Operations Supervisor, FVA

Yukon Government - Whitehorse, YT (30+ days ago)

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This posting is to fill a full-time 1-year term position.
Temporary Assignments may be considered.

Highways and Public Works

Building Foundations
Inspiring Innovation
Exceeding Expectations

Without a firm foundation, nothing lasts.

Yukon’s Department of Highways and Public Works provides services and infrastructure that Yukoners need to go about their daily lives with safety, connectivity, and purpose. Things like roads and bridges, buildings and equipment, airports and government services, and information and communications networks. It’s a big department with many tools and hats. Our work is building the foundations that enable you to enjoy a full life in Yukon, one with freedom and opportunity to travel where you need, to do your job without constraints and to connect with the people that matter to you.

We’re here so you can be there.

The Corporate Services Division of Highways and Public Works provides critical central agency services to government and direct services to the department itself. We provide acquisition risk management, purchasing, asset management, printing, mail delivery, insurance, travel and fleet vehicle services to Yukon government departments. We also provide policy, communications, and finance services to the Department of Highways and Public Works. Our division employs labourers, analysts, procurement specialists, graphic designers, client service specialists, accountants and many other professionals.

Our people are your people.

The Fleet Vehicle Agency (FVA) is a special operating agency of the Department of Highways and Public Works. Its mission is to help government departments and publically funded agencies meet their objectives by procuring and managing efficient and affordable ground transportation services. Reporting to the Manager, Internal Operations, this position is responsible for managing and coordinating the daily operations, safety and security of the Agency, its staff and satellite community locations. In addition, this position is also responsible for the acquisition, assignment, licensing, availability, delivery, and eventual disposal of all Fleet Vehicle Agency vehicles used by Yukon Government, which consists of over 650 vehicles.

For information about applying on a Highways and Public Works competition, contact HR Consultant, Monishia Thompson at Monishia.thompson@gov.yk.ca

For more information about this job, contact Katy Mead, Manager, Internal Operations at katy.mead@gov.yk.ca

Please do not email resumes to either of these addresses; resumes may only be accepted through e-recruitment. If you need technical support submitting your application/resume, please contact: E-Recruitment.clientsupport@gov.yk.ca.

Essential Qualifications

Review the essential qualifications below. We will screen your resume based on these qualifications.

Experience with large fleet vehicle management (e.g. acquisition, assignment, licensing, availability, delivery, and eventual disposal);
Experience directly supervising staff, leading a team and dealing with human resource matters;
Experience with light and medium duty vehicle operation and basic maintenance; and
Experience in procurement and writing vehicle specifications is an asset.

If you have these qualifications, ensure you clearly expand upon them (for each applicable employer) in your resume. Prior to applying, refer to our sample resume to assist you in your application.

Candidates who have education, training, and/or experience equivalent to the essential qualifications listed above may be equally considered.

Desired Knowledge, Skills and Suitability

Candidates should have and may be assessed on:
Ability to lead a team and supervise;
Ability to provide excellent client service;
Ability to work well under pressure with high attention to detail;
Excellent communication and organizational skills; and
Able to contribute to a safe and respectful work environment.

Additional Information

Conditions of Employment:
Valid Yukon Class 5 driver’s licence (or equivalent) or higher;
Valid RCMP criminal records check; and
Ability to start work at 7:00am daily, working Monday to Friday.

Job Requirements:
Ability to lift weight up to 30 kg

Learn more about us! Yukon government has been selected as one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers since 2014!

Eligibility List
12 months
Post Date
10 August 2020
Close Date
25 August 2020