The Town of Morinville is seeking an individual to fill a temporary full-time position of Events & Culture Programmer (term approximately 14 months).

Reporting to the Events & Culture Coordinator, the Events & Culture Programmer plays a key role in contributing towards creating a vibrant, dynamic and enriching community. This position supports the Coordinator in developing and maintaining community partnerships and initiatives and may act as a liaison, facilitator and resource to community groups, non-profits, and others, in planning their events, festivals, community engagement and community building initiatives.


  • Secondary Education/Diploma in a related field of study such as: Community Development, Events Management, Community/Culture Programming. Equivalencies may be considered
  • Demonstrated abilities/experience working with volunteers and /or community stakeholders
  • Demonstrated experience in developing & implementing community events, festivals, initiatives, culture related programs and/or services. Experience in grant/funding programs.
  • Demonstrated volunteer management skills. Excellent team player .
  • Excellent time management, project management and problem solving skills. Well-developed communication skills (verbal and written).
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy along with a high level of initiative.
  • Competent with Computers and working knowledge of Micro soft Office software
  • Previous Municipal or local Government Experience will be viewed as an asset.
  • Minimum of Class 5 drivers license. Current first aid and CPR qualification.


Salary Range of $58,022—$69,281 (7 Step Grid) based on 35 hour work week. We offer workplace development and great opportunities for employees to become involved in the community.

Application Deadline: 12:00 p.m. March 02, 2018

Please submit resumes by the above noted deadline; however, resumes will be accepted until the position is filled.

Submit resumes quoting "Events & Culture Programmer" to: 

Human Resources, Town of Morinville
10125-100 Avenue, Morinville AB T8R 1L6
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The Town of Morinville thanks all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Applications received for current/past competitions may be used to fill other current or future vacancies.

  • Qualified candidates are invited to submit a resume and cover letter (in Word or PDF format) quoting the appropriate career opportunity, by the indicated closing date.
  • We would like to express our appreciation to all applicants for their interest; however, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
  • Note: Applications received for past competitions may be used to fill other current or future vacancies.