The importance of the team having a common-sense purpose that supports the overall vision and the strategy of this organisation which is, Government of Bermuda. The Ministry of Public Works and this is the mission statement.
The ministry of public works is committed to providing financial and administration services to the operational sections of the ministry. The major support services that are required are centralized within the public works headquarters with a view to ensure compliance and that a consistent method of operation is applied.
• To provide management oversight for the ministry of public works. The department ensures that the minister’s policy objectives are met and is responsible for the implementation of the ministry’s strategic plan, yearly business plan.
• To provide financial management, financial controls and budgetary support for all ministry of public works operation.
• To develop and maintain the public road infrastructure to ensure the safe passage of motorist and pedestrians.
• To manage the provision of planning, design, construction, installation and maintenance service for electrical and mechanical system associated with the government facilities.
• To arrange for the collection and safe disposal of Bermuda’s solid wastes.
• To provide planning, design, construction, operation and maintenance of the government water extraction, treatment and distribution system and waste water collection and distribution systems.
• To manage the government vehicle fleet and equipment leasing, mechanical maintenance and quarry operations
• To manage and maintain the safety and health management system for all ministry of public works departments and projects by providing periodic risk assessment and reporting.
This is wear my team fits in to the strategic plan for this department we are, to provide planning, design, construction, operation and maintenance of the government water extraction, treatment and distribution systems, this what we are doing in our section, and if you read my ILM unit 2 Solving Problems and Making Decisions you will see that I am leading my team in the direction of this common sense of purpose that supports the overall vision and the strategy of the organisation.