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Public Works

Please direct inquiries regarding this position to:
John Yungblut

Posting Date:
Wednesday, November 7 2018

Closing Date:
Tuesday, November 20 2018

Postition Description:

The Township of Huron-Kinloss is seeking a qualified person for the position of

Lead Hand in the Public Works Department

This position is 40 hours per week and the successful applicant will supervise the operations of all Public Works services.

Applicant must possess the following:

  • Valid AZ and/or DZ licence
  • Municipal Pit & Quarry Designation or obtain in 6 months
  • Road School Accreditation or equivalency
  • Good supervisory skills
  • Results oriented
  • Able to operate and maintain a variety of equipment to construct roads and maintain the services provided by the Public Works Department
  • Working Knowledge regarding road and bridge construction and maintenance, property maintenance and record keeping
  • Good working knowledge of computers and other digital devices, and operational understanding of Microsoft Outlook
  • Ability to analyze, assess and interpret data and situations, compile results, and do scheduling
  • Ability to read technical reports, i.e. blueprints, contracts, tenders, excavating, material referred to a contractor
  • Good communication and organization skills

Position description

Full detailed position descriptions are also available at the Municipal Office.

Qualified applicants are invited to submit a confidential detailed resume with references no later than November 19th, 2018 at 4:00 pm. Sealed envelopes should be clearly marked with the position title and addressed to:

Township of Huron-Kinloss

P.O. Box 130, 21 Queen Street

Ripley, ON N0G 2R0

Attn: Leanne Scott, Payroll & Asset Coordinator

or email

Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. In accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Privacy Act, personal information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Act, R.S.O. 1990, c.M.45, as amended, and will only be used for the purpose of candidate selection.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 and the Ontario Human Rights Code, the Township of Huron-Kinloss will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment, selection and/or assessment process to applicants with disabilities

If any of these positions interest you,
please submit your resume through one of the following ways:

By mail:

P.O. Box 130
Ripley, ON N0G 2R0

In person:

21 Queen Street
Ripley, ON N0G 2R0

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted.

Contact Us

Phone: 519-395-3735
Fax: 519-395-4107
21 Queen Street, P.O. Box 130, Ripley ON N0G 2R0