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Public Works

Please direct inquiries regarding this position to:
Leanne Scott
519-395-3735 (131),

Posting Date:
Friday, April 20 2018

Closing Date:
Friday, May 11 2018

Postition Description:

Due to retirement we are recruiting an experienced professional to join our team as the Director of Public Works, whose responsibility it is to manage and carry out the maintenance and construction of roads and public works operations such as waste management, water treatment, sewage treatment and disposal and any remaining responsibilities associated with the provision and contracting of hydro services and street lighting.

The preferred candidate will possess the following qualifications and skills:

  • Diploma in Civil Engineering Technology or Certified Engineering Technician and successful completion of Certified Road Superintendent (CRS) or related combination of education and experience and /or willingness to obtain.
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in supervisory position in a public sector environment or any satisfactory combination of experience and training which demonstrates the knowledge, skills and ability to perform the duties of the position.
  • Must have current knowledge of applicable Acts, legislation, regulations including the Municipal Act, WHMIS, Occupational Health and Safety Act, Highway Traffic Act, Pits and Quarries Act, Signage Act, County policies and procedures such as entrance permits, signing bylaws, land acquisition.
  • Good knowledge of legislation related to water treatment and management i.e. MOECC Regulations, Ontario Water Resources Act.
  • Good human resource management and supervisory skills.

Please see the Director of Public Works Position Description for a full list of qualifications and skills.

This is a permanent full time position with competitive salary and benefits

Qualified applicants are invited to submit a confidential detailed resume with references no later than Friday, May 11th, 2018 at 1:00 pm. Sealed envelopes should be clearly marked with the position title and sent to:

Attention: Leanne Scott, Payroll & Asset Coordinator

Township of Huron-Kinloss

P.O. Box 130, 21 Queen Street

Ripley, ON N0G 2R0

or e-mailed to

Director of Public Works position description

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

In accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Privacy Act, personal information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Act, R.S.O. 1990, c.M45, as amended, and will only be used for the purpose of candidate selection.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 and the Ontario Human Rights Code, the Township of Huron-Kinloss will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment, selection and/or assessment process to applicants with disabilities.

If any of these positions interest you,
please submit your resume through one of the following ways:

By mail:

P.O. Box 130
Ripley, ON N0G 2R0

In person:

21 Queen Street
Ripley, ON N0G 2R0

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted.

Contact Us

Phone: 519-395-3735
Fax: 519-395-4107
21 Queen Street, P.O. Box 130, Ripley ON N0G 2R0