General Manager of Community Services Division

The City of Swift Current is the fifth largest city in Saskatchewan. The City has continued to grow in the last decade and is devoted to Quality of Life for the residents. Economic activity and opportunity abound in the City where “life makes sense”

They are currently looking for a General Manager of Community Services to join its Senior Management team.

Reporting to the Chief Administrative Officer, this executive management position provides leadership to and is responsible for the overall management of the Community Services division which includes recreation, parks and culture.  The position ensures the effective and efficient delivery of public services and performs an integral role in the co-ordinated delivery of municipal services.

The General Manager is responsible for all operations of the division, including supervision of all City recreation, parks and cultural facilities.

  1. Responsible for overall parks and facilities planning, construction, maintenance, operations and programming, encompassing existing and new recreational and cultural facilities, parks, parkways, cemeteries, golf course and open space.
  2. Provides leadership and supervises the directors/curators, managers, superintendents, staff and contracted positions in support of the city’s strategic plan, the divisions operational plan and as well provides support to the other divisions.
  3. Prepares reports and makes recommendations and attends Council meetings, planning sessions, General Manager’s meetings, Strategic Management Team meetings and departmental meetings to ensure efficient service delivery and evaluation of public programs and services.

The City of Swift Current offers a competitive salary and benefits package