A truly unique opportunity to work in this vibrant County has opened up and we are inviting qualified individuals to apply. If you enjoy working in an environment that encourages development, fosters growth, and looks at the big picture, this position will interest you.
The County is located east of the Town of Peace River. It has an abundance of natural resources with the third largest oil sands development in Alberta, some of the finest agricultural land and wilderness areas for fishing, hunting, and camping. We have a rich cultural heritage and a population of industrious and innovative residents. The County is a large rural municipality containing 2,224,815 hectares of land, and over 1500 kilometers of roads.
Council are currently searching for a Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) with a strong customer service focus, internally and externally. Reporting directly to Council, the CAO ensures that the programs and services of the municipality are delivered in accordance with Council-approved policy, manages the administration of the municipality, and makes certain all services are delivered in a professional, effective, and efficient manner. The Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) will oversee 7 Directors, and approximately 50 full time staff, and direct combined budget expenditures of $37 M.
The CAO will utilize superior communication talents to establish sound processes both internal and external to the organization. The successful candidate will provide leadership that will inspire, develop, and maintain a safe and empowering work environment for the staff, while fostering positive relationships with its regional partners especially the public.
Please visit our web site for a detailed job posting www.northernsunrise.net. We offer consistent working hours that afford a positive quality of life, a competitive salary/benefit package and relocation allowance. Suitable applicants may forward their cover letter, resume and 3 references to:
Teresa Dejonghe PCP, HR Administrator
Northern Sunrise County
Bag 1300, Peace River, AB T8S 1Y9
Phone: 780 624 0013 Fax: 780 624 0023
The job posting will remain open until a suitable candidate is found. We would like to thank all applicants and advise that only those to be interviewed will be contacted.