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Information Technologist

Job Type: 
Technologists / Technicians
County of Vermilion River
Job Description : 

The County of Vermilion River is seeking a highly motivated person to join our team as an Information Technologist.

Key Qualifications

  • Education in the Information Technology or Computer Sciences field and/or comparable work experience is required
  • Strong ability to provide internal support, maintenance and troubleshooting for all of our technology systems
  • Experience with Diamond (Central Square) software and/or other Municipal programs is an asset
  • Impeccable attention to detail. High level of accuracy, project and time management, organizational skills with a high degree of integrity and professionalism
  • Effective business communication skills including written, verbal abd interpersonal; analytical, problem solving and decision making skills
  • Facilitation, training, presentation and coaching skills
  • Work effectively in a team environment

Key Responsibilities

  • Information Systems & Technology: Overseeing the Information Systems within the municipality including, but not limited to networks, servers, computers, internet, intranet, phone systems, operating software, integration of add-on systems and programs, GIS data, system security, user access, database management, inventory, technology analysis, maintenance and troubleshooting.
  • Team Work: Work closely with all departments to provide user level IT support, evaluate technoogy needs, long term planning, special projects and technology related issues.  Leadership and interpersonal communication skills are critical.
  • Administration: Prepare written documents, reports and applications as required.  Adhere to policies, standards and regulations.  Support the development and implementation of an Information Technology Strategic Plan.
Closing Date: 
May 31, 2020
Application Return: 

A competitive salary and comprehensive municipal benefits package is available. The successful candidate will be required to provide a criminal record check and drivers abstract. We appreciate the interest of all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Position will be open until a suitable candidate is found. This position is only open to those legally entitled to work in Canada. Applications clearly marked: "CONFIDENTIAL - Information Technologist" can be submitted to: 

Human Resources Manager, County of Vermilion River
912-50 Avenue, Box 69
Kitscoty, AB T0B 2P0

email: hr@county24.com