EMCON SERVICES INC., a progressive Road & Bridge Maintenance Contractor in BC and Ontario is currently accepting applications for the position of Road Superintendent, to provide leadership and direction to a highway maintenance crew in the Kenora area.
NATURE & SCOPE OF POSITION: This position, excluded from Union membership and under the direction of the Operations Manager, is responsible for coordinating and implementing the work program(s) in a safe, productive and cost-effective manner. The Requires positive interaction and productive working relationships with other supervisory staff, office and technical staff, Ministry of Transportation personnel, emergency personnel and the travelling public.
The Road Superintendent is the direct Supervisor for positions such as Equipment Operators and Road Foremen involved in maintenance contract work as well as other contracted work within the Foreman Area, and is also responsible for co-ordination and direction of the workforce in the performance of their duties. The successful candidate must have a thorough understanding of highway maintenance specifications, quality assurance programs, and workplace safety. The successful candidate must also have the ability to provide effective leadership and the ability to ensure that all work is carried out in a safe and cost-effective manner to meet or exceed these specifications.
This position requires a competent, highly motivated individual with strong leadership qualities, above average communication skills, and an in-depth knowledge of the road and bridge maintenance industry. Proven supervisory experience and highway maintenance and construction are key assets for this position.
Emcon Services has a mandatory drug pre-screening policy. Please go to www.emconservices.ca for complete list of qualifications.