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Manager of Community Services Employer: Town of Virden Location: Virden, MB Application Deadline: August 13, 2021

Job Description:

The Town of Virden is seeking a dynamic and energetic candidate for the position of Manager of Community Services.

Reporting to the Chief Administrative Officer, the Manager of Community Services will undertake full management authority for the planning, organizing, scheduling, directing, controlling and evaluation of the operations and maintenance of all municipal recreational facilities, including grounds, cultural facilities and staff.
Post-secondary education in Recreation or a related equivalency combined with experience in the field of entrepreneurship, budgeting, human resources and facility management along with three (3) years management experience in a municipal environment, would be an asset.
Excellent leadership skills and an ability to effectively communicate with the public, Council and staff are necessary, as well as the ability to make presentations to large groups and the ability to facilitate small group interactions.

Strong skills in project management, strategic planning, budgeting and organization are required. The individual must be able to provide, update and maintain a long-term plan for the Town of Virden Community Services Department while ensuring the conservation, preservation and protection of the Virden’s natural environment and green spaces.

Virden is a progressive community with excellent educational, medical, professional, recreational, commercial services and an inclusive social environment. The Town of Virden offers a competitive salary and full benefits and pension package. For more information, please see the complete job description at

Qualified candidates are invited to submit resumes by 4:00 pm, Friday, August 13, 2021 stating experience, education, salary expected, related work references, and all other pertinent data to:

Ms. Rhonda Stewart
Chief Administrative Officer
Town of Virden
Box 310
Virden, Manitoba R0M 2C0
Telephone: 204-748-2440 or Fax: 204-748-2501

* We sincerely thank all applicants for their interest however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Direct Applications To:

As per above.

Application Deadline: August 13, 2021