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Manager of Emergency Management & Protective Services

Job Type: 
Management / Administration
Organization: 
Town of High River
Job Description : 

Town of High River Invites applications for a Permanent, Full-time Manager of Emergency Management & Protective Services

$53.45 to 60.12 per hour

“Doing it better, being innovative, and daring to be different.”

It is an exciting time for High River as we continue to grow as a community and strive to make the Town of High River a great place for our employees as we do for our residents. High River is a people first community on the Highwood River where we live, work, and play. As outlined in our corporate values, we are an organization that is respectful, ethical, transparent, and always acting in the best interests of the community.

We are seeking an experienced leader who can draw from their diverse background to lead the Emergency Management and Protective Services into the exciting future. You will be given the responsibility to strategically utilize your experience and expertise to shape a collaborative team of professionals in Emergency Management; RCMP Administration and Municipal Enforcement to ensure the safety and well-being of the town we all love and call home. In addition, you will ensure all programs are in compliance with established policies, procedures, and legislation. Your passion will be demonstrated through your hunger to exceed status quo and your daringness to push boundaries into areas that have yet to be explored.

The right candidate will be a part of the movement of creating a High River who does things better by strategically applying your extensive training, education, and experience in Fire and/or Disaster Preparedness, Public Administration, Business Management or a related discipline. You will have a minimum of five years of direct experience in an area(s) within the position scope. The foundation has been laid to put Council’s endorsed strategic priorities into action with an innovative flare. If you dare to do something different, you are encouraged to show your interest by applying through the method below.

Emergency Management and Protective Services are the key pieces to the success of keeping our residents safe and confident in the future of our community. We are committed to making High River the safest place in Canada against the hazards that pose the greatest risk to our community. Join us in achieving our goal through our mission of “doing it better, being innovation, and daring to be different.” It’s an adventure you’ll never forget.

Closing Date: 
October 13, 2017
Application Return: 

Send your interest or questions to opportunities@highriver.ca no later than October 13, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. Please be sure to visit our website at www.highriver.ca for full details on this opportunity.

We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.