Public Works Manager

The Rural Municipality of Ponass Lake No. 367 is accepting applications for the position of Public Works Manager.  This position is to begin immediately.  The role includes managing, leading, and working with a maintenance work force of two full time and two seasonal employees. The position is a senior management role, working alongside Council and the Administrator.   This position offers a comprehensive benefit package after the applicable probationary period has been completed.   Salary will be based on qualification and experience.  Hours of work are flexible and open to negotiation.

General duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Managing the day-to-day operation of municipal maintenance works.
  • Keeping detailed and accurate records regarding operations, expenses, and ordering.
  • Scheduling workloads to maximize productivity, efficiency, and quality of work.
  • Promote and maintain workplace safety practices at all times.
  • Lead by positive example and encourage improvement in shop operations and practices.

The successful candidate must possess:

  • Superior communication, leadership, and team work characteristics.
  • Self-motivated and the ability to manage multiple projects over the construction season.
  • A valid Class 5 drivers license, however a Class 1A would be considered an asse t
  • Extensive road building knowledge and experience.
  • Extensive road maintenance knowledge and experience in pulling shoulders, crowning roads, blading roads, mowing ditches, and gravelling.
  • The ability to create, update, and maintain detailed and accurate records.

For a complete job description contact 306-322-2162 or email
For first consideration, please send your resume complete with references by noon April 26, 2024 to:

R.M. of Ponass Lake No. 367
Box 98
Rose Valley SK   S0E 1M0

Phone: (306) 322-2162
Fax: (306) 322-2168

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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