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Roads and Solid Waste Supervisor

Job Type: 
Maintenance / Trades
Town of High River
Job Description : 

TOWN of HIGH RIVER Invites applications for a Full-Time –Permanent Roads and Solid Waste Supervisor

$39.58 to $42.82 / hour

 The Town of High River invites applicants to become a member of our team and have the opportunity to enhance the well-being of the community and work on important projects that are helping to shape the future of the town - a people first community that is a great place to live, work, play and invest. 

Reporting to the Manager of Operational Services this position is responsible for the administrative and leadership needs of the Roads, Solid Waste and Recycling business unit within the Operational Services division.  The Roads, Solid Waste and Recycling unit entails the maintenance and operation of paved roadways, alleys, concrete infrastructure, traffic control devices, snow and ice control, parking lots, pathways, overland drainage, and numerous special events and projects. When necessary the Roads Supervisor may be required to perform a wide variety of duties and tasks associated with a position of equal or lesser responsibilities and work alongside their subordinates. 

 To prepare for this position, you have completed or are in the process on completing the Canadian Public Works Association Supervisory Level II, or you possess similar or equivalent supervisory or leadership training.   The ideal candidate will have five (5) years municipal Roads experience with three (3) years of leadership experience.  You have significant knowledge of the practices, procedures and principles used in all aspects of asphalt roadways, municipal concrete program, overland drainage, street lights, traffic control devices, street sweeping, road markings, snow and ice control, and solid waste. The successful candidate must possess a valid Class 3-Q driver’s license and a Grade 12 diploma or GED. 


The Town offers competitive salary and benefits to commensurate with the scope and challenge of this important position. 

Closing Date: 
January 4, 2018
Application Return: 

To explore this career opportunity, please review the job description that is listed with the posting on our website.  Please visit www.highriver.ca, click on Careers and apply through our online application process.  This competition will remain open until the position is filled, with the first application review date taking place on January 4, 2018.  Questions or inquiries can be emailed to opportunities@highriver.ca.