City of Medicine Hat
  • 06-Jun-2022 to Until Filled (MST)
  • Medicine Hat, AB, CAN
  • Permanent, Full Time

Now Hiring City Manager

In Medicine Hat you'll enjoy a perfectly sized city and an inviting community with an enviable quality of life. And here at the City of Medicine Hat, you'll fuel the energy and innovation of an organization making bold and world-class advances in a variety of industries.

The City Manager ensures implementation of City Council decisions and policies and the effective and efficient delivery of municipal services across the City of Medicine Hat as well as oversight over the City's extensive energy operations and land development. The City Manager reports to the Mayor and Council, providing advice and support in developing and implementing policy, strategy and objectives that address the needs of the community.

Our ideal candidate

  • Reports directly to the City Council and is responsible for providing leadership and supervision to the Executive Team, consisting of Managing Directors overseeing city operations.
  • Carries out the City Manager's responsibilities and duties as outlined in the Municipal Government Act (sections 207 and 208), as well as The City of Medicine Hat's Bylaw 4311.
  • Works closely with the Executive Team to maintain a positive and professional relationship with City Council ensuring the objectives of the City are well aligned with Council's direction).
  • Leads the development and maintenance of a high-performance organizational culture which supports City employees and the City's strategic direction in accordance with the City's values, mission and vision.
  • Informs the public regarding City operations and initiatives through reports to Council and media contacts.


  • Successful completion of a related Masters' degree from a recognized post-secondary institution.
  • Twenty (20) years senior management experience in the public and/ or private sector, preferably with a significant municipal government component.
  • Executive level experience from either the electricity or the petroleum industry is an asset.
  • A management approved combination of education and experience may be considered

Please email a cover letter & resume (PDF or Word Document only) to Allan Nelson:

We thank all applicants; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

The City of Medicine Hat energy division along with our strategic, management & analysis team been working on a Carbon Capture Plan (CCP). The CCP is a developing industry that requires substantial government support. Clear Horizon represents the future of Canada's low-carbon energy industry. THAT'S INNOVATION, MEDICINE HAT STYLE!


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