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Job Code:200723
Job Title:DIRECTOR OF ENGINEERING - RAIL
Job Category:ENGINEERING - OPERATIONS
Location:SAINT JOHN, NB

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POSITION TITLE:

DIRECTOR OF ENGINEERING - RAIL

JOB CATEGORY:

Engineering - Operations

INDUSTRY:

Transportation:Ground/Trucking

LOCATION:

Saint John, NB

DATE:

January 17, 2017

JOB ORDER NUMBER:

200723

THE OPPORTUNITY:

The Saint John operation is looking for an energetic and highly motivated senior leader for their Engineering Rail Department. This exclusive rail provides connections from the Maritimes provinces to the northeast United States markets, our client offers complete and reliable logistics and transportation solutions.

RELOCATION ASSISTANCE:  Yes

COMPENSATION:  

Extremely competitive base salary with excellent benefits.

THE COMPANY:

Our client is one of Canada’s most respected companies with a wide range of endeavors.  As part of this great organization, they are comprised of three short line railways offering complete logistics and transportation solutions.

POSITION DESCRIPTION:

-Contributing to the success of the company as a key senior member of the management team. 
-Responsible for managing and meeting performance targets and initiatives, team building and overall leadership for this area. 
-Lead the engineering section with a focus on operational excellence, internal and external customer service, continuous improvement & optimization, safe operations and teamwork.
-Analysis and management of various aspects of the engineering department; including forecasting costs related to project work.
-Manage business and strategic planning as well as budgeting process for engineering projects.
-Promote a safe work environment in all activities in the area of engineering; including compliance to regulatory requirements & company policies and communicating and rectifying safety concerns.

EXPERIENCE: In order to be COMPETITIVE for this position, you will have:

-Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering, or a related field with a professional designation.
-MBA would be considered an asset.
-5-10 years of senior leadership/project management experience.
-Possess strong leadership skills and behaviors with an emphasis on efficient and quality work.
-Exceptional communication and problem solving skills with a proven track record of managing financial requirements, deadlines and priorities.
-The ability to develop, motivate, and foster positive relationships with all stakeholders.
-Strong Computer Skills are essential.

EDUCATION:

Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering, or a related field with a professional designation.  MBA would be considered an asset.

QUALIFICATIONS:

-5-10 years senior leadership/project management experience.
-Railroad or Transportation experience would be a great asset.

EMPLOYMENT TYPE:

Permanent, Full-Time

REQUIRED TRAVEL:

Some

MANAGES OTHERS:

Yes

CONTACT:

Don Duff, Senior Recruitment Consultant

HOW TO APPLY:

Please click on the “APPLY” button located elsewhere on this job posting (preferred) or email your resume to: dduff@stoakley.com

LEARN MORE ABOUT THE RECRUITER:

Don Duff: http://stoakley.com/meet-don-duff/

KEYWORDS:

Maintenance, Safety, Railway, Railroad, Rail, Strategic, Business, Planning, Success, Operational, Preventative,  Bachelor’s Degree, Leadership, Performance, Continuous Improvement, Teamwork, Productivity, Initiatives, Forecasting, Targets, Management.

QUESTIONS:

  1. Do you have the experience and skills that we are looking for as a Director of Maintenance?
  2. Are you open to consider an exciting opportunity in Saint John, New Brunswick?

ABOUT STOAKLEY-STEWART CONSULTANTS:

Stoakley-Stewart Consultants Ltd. is an Executive Search/Recruiting Firm with international reach. We opened our doors in 1977 and have grown to be one of the most successful employment agencies in Canada, boasting over 300 person-years of recruiting expertise.  We house a team of top-notch consultants, each acting as Subject Matter Expert in their chosen field. As a result we provide professional recruiting services to clients and candidates in a variety of industries.

This expansive breadth of experience allows us, as a firm, to satisfy all of your hiring/employment needs. In accordance with Canadian laws, it is the policy of Stoakley-Stewart Consultants to consider all qualified individuals for available positions without regard to race, colour, religion, sexual orientation, country of origin, age, disability etc.

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