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Housing Construction Project Foreman


Location: Divisional Office

Competition #: 5894

Open To: Everyone

Date Posted: September 12th, 2017

Closing Date: Open Ended

Additional Information:

Northland School Division No. 61 is looking for an advocate for Indigenous Education and a supporter of FNMI language and culture.  The division is seeking to fill the position of Housing Construction Project Foreman, operating out of the Divisional Office, located in Peace River, Alberta. 

The successful candidate will oversee the construction, renovation and repair of the housing units in the Division, including the work of the division’s partners providing property management services.  Duties will include planning and supervising all housing construction projects in the division, participating in housing building projects, renovations and demolitions and performing the project management role during construction/demolition/renovation projects.

The successful candidate will also inspect, assess and report on repairs required in housing units and ensure housing policies and procedures are being followed.

Qualifications include:

  • Qualified in carpentry with a background in construction and maintenance.
  • Housing and/or project management experience would be an asset.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Professional, Excel and Word as well as working knowledge of Microsoft Access.
  • Working knowledge of Government of Alberta Residential Tenancies Act as well as of tendering process in a public service agency setting.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.

The salary for this position is based on qualifications and experience.   A comprehensive benefit package is provided.

Interested applicants are asked to submit a resume with three employer references including one current supervisor to: Diane Holt, Human Resources Administrator, Northland School Division No. 61, P.O. Bag 1400, 9809 77 Avenue, Peace River, Alberta T8S 1V2.  Phone: (780) 624-2060.  Fax: (780) 624-5914.  Email: applications@nsd61.ca

Closing date:  Until suitable candidate is found. 

Kindly note that offers of employment will be conditional on receipt of a satisfactory criminal record check.  We thank all applicants but only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.