Employment

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Human Resources Department


Human Resources Department
Tel: (306) 786-1708
Fax: (306) 786-6880
e-mail:

Employment Opportunities


Competition Number:

When applying for a position, please ensure you identify the City of Yorkton Competition Number indicated on the posting and the title of the position you are applying for, to ensure you are considered for the specific position of interest.

Resumes:

Resumes may be submitted to:

Kaylee Diduck– Human Resources Advisor
City of Yorkton
Box 400
Yorkton, SK
S3N 2W3
Fax: (306) 786-6880
E-mail:

Electronically submitted resumes are preferred (but not required) and must be sent in Microsoft Word or PDF formats.


Manager of Environmental Services

Environmental Services Department
Competition Number: 2016-33


Reporting to the Director of Environmental Services, the Manager of Environmental Services’ responsibility is to provide leadership and direction of the Wastewater Treatment Plant, Water Treatment Plant and Landfill operations.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Identifying and directing appropriate actions to respond to environmental requirements or incidents and creating programs to minimize environmental liabilities and ensure compliance (as it relates to water, wastewater, watersheds, aquifers stormwater and modeling of the distribution system).
  • Co-ordinating and directing all communications with regulatory agencies, business, contractors, consultants, private and public groups; as it relates to groundwater allocations, watersheds, landfill regulations, water and wastewater regulations, recycling and other environmental issues.
  • Working closely with federal, provincial and municipal governments, rural municipalities, profit and non-profit organizational groups regarding problems associated with water, wastewater, watersheds, recycling, landfill, groundwater, geotechnical work or any work related to the aquifer.
  • Directing internal and external departments, organizations, and consultants related to grants and funding for all environmental projects, operation of water and wastewater treatment facilities, landfill and private waste collector contractors, data collection and reports (including those required for provincial and federal governments) on programs, wells, lagoons, aquifers, distribution water, and wastewater.
  • Working in conjunction with Public Works on water treatment distribution and wastewater collection systems.
  • Managing complex environmental projects related to water and wastewate treatment, water distribution, wastewater collection, stormwater, landfill, watersheds, environmental reports and hydrology projects.
  • Problem solve utilizing knowledge of water, wastewater, chemistry, hydrogeology, civil, water and wastewater products, landfill operations, re-cycling and environmental regulations.
  • Coordinate and organize and supervise projects and staff.

Qualifications:

  • Preferred to already hold or be able to obtain Saskatchewan Environment Certification in: Wastewater Treatment Class 4, Water Treatment Class 3, Water Distribution Class 3, and Wastewater Collection Class 3.
  • Preferred degree in Civil Engineering or Environmental Engineering and any other certification required by the Ministry of Environment.
  • Seven plus years experience with at least five years at the management level demonstrating a thorough knowledge of water and wastewater.

Interested applicants may forward their resume, cover letter and copies of certification quoting competition number 2016-33 by 4:00pm on Friday September 16, 2016 to:

Kaylee Diduck- Human Resources Advisor
Box 400, 37 Third Avenue North
Yorkton, SK S3N 2W3
Email: 
Fax: (306)786-6880

The City of Yorkton wishes to thank all prospective applicants; however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

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District Dream Broker

Community Development, Parks & Recreation
Competition Number: 2016-34


Dream Brokers are dedicated to sustaining the involvement and participation of children and youth in existing sports, culture and recreation activities and programs.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Work within schools to ensure children and youth have the opportunity to participate in sport, culture and recreation programs.
  • Build and facilitate relationships and partnerships with service providers, resulting in the reduction or removal of barriers for children and youth participation in sport, culture and recreation programs.
  • Research available community sport, culture and recreation programming opportunities.
  • Assist families to apply for, answer questions and educate about Kidsport and Creative Kids initiatives.
  • Communicate the needs and interests of children and youth to community organizations.
  • Participate in workshops and professional development training related to sport, culture and recreation development.
  • Maintain statistics through the collection of accurate data.

Qualifications:

  • Post-secondary degree or diploma in a relevant discipline or a strong combination of relevant training and experience.
  • Knowledge and experience in program planning and delivery, partnership development, and evaluation.
  • Must possess R.C.M.P. security clearance and valid Class 5 Saskatchewan Driver’s license.
  • Minimum of two years experience working with children and youth.
  • Minimum of two years experience working in sport and or recreation administration or a related field associated with non- profit organizations.

Position:

This position is operated by grant funding. The District Dream Broker is a full time position for as long as the third party continues to support the funding.

Interested applicants may forward their resume and cover letter quoting competition number 2016-34 by 4:00pm on Friday September 2, 2016 to:

Kaylee Diduck- Human Resources Advisor
Box 400, 37 Third Avenue North
Yorkton, SK S3N 2W3
Email: 
Fax: (306)786-6880

The City of Yorkton wishes to thank all prospective applicants; however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

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