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RURAL MUNICIPALITY OF ARMSTRONG

 




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RURAL MUNICIPALITY OF ARMSTRONG

 

INVITATION TO QUOTE

 

2023/24 HOURLY EQUIPMENT RATES

 

The Rural Municipality of Armstrong is inviting quotes for hourly rental rates of various equipment, for the purpose of establishing pay rates for the April 1, 2023 to March 31, 2024 construction and maintenance season. 

 

Quotation packages including submission documents are available at the Municipal Office or the municipal website www.rmofarmstrong.com.

 

Quotations may be submitted to the Rural Municipality of Armstrong, Box 69, Inwood, Manitoba R0C 1P0. 

 

Deadline for Quotation Packages is 4:00 p.m. Tuesday, February 28, 2023. Late and incomplete submissions will not be accepted. 

 

 

Corlie Larsen, CAO      

RM of Armstrong

Lot 55 Highway 17

          Box 69, Inwood, MB ROC 1PO

          Phone: 204-278-3377 Fax: 204-278-3437

          Email: cao@rmofarmstrong.com

          

CLICK HERE for the BID SHEET 

Rural Municipality of Armstrong

P. O. Box 69, Inwood, MB,  R0C 1P0

Phone: (204) 278-3377     Fax: (204) 278-3437     rmofarmstrong.com


THE RURAL MUNICIPALITY OF ARMSTRONG

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

CHIEF ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICER

 

The Rural Municipality of Armstrong is accepting applications for the position of Chief Administrative Officer.

 

Found in the heart of the Interlake region of Manitoba, northwest of Teulon on Hwy #17, the RM of Armstrong is home to a number of small hamlets offering a mix of urban and quiet country lifestyles. 

 

Under the direction of Council, the CAO is responsible for the overall management of the operations of the municipality including: administration, supervision of staff, policies and planning and financial management. 

 

Key responsibilities of the position include:

 

  • Recommends new initiatives, programs, policies, and plans for Council to consider. 
  • Advising Council as to current and future policies, programs and budgets.
  • Acting as the coordinator and team leader of the administration in areas of staff, personnel, policies, plans and programs.
  • Develops and implements a process for preparation of annual capital and operating budgets. 
  • Assisting Council in determining the future vision of the Municipality. 
  • Working closely with all levels of government

 

Skills & Qualifications

  • Ability to communicate effectively with the public, employees and external stakeholders.
  • Ability to develop, interpret and administer agreements, statues and by-laws.
  • A graduate of the University of Manitoba Continuing Education Division Certificate Program for Municipal Administrators, or equivalent education.
  • A background in Accounting is considered and asset.
  • Ability to read and understand Municipal Financial Statements and manage a budget. 
  • A minimum of three years direct experience in municipal administration.
  • Computer experience with a municipal software program, preferably Asyst, and demonstrated abilities with Windows, Microsoft Office 365: including Work, Excel, Power Point.

 

 

Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications. The RM of Armstrong provides an excellent group benefits and pension program. A detailed job description is available upon request. 

Please submit your resume and three reference to:

 

RM of Armstrong

Box 69, Inwood, MB R0C 1P0

Fax (204) 278-3437

Email: cao@rmofarmstrong.com 

 

Deadline to apply for the position is Friday, February 3, 2023 at 4:30 P.M. If a candidate is not found by the deadline date the position will remain open until filled. We thank all that apply and advise that only those selected for further consideration will be contacted. 

Rural Municipality of Armstrong

P. O. Box 69, Inwood, MB,  R0C 1P0

Phone: (204) 278-3377     Fax: (204) 278-3437     rmofarmstrong.com


EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY 

The RM of Armstrong is seeking a By-Law Enforcement officer, an individual who is highly motivated, confident, and organized, to be responsible for enforcing municipal by-laws and providing the public with information to ensure the protection of residents, property and employees. 

The By-Law Enforcement Officer will be expected to be on-call which would include working weekends and be available for calls in the evening from time to time. The officer will keep meticulous documentation and be prepared to attend Provincial Court as required and will also be responsible for animal control in the municipality. The officer will have to use their own personal vehicle. 

Qualifications – By-Law Enforcement Officer

*Current criminal record check
*Valid Manitoba Licence
*Prior experience in law or by-law enforcement or security
 *By-Law enforcement training

Applications must contain a resume, covering letter and three references. Application deadline is 4:30 PM on Friday, February 3rd , 2023 and will remain open until position is filled. Only those candidates chosen for an interview will be contacted.

Please forward applications marked “Application for By-Law Enforcement Officer” to Corlie Larsen, Chief Administrative Officer at:

RM of Armstrong
Box 69
Inwood, Manitoba R0C 1P0
Fax: (204)278-3437
e-mail: cao@rmofarmstrong.com

Please click on the link below for the Detailed Tender Package

 TENDER PACKAGE

Rural Municipality of Armstrong

P. O. Box 69, Inwood, MB,  R0C 1P0

Phone: (204) 278-3377     Fax: (204) 278-3437     rmofarmstrong.com



REQUEST FOR SEALED TENDER

Meleb Waste Disposal Grounds Maintenance 

The RM of Armstrong Council is inviting tenders to push, compact and cap garbage at the Meleb Waste Disposal Grounds. Pushing and compacting garbage will be required weekly and capping required monthly. 

Each week the garbage is to be pushed and spread in approximately 12 inch layers and then compacted. This will require heavy machinery in order to compact properly. 

Monthly the waste will have to be pushed, spread, compacted and then covered with earth capping. Capping/covering of the waste consists of a layer of soil approximately 6 inch thick spread on the compacted waste and compacted again. The working face of the cell is to have an even slope surface to be able to spread and compact future waste. Material for covering the waste is in a spoil pile located next to the site. 

Work Start Date: February 1, 2023

Contract End Date: December 31, 2023 and may be renewed annually at Council’s discretion. 

Deadline to submit tenders: Friday, January 27th, 2023 by 4:30 P.M

The Lowest or any tender not necessarily accepted. 

Detailed tender packages complete with specifications are available to interested applicants on the RM of Armstrong website. Any questions or concerns can be directed to: 

Corlie Larsen, CMMA
Chief Administrative Officer
Box 69, Inwood, MB R0C 1P0
Phone: (204) 278-3377
Email: cao@rmofarmstrong.com 

Please Click on the link below to view the entire Public Works Foreman Job Description.

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Rural Municipality of Armstrong

P. O. Box 69, Inwood, MB,  R0C 1P0

Phone: (204) 278-3377     Fax: (204) 278-3437     rmofarmstrong.com




EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

 The Rural Municipality of Armstrong invites applications for the position of Public Works Foreman (Permanent, Full-time)

 Under the direction of the Chief Administrative Officer, the Public Works Foreman is responsible for the direction, coordination, efficient operation, construction, repair, and general maintenance of all municipal infrastructure.

Qualifications – Public Works Foreman

*Minimum of five years related experience, three of which were in a foreman or supervisory capacity.

*Experience in construction and maintenance of various municipal infrastructure.

*The ability to operate and maintain various types of heavy equipment. (tractor/mower, compact track loader, grader, loader, tandem)

*Valid Manitoba Drivers Class 3 License, air brake license or an air brake endorsement.

*Above average organizational skills.

*Ability to multi-task and supervise numerous staff and projects simultaneously.

*Above average skills to manage and direct staff.

*The ability to perform some physical labour.

 The Rural Municipality of Armstrong offers a competitive salary and benefits package including health/dental and pension.

Applications must contain a resume, covering letter and three references. Application deadline is 4:30 PM on Monday, January 9th, 2023. Only those candidates chosen for an interview will be contacted.

Please forward applications marked “Application for Public Works Foreman” to Corlie Larsen, Chief Administrative Officer at:

RM of Armstrong

Box 69

Inwood, Manitoba R0C 1P0

Fax: (204)278-3437

e-mail: cao@rmofarmstrong.com

 To view a full job description please visit www.rmofarmstrong.com or call the Municipal Officer at (204) 278-3377.

RM OF ARMSTRONG

 

REQUEST FOR TENDER

 

2022 ROADSIDE GRASS-CUTTING SERVICES


 

The Rural Municipality of Armstrong invites tenders for 2022 Roadside Grass Cutting along municipal roads. 

 

Please contact the office at the address or phone number below, or visit the municipal website www.rmofarmstrong.com to obtain the mandatory tender document. 

 

Roads to be cut are all throughout the municipality Wards 1 to 5 approximately 588 miles (1,176 lane miles).

 

All tenders are to be submitted by sealed envelope to the RM of Armstrong marked “Roadside Grass Cutting” by Thursday, July 14, 2022 before 4:00 PM.

 

Contractor to supply own equipment and fuel. 

 

Lowest or any quote not necessarily accepted. 

 

Corlie Larsen, CAO      

RM of Armstrong

Lot 55 Highway 17

Box 69, Inwood, MB ROC 1PO

Phone: 204-278-3377



ALL APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE AND SUBMIT THE 2022 ROADSIDE GRASS CUTTING TENDER APPLICATION FOUND HERE

RM of Armstrong

Employment Opportunity

Youth Employment 

 

The Council of the Rural Municipality of Armstrong has filled the 2 GREEN TEAM Positions for 2022.

 

Thank you to everyone that applied.