Regional Operations Manager - Fox Creek, AB

Certarus Ltd. - Fox Creek, AB (30+ days ago)

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Certarus Ltd ("Certarus") is the North American leader in the delivery of natural gas. We are a young, private company with a history of proven success in Canada and the USA. Providing unique off-grid carbon reduction solutions to industry, we continue to grow substantially. With a market capitalization in excess of $500MM, over 240 employees in 9 states and provinces, our business has doubled in scale over the last year and continues to grow. From sourcing and compression to transportation, delivery and decompression, our company provides logistics and monitoring of our end-to-end compressed natural gas (CNG) solution. For more info, check out

We are looking for a Regional Operations Manager in our Fox Creek, Alberta location. This position will appeal to a self-starter who will be responsible for leading a team of truck drivers, field technicians, and shop personnel, as well as managing CNG delivery and operations, and overseeing our facilities and equipment maintenance in the region. The Regional Operations Manager will provide technical assurance for the efficient and optimum running of our platform and related facilities. The role will require a customer focused individual with an ability to grow and maintain loyal customer base through superior service.

Job Description:
Manage all CNG delivery and operations in the Fox Creek area
Develop, lead, and manage a team of world class truck drivers and field technicians
Oversee regional compressor station as well as fleet operations and maintenance shop in the area to meet safety and performance targets
Promote the strong safety culture present across the entire company
Move and setup unloading equipment from location to location as CNG demands move
Ensure that internal policies, government safety and regulatory standards are met
Strong technical ability with respect to operations and management of logistics by coordinating natural gas trailer deliveries
Identify and execute improvement initiatives for material collection and processing operations to increase operational efficiency and effectiveness
Hands on role
Develop a strong relationship with key accounts to maintain a high level of service and client loyalty
Initiate and execute strategic growth initiatives
Achieve volume and margin sales targets for compressed natural gas to commercial and industrial markets
Other special projects as assigned

Relevant compression and natural gas experience is an asset
Preference given to those who have experience working with trucking logistics, contracts and dispatch
Preference given to those with a strong understanding of DOT Regulations
Strong technical knowledge of operations management (experience overseeing facilities, logistics, equipment and fleet)
Excellent communication skills, interpersonal skills and an ability to deal tactfully with a wide range of personalities
Strong leadership with proven experience managing diverse teams
Participative management, advocating teamwork and a positive atmosphere
Minimum of 5 years strong technical expertise in the maintenance and operation of natural gas piping and distribution equipment
Hold valid oilfield safety certifications – H2S, First Aid, CPR certificates, other required certifications
As a minimum, hold a valid driver's license with preference for applicants who hold a CDL license with Hazmat endorsement
Proficient in the use of computer programs

Certarus offers a competitive compensation package, including benefits and retirement plans as well as employee ownership opportunities. Above all, we offer unlimited career advancement opportunities with a dynamic, rapidly growing organization.