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Ministry of Transportation
Provincial Highways Management, Central Region Operations
Etobicoke, Mississauga, Toronto
Job Term:
1 Permanent, 2 Temporary for 12 months with a possibility of extension
Job Code:
4A011 - Technical04
$63,257.00 - $88,440.00 Per Year
Posting Status:
Job ID:
Bring your technical expertise and strong planning and contract management skills to the Ministry of Transportation, Provincial Highways Management, where your work will make a significant contribution to ensure the safety and quality of Ontario's transportation infrastructure.

What can I expect to do in this role?

In this role, you will:

• plan, monitor, direct and administer multi-year contracts related to the year round maintenance, repair and construction of transportation related facilities within a specified geographical area in an Area Maintenance Contract (AMC) environment;
• participate in the planning of maintenance, repair operations and construction activities;
• carry out inspections and monitoring, interpret contract plans and drawings, prepare work plans, costs, financial forecasts, expenditures and negotiations;
• monitor, direct and coordinate activities of staff and contractors

How do I qualify?


The position requires the successful candidate to have a valid G license or equivalent. The offer of employment is conditional upon the successful candidate providing proof that s/he has a valid driver's license upon being hired.

Road Maintenance and Construction Knowledge:

• knowledge of road maintenance, inspection and repair in summer and winter conditions;
• knowledge of road construction, practices, equipment and materials.

Legislative and Contract Management Knowledge:

• ability to interpret and apply relevant legislation such as Highway Traffic Act, Public Transportation and Highway Improvement Act, Environmental Assessment Act, Occupational Health and Safety Act;
• understanding of contract management and administration procedures, reporting requirements and documentation to assist in negotiations and solve problems;
• ability to prepare cost estimates and interpret contract plans, documents and specifications.

Supervisory and Planning Skills:

• ability to plan and lead activities within established timeframes;
• supervisory skills to supervise staff and manage stakeholders in high pressure situations to resolve problems.

Communication and Computer Skills:

• strong communication skills to effectively present information in a clear and concise manner;
• proficient with various computer software programs such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Outlook.

Additional Information:

  • 1 Temporary, duration up to 12 months, 2064 Kennedy Rd, Toronto, Toronto Region
  • 1 Temporary, duration up to 12 months, 1927 Kipling Ave, Etobicoke, Toronto Region
  • 1 Permanent, 5710 Timberlea Blvd, Mississauga, Central Region
Compensation Group:
Association of Management, Administrative and Professional Crown Employees of Ontario
Maintenance and Trades
Posted on:
Thursday, July 9, 2020
  • T-MT-151438/20(3)

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Remember: The deadline to apply is Thursday, July 23, 2020 11:59 pm EDT. Late applications will not be accepted.

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