Employment Opportunities

R.M. of Pleasantdale No. 398 - Administrator

Date Posted: November 21, 2017

The R.M. of Pleasantdale No. 398 invites applications for a qualified, full time Administrator. The R.M. has a population around 600 and the municipal office is located within the Town of Naicam.

With the direction of Council, their policies and the provincial legislation, The Administrator is responsible for the effective implementation of operations in the municipality.

Applicants must have the following qualifications:

  • Rural Class “C” certificate or higher Certificate in Local Government Administration, but other combinations of qualifications may be considered.
  • Urban Class “C” certificate or be willing to get the certificate.
  • Experience with Munisoft computer software and Excel.
  • Strong communication, management, organizational, and personal skills.
  • Experience with budgeting, financial operations, assessment, taxation, legislative interpretation is a definite asset.
  • Candidate should possess positive public relations.
  • Knowledge of basic accounting practices and procedures including payroll and T4s, and financial statement preparation.

A competitive salary and benefits plan will be offered in accordance with qualifications and experience.

Interested applicants are invited to forward a detailed resume including qualifications, experience, salary expectations, and three references.  Posting will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.

We thank all applicants but only those selected for an interview will be contacted. The successful candidate must submit a current criminal record check.

For more information call: (306) 874 -5732.

RM of Pleasantdale #398

PO Box 70

Naicam, SK

S0K 2Z0

Email: rm398@sasktel.net  or FAX: (306) 874-2225

Urban Systems - Community Planner (Saskatoon, SK)

Date Posted: November 21, 2017

About the Opportunity

We are in search of a Community Planner with a minimum of five years of experience to join our growing Saskatoon team. Our community planning area of practice has been one of the strongholds of the company since our inception in 1975. Our strength is providing professional planning services to municipalities, Indigenous communities, and land developers who are dealing with the interconnections between governance, policy, finance, community design and land use, mobility, and infrastructure. More and more of our clients are looking for innovative ideas and customized solutions based on an integrated perspective of these fields. We are looking for an experienced professional who can help us continue to build this practice with a particular emphasis on municipal and regional planning, policy development and implementation, public engagement and communication, and client relations.

About You

Our preferred candidate will have five to ten years’ experience with a focus on municipal project delivery and direction, policy preparation, and analysis. We are looking for an individual who will fit with our practice vision and company culture. In addition, the following attributes would be considered of great benefit to this role:

  • Passionate about working closely with local governments, Indigenous communities, and private developers to help deal with key community planning issues including statutory plans and bylaws, growth and development, community design, environmental management, and infrastructure management and planning.
  • Demonstrate a solid understanding of planning processes in Saskatchewan, legislative requirements, governance models, and the preparation of policy documents.
  • Experience conducting essential research, preparing background reports, and making recommendations on various planning projects with an aptitude for problem solving, researching and analyzing information, and clearly communicating the results.
  • Well-versed in the preparation of proposals, presentations, surveys and external stakeholder engagement opportunities.
  • Comfortable with developing and nurturing positive interpersonal relationships with people from varied backgrounds, including team members.
  • Demonstrate effective communication, facilitation, and presentation skills.
  • A self-starter who is interested in continuing to develop the practice with existing and new clients.
  • Someone who thrives in a team environment, can be an integrator between disciplines and enjoys being involved with several projects at any given time.
  • Ability to strengthen our professional relationships through exemplary work that meets or exceeds client needs and expectations.
  • Committed to ongoing personal, professional and practice development and capacity building with team members through coaching and mentoring.
  • Is a registered member of Canadian Institute of Planners.

About Us

Recognized as one of Canada’s top employers, Urban Systems is an employee-owned inter-disciplinary consulting firm based in Western Canada. In business since 1975, we have four decades of experience working with a variety of clients including all levels of government, Indigenous communities, commercial and residential land developers, and the natural resource sector. Our team of 400 people, across multiple branch offices, is committed to helping build vibrant communities of all sizes.

Our Commitment to You

At Urban Systems, we make significant investments in our people, which is why we take great care to hire those who we believe will thrive in Urban Systems over the long term. We’ve become recognized as a workplace of choice by Great Places to Work for twelve years in a row by nurturing a unique corporate culture that sets us apart.  For more information about our best in class workplace, visit the careers section of our website at www.urbansystems.ca/careers.  At Urban Systems we believe our workplace culture provides:

  • Challenging and interesting project opportunities.
  • A fun workplace, where hard work accomplishes great things.
  • The opportunity to work with industry leading professionals in a collaborative environment.
  • Ongoing career development and learning.
  • Meaningful rewards and recognition.

How to Apply

If this describes your background, your skills and your natural talents, please check out our website for more information and submit your resume and covering letter along with a completed Candidate Questionnaire (available for download on our site).

Deadline for applications: Friday, December 1, 2017

R.M. of Big Quill No. 308 - Administrator

Date Posted: November 14, 2017

Due to retirement, the Rural Municipality of Big Quill No. 308 is accepting applications for a qualified Administrator with a start date of January 15, 2018

The Administrator will be responsible to council for all operations of the municipality in accordance with policies established by council and Municipalities Act and Regulations

Applicants must possess excellent communication, critical thinking, public relations and time management skills and can work under strict timelines.  The position requires minimum “Class C” certificate.  Experience with Munisoft software is an asset

The office is located in Wynyard, Saskatchewan

The R.M. offers a competitive salary based on RMAA salary schedule and provides SARM benefits package.  The salary range is dependent upon experience and qualifications of the successful applicant

Interested candidates please submit a detailed resume including qualifications, past and present work experience, salary expectations and three work related references by 5:00 p.m. December 15, 2017.  The position will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.  A current criminal records check must accompany your application

We thank all applicants but only those selected for an interview will be contacted

R.M. of Big Quill #308

Box 898

Wynyard, Sask

S0A 4T0

Telephone:  306-554-2533

Fax:  306-554-3935

E-Mail:  rm308@sasktel.net

Town of St. Brieux - Chief Administrative Officer

Date Posted: November 01, 2017

A unique career opportunity to be the Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) in a thriving, growing community with 667 residents enjoying a wide range of social, cultural and recreational amenities.

St. Brieux is home to world class agricultural farm equipment manufacturers – Bourgault Industries and F.P. Bourgault Tillage Tools and other industry partners. Situated in the central parkland minutes away from Humboldt, Melfort and Tisdale.

The current administrator is moving on at the end of June next year to become an active partner in a family business. Arrangements could be made for an earlier start date to accommodate the selected candidate.

The forward-thinking Town Council is looking for candidates with a Standard or “Class C” SK municipal certificate or equivalent who wish to advance their career and provide administrative leadership to an active industrial based community with a sound financial base and bright future.

Municipal experience in planning and development, regional cooperation and public relations, strong financial skills including tax policy, project management and awareness of cultural diversity are attributes needed for the job.

Council is prepared to compensate the right candidate with a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefit package.

For further information regarding this opportunity and the community, candidates can contact Dawn Lugrin, RMA, at brieux@sasktel.net and go to the Town’s website www.townofstbrieux.com.

Interested candidates are invited to email their resumes with a cover letter and references to keith2005@sasktel.net by December 15st, 2017.

Only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

R.M. of Eagle Creek No. 376 - Administrator

Date Posted: October 31, 2017

Due to retirement, the Rural Municipality of Eagle Creek No. 376 is accepting applications for a qualified Administrator with a start date of May 1, 2018.  Flexibility will be considered for the start date if the successful applicant would like to spend more or less time with the current Administrator.

The administrator will be responsible to council for all operations of the municipality in accordance with policies established by council and the Municipalities Act and Regulations.

Applicants shall possess excellent communication, critical thinking, public relations and time management skills and be able to work under strict timelines.  The position requires a minimum Class “C” Certificate.

The office is located in the hamlet of Arelee which is approximately 75 km from Saskatoon. 

The RM offers a competitive salary based on the RMAA salary schedule and provides S.A.R.M. benefits package.  The salary range is dependent upon experience and qualifications of the successful applicant.

Interested candidates please submit a detailed resume including qualifications, past and present work experience, salary expectations and three work related references.  The position will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.   A current criminal records check must accompany your application.

We thank all applicants but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

R.M. of Eagle Creek No. 376

rm376eaglecreek@xplornet.ca

Box 278

Asquith, Sask.

S0K 0J0

306-237-4424

R.M. of Lakeside No. 338 & Village of Quill Lake - Administrator

Date Posted: October 31, 2017

The Rural Municipality of Lakeside No. 338 and Village of Quill Lake is accepting applications for a qualified Administrator for this joint office, with a start date of immediately.

The Administrator will be responsible to both the R.M. and Village Councils for operations of the municipality, in accordance with the policies and bylaws established by those councils, as well as the Province of Saskatchewan statutes and regulations.

Applicants shall possess excellent communication, public relations and time management skills and be able to maintain separate and accurate records for each municipality. The position requires a minimum "Class C" certificate under both RMAA and UMAAS Board of Examiner requirements.  Experience with Munisoft software is an asset.

The office is located in the Village of Quill Lake, Saskatchewan. The R.M. and Village offers a salary based on the RMAA, UMAAS and Joint Office Salary Guidelines and provides a SARM benefits package.

Interested candidates may submit a detailed resume including qualifications, past and present work experience, salary expectations and work related references by 4:00 p.m. on November 30, 2017. 

We thank all applicants but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

SARM Twitter
Upcoming Events
«November 2017»
Sun
Mon
Tue
Wed
Thu
Fri
Sat
 
 
 
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
 
 
Nov. 30, 2017
Deadline for applications to the 2018-2019 Municipal Roads for the Economy Program
More Info