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Organization:    Ministry of Transportation
Division:    Remote Transportation Office
City:    Bearskin Lake
Job Term:    1 Permanent
Job Code:    12494 - Highway General Foreman/Woman 1
Salary:    $21.45 - $23.89 Per Hour*
Posting Status:    Open
Job ID:    55351
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Are you a self-driven team leader? Do you have skills in facility, road maintenance or construction? If so, consider this position with the Ministry of Transportation.

What can I expect to do in this role?

You will:
• direct, supervise and perform a variety of maintenance tasks
• perform maintenance (changing fluids, lubricating, making adjustments to components)
• operate a remote airport facility airstrip, airport buildings and equipment
• • supervise the construction and repairs of runways, roads, fencing and brush clearing

How do I qualify?

• restricted radio operator (air) license or ability to obtain

Equipment operation skills:
• heavy equipment (packer, bulldozer, loader, grader and dump truck)
• small equipment (chainsaw, welder, circular saw, drill press, and grinder)

Technical knowledge of:
• knowledge of airport operations and maintenance procedures
• knowledge and experience of minor repairs to buildings and utilities
• knowledge of health and safety practices

Technical skills:
• ability to repair and service equipment
• ability to maintain equipment and tires

Leadership skills:
• decision making abilities
• public relations and communication skills
• good supervisory and administrative skills
• work planning and organizational skills

Successful candidate must have secured living accommodations with approval of Chief and Council.

**We would encourage you to apply online although resumes will be accepted by fax at 807-473-2123.

Additional information:

  • 1 Permanent, Bearskin Lake, North Region
Compensation Group:   Ontario Public Service Employees Union
Schedule:   4.7
Category:   Maintenance and Trades
Posted on:   Wednesday, July 24, 2013
  • T-MT-55351/13
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Remember: The deadline to apply is Thursday, August 8, 2013 11:59 pm EDT. Late applications will not be accepted.

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*Indicates the salary listed as per the OPSEU Collective Agreement.
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