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Supervisor, Parks and Facilities Construction

Town of New Tecumseth
New Tecumseth, Ontario L9R 1A1

Supervisor, Parks and Facilities Construction

Permanent Full-Time

35 hours per week


Under the direction of the Director of Parks, Recreation and Culture, the Supervisor, Parks and Facilities Construction is responsible for managing the parks and facilities construction and renovation Capital Program by administering the planning, design, prequalification, tender, construction and contract administration of the projects to final release. 


  • Leads and manages all aspects of parks and facilities construction projects through the project lifecycle, which involves overseeing and administering the project planning, design, tender, construction, and warranty period to final release.
  • Prepares Request for Proposals (RFP), Request for Quotations (RFQ), and tender documents. Reviews submissions, participates in the selection of proponents and awards, and makes recommendations to senior staff. 
  • Oversees, coordinates and reviews the work of consultants retained to undertake architectural, engineering and construction services.
  • Attends evening meetings, such as public meetings, resident meetings, Committee of the Whole, and Council, as required.



  • 3-year college diploma in Architectural Technology, Building Construction; or related discipline required.
  • Association of Architectural Technologist of Ontario (AATO), Accredited Member, and/or Certified Engineering Technologist (CET) Designation required.
  • Certified Facility Management Professional (FMP) Designation or certified Project Management Professional (PMP) Designation preferred.
  • Minimum of 7 or more years of experience in a building construction environment and project management with a minimum of 3 years’ supervisory experience.
  • Strong customer service, interpersonal, consultative, conflict resolution, negotiation, problem-solving, and analytical skills required.
  • Knowledge and experience in preparing and presenting annual objectives, business plans, work plans and budgets, including report generation to senior management and/or Council.
  • Knowledge of applicable construction contracts and agreements.

The successful candidate must have the ability to align with established goals and objectives and is able to create/follow plans and processes accordingly, to deliver task and goal completion to a high standard. The successful candidate will provide clear direction and open communication with employees and address employee issues promptly, objectively and respectfully. The Town of New Tecumseth values progressive ideas and actions; the successful candidate will have proven ability to embrace change, be resourceful and to seek new ideas and creativity to maximize effectiveness to provide high quality citizen-centred services to our community.

Salary:   $73,636.76 - $92,055.16, plus full benefits and pension plan

Start Date: April 20, 2020 

Please submit your cover letter and resume in Word or PDF format to careers@newtecumseth.ca no later than 4:30 pm on March 1.

Please quote Job #2020-07 in the subject line of your email.

We thank you for your interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Information collected will be used solely for the purpose of candidate selection, in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information & Protection of Privacy Act

The Town of New Tecumseth is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection processes.  If contacted for an interview, please advise Human Resources if you require accommodation.



  • Government / Civil Service
Posted: 2020-02-11 Expires: 2020-03-27

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Supervisor, Parks and Facilities Construction

Town of New Tecumseth
New Tecumseth, Ontario L9R 1A1

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