City of Port Alberni

Streets and Construction Superintendent

The City of Port Alberni is a vibrant community of 17,500 people. Located centrally on Vancouver Island, Port Alberni is a well-serviced municipality that offers residents affordable west coast living, as well as proximity to oceanfront, lakes, rivers and mountains.
We are currently looking for a Streets and Construction Superintendent to join a progressive and dynamic organization that provides a full range of programs and services to taxpayers.  The successful candidate will report to the Director of Engineering and Public Works.
This position is responsible for the safe and efficient management and oversight of the streets and construction operations at Public Works including:
  • Supervising, directly and through subordinates, the work of crews engaged in the maintenance, repair, construction and servicing of streets, roads, bridges, cemetery, traffic signs and lane marking, sidewalks and related surface operations
  • Planning, coordinating priorities and setting timelines
  • Preparing and managing operational budgets
  • Ensuring that all safety regulations and precautions are observed and enforced
Qualifications & Experience:
  • Post-secondary education in a related field, 10 years’ experience in municipal works with a minimum of 5 years’ experience in crew supervision.An equivalent combination of education, training and experience may be considered.
  • Knowledge of relevant municipal policies, bylaws, provincial and federal regulations
  • Thorough knowledge of occupational health and safety standards and practises
  • Demonstrated ability working in various computer applications
  • Ability to exercise independent judgement while working toward departmental objectives
  • Strong interpersonal, communication and team building skills
  • Valid Class 5 driver’s license for the Province of British Columbia

This is an exempt position. A competitive salary is offered in addition to a comprehensive benefit package.
Qualified individuals may apply by forwarding a resume and cover letter by 4:30 pm on July 27, 2018:

Attention: Krista Tremblay, Manager of Human Resources
By mail: City of Port Alberni, 4850 Argyle Street, Port Alberni, BC  V9Y 1V8
By email: 
We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and advise that only those selected to be interviewed will be contacted.

Location: Port Alberni, BC
Region: North and Central Vancouver Island / Sunshine Coast
Professional Categories: Public Works & Operations
Posted: June 29, 2018, 9:42 am
Expires: July 27, 2018, 4:30 pm