MAINTENANCE COORDINATOR
Ministry of Transportation
Thunder Bay, ON
Bring your technical expertise in road maintenance and strong planning and contract management skills to the Ministry of Transportation. Here your work will make a significant contribution to ensure the safety and quality of Ontario's transportation infrastructure.

What can I expect to do in this role?

In this role, you will:
  • administer area maintenance contracts related to maintenance and repair of transportation related facilities, ensuring work is completed to contract documents and specifications
  • monitor the contractors' delivery of maintenance and repair operations
  • ensure contractors maintain work records
  • monitor financial forecasts and expenditures
  • provide analytical support to ensure effective delivery and value for money
NOTE:
  • These positions will require frequent travel to remote work locations.
  • These positions will require occasional after hours and weekend work, including working alone.
  • These positions will require working outside and walking on rough terrain (e.g. walking into a ditch as part of an inspection).
How do I qualify?
Mandatory
  • The position requires the successful candidate to have a valid G license or equivalent. The offer of employment is conditional upon the successful candidate providing proof that s/he has a valid driver's license upon being hired.
Road Maintenance and Construction Knowledge
  • You have an understanding of road maintenance, inspection and repair in summer and winter conditions
  • You have practical knowledge of road construction, practices, equipment and materials
Legislative and Contract Management Knowledge
  • You can interpret and apply various acts and regulations such as the Highway Traffic Act and the Public Transportation and Highway Improvement Act
  • You have thorough knowledge and skills in contract administration
Supervisory and Planning Skills
  • You have proven ability to plan and lead activities within established timeframes
  • You can supervise staff and manage stakeholders in high pressure situations
Communication, Negotiation and Computer Skills
  • You have demonstrated negotiation, oral and written communication skills to deal effectively with contractors and the public
  • You have working knowledge computers and various software applications such as word-processing, spreadsheets, databases and e-mail
Additional Information:Address:
1 Permanent, 615 James St S, Thunder Bay, North Region
1 Permanent, 5 Wadsworth Dr, Nipigon, North Region
Compensation Group: Association of Management, Administrative and Professional Crown Employees of Ontario
Understanding the job ad - definitionsSchedule: 6
Category: Maintenance and Trades
Posted on: Friday, October 18, 2019

Note:
T-MT-140300/19(2)