Organization: Bragg Creek Trails (BCT)
Position Title: Operations Manager
Reports to: Executive Director
Term and Hours of Work: Permanent Full-Time, Various hours based on 36 hours per week.
Compensation: $35.00 to $40.00 per hour based on experience
Organization: BCT is a place where the love of trails and the outdoors can be enjoyed by all, in every season. We build and maintain a multi-user trail network for the enjoyment of all non-motorized trail users in the West Bragg Creek area of Kananaskis Country and the greater Bragg Creek Area. BCT advocates for responsible trail use, community building, volunteerism, and environmental stewardship amongst the outdoor recreation community. We believe that fostering strategic partnerships and actively engaging with trail enthusiasts compliments the organizational strengths that support BCTA’s vision and goals.
Position Overview: The Operations Manager is responsible for the oversight of Bragg Creek Trails Operations including managing the planning and execution of maintenance, renewal and building of new trails in the West Bragg Creek Trails network located in Kananaskis country and community trails in the greater Bragg Creek area. Thie role involves managing of operational staff and volunteers, ensuring compliance with Occupational Health and Safety standards, asset management of all equipment, the maintenance compound and trail centre.
This position will require great leadership and team building skills, a background in operations and project management, mechanical ability to oversee equipment needs, experience in health and safety policy implementation, and the ability to work with a variety of partners and personalities. The Operations Manager supports financial responsibility, transparent communication, and a culture of safety and team building to achieve the strategic goals of the organization.
Skills and Experience:
Success: The measures of success in this role include safety metrics, quality of user experience on the trail network, leveraging volunteers to support the operations, equipment out of service time, contribution to the team environment amongst the BCT Operations team, and modelling and following of all safety and operational policies of BCT.