The Town of Petrolia is an enchanting town in southwestern Ontario which is part of Lambton County. It is billed as “Canada’s Victorian Oil Town with a population of over 6,000. The Town is home to the Victoria Playhouse that houses its own full scale, live, professional theatre productions. With its full-service hospital, respected primary and secondary schools, community centre with great recreation facilities that will make this opportunity so attractive.
The Town of Petrolia is poised for growth, and embracing the benefits of growth, the Town will also face infrastructure challenges and staffing challenges to keep pace. An experienced, dynamic CAO has the chance to lead a talented and committed senior team through a trust building period. He/she also has the opportunity, with the Mayor, to take on a community development role in the Town.
The Town of Petrolia is looking for an innovative leader with great people skills who is able to collaborate, make decisions, communicate well, who has strong leadership skills. He/she will be a strategic thinker with strong past experience and professional knowledge. The ideal candidate will be comfortable with municipal government and have a solid background in municipal government, along with business and political acumen and a passion for the community.
The job rate (currently under review) for this position is commensurate with education and experience in the municipal field. In addition, the Town of Petrolia offers a full employee benefits program.
For a detailed candidate profile and to explore this exciting opportunity in strict confidence, e-mail or call Tracey McQueen of Tim L. Dobbie Consulting Ltd. at firstname.lastname@example.org or 905 637 0000. To submit resumes email email@example.com by January 15th, 2018.
We thank all applicants and advise only those to be interviewed will be contacted directly.