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Environmental Services Supervisor

Town of Kingsville
Town of Kingsville
Application Deadline: 2024-08-27
Date Posted: 2024-06-28
Location: Kingsville, Ontario
Compensation: To Be Discussed
Position Summary
Reporting to the Manager of Public Works and Environmental Services, the Supervisor of Environmental Services oversees the day-to-day operations of the Environmental Services Department. This includes the planning, scheduling and prioritizing of work in relation to water main maintenance and installation, water main breaks, water meter replacements, and maintenance of the sanitary sewer collection system.Responsibilities

  1. Plan, schedule, prioritize, train and supervise the day-to-day operations of the water and wastewater systems and employees in a unionized environment.
  2. Ensure the water distribution system meets all Ministry of Environment certificates of approval and Drinking Water Quality Management System requirements.
  3. Assist during Ministry of the Environmental inspections related to the drinking water distribution system.  Review reports of non-compliance and implement action plans to ensure non-compliances are resolved.
  4. Oversee day-to-day maintenance and repair in the water distribution system, including water mains, fire hydrants, water valves, service connections, and water meters.
  5. Maintain an adequate inventory of parts for emergency repairs within the distribution system.
  6. Oversee day-to-day maintenance and repair in the wastewater collection system including sanitary sewers, sanitary manholes, and sanitary service connections.
  7. Participate in asset management planning related to Environmental Services.
  8. Supervise contractors working on the water distribution and wastewater collection systems.
  9. Coordinate water meter reading tasks and troubleshoot water meter issues to assist with water billing.
  10. Coordinate after hour emergencies in the Environmental Services Department including emergency locates, water main breaks etc.
  11. In coordination with the Public Works Supervisor, coordinate snow removal activities on Town sidewalks and active transportation pathways.
  12. Actively promote health and safety in the workplace.
  13. Ensure Town of Kingsville policies and procedures are maintained at all times when administering departmental personnel, physical resources, finance, and administrative functions.
  14. Ensure all Provincial and Federal compliance policies are met and carried out.
  15. Other duties as assigned.
  1. Must have a 3-year recognized college diploma in engineering, environmental management or the equivalent education and/or experience in a related discipline.
  2. Must have minimum of 3 years supervisory experience in municipal water services position.
  3. A current Ministry of Environment Water Distribution System Operator Certificate Class II would be considered an asset.
  4. A current Ministry of Environment Wastewater Collection System Operator License Class I would be considered an asset.
  5. Relevant training and experience in municipal water service operations and associated legislative requirements as they pertain to Drinking Water Systems, may be considered in lieu of formal education.
  6. Must have knowledge of WHMIS and the Occupational Health and Safety Act.
  7. Possess strong computer skills with experience in Microsoft Office, AutoCad and GIS.
  8. Must have experience demonstrating effective verbal and written communication skills.
  9. A valid Ontario G driver’s licence is required; DZ licence is an asset.

Working Conditions

  • Work is performed in both an office environment and outside in a supervisory role on a 35 hour work week and is subject to responding to emergency calls.
  • This position requires some attendance at evening meetings.
  • Lieu time is capped at 70 hours annually.

Wage Rate
$83,209- $104,012 (Salary Group 6)
This salary is currently under review
Comprehensive benefits package.
Non-union position.

All applications are appreciated however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Accommodations under the requirements of the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) will be provided upon request

Town of Kingsville
Application Deadline: 2024-08-27
Date Posted: 2024-06-28
Location: Kingsville, Ontario
Compensation: To Be Discussed