Fort St. John

City of Fort St. John

Competition No. 2018-68
Director of Public Works & Utilities
Regular Full Time

Excellent people.  Awesome Benefits.  Great Wages.

Join us in Fort St John – the Energetic City!  We are blessed with not only a strong economy but also a sense of community and a quality of life second to none.  Fort St. John is a haven for adventure at all times of the year, with various active sport and leisure clubs, special events, and a standing commitment to promoting and providing community and personal wellness appealing to a wide range of interests.

The Director of Public Works and Utilities performs complex administrative and professional work in planning, organizing, directing and supervising the Public Works and Utilities Department; including environmental, water, sewer, street, traffic control and lighting and other public works projects and programs.  The successful candidate will also provide leadership and direction in the development of short and long range plans and projects within areas of responsibility; gather, interpret and prepare data for studies, reports and recommendations; coordinate department activities with other departments and agencies as needed.  This position is also responsible for providing professional advice to supervisors, presentations to Council, boards, commissions, civic groups and the general public.
Qualified candidates must have a college or university degree or diploma in civil engineering, public administration or a closely related field.  Candidates must also have seven to ten (7 - 10) years of experience in a senior managerial capacity including at least two years utilities experience and a valid Class 5 BC Driver’s License.
We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package for this full-time exempt position. 

Interested applicants are requested to send their resume AND covering letter to the undersigned prior to 4:00 p.m., Friday, July 20, 2018.
HRIS Administrative Assistant, Tracy Konashuk
City of Fort St. John, 10631 - 100th Street, Fort St. John, BC V1J 3Z5
PHONE: (250) 787-8150 FAX: (250) 787-8181

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We wish to thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

Location: Fort St. John, BC
Region: Peace River
Professional Categories: Public Works & Operations,Executive / Administrative Management
Posted: June 29, 2018, 12:49 pm
Expires: July 20, 2018, 4:00 pm