Why work for the Town of Canmore?

Our team is professional, fun, dedicated, passionate about our community and the opportunities in our magnificent Rocky Mountain environment. Our protective services landscape includes a variety of issues and considerations that provide rewarding challenges, and an opportunity to apply creative and educational solutions. The Town of Canmore Bylaw team serves the public with an education based approached to enforcement and the goal to enhance the safety and livability of our community for all.

People are our priority. This is the perfect career opportunity for an experienced enforcement professional, with a demonstrated positive leadership approach and the ability to collaborate, foster trust and build meaningful relationships. You make people your # 1 priority and truly enjoy training, mentoring and developing others to achieve individual, team and organizational success.

Building positive relationships within your team and the community is the key to success in this role! You will have the opportunity to lead a proactive education-based enforcement group and support your team in actively evolving the Canmore Bylaw Services vision of; seeking compliance and resolving community concerns through a positive balance of education, enforcement, compliance and above all customer service.

If you are looking for an opportunity to further develop your leadership, training and communication skills with a challenging, diverse and rewarding enforcement portfolio, we have the right job for you! Some of the key organizational priorities for this team include: maintaining and enhancing quality of customer service, managing our “Vanlife” overnight parking situation, reducing human-wildlife interactions and supporting implementation of the enhanced parking plan.

Core Responsibilities

Lead day-to-day services, operations & supervision
Training, mentoring and developing staff
Responding to community requests for service
Proactively identifying community issues and seeking resolution through public education, enforcement and compliance initiatives
Conflict resolution and strategic problem solving

Clean Criminal Record
Valid AB Class 5 Drivers license and clean drivers abstract
Post-Secondary education in a related field an asset
Community Peace officer level 2 appointment an asset
Conflict resolution training an asset

5+ years’ experience in leadership, training and team building
3+ years’ experience in an enforcement or legislative field
Ability to learn and apply complex legalization and protocols
Exceptional conflict resolution skills and training
Demonstrated ability to build respecting, positive relationships with team and stakeholders
Excellent Customer Services skills and focus
Salary and Benefits

$76,967.80- $86,013.20 per annum

Competitive benefits and personal wellness plan
Generous RSP matching plan
EDO-Earned Day Off program
Personal development and learning opportunities
Positive work culture
Work-Life Balance
Join Our Team

To apply, please combine your cover letter and resume into a single document (PDF or Word) and apply directly on our website at www.canmore.ca/careers.  To help us learn more about you, in your cover letter please clearly explain the following:

Why you want to be the Supervisor for the Town of Canmore bylaw services team. Why Canmore?
What does education–based enforcement mean to you?
What is your leadership approach and how would you seek to support your team to success?

This position will remain open until November 22, 2019
Prior to receiving an offer of employment, the successful candidate will be required to submit copies of all required certifications and documentation, including driver's abstract and vulnerable sector criminal records check.  The Town of Canmore wishes to express our appreciation to all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position.  However, only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.