Thursday , November 23 2023

City of Calgary Job Application – Park Infrastructure Lead

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Job Summary

City of Calgary currently has a vacancy for those looking to work as a City of Calgary Job Application – Park Infrastructure Lead for Full Time at their offices in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Applicants should be sure to read the job outline attentively if they intend to apply.

Job Title: City of Calgary Job Application – Park Infrastructure Lead
Company Name: City of Calgary
Job Location: Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Job Type: Full Time
Job Category: City of Calgary
Job Link Expiry: 2023-12-30
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Job Details:

Job Description:

Reporting to the Manager of Parks Amenities & Customer Service, the Parks Infrastructure Lead is responsible for the planning & coordinating of a city-wide portfolio which manages all above-ground, hard landscape assets (excluding pathways, trails & washrooms) on public park designated lands. The Parks Infrastructure Lead contributes to identifying short, medium & long-term strategic priorities, city-wide initiatives & oversight of operating & capital budget requirements. Primary duties include:

Job Responsibilities:

  • Anticipate business needs, research best practices, identify gaps in processes/procedures/service and develop performance improvements.
  • Provide customer service including response to citizen and councillor enquiries.
  • Lead and coach direct reports, including hiring, time approval, performance management and health & safety.
  • Ensure resources are optimally assigned as needed and deadlines are met.
  • Provide oversight on the management and procurement of multiple contracts.
  • Implement program strategic direction and set priorities.
  • Represent City of Calgary at regulatory organizations e.g., Canadian Standards Authority (CSA).
  • Direct and manage capital improvement, life cycle and maintenance projects.

Job Requirements:

  • Equivalent combinations of experience and education may be considered.
  • Excellent communication, strategic thinking, problem solving, decision making and analytical skills.
  • Must obtain a City of Calgary operator’s permit.
  • Successful applicants must provide proof of qualifications.
  • The ability to develop strong relationships and provide coaching and performance management to staff.

Qualification & Experience:

  • A completed 2 year Landscape Gardener Diploma and at least 8 years of related experience; OR
  • A valid Class 5 Driver’s Licence (or provincial equivalent), with no more than 6 demerits and no current suspensions or charges pending OR a valid
  • Graduated Driver’s Licence (GDL) with no more than 4 demerits and no current suspensions or charges pending is required.
  • A degree in landscape architecture, urban studies, geography or related field and aat least 6 years of related experience.
  • Previous leadership experience and knowledge of The City’s procurement processes will be considered assets.

Job Details:

Company: City of Calgary

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Application Deadline: N/A

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