Skilled Public Works Employee

Rural Municipality of Cartier - Elie, MB (30+ days ago)

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Rural Municipality of Cartier – Skilled Public Works Employee

The R.M. of Cartier requires a skilled public works employee to fill a full-time permanent position within the Public Works Department.

Primary Responsibilities

The successful candidate will report to the Public Works Manager and duties will include but will not be limited to the following:

  • Snow removal.
  • Mowing
  • Assisting with various public works tasks.
  • Machine maintenance and repair.
  • Other duties as assigned.


Applicant must possess a valid Manitoba (Class 5 or better) licence and have the following:

  • Experience in operating various pieces of equipment such as tractors, mowers, snow removal equipment and loaders.
  • Experience operating various power tools.
  • Experience in welding and metal fabrication would be an asset.
  • Knowledge of repair and maintenance of equipment.
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills.
  • Good problem solving skills.
  • Ability to keep accurate and complete records.
  • Ability to follow directions and to work both independently and as a team member.
  • Must be flexible and adaptable to various work assignments.
  • A class 3 license would be considered an asset.

The Compensation

The Rural Municipality of Cartier offers a comprehensive salary and benefits package including extended medical and dental coverage, travel insurance, life insurance, long-term disability insurance and participation in a defined benefits pension plan administered by the Manitoba Employees Benefits Program (MEBP).

Applicants are asked to submit a letter of application, resume and the name & contact information of (3) references marked IN CONFIDENCE and clearly marked “Skilled Public Works Employee”, by November 8, 2019 to:

Rural Municipality of Cartier

Attention: Andrew Waldner, Public Works Manager

PO Box 117, Elie MB R0H 0H0

Phone: (204) 353-2028 Fax: (204) 353-2335

We thank all those who apply, however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.

Job Type: Full-time