Director, Municipal Services – Town of Fort Smith – Fort Smith, NT

Closing Date:  Friday, March 06, 2015
Employer:  Town of Fort Smith
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Location:  Fort Smith, Northwest Territories

The Town of Fort Smith has an opportunity for a seasoned and highly qualified individual to take on the leadership of the Town’s protective services, public works, facility maintenance, water/wastewater and environmental services divisions.

Reporting to the Senior Administrative Officer, and as a key member of the senior management team, the Director will ensure the delivery of municipal services that are vital to the health and safety of the Town.

The ideal candidate will be a professional with a successful track record in the delivery of services within a municipal or similar public sector setting.  He/she will possess excellent management skills including communication skills, human resource skills, report writing skills, and be able to relate to all levels of employees and government as well as the public.

A minimum of five years of experience is required at the senior management level with comprehensive knowledge of municipal government, particularly in the areas under the position’s direction.  Project management training and experience is required along with strong communication and managerial skills.

Salary and benefits: Salary is currently under review. The Town also provides a Northern Allowance of $7,715.79 annually, comprehensive health and dental benefits and a pension plan provided by Northern Employees Benefits Services.

Qualified candidates are invited to forward their resume to:

Senior Administrative Officer
Town of Fort Smith
Box 147, 174 McDougal Road
Fort Smith, NT  X0E 0P0
Fax: 867-872-8401

Location: Fort Smith, NT
Profession(s): Engineering
Public Works & Operations
Date Posted: Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 1:50:34 PM (PST)
Posting Expires: Friday, March 6, 2015 at 4:30:00 PM (PST)