Assistant Manager of Operations - Permanent Full Time

Reporting to the Manager of Operations, the Assistant Manager of Operations (working 40 hours per week) provides leadership, technical engineering analysis/advice and administrative support to the Public Works Operations Division regarding risk management, winter maintenance activities, fleet management/maintenance, contracts, in-house construction, inspections, policies, procedures, and asset management. This role acts as a liaison between other County departments, outside agencies, stakeholders and the public, helping to facilitate the overall workflow and service delivery of the Operations division.

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What you’ll do

  • Perform technical traffic engineering safety reviews by investigating and recommending improvements at problematic intersections, road sections and traffic lights, in collaboration with Engineering Division, Consultants, etc.
  • Work with the Engineering Division to assist with design, design parameters, procurement, contract management, construction, etc. related to in-house works
  • Manage divisional procurement efforts related to contracts, materials, vehicle and equipment replacement
  • Manage road signs, guiderail, line painting and other road safety devices, developing maintenance and replacement schedules using asset management tools and inspection
  • Lead Fleet Management for the entire County. Provide and develop policy and training to all County staff regarding fleet maintenance policies and fueling at the Operations Centre
  • Work with Operations Manager, Foreperson and Mechanic to prepare quotes and tenders for the operations division
  • Monitor Level of Service compliance, including record keeping, response times, sign inspection, weather records, weather monitoring and patrolling frequency
  • Post winter road closure notifications via social media, email and message boards, after hours.
  • Support operators, patrollers and foreperson during winter storms and emergencies
  • Respond to after-hour emergencies related to traffic accidents and environmental spills
  • Other duties as assigned.
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