Assistant Chief Administrative Officer - Municipality of McCreary


The Municipality of McCreary is inviting applications for the position of Assistant Chief Administrative Officer. This position reports to the Chief Administrative Officer and is responsible for the administration and delivery of municipal programs and services. This includes payroll and related payroll functions, assisting with pre-budget planning, accounts payable, assuming the duties of the Chief Administrative Officer or the Office Assistant as may be necessary, and other duties as required. The position description is available upon request.

The ideal candidate should possess the following:
• Certified Manitoba Municipal Administrator or the ability to become CMMA certified within a period of four years or less;
• High School Graduate or equivalent;
• Ability to type/keyboard fifty (50) words per minute;
• Good oral and written communication skills;
• Excellent leadership and supervisory skills;
• Ability to handle multiple tasks and to work under deadlines;
• Experience using Microsoft Word and Excel. Being an advanced user of Excel will be considered an asset;
• Experience in a municipal government office environment will be considered an asset;
• Minimum of one (1) year experience in an office setting;
• Aptitude using Munisoft software or other accounting software will be considered an asset;
• Valid Manitoba Class 5 Drivers Licence or ability to obtain same;
• Additional training certificates will be considered an asset;
• Must be bondable as well as provide a Criminal Record Check and a Child Abuse Registry Check.

Anticipated Start Date: As soon as available and no later than October 21, 2019.

Please submit resume with salary expectations and three work-related references to the address below.

Applications marked Assistant CAO will be accepted until 4:00 p.m. on Friday, September 20, 2019 by mail, delivery, fax or email at the address given below. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Municipality of McCreary
Attention: Wendy Turko, CAO
P. O. Box 338 – 432 First Avenue
McCreary, Manitoba R0J 1B0
Telephone: 1 (204) 835-2309
Fax: 1 (204) 835-2649