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Ministry of Transportation
Operations Division
Language of Position(s):
Job Term:
1 Permanent
Job Code:
4A011 - Technical04
$64,529.00 - $90,217.00 Per Year
Posting Status:
Job ID:
Bring your technical expertise in road maintenance and strong planning and contract management skills to the Ministry of Transportation. Here 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:
• administer area maintenance contracts related to maintenance and repair of transportation related facilities, ensuring work is completed to contract documents and specifications
• monitor the contractors' delivery of maintenance and repair operations
• ensure contractors maintain work records
• monitor financial forecasts and expenditures
• provide analytical support to ensure effective delivery and value for money

• These positions will require frequent travel to remote work locations.
• These positions will require occasional after hours and weekend work, including working alone.
• These positions will require working outside and walking on rough terrain (e.g. walking into a ditch as part of an inspection).

How do I qualify?


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

Road Maintenance and Construction Knowledge

• You have an understanding of road maintenance, inspection and repair in summer and winter conditions
• You have practical knowledge of road construction, practices, equipment and materials

Legislative and Contract Management Knowledge

• You can interpret and apply various acts and regulations such as the Highway Traffic Act and the Public Transportation and Highway Improvement Act
• You have thorough knowledge and skills in contract administration

Supervisory and Planning Skills

• You have proven ability to plan and lead activities within established timeframes
• You can supervise staff and manage stakeholders in high pressure situations

Communication, Negotiation and Computer Skills

• You have demonstrated negotiation, oral and written communication skills to deal effectively with contractors and the public
• You have working knowledge computers and various software applications such as word-processing, spreadsheets, databases and e-mail

Additional Information:

  • 1 English Permanent, 5 Wadsworth Dr, Nipigon, North Region
Compensation Group:
Association of Management, Administrative and Professional Crown Employees of Ontario
Maintenance and Trades
Posted on:
Friday, March 5, 2021
  • T-MT-161431/21(2)
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Remember: The deadline to apply is Friday, March 26, 2021 11:59 pm EDT. Late applications will not be accepted.

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