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Overview of application process

The City of Port Colborne welcomes resumes for only positions that are advertised publicly.  Unsolicited resumes are not kept on file.

Electronic submissions are welcomed (please use the email address below). Please ensure that the Job Title is clearly stated in the subject line of all correspondence. 

If one of the positions sounds rewarding to you please apply with a cover letter and resume to:


Human Resources
City of Port Colborne
66 Charlotte Street
Port Colborne, Ontario L3K 3C8
careers@portcolborne.ca

 

We thank all those who apply, but advise that only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. The City of Port Colborne is an equal opportunity employer.   Accommodations are available for all parts of the recruitment process. If contacted for an interview, please advise the Human Resources staff of any measures you feel you need to enable you to be assessed in a fair and equitable manner. Information received relating to accommodation measures will be addressed confidentially. Personal information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Act, 2001 (S.O. 2001, c.25) and will be used to select a candidate.

 
 

City of Port Colborne

The City of Port Colborne, located on the south coast of the scenic Niagara Region, Niagara’s Port of Call has found the perfect balance – successful industrial and commercial sectors, comfortable and scenic residential areas, sand beaches, unique culinary choices, the world-class Sugarloaf Marina, fishing, golfing, trails, shopping districts along the historic Welland Canal and an energized festival and entertainment scene that includes live theatre – truly a community that adds to the overall Niagara Experience. A great place to work and raise a family!

 
 

Facility Supervisor

The City of Port Colborne is seeking a Facility Supervisor with excellent management, interpersonal, organizational, problem solving, communication, research, financial and time management skills. 

 

You will be responsible for the administration, and supervision of the Facility Maintenance Team engaged in the maintenance and repair of all City facilities to ensure they are kept to the highest possible standards.  You will be responsible for short, medium and long-term capital asset management planning, reporting and budgeting. This position is required to plan, lead and direct the efficient and safe operation, preservation and maintenance of municipal facilities and building systems.  The Facility Supervisor is responsible to develop, oversee, monitor and continuously improve facility preventative maintenance programs, coordinate inspections of properties, equipment, installations and signage to ensure maintenance standards are met.

 

As a Facility Supervisor you will assess divisional staffing needs, make recommendations on complement amendments, participate in recruitment processes, and make effective hiring decisions/recommendations all while advocating the City’s Strategic Plan, Community Vision and Council goals/decisions; and championing the City’s values as a Character Community. 

 

A minimum of three (3) years’ experience in facility management at the Supervisory level, maintenance and supervision in a unionized environment preferably with a municipality is required.  A 3-year College Diploma from an accredited college in; Building, Architectural, Structural, or Civil Engineering Technology. You must be familiar with maintenance management systems, including knowledge of the Ontario Building Code and Occupational Health and Safety.  Maintenance Management Profession Certificate (MMP) is an asset. 

 

Must have a Class G driver’s license in good standing.    

 

Salary range: $65,827 - $74,107 ($36.17 - $40.72 per hour) at a 40 hour work week plus competitive benefits and pension package.

 

 Job Description: Click Here 

 

To confidentially explore this exciting and challenging opportunity,

please submit your resume and cover letter by September 12, 2019 at 4:00pm and quote

2019-47 Facility Supervisor

 

 
 

Development and Asset Inventory Supervisor

The City of Port Colborne is seeking a Development and Asset Inventory Supervisor with excellent management, interpersonal, organizational, problem solving, communication, research, financial and time management skills. 

 

The Development and Asset Inventory Supervisor is responsible for the administration, supervision and leadership of the Development and Asset Inventory Team while monitoring trends, best practices, emerging issues and related proposed legislation. The supervisor will oversee the Engineering Divisions Asset Inventory and Engineering Review for all new development.

 

As the Development and Asset Inventory Supervisor, you will be responsible for leading the City’s Municipal Consent process, ensuring all construction works within the right of way are completed in accordance with applicable standards. You will strive to continually improve the accuracy of the municipality’s asset inventory by gathering data annually and updating the condition ratings, ultimately outlining the long term planning for asset replacement.

 

You will also assess divisional staffing needs, make recommendation on complement amendments, participate in recruitment processes, and make effective hiring decisions/recommendations.

 

You must have a minimum of five (5) years’ in related municipal experience in Roads and Bridges infrastructure, Water Distribution, Sanitary Sewer networks, Storm Sewer Collection systems including project/contract management and public relations preferably in a municipal urban growth environment and a minimum of three (3) years of supervisory experience in a unionized environment.

 

The ideal applicant will have a 3-year College Diploma in; Building, Architectural, Structural, or Civil Engineering Technology. Required eligibility for Professional Designation and Certification; Applied Science Technologist (A.Sc.T.), or Certified Engineering Technician (C. Tech.) or Certified Engineering Technologist (C.E.T.).

 

Must have a Class G driver’s license in good standing.    

 

Salary range: $69,559 - $86,900 ($38.22 - $43.02 per hour) at a 35 hour work week plus competitive benefits and pension package.

 

Job Description: Click Here 

 

To confidentially explore this exciting and challenging opportunity,

please submit your resume and cover letter by September 12, 2019 at 4:00pm and quote

2019-48 Development & Asset Inventory Supervisor

 
 

Design and Construction Supervisor

The City of Port Colborne is seeking a Design and Construction Supervisor with excellent management, interpersonal, organizational, problem solving, communication, research, financial and time management skills. 

 

The Design and Construction Supervisor is responsible for the administration, supervision and leadership of the Design and Construction Inspection Team while monitoring trends, best practices, emerging issues and related proposed legislation. You will oversee the preparation and review of the design, drawings and tender quantities for proposed City infrastructure projects including water mains, storm and sanitary sewers and road construction projects.

 

You will be responsible for minor and major capital infrastructure projects and programs in accordance with departmental or corporate objectives. Will aid in the preparation of the annual operating and capital budgets, business plans and long-range forecasts for the Engineering and Operations Department, and administer and monitor the approved budget including authorization of expenditures.

 

You must also assess divisional staffing needs, make recommendation on complement amendments, participate in recruitment processes, and make effective hiring decisions/recommendations.

 

You must have a minimum of five (5) years’ in related municipal experience in Roads and Bridges infrastructure, Water Distribution, Sanitary Sewer networks, Storm Sewer Collection systems including project/contract management and public relations preferably in a municipal urban growth environment and a minimum of three (3) years of supervisory experience in a unionized environment.

 

A 3-year College Diploma from an accredited college in; Building, Architectural, Structural, or Civil Engineering Technology is necessary. Required eligibility for Professional Designation and Certification; Applied Science Technologist (A.Sc.T.), or Certified Engineering Technician (C. Tech.) or Certified Engineering Technologist (C.E.T.).

 

Must have a Class G driver’s license in good standing.    

 

Salary range: $69,559 - $86,900 ($38.22 - $43.02 per hour) at a 35 hour work week plus competitive benefits and pension package.

 

Job Description: Click Here 

 

To confidentially explore this exciting and challenging opportunity,

please submit your resume and cover letter by September 12, 2019 at 4:00pm and quote

2019-49 Design & Construction Supervisor