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Community Programmer

Job Type: 
Sturgeon County
Competition Number: 
Job Description : 

Responsible to support the implementation of Social and Recreation programs and promote those opportunities to Sturgeon County residents.

  • Support and test activity registrationsoftware.
  • Input and verify program entry into the activity registration system, support residents through the registration process as required, prepare class lists, manage program cancelations and class changes, monitoring onlineregistrations.
  • Survey development, implementation, and support with an online survey and questionnaire tool to gather the necessary information for outcomereporting.
  • Plan, organize, implement, evaluate and report on community events and programs in Sturgeon County including the booking of facilities, procurement of supplies and materials, and report and monitor programbudgets.
  • Receive and process community block partyapplications.
  • Book and maintain inventory of rental equipment including block party kits, games andcanopies.
  • Complete final program reports including recommendations for future programs andplanning.
  • Advertise and market of allprograms.
  • Liaison with program staff, participants and community volunteers to ensure high qualityprograms experiences.
  • Plan, prepare, and schedule all school openhouses.
  • Casual/relief leader whenrequired.
  • Perform routine data entry including department employee timesheet entry into payrollsoftware.
  • Quote, Order, and Receipt program equipment and supplies asrequired.
  • Assist the Department with Records and Information Management Programthrough the maintenance, control, and disposition of department records
  • Adhere to applicable responsibilities and accountabilities as outlined in the Sturgeon County Health and Safety Management System.


  • Post-secondary education in recreation, education or other related field and previous experience working in a program setting.
  • Valid first aid certificate and defensive driving is required prior to start.
  • A valid driver’s license and access to a vehicle is required.
  • A valid class 4 would be an asset.
  • A clear Criminal Record and Child Welfare Record Check is required
  • strong organizational skills, written and verbal communication skills, extremely detail oriented, with interpersonal skills to work with staff members and external customers

strong computer skills and demonstrate a high level of competency using all Microsoft programs and other related software.

Closing Date: 
January 28, 2019
Application Return: 

Please submit your resume and cover letter by email quoting the competition number in the subject line to:


Sturgeon County

9613-100 Street
Morinville, AB T8R 1L9

Thank you to all applicants for their interest, however only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.

Sturgeon County is an equal opportunity employer.