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Organization:    Ministry of Transportation
Division:    Provincial Highways Management
City:    North Bay
Job Term:    1 Permanent
Job Code:    TEN18 - Engineering & Surv Supp TM-18
Salary:    $66,283.00 - $81,433.00 Per Year
Posting Status:    Open
Job ID:    59247
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Are you a strong leader driven by attention to detail and quality of work in relation to road design and highway construction? If so, consider this opportunity to join our dynamic leadership team with the Ministry of Transportation in the northeast region.

What can I expect to do in this role?

As the Technical Services Supervisor, you will:

• provide supervision, leadership and direction to the Technical Services functional group
• organize and direct the activities for Minor Capital, Environmental, and Facilities projects, as well as the coordination of utility relocations within the roadway rights-of-way
• provide technical liaison to Regional and Head Office staff, Municipalities, Ministries, the public and outside agencies

Note: Travel to remote areas will be required.

How do I qualify?

Technical Knowledge and Skills:
• demonstrated knowledge of road design, construction, maintenance and preservation strategies, contract preparation, tendering, and contract administration
• ability to interpret and apply relevant legislation, policies, procedures, specifications and standards
• demonstrated knowledge and abilities to apply financial, forecasting and accounting practices

Management Skills:
• proven supervisory skills and experience leading a team in achieving organizational strategic directions and goals

Essential Skills:
• demonstrated ability to make recommendations and prepare effective proposals to resolve issues
• well-developed communication, negotiation and problem-solving skills and demonstrated ability to prepare briefing notes, correspondence and business cases
• demonstrated ability to plan, organize, determine and monitor priorities and set individual assignments for staff members
• proven ability to liaise and establish relationships with internal and external stakeholder groups

Computer Skills and Knowledge:
• working knowledge of computer software such as word processing, databases and spreadsheets

Additional information:

  • 1 Permanent, 447 Mckeown Ave, North Bay, North Region
Compensation Group:   Management Compensation Plan
Schedule:   6
Category:   Management and General
Posted on:   Friday, December 20, 2013
  • T-MT-59247/13
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Remember: The deadline to apply is Wednesday, January 8, 2014 11:59 pm EST. Late applications will not be accepted.

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