The City of Medicine Hat's Solid Waste Utility is responsible for ensuring a functional, reliable and cost effective waste collection, waste diversion, landfill, and compost services that meet internal and external customer needs.
In this challenging leadership role, you have an understanding and ability to lead the maintenance and operation of Solid Waste Utility’s Landfill and Compost operations. As the Superintendent, you will provide oversight of the operations that includes scale crossings, compost operations, waste diversion, Municipal Solid Waste disposal, non-hazardous material disposal, and liaison with non-traditional partnerships. As the successful candidate, you are a continuous learner who enjoys applying new learning and skills in a team environment.
As our ideal candidate, you will be an integral team member in achieving several of our Waste Management Strategy initiatives and help establish new strategies and goals in an ever-changing industry to meet the community’s needs. Some areas of focus would include assessment of expanding the capacity of the current landfill, develop waste reduction programs such C&D waste, site and construct future non-hazardous industrial cells; review current composting program and evaluate areas for improvement or additions to processes, assess and enhance operational efficiencies and customer services.
Our organization offers a highly attractive total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefits, learning & development opportunities as well as a great work environment which provides excellent opportunities for professional growth.
The City of Medicine Hat strives to achieve its vision to be a “Community of Choice”; a place where people choose to live, work and play. The Medicine Hat advantage:
Extensive Recreational Facilities
Flourishing Cultural Community
Low Utility Rates and Taxes
Family Oriented Community
Qualified candidates are invited to submit a resume to Competition #19111A Human Resources Department, City of Medicine Hat, Suite 101, 505 First Street SE, Medicine Hat T1A 0A9; fax (403) 525-8870; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
This posting will remain open until Wednesday, May 22, 2019 at 4:30 p.m.
We thank all applicants; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Successful completion of a two (2) year diploma in Civil Technology from a recognized post-secondary institution;
Five (5) years of experience in the construction, operation and maintenance of a Landfill Operation, including four (4) years managing, leading and coordinating work teams;
Possession of an unrestricted Alberta Environmental Protection Landfill Manager Certification;
Possession of an Alberta Environment Compost Operating Certification;
Valid Class 5 Driver’s License with an acceptable driving record;
A management approved equivalent combination of training and experience may be considered.
Internal Number: 19111A
About City of Medicine Hat
The City of Medicine Hat (pop. Approx. 62,000) is located along the South Saskatchewan River Valley in Southeastern Alberta. Spread over a unique landscape of hills and coulees, Medicine Hat is known for its picturesque scenery. Boasting over 92 kilometers of hiking and biking trails, the City is a centre for outdoor activity at all times of the year. With a world-class performing arts theatre, museum and art gallery, Medicine Hat is also a flourishing cultural community.
As Canada’s Sunniest City, Medicine Hat is a community known for its short commute times, affordable housing, no provincial sales tax, some of the lowest property taxes in Canada, and utility prices that are some of the lowest in Alberta. Medicine Hat is a great community, and a safe community, to call “home”!