Chief Administrative Officer

Village of Stirling

Village of Stirling

Chief Administrative Officer Opportunity

Located just 20 minutes south of Lethbridge, Stirling is one of the largest Villages in Alberta. This vibrant and growing community is home to over 1200 residents and offers a safe, caring and family focused lifestyle.  The Village offers a high standard of living with conveniences beyond what is normally expected of communities of similar size including a newly modernized K-12 school, recently renovated swimming pool, community centre and various other recreational facilities and business amenities.

The Village of Stirling is seeking an inspirational and engaging leader to be our new Chief Administrative Officer (CAO). This is an exciting opportunity for a high energy and exceptional individual to play a key role in shaping our community by leading, mentoring and inspiring Village employees to achieve Council’s strategic mission and vision.

The CAO has a dynamic position working with Council and staff in managing and directing the overall planning, coordination and control of all municipal operations. The CAO oversees a combined budget of approximately $2 million and an employee base of over 6 employees. This key leadership position is instrumental for the Village to meet its strategic objectives and the day to day needs of its residents through municipal services such as recreation, utilities, infrastructure, public safety, development and planning.

The ideal candidate will have a post-secondary education in a related field with proven technical skills in municipal administration, financial management, strategic planning and human resource management.   A CLGM designation or equivalent professional designation is desirable.  This person will also show a consistent pattern of continued learning and personal improvement, professional ethics, innovation and problem solving skills, excellent interpersonal and communication skills with a willingness to be visible in the community.

Individuals interested in this position should send a resume, cover letter and at least three professional references attention CAO Recruitment, Village of Stirling, Box 360, Stirling, Alberta T0K 2E0, or email

For additional information including a position profile, please email or call 587-997 -2179.

The selection committee intends to review applications as received and applications will continue to be accepted until the right candidate is found.

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Posting Date: November 1, 2018
Posting Expires: November 30, 2018

Organization: Village of Stirling
Location: Stirling, AB
Region: Lethbridge / Medicine Hat
Professional Category(s): Chief Administration
Posted: November 1, 2018, 11:10 am
Expires: November 30, 2018, 4:30 pm

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