Public Works Operations Lead

engineering public works
Posted On: Feb 19, 2021
Closing Date: Mar 12, 2021
Employment Opportunity
The Township of Frontenac Islands is located 20 minutes south east of the City of Kingston within the Thousand Islands Region.
The municipality is looking for a Public Works Operations Lead. Reporting to the Public Works Manager, the Public Works Operations Lead will be responsible for coordinating the Operations of the Public Works Maintenance and Capital Projects as well as working with Staff on projects. The Public Works Operations Lead will also assist the Public Works Manager in the preparation of plans and priorities while providing effective oversight, technical guidance day-to-day supervision on all assigned projects and daily Public Works Operations while following guidelines established by the policies of Township Council and/or the Chief Administrative Officer/Clerk and in accordance with legislation.
The successful candidate will possess the following:
  • Community College Diploma in Civil Engineering Technician or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
  • Certified Road Supervisor (CRS) designation considered an asset or willing to attain.
  • Minimum of five (5) years direct or related experience, preferably in the municipal infrastructure maintenance and construction, including roads, bridges, storm sewers and landfills at the intermediate level.
  • Excellent interpersonal, customer service and communication skills.
  • Possess a valid Class “G” or ‘DZ’ Ontario Driver’s License or willing to attain a Class “DZ” License and satisfactory CPIC.
The ideal candidate will have experience and knowledge of the latest software application with the ability to complete computer data entries.
The position is based on a 40 hour work week. Salary to be discussed with successful applicant. A comprehensive benefit package is also provided.
A complete job description is available upon request to the undersigned. Qualified candidates are asked to submit their resume and cover letter by 2:00 p.m. local time on Friday March 12, 2021.
Questions can be directed to Rob Dillabough, Public Works Manager at
Clearly marked “Confidential – Public Works Operations Lead” emailed to
Robert W. Dillabough, CRS-S, CMMI, INFR. SP.
Public Works Manager
Township of Frontenac Islands
P.O. Box 130, 1191 Road 96,
Wolfe Island, ON, K0H 2Y0
Tel. 613-385-2216 Fax. 613-385-1032
We thank all applicants for their interest and advise that only those considered for an interview will be contacted. In accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, personal information will be collected for the principal purpose of determining an applicant’s eligibility for potential employment. The Township of Frontenac Islands is an equal opportunity employer.
Accommodation for an applicant with a disability will be provided upon request.