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Full Time Public Works Supervisor

The Rural Municipality of Reciprocity No. 32 is a progressive R.M. located in the southeast corner of Saskatchewan surrounding the Village of Alida. Operating a fleet of modern equipment, the municipality maintains a road network system of over 300 miles. The municipality is located in the Bakken oilfield near the towns of Carnduff, Oxbow, and Redvers, and approximately an hour from Moose Mountain Provincial Park, providing the opportunity to enjoy small town living with access to many amenities.

The R.M. of Reciprocity is looking for a self-motivated, career minded individual to fill the position of Full Time Public Works Supervisor. This is a year-round, management and working position. The successful candidate will be a proficient leader, with good interpersonal skills and strong organizational skills. The Public Works Supervisor will work with and under the direction of Council and the Chief Administrative Officer.

The Public Works Supervisor position will include the following responsibilities:

  • Provide leadership & direction to all public works staff;

  • Provide direction & supervision for the maintenance of all municipal infrastructure including but not limited to roads, bridges, signs, municipal water wells, & municipal buildings;

  • Instruct staff in the safe operation & use of equipment & vehicles;

  • Maintain accurate & appropriate records;

  • Purchase supplies & materials;

  • Complete work within the guidelines of all municipal policies & bylaws & ensure full compliance with legislated requirements (including but not limited to The Municipalities Act, The Saskatchewan Employment Act, Occupational Health & Safety Regulations, etc.)

  • Work with & at the direction of Council to plan, prioritize, & implement;

  • Work with Administration to implement policies & procedures & provide information as requested;

  • Attend educational opportunities to further develop their skills & maintain compliance with legislated requirements;

  • Organize & ensure the completion of road maintenance including grading, snow removal, ditch mowing, & minor road rehabilitation;

  • Organize & ensure the completion of regular preventative maintenance & minor repairs of machines & equipment;

  • Some physical labour will be required;

  • All other duties as assigned or required.

The successful candidate will possess the following:

  • Valid Class 5 driver’s license (The municipality obtains drivers abstracts annually)

  • The ability to establish effective working relationships with Council & other employees’

  • The ability to communicate in a professional & effective manner with the public, & understand which requests & inquiries need to be directed elsewhere;

  • Competent oral & written communication skills;

  • A willingness to learn & advance one’s skills for the purpose of job growth;

Previous experience operating heavy equipment and a 1A or 3A would be considered an asset.

The R.M. offers a competitive salary based on qualifications, education & experience, a matched contribution pension plan and a comprehensive benefits package including short & long term disability, group life insurance, and a health & dental plan.

Council invites applicants to submit a cover letter and detailed resume indicating education, experience, & three relevant references to:

R.M. of Reciprocity No. 32

PO Box 70

Alida, SK

S0C 0B0

E-mail: rm.of.reciprocity@sasktel.net

Applications will be received until the right candidate is found. The R.M. of Reciprocity No. 32 thanks all applicants however only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

Permanent Full Time Public Works Employee

The Rural Municipality of Reciprocity No. 32 is a booming R.M. located in the southeastern corner of Saskatchewan surrounding the Village of Alida. Operating a fleet of modern equipment, the municipality maintains a road network system of over 300 miles. The municipality is located in the Bakken oilfield near the towns of Carnduff, Oxbow, and Redvers, providing the opportunity to enjoy small town living with access to many amenities.

The Rural Municipality of Reciprocity No. 32 is looking for a self-motivated, career minded individual to fill the position of Permanent Full Time Public Works Operator. This is a year-round position which will include the following responsibilities:

  • Road maintenance including grading and snow removal

  • Regular preventative maintenance and minor repairs on machines & equipment;

  • Physical labour such as debris removal and fencing;

  • Record keeping;

  • Compliance with all policies and applicable legislation;

  • And all other duties as assigned or required. 

The successful candidate will possess the following:

  • A valid Class 5 license (Class 1A or 3A license an asset. Drivers Abstracts are obtained annually by the municipality);

  • Previous grader operating experience;

  • The ability to establish effective working relationships with Council and other employees’;

  • The ability to communicate in a professional and effective way with the public, referring complex inquires or requests to the Foreman;

  • Competent oral and written communication skills;

  • A willingness to learn and advance one’s skills for the purpose of job growth including obtaining WHIMIS certification upon employment and other courses/training as necessary;

The municipality offers a competitive salary based on qualifications, education & experience, as well as a comprehensive benefits package including short & long-term disability, group life insurance, a health and dental plan, and a group pension plan.

Council invites applicants to submit a cover letter and detailed resume indicating education, experience, and references by 4:00 p.m. November 13th, 2023 to:

R.M. of Reciprocity No. 32

Box 70 Alida, SK

S0C 0B0

E-mail: rm.of.reciprocity@sasktel.net

 

The R.M. of Reciprocity No. 32 thanks all applicants, however, only those selected for the interview process will be contacted.

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