Beaver County is a rural municipality strategically located in central Alberta, an easy driving distance from Edmonton, Sherwood Park, Vegreville, or Camrose. Within our boundaries lie the urban centres of Tofield and Viking and the Villages of Ryley and Holden, all of which offer an array of recreational facilities, schools, and the comfortable atmosphere of small town living. The County is home to over 5600 residents including approximately 100 residents in the hamlets of Bruce and Kinsella.
Beaver County is in an excellent financial position with a 2021 budget of more than $27 million supported by an assessment base exceeding $1.2 billion. The County’s diversified tax base ranges from acreage development in the west, to mixed farming in the center and east, to oil and gas industry in the east.
Key Responsibilities Include:
Due to the recent departure of the Chief Administrative Officer (CAO), County Council is seeking the services of an INTERIM CHIEF ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICER while it works with a recruitment consultant to fill the position permanently.
The CAO is responsible for the overall leadership of all municipal operations and staff, as well as being Council’s key advisor and strategist. The successful applicant can look forward to a variety of leadership responsibilities in a proactive and diverse municipality, in addition to an exciting opportunity to implement the recommendations of a recent Corporate Governance Review. Refer to www.beaver.ab.ca/residents/careers for additional information.
Beaver County offers a comprehensive benefits package. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Qualified individuals are invited to submit a resume, stating relevant education and experience, to:
Reeve Kevin Smook
c/o Beaver County
Ryley, AB T0B 4A0
This career opportunity will remain open until a suitable candidate is found, although resumes submitted by 4:30 pm, Thursday, November 25, 2021, will be given first consideration. We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Additional Job Information:
Posted Date: Nov 15, 2021
Closing Date: Nov 25, 2021