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City/Ville Fort McMurray
Province Alberta [AB]
Title/Titre Remote Camp - General Manager
Sector ESS [Remote Sites & Offshore]
About Us

Compass Group Canada is the leading food service and support services company in Canada with over 25,000 associates and $1.45 billion in revenues.


Our vision for growth and success is a powerful one, to combine fresh ideas with the industry’s greatest talent - Great People, Great Service, Great Results! Because we ‘live’ our values, Compass Group Canada was named to the 2012 Top 100 Employers list in Canada for the fourth consecutive year.


ESS Support Services provides high volume food and support services to remote locations that include offshore oil rigs, coastal logging camps, large projects in the Alberta Oil Sands, and summer Cadet camps in the Yukon.


Position Summary

Position:           General Manager

Job Rotation:    20 days on, 8 days off
Location:           Fort McMurray, Alberta
This position exists to provide direction for the safe and efficient operation of ESS business activities within the remote camp. The incumbent is responsible for ensuring activities are completed according to the Board’s policies and are aimed at the achievement of the organizations objectives.
  • Provide leadership in financial planning, stewardship, analysis and forecasting.
  • Responsible for reviewing financial reports, recognizing variations and providing corrective actions to achieve budget.
  • Ensure the control and effective utilization of ESS assets through immediate subordinates.
  • An excellent understanding of Federal, Provincial and Municipal regulations and statutes as it relates to Occupational Health & Safety and an understanding of employment laws.
  • Assist in the development of the organization objectives and ensure plans of action are outlined.
  • Develop strategies on optimizing all aspects of the operation through the maximizing of revenues, marketing and services.
  • Ensure workforce is utilized to its highest potential.
  • Develop a solid communication link with staff and customers, using a positive favorable image.
  • Responsible for the efficiency and effectiveness of the maintenance of all assets.
  • Ensure development requirements are identified and appropriate plans of actions are implemented to fulfill the needs.
  • Guide subordinates in the identification and achievement of the organizations goals and objectives.
This position would report directly to the Regional Vice President of ESS Canada.
Required Qualifications (please only apply if you meet all required qualifications):
Bachelor Degree or College Diploma preferred
  • 5-10 years  senior  management experience
  • Minimum 3 years experience in a Remote Camp environment
  • Significant experience in establishing, implementing and training Occupational Health & Safety, Environmental Health, Food Safety/Quality Assurance policies and practices is required
  • Hospitality services (e.g.: hotel, diners, food and beverage etc.)
  • Knowledge of equipment and equipment maintenance
  • Knowledge of computer programs (Excel, Word)
  • Working with clients, customers, stakeholders and political individuals
  • Knowledge of building maintenance
  • Leadership Skills
  • Strong Marketing Skills
  • Organizing, Planning and Administrative Skills
  • Effective Oral and Written Communication Skills
  • Good Interpersonal Skills
  • Proven Decision Making Ability
  • Good Flexibility and Innovative Skills
Thank you for your interest in a career with Compass Group!
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Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. We will consider your resume for additional opportunities.
Compass Group Canada is committed to fostering a diverse and representative workforce and an inclusive work environment where all employees are treated fairly.
Job ID 5213
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