Returning Officer

Returning Officer 2017

(Contract Position)


Nestled in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, Sundre has a compelling history and a promising future.  We take pride in being a forward thinking community with a population of over 2,700 residents.  Experience a love for nature, safe neighbourhoods, and a place where you can make a difference.

The Opportunity:

The Town is current seeking a Contract Returning Officer (Elections Coordinator) to administer the 2017 municipal election process and serve at the Returning Officer for the Town of Sundre.

The Ideal Candidate:

Key responsibilities include serving as primary contact for the 2017 election, collecting nomination papers, hiring and training municipal election workers, ordering necessary supplies, attending at an incapacitated voter’s home or at institutional voting stations to administer their vote, overseeing the advance voting polls, overseeing the Election Day, compiling results, and ensuring compliance with all regulations and requirements (including making declarations) of the Local Authorities Election Act.

 Returning Officer Job Description

Interested candidates can submit their cover letter and resume to:

Town of Sundre
Box 420
Sundre, Alberta  T0M 1X0
Attention: Executive Legislative Assistant
Fax: (403) 638-2100
We thank all applicants in advance, but only those applicants chosen for interviews will be contacted.