City Manager

Posted on March 6, 2019. Region: Morden & Winkler, MB

A growing community located on the western edge of Manitoba’s Red River Valley, Winkler has a relaxed community lifestyle, a diverse economic base, and quality residential, educational, and cultural amenities. The City provides a full range of services to our community of approximately 13,500 residents.
City Manager
City Council is currently seeking a proven municipal/corporate manager as its new City Manager to lead the City administration and provide advice to Council in further implementing its strategic priorities. The ideal candidate is an established leader who excels at managing a multi-faceted municipal administration working in collaboration with city officials towards a shared goal. Reporting to City Council, you will provide leadership and direction to the City administration including direct oversight of Finance, Human Resources, Planning & Engineering, Fire Protection, Legal and Community Services.
You are able to deal with highly complex issues using your broad scope of knowledge and experience ideally obtained through increasing responsibility in municipal administration. You have a post-secondary education plus a professional designation. You have advanced knowledge of corporate management within the public sector and proven competence in strategic planning, finance, and budgeting together with senior-level communication and negotiating capabilities. You also have substantive experience in public policy development and its ongoing implementation towards achieving Council’s strategic and corporate goals. The ability to work under pressure and meet stringent timelines is required.
In return, the City offers a competitive remuneration package, including a generous employee benefit program. We are committed to offering our employees progressive opportunities with a competitive salary in a safe and friendly work environment. If you are interested in joining our dynamic team, you are invited to send a detailed resume and cover letter by April 10th, 2019 to the attention of Martin Harder, Mayor of the City of Winkler.
City of Winkler
185 Main Street
Winkler, MB R6W 1B4
Attention: Martin Harder, Mayor
Fax: (204)325-5915
e-mail: [email protected]

Information gathered relative to this position will only be used for candidate selection. We thank each applicant for taking the time and effort to submit your resume; however, only candidates to be interviewed will be contacted.

An equal opportunity employer.


185 Main Street
Winkler, MB

Job type: Full-time

Contact Information

City of Winkler
Email: [email protected]

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