BC Transit is a provincial crown corporation and coordinates the delivery of safe, reliable, cost-efficient and market-focused transit services in British Columbia outside of the Greater Vancouver region. Working in partnership with local governments and private companies, BC Transit provides direct services in fleet acquisition and management, contract administration, transit planning, marketing and financial services.
This position is based in Victoria which is located on the southern tip of Vancouver Island. Victoria (regional population 330,000) is the capital of British Columbia and a community of choice for many, due to our temperate climate, natural beauty and diverse economic opportunities. Victoria is an international resort destination with a transportation network that includes airport, helicopter and seaplane services, buses, ferry, and cruise ships.
The Supervisor leads a team of infrastructure specialists to resolve end user hardware and software problems in a timely and accurate fashion. S/he will provide senior level technical expertise in all areas of IT infrastructure, including; initiation and delivery of projects, directing the design and build of network and server environments, supervision of systems for performance and capacity monitoring, and reviewing distributed computing and network designs to select appropriate operational support strategies and to ensure efficient use of resources. The Supervisor will also manage project and operational budgets and work with various stakeholders across the company. S/he will evaluate and makes recommendations to the IS senior management team on current and future software and hardware requirements, as well as develop proposals for, and implement, approved system enhancements and will develop strategic plans for Server, Storage, and Network environments. The Supervisor will be responsible for staff recruitment and employee performance management and the evaluation of contracted service provision.
Education and Technical Requirements:
Please send resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
This position requires the completion of a clear Criminal Record Check and/or Vulnerable Sector Search.
BC Transit Offers:
Extensive group benefits (medical, dental, extended health, life insurance) and pension program once eligible
Fitness Centre, health and wellness programs, and an employee and family assistance counseling program.
BC Transit is committed to the principles of employment equity.
Candidates must be legally eligible to work in Canada.
While BC Transit values all applications we receive; only those candidates short-listed for further consideration will be contacted.