Manager of Infrastructure

engineering public works
Posted On: Jan 12, 2018
Closing Date: Feb 1, 2018
The County of Renfrew in the Ottawa Valley stretches from the outskirts of Canada's capital, the City of
Ottawa, along the shores of the historic Ottawa River to the northern tip of Algonquin Park's wilderness in
the West. The County offers diversity of cultures, recreational opportunities, and lifestyle choices.
The County of Renfrew is seeking a skilled people manager who possesses strong leadership, coaching, and team-building skills to lead the Infrastructure Division into the future. Under the direction of the Director of Public Works & Engineering, the Manager of Infrastructure is responsible for the management of the County of Renfrew’s Public Works infrastructure. Responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, professional responsibility for the management of the preparation of engineering designs, specifications and tenders for the reconstruction and rehabilitation of County Public Works infrastructure using both internal and resources in accordance with established policies, procedures and codes of practice; management of the Department’s asset management program including the development of long-range programs and business plans to address infrastructure needs.
The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications:
  • Four Year University Degree in Civil Engineering.
  • Licenced Professional Engineer in the Province of Ontario.
  • Significant Post licence experience in the design, construction, operation, and maintenance of municipal public works infrastructure including roads, bridges, sewers and watermain at the intermediate to senior level.
  • Extensive supervisory/managerial experience in a municipal environment.,
  • Strong interpersonal skills and leadership ability coupled with excellent communication skills in both oral and written form.
  • Sound knowledge and understanding of relevant codes of practice and statutes relating to the operation and maintenance of municipal infrastructure.
  • Valid Class G divers licence.
In addition to a competitive salary ($89,667—$102,324 per annum) and a comprehensive benefit package, the County of Renfrew offers exemplary values, strong community spirit, a rural quality of life, well maintained infrastructure and an outdoor recreation paradise, all of which help to create a productive environment for personal growth and success.
Please send your resume, stating Competition #18-05, by 4:00 p.m., February 1, 2018 to:
Human Resources, County of Renfrew
9 International Drive, Pembroke, ON K8A 6W5
EMAIL: (in MS Word or pdf format)
Thank you for your interest, however, only applicants considered for an interview will be contacted. Accessibility accommodations are available for all parts of the selection process. Applicants must make their needs known in advance. Information collected will be handled in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.