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RIDGE COUNTRY HOUSING – JOB POSTING
North Regional Site Manager

Ridge Country Housing requires a "North Regional Site Manager” to oversee the day-to-day operations of Senior and Community Housing in Raymond and Stirling.  The position will be based at the Ridgeview Lodge in Raymond.

Basic responsibilities of the position include:

Staff Selection/Supervision & Scheduling
Financial Record keeping and Expense Monitoring
Resident Relations
Facility Management
Administrative Reporting

A high school diploma is required; post-secondary education in Business Management, Human Resources and/or Facility Management is considered an asset.  

The ideal candidate will enjoy working with Seniors and exhibit exceptional communication skills, planning skills, and have experience in Human Resources, Employer/Union relations, time management and team building.  Proficiency in Microsoft Office, especially Excel and Word are required.  Previous work experience working with Seniors or a related Health Care environment would be a definite asset.  Experience in Facility/Property management would also be advantageous in this position.

Ridge Country Housing offers a generous vacation package, health and dental benefits, and a compressed work week (4 days a week).  Starting salary for this position is $45,000/yr. with an increase to $50,000 after completions of a 6-month probationary period.

Candidates wishing  to apply are invited to submit their cover letter and resume on or before Feb 7th, 2020 to:  chris.sopal@ridgecountry.ca

For more information on this position please feel free to contact Chris Sopal, CAO – Ridge Country Housing at 403-752-3683 ext 3, or email chris.sopal@ridgecountry.ca

We thank all who apply however only those selected for an interview will be contacted

 
 
Agriculture Extension Specialist
The Agricultural Service Board (ASB) of the County of Warner is seeking a qualified, energetic individual to carry out an agriculture-based extension and environmental program which includes: Soil Conservation, Agricultural Water Quality and Riparian aspects. The position is proposed to commence immediately. The position is partially funded by the Environmental Funding Stream component of the ASB.
This is full time Agriculture Extension Specialist position, 40 hour week, based on receiving the annual provincial grant and funding.
This program includes meeting with farmers, one on one and in producer groups, to increase awareness of agricultural issues relating to water quality, manure management, riparian grazing management, soil erosion, soil salinity and integrated crop management. The goal of the program is to increase the adoption of beneficial farm management practices.
Preference will be given to a self-motivated individual with an agricultural diploma/degree or with equivalent training and experience who has excellent public relations skills. Computer skills are essential, proficient in Microsoft Office suite; Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and data entry experience would be beneficial. Public speaking/presentation experience would be an asset. The applicant must also hold a valid Class 5 driver’s license. Applicants must submit at time of application a 5-year Commercial Drivers Abstract dated within 30 days of application. Hold a Defensive Driving certificate as well as Standard First Aid or the ability to obtain. Good organizational, communication and the ability to work with a minimum of supervision are required. Shall be required to perform other duties not contained herein that are required from time to time due to the nature of the position.
Complete requirements with a program outline are available to interested candidates.
Please forward your resume by 3:30 pm on January 31, 2020 and include your experience, qualifications, salary expectations and date of availability to:
Jamie Meeks
Agricultural Fieldman
County of Warner
Box 90, Warner, AB T0K 2L0
Phone: 403-642-2255
Email: jmeeks@warnercounty.ca
Thank you for your application. Please note, due to the volume of resumes received, only candidates chosen for an interview will be contacted directly.

 
AGRICULTURE  SERVICE BOARD

SUMMER EMPLOYMENT POSITIONS
Labourers / Equipment Operators
4 and 5 month positions available

MAY - SEPTEMBER

The County of Warner No. 5 has openings for seasonal laborers and equipment operators.
Anyone wishing to apply for these positions must be self-motivated and willing to learn all aspects of equipment care and to carry out agriculture programs.
The successful applicant must be able to work unsupervised and have a valid operator’s license.
Salary will be set according to experience and County of Warner policy.
Anyone wishing to apply can do so by email to jmeeks@warnercounty.ca or in person at the Agriculture Service Board Shop.
If there are any questions please call:   403-642-2255