Section Head – Construction and Building Services


Job Description

Reporting to the Division Head – Engineering, you manage, control and coordinate all your section’s activities related to the City of Dollard-des-Ormeaux’s building stock, including all renovation and new construction work, as well as energy efficiency maintenance and improvement.


Team-oriented, your challenges will include, among others:


  • Planning, organizing, managing, controlling and coordinating construction projects and work on new municipal buildings and the retrofitting of existing buildings
  • Preparing technical information and specifications, analyzing bids and making appropriate recommendations
  • Monitoring and analyzing the progress of contracts and, where required, applying the necessary corrective and preventative measures
  • Overseeing the completion of work in your activity sector and approving relevant technical documents
  • Collaborating on the planning and supervision of design work and implementation of various building mechanical systems, including ventilation, air conditioning, heating and refrigeration, and collaborating on the completion of mechanical and electrical projects
  • Planning short-term, medium and long-term work in your activity sector
  • Planning and including sustainable development in building operations practices

Qualifications required


  • Undergraduate degree in construction engineering, building engineering or other relevant discipline
  • Member in good standing of the Ordre des ingénieurs du Québec
  • Minimum of three years of relevant experience in the management of construction/renovation projects
  • Bilingualism, French and English
  • Valid Class 5 driver’s licence
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite



  • Prioritization and planning
  • Organization of resources
  • Measurement and follow-up
  • Political acumen
  • Persuasion
  • Results-oriented
  • Collaboration

Employment status

Benefits and salary

  • 35-hour workweek, Monday to Friday
  • 15 paid holidays and 5 floating holidays
  • Generous group insurance benefits, including health and dental insurance, and salary insurance
  • Access to a training room, library and lunch-hour sports activities
  • 2022 salary range from $81,059 to $105,377



Please send your resume and cover letter, as well as the equal access employment form before September 27, 2022, by email:


We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those being considered will be contacted.

The City of Dollard-des-Ormeaux is an equal opportunity employer and invites handicapped persons*, women, Aboriginal people and members of visible minorities and ethnic minorities to apply.

*People with a disability must make their accommodation requests when invited to the selection process. This information will be treated confidentially


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