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Organization:    Ministry of Transportation
Division:    Provincial Highways Management
City:    Thunder Bay
Job Term:    1 Permanent
Job Code:    4A011 - Technical04
Salary:    $60,650.00 - $82,250.00 Per Year
Posting Status:    Open
Job ID:    57961
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Are you looking to contribute to the safety of Ontario's roads? Are you an electrician with a background in maintenance and construction? Then have a closer look at this opportunity to manage multi-year contracts and projects related to transportation facilities.

What can I expect to do in this role?

In this role, you can will:
• monitor installation, maintenance and repair operations on transportation facilities and equipment related to traffic signals and illumination,
• monitor contractors in the delivery of highway maintenance and repair services,
• maintain accurate work records and documents, verify that performance standards are met, prepares reports,
• inspect Ministry facilities to make recommendations related to repairs or upgrades and or report damage or misuse,

How do I qualify?

• You have a certificate of qualification for the trade of an electrician (with electronic endorsement for Maintenance and Construction)
• You have or can obtain an IMSA certification for traffic signals, level 1 and level 2.
• You have a valid class “G” Driver's License

Technical Knowledge and Skills:
• You have demonstrated knowledge and experience applying practices, procedures, specifications and standards related to the inspection, maintenance, installation and repair of highway electrical devices.
• You have knowledge and skills with contract management and administrative procedures, including documentation, cost estimates and administration of contract terms.

Communication and Negotiation Skills:
• You have proven communication skills to provide advice, input and interact effectively with contractors, consultants, and utilities.
• You have strong negotiation skills to reach agreement with contractors on changes to a contract.
• You have interpersonal skills to proved technical advice and make recommendations.

Supervision and Planning Skills:
• You have supervisory and planning skills to plan, direct and coordinate the activities of staff and contractors.

Additional information:

  • 1 Permanent, 615 James St S, Thunder Bay, North Region
Compensation Group:   Association of Management, Administrative and Professional Crown Employees of Ontario
Schedule:   6
Category:   Maintenance and Trades
Posted on:   Friday, November 1, 2013
  • W-MT-57961/13
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Remember: The deadline to apply is Friday, November 22, 2013 11:59 pm EST. Late applications will not be accepted.

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