Accommodation is available under the Ontario Human Rights Code.

Note: The only website where you can apply on-line for positions with the Ontario Public Service is http://www.gojobs.gov.on.ca

Canada's Top 100 Employers Greater Toronto's Top Employers Canada's Top Family-Friendly Employers Canada's Best Diversity Employers Top Employers for Canadians Over 40 Canada's Greenest Employers Canada's Top Employers for Young People