Utilities Manager


Utilities Manager
Location: Drumheller
Salary: $79,298 – $100,665.00
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Reporting to the Director of Infrastructure Services, this position leads, plans, directs, coached and coordinates the operations of the Utilities department and the interaction of the department with other Town departments and services. Oversees and ensures that all tasks and projects performed by employees, specialists and contractors, within functional area, are carried out within Occupational Health and Safety standards, and that all proper due diligence is carried out. Also ensures that all contractors have proper Workers’ Compensation coverage. Regularly monitors a data information system for water and sanitary sewage control systems (SCADA). Ensuring compliance with Alberta Environment codes, bylaws, policies and procedures. Diagnoses utility system problems and directs the necessary repairs in a timely and cost efficient manner, in compliance with all Town, departmental, provincial and federal requirements. Assists the Infrastructure Director in the preparation of the corporate annual and long range (manpower, equipment, services) plans, operational and capital budgets. Monitors all activity budgets on a regular basis. Supervises, hires, promotes, disciplines, demotes, suspends, releases (as necessary), transfers and directs all subordinate staff within approved personnel policies, Collective Agreement and legislation.