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Chief Administrative Officer Position

Location: Magrath, Alberta
Population: 2,435
Posting Date: June 26, 2019
Closing Date: August 31, 2019

The Town of Magrath is seeking an experienced and motivational leader to be its new Chief Administrative Officer (CAO). This individual will serve as the administrative head of the municipality, will work in close collaboration with Mayor and Council, and will be in charge of all Town staff and operations. This is a great opportunity for a fulfilling career in this beautiful part of southern Alberta.

Magrath is a vital and growing community and has been known as The Garden City since its founding. The community is known for its high educational standards, active cultural life, and sporting excellence. The expanding Magrath Trail and associated historic areas are an important inter-municipal amenity in the community, and the Magrath golf course is considered one of the best in the region.

The Town of Magrath has a current Municipal Development Plan, experienced senior staff, and collaborates closely with its neighbouring municipality, Cardston County, as well as with the communities of Stirling, Raymond, and Cardston. Regional Mayor and CAO meetings are held quarterly. The Town also works closely from an economic development standpoint with federal and provincial economic development organizations in Lethbridge. Council is also focused on expanding residential opportunities with local and regional property developers in the Town.

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Employment Opportunity - Full Time Parks and Rec Dept.

The Town of Magrath is seeking applications for one full-time position within the Parks and Recreation Department.

This position would require shift-work through the winter months to cover arena assignments and regular hours through the summer months. The applicant must also be willing to participate in on-call rotations as required. There is some crossover work with the associated Public Works Department as needed.

Preferred Qualifications include:

1. Interest and/or experience in Parks and Recreation maintenance and facility operations including ice arena and pool operation;
2. Class 3 driver’s license;
3. Willingness to work in a team environment and perform other duties as required;
4. Irrigation and grounds maintenance experience would also be an asset.

Please submit your resume, including references, to the undersigned. We would like to thank all applicants who express interest in this position. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Closing Date is July 5, 2019 @ 4:00 p.m.

Send resumes via mail or email to:

Wayne Quinton,
Parks and Recreation Foreman
Box 520
Magrath, Alberta
T0K 1J0


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Subject: Employment Opportunity

Expressions of Interest

The Town of Magrath is accepting “Expressions of Interest” to operate the Arena Concession Area for the 2019 – 2020 Hockey Season. The successful party will be required to enter into an agreement with the Town regarding rental fees, hours of operation, cleaning requirements, etc. For further information please contact Wayne Quinton at 403-635-1443.

Interested parties may submit their proposal for services to be provided by September 1, 2019 to:

Wayne Quinton
Parks and Recreation Foreman
Box 520
Magrath, Alberta
T0K 1J0

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Regular Council Meeting - Tues June 25 @ 6 pm

1) CALL TO ORDER

2) PRAYER – Fernando Morales Llan

3) PUBLIC FORUM

4) DELEGATIONS
a) Jason Atkinson, ENMAX
b) Hazel Peel-Hodgson and Don Peel

5) ADOPTION OF AGENDA

6) APPROVAL OF MINUTES
a) Regular Council Meeting Minutes: June 11, 2019

7) BUSINESS FROM MINUTES
a) Former Town Office Disposition Motion

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