Manager of Maintenance and Operations – Town of Gibsons

Our client, The Town of Gibsons, is seeking an experienced professional to join their leadership team as the Manager of Maintenance and Operations (MMO.) Located at the south end of the Sunshine Coast, just north of Vancouver, Gibsons is a picturesque community of just under five thousand people. Gibsons is an award-winning municipality that boasts a blend of water and land activities, spectacular views, beaches and parks, and a strong sense of community.

Reporting to the Director of Infrastructure Services, the MMO is responsible for oversight of the planning, development, operation, maintenance and continuous improvement of the Town’s parks and public works assets. This role also provides oversight of the maintenance and overall operation of the Town infrastructure, buildings and land. This varied and vibrant role requires an exceptional leader with working knowledge of municipal infrastructure, operations and maintenance activities as well as the ability to manage public property utilizing sensible or established environmental practises. You have a minimum of five years of progressively responsible public works, operations, maintenance or engineering experience, including three years in a leadership capacity within a local government organization. Well-developed project management, time management, asset management and interpersonal skills are also required.

The Town is looking for a Manager with well-developed participative leadership skills and a team player capable of working effectively in a council and community driven environment.

The salary range for this position is competitive and includes a full range of benefits. You won’t want to miss the opportunity to live in a spectacular community with abundant natural beauty and to join a motivated team that prides itself on being progressive, proactive, and committed to serving the public. If this sounds like the position for you, we would love to hear from you. Please respond with a résumé and covering letter to: jobs@praxisgroup.ca no later than October 16, 2017.

Praxis Performance Group is an HR and Recruitment Firm located on the Sunshine Coast of beautiful BC. We take the time to get to know our clients and candidates; focused on fit, we work with organizations who know their greatest resource is their team.
Praxis Performance Group is an HR and Recruitment Firm located on the Sunshine Coast of beautiful BC. We take the time to get to know our clients and candidates; focused on fit, we work with organizations who know their greatest resource is their team.

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