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Director of Corporate Services
Local Authority: Leduc County
Location: Nisku, Alberta
Closing Date: 1/3/2018

Leduc County is recruiting for a DIRECTOR OF CORPORATE SERVICES.  This position is responsible for providing leadership and supervision to the Corporate Services department, developing budgets and establishing corporate support systems for the organization.


1. Provides leadership and supervision to the department staff and functions to ensure a unified and standardized approach to service delivery.

2. Oversees the following department functions: Records and Information Management, Communications, Information Technology, Human Resources, Health, Safety and Wellness, and Custodial.

3. Supports insurance and risk management programs through coordination with the Finance Department.

4. Ensures the maintenance of County facilities and equipment.

5. Prepares and controls an annual operating and capital budget for the Corporate Services Department.

6. Works with other department heads to complete projects and processes that align with the County’s strategic plan.

7. Initiates, prepares, coordinates, and recommends County policy development and ensures County policies and procedures adhere to applicable legislation.

8. Plans and implements projects that fall within the department functions.

9. Researches and carries out special projects or studies and reports as assigned.


The minimum level of education and experience required is a post-secondary education degree and five (5) years’ experience in a management level of responsibility, with at least three (3) years in financial management.  Experience in overall office management, staff/project supervision; and excellent communication skills (oral and written) are required. 

Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications and the ability to work independently as part of a multi-disciplinary team are required. Familiarity with County structure, operations, and knowledge of rural communities is an asset. Membership in the Society of Local Government Managers is an asset.

For a complete position description and to apply, please see our website at

This employment opportunity has been circulated by the Society of Local Government Managers of Alberta. The Society has been providing this service to all municipalities and its members since 1993.

The cost for a single job posting is $157.50. If multiple postings are submitted within 24 hours then the cost structure would be:

  • First Post: $157.50
  • Second Post: $141.75
  • Third, Fouth, Fifth, etc. Post(s): $131.25