Serving a diverse urban and rural population of more than 430,000, Niagara Region is focused on building a strong and prosperous Niagara. Working collaboratively with 12 local area municipalities and numerous community partners, the Region delivers a range of high quality programs and services to support and advance the well-being of individuals, families and communities within its boundaries. Nestled between the great lakes of Erie and Ontario, the Niagara peninsula features some of Canada’s most fertile agricultural land, the majesty of Niagara Falls and communities that are rich in both history and recreational and cultural opportunities. Niagara boasts dynamic modern cities, Canada’s most developed wine industry, a temperate climate, extraordinary theatre, and some of Ontario’s most breathtaking countryside. An international destination with easy access to its binational U.S. neighbour New York State, Niagara attracts over 14 million visitors annually, as well as a steady stream of new residents and businesses.
Reporting to the Associate Director of Transportation Integrated Services, the Supervisor Fleet Operations is responsible for managing all fleet repair facilities, including mechanical, collision and inventory; and all activities relating to the procurement and maintenance, repair, make ready, and decommissioning of vehicles and equipment in the Public Works Fleet in accordance with legislative requirements and Regional policies and procedures.
Post-secondary Trade diploma with emphasis on Automotive Service Technician (310S) and/or a Truck and Coach Technician (310T).
College or University diploma/certificate or degree in a related discipline.
Additional training in leadership and automotive.
10 years in the maintenance of a Municipal or similar Fleet with 5 years in a supervisory or similar capacity.
3-5 years Supervisory experience in a unionized environment is preferred.
Detailed working knowledge of the Highway Traffic Act and Regulations, Truck and Bus National Safety Code, Occupational Health and Safety Act and Regulations, Commercial Vehicle Operating Registration Regulations, Ministry of Labour Regulations, and Ministry of Environment Regulations.
Certificate of Qualification under the Apprenticeship and Trades Qualification Act as an Automotive Service Technician (310S) and/or a Truck and Coach Technician (310T) is preferred.
Certified Public Fleet Professional (CPFP) designation is preferred.
Ontario Driver License Class DZ must be obtained within one year of employment.
May be required to support emergency operations under the incident management structure, at the direction of the Emergency Operations Centre Director.
Regional staff strive to enable the strategic priorities of council and the organization through the completion of their work. Staff carry out their work by demonstrating the corporate values of service, honesty, choice, partnership and respect.
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We thank all candidates for their interest however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.