A competitive salary and comprehensive municipal benefits package is available. The successful candidate will be required to provide a criminal record check and drivers abstract. We appreciate the interest of all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Position will be open until a suitable candidate is found. This position is only open to those legally entitled to work in Canada.
Applications clearly marked: "CONFIDENTIAL - Information Technologist" can be submitted to:
Human Resources Manager, County of Vermilion River
4912-50 Avenue, Box 69
Kitscoty, AB T0B 2P0
Key Responsibilities Include:
Information Systems & Technology: Overseeing the Information Systems within the municipality including, but not limited to networks, servers, computers, internet, intranet, phone systems, operating software, integration of add-on systems and programs, GIS data, system security, user access, database management, inventory, technology analysis, maintenance and troubleshooting.
Team Work: Work closely with all departments to provide user level IT support, evaluate technology needs, long term planning, special projects and technology related issues. Leadership and interpersonal communication skills are critical.
Administration: Prepare written documents, reports and applications as required. Adhere to policies, standards and regulations. Support the development and implementation of an Information Technology Strategic Plan.
Education in the Information Technology or Computer Sciences field and/or comparable work experience is required
Strong ability to provide internal support, maintenance, and troubleshooting for all of our technology systems
Experience with Diamond (Central Square) software and/or other Municipal programs is an asset
Impeccable attention to detail. High level of accuracy, project and time management, organizational skills with a high degree of integrity and professionalism
Effective business communication skills including written, verbal and interpersonal; analytical, problem solving and decision making skills
Facilitation, training, presentation and coaching skills