BIZ Job Posting – Supervisor, Safety & Outreach


Job Title: Supervisor, Safety & Outreach

The Downtown Winnipeg BIZ is the friendly and hardworking host that improves the perception of downtown by providing a welcoming environment, keeping things clean and safe, and advocating for continuous and positive change.

Under direction from the Director of Safety & Outreach, the Supervisor will provide operational guidance, administrative support and leadership to all Safety & Outreach staff and volunteers. The Supervisor is responsible for the daily supervision, administration, and coordination of tasks for the WATCH & HOST Ambassador program, Downtown Security Network and Volunteer program.


  • Provide supervision, guidance, and direction to safety and outreach staff.
  • Undertake administrative duties for the Safety and Outreach department including scheduling, payroll, budgeting, and invoicing.
  • Identify operational weaknesses and opportunities; suggest and assist in implementation of new policy and procedures.
  • Build relationships with the general public and business partners with the goal of enhancing safety in the downtown.
  • Create and maintain monthly reports for the Safety and Outreach department.
  • Train and enforce all regulations, policies and procedures; taking disciplinary measures as required and reporting to the Director any issues of concern.
  • Ensure staff and volunteers complete assignments, reports, and statistics.
  • Arrange, set up, and facilitate all necessary training for staff and volunteers.
  • Manage and distribute uniforms, including ordering, invoicing, and tracking inventory.
  • Liaise and coordinate with other BIZ departments to achieve organizational projects and goals.


  • Post-secondary education in a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and experience in public/private safety, social sciences, human resources, community development, or management is an asset
  • Minimum one year of prior related work experience
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, both oral and written, including team building and leadership skills
  • Strong organizational and planning skills. Must be able to plan, prioritize, and coordinate work and resources with a high degree of independence

If you are interested in applying for this opportunity please forward your resume, cover letter, and salary expectations with the position title to

This posting will remain open until a suitable candidate is selected.

Applicants should identify if they require accommodation during the competition process on a confidential basis.