Lacombe County has an exciting opportunity for a Manager of Agriculture & Environmental Services to join our team. Reporting to the Director of Community Services, this position is responsible for leading and overseeing the multi-faceted Agricultural and Environmental policies, programs and services of the organization.
We’re looking for a team-oriented individual with a positive attitude who possesses the knowledge, skills and drive to promote and advance the key initiatives to guide the County in reaching its agriculture and environmental targets.
- Oversee and provide supervision to the projects, programs and services delivered by the Agriculture and Environmental Services program areas including the Roadside Spraying and Mowing programs, Agricultural Plastic Waste Recycling program, water retention and drainage projects, vegetation management, the Environmental Management Plan and System, wetland identification, gravel pit approvals, etc.;
- Administer and enforce provincial legislation (i.e. Weed Control, Agricultural Pests and Soil Conservation Acts, etc.);
- Assist in the preparation of the annual budget for the Agriculture and Environmental Services program areas;
- Keep informed of trends and developments of all pertinent acts, regulations and other legislation and recommend innovative approaches to enhance the performance of the County, etc.
Please forward your resume and cover letter by 8AM on Monday, December 6, 2021 to:
E-mail: | Fax: 403.782.3820 | www.lacombecounty.com