Festival Hydro is a local distribution company serving 21,000+ customers in the municipalities of Stratford, St. Marys, Seaforth, Hensall, Zurich, Dashwood, and Brussels. We are a progressive utility looking for an incumbent that supports our ongoing commitment to customer and operational excellence.
Currently seeking a Vice President of Information Technology. This is a key Executive role, reporting to the CEO. Your operations and system maintenance experience, along with a strong business acumen and exceptional leadership skills will continue to move the organization forward. You will supervise IT Operations and Infrastructure employees, and work hands on with the team to eliminate security risks, increase end-user satisfaction and lead company-wide initiatives.
About the Role
The Vice President of Information Technology will oversee the development, implementation, and use of technology throughout Festival Hydro. This role also includes responsibilities within Rhyzome Networks, a data infrastructure affiliate company of Festival Hydro, operating a 70km gigabit fibre optic grid and city wide 802.11N Wi-Fi wireless zones throughout Stratford and six other communities in southwestern Ontario. This position works closely with the Executive team and Departmental Managers to assess and address user and company needs. Areas of responsibility include the full range of information systems and infrastructure activities.
Ready to join our team?
Interested candidates may apply by emailing their resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org by October 20, 2021. Please reference “Vice President of Information Technology” in the subject line.
We thank all applicants for their interest but advise only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Accommodations are available during all aspects of the recruitment process. Applicants contacted by Human Resources for an interview are asked to make their needs known in advance.