Automotive Shop Superintendent

Department of Transportation and Infrastructure
Automotive Shop Superintendent
Vehicle Management Agency
Miramichi Repair Facility

The Department of Transportation and Infrastructure is currently seeking an individual to join the Vehicle Management Agency as an Automotive Shop Superintendent based at the Miramichi Repair Facility.

As a member of the Vehicle Management Agency, this position involves highly responsible supervisory and administrative work in the co-ordination and supervision of skilled staff in the maintenance, repair and overhaul of the equipment at a variety of repair facilities in the Miramichi District. Work includes inspections, quality control, human resources management and long-range planning to support the efficient and safe operation of the district vehicle repair shops. Other responsibilities will include participating in the operation and utilization of a fully integrated fleet management system and performing related administrative duties as required, ensuring that all departmental policies and procedures, as well as Federal and Provincial Acts and guidelines, are adhered to.

ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS: High school graduation or GED supplemented by completion of post-secondary course work in a related mechanical or technical field, and six (6) years' related work experience including three (3) years' experience in a supervisory capacity. Possession of a valid New Brunswick Class 5 driver's license and proficiency in Microsoft Office are also required. An equivalent combination of education, training and experience may be considered.

Written and spoken competence in English is required. Please state your language capability.

Applicants must clearly demonstrate the essential qualifications to be given further consideration. Please ensure that preferred language for assessment is identified on your resume.

ASSET QUALIFICATIONS: Preference may be given to candidates that demonstrate financial management experience including managing budgets and/or experience in managing shop operations. Subject to the response to this competition, candidates may be required to demonstrate on their application one or more of the asset qualifications in addition to the essential qualifications in order to be given further consideration.

The following operational requirement is also required: travel within the district.

BEHAVIOURAL COMPETENCIES: The successful candidate will possess the following behavioural competencies: Developing Others, Effective Interactive Communication, Creative Thinking/Innovation, Results Orientation, and Team Leadership.

Résumés should be in chronological order specifying education and employment in months and years including part-time and full-time employment. This competition may be used to fill future vacancies at the same level.

SALARY: $26.43 per hour. (An additional 4.8% differential will be paid to Automotive Shop Superintendents supervising Mechanic Supervisors.)

We encourage applicants to apply on-line at, by e-mail to or by mail at the following address by February 28, 2020 indicating competition number R40-2019/20-1666. This competition may be used to fill future vacancies at the same level.

Department of Transportation and Infrastructure
District 02 - Miramichi
P. O. Box 248, 1310 Water Street
Miramichi NB E1N 3A6
Telephone: (506) 778-6046

We thank all those who apply however only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

Candidates registered with the Equal Employment Opportunity Program and veterans, who demonstrate they are among the most qualified, shall be given preference at the time of appointment.

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