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Director of Operations

Job Type: 
Management / Administration
Organization: 
M.D. of Pincher Creek No.9
Job Description : 

The Municipal District of Pincher Creek No. 9 is accepting applications from qualified individuals to be considered for our managerial team in the role of Director of Operations. The position is open because the incumbent is retiring. This is as full-time position suited to someone who has a track record of process innovation, team building and critical thinking in the public service environment.

Reporting to the Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) the successful applicant will manage and lead operating and public works employment groups. The combined number of fulltime permanent employees is 26.  The span of control is under review.

The ideal candidate has achieved the Certified Engineering Technologist (CET) designation, has one or more postsecondary courses in local government studies and has at least five years of experience in municipal operations in an Alberta municipality. Equivalencies may be considered. Familiarity with agriculture is desirable. Mastery of Software such as Microsoft Office Suite, with a familiarity with GIS software confers a significant advantage.

The salary is competitive with other rural Alberta municipalities of similar size: the duties and responsibilities are consistent with municipalities having an average of 45 employees with seasonal variation.  Some positions are unionized. 

Potential applicants are encouraged to read Code of the West on our website to understand our values, services and other unique aspects of a rural municipal district.  Visit https://mdpinchercreek.ab.ca/about/aboutus/codeofthewest

Closing Date: 
December 7, 2018
Application Return: 

We are accepting resumes with covering letters until December 7, 2018.  Submit by postal mail or electronically.

If electronically submitted, please make sure to use this address: jobs@mdpinchercreek.ab.ca 

If submitted by Canada Post, please address to:

HR, Municipal District of Pincher Creek, No. 9,

1037 Herron Avenue, Pincher Creek, AB, T0K 1W0