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Vice President, Construction- Alberta – Edgar Development Corporation NEW

Vice President, Construction- Alberta – Edgar Development Corporation

THE ORGANIZATION Edgar Development is a Vancouver based commercial real estate firm which focuses on investment and development opportunities. To date, their portfolio consists of several completed projects having a market value in excess of $200 million, with an additional $500 million currently under various stages of development. In 2013, Edgar Development expanded its footprint…

Construction
AB - Edmonton and Area
Project Accountant – Translational Research In Oncology NEW

Project Accountant – Translational Research In Oncology

TRANSLATIONAL RESEARCH IN ONCOLOGY Established in 1997 as the Breast Cancer International Research Group, (“BCIRG”) and the Cancer International Research Group, (“CIRG”), Translational Research In Oncology, (“TRIO”) has grown into a worldwide, not-for-profit academic oncology clinical research organization.

Financial
AB - Edmonton and Area
Major Gifts Officer – The University Hospital Foundation NEW

Major Gifts Officer – The University Hospital Foundation

THE ORGANIZATION The University Hospital Foundation (UHF) believes in the power of generosity to change and save lives. Established in 1962 and governed by a volunteer Board of Trustees, the Foundation has evolved into one of the most successful hospital fundraising organizations in Canada and is recognized as a “high performer” by the Association for…

Fundraising
AB - Edmonton and Area
Director, Planned Giving – The University Hospital Foundation NEW

Director, Planned Giving – The University Hospital Foundation

THE ORGANIZATION The University Hospital Foundation (UHF) believes in the power of generosity to change and save lives. Established in 1962 and governed by a volunteer Board of Trustees, the Foundation has evolved into one of the most successful hospital fundraising organizations in Canada and is recognized as a “high performer” by the Association for…

Fundraising
AB - Edmonton and Area
Chief Administrative Officer – Town of Morinville NEW

Chief Administrative Officer – Town of Morinville

THE ORGANIZATION The Town of Morinville, home to approximately 10,000 residents, is northwest of Edmonton and falls within the Edmonton Capital Region. Strategically located next to a major transportation corridor in northern Alberta and within commuting distance to major processing and refinery plants, residents enjoy the convenience of urban amenities, and proximity to employment opportunities…

Administration, Operations
AB - Edmonton and Area
Regional Director – Rx Drug Mart NEW

Regional Director – Rx Drug Mart

THE ORGANIZATION Our client, Rx Drug Mart, was born from an idea that the business of retail pharmacy was being driven by large corporate entities operating in their own best interests. The team at Rx Drug Mart established a pharmacy retail organization that brought the priority back to the pharmacy, the customer and the community…

Operations
AB
Sales Manager – Macco Organiques Inc. NEW

Sales Manager – Macco Organiques Inc.

THE ORGANIZATION Macco Organiques Inc. is a dynamic international company in constant development. We manufacture chemicals for the industrial, food and pharmaceutical industry. Macco has two plants in continuous improvement and always looking for new products to market. We have a plant in Valleyfield, Quebec and another in Bruntal, Czech Republic. THE MANDATE Reporting directly…

QC - Montreal
Career Services Manager – APEGA NEW

Career Services Manager – APEGA

THE ORGANIZATION The Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta (“APEGA”) regulates the practices of engineering and geoscience in Alberta on behalf of the Government of Alberta through the Engineering and Geoscience Professions Act. APEGA is the largest association of self-regulated professionals in Western Canada. Their Members work in diverse industries, contributing significantly to…

Human Resources
AB - Edmonton and Area
Chief Financial Officer NEW

Chief Financial Officer

CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER Reports to: President Direct Reports: 1 Indirect Reports: 1 Location: Edmonton

Financial
AB - Edmonton and Area
Director of Monitoring and Risk Assessment – Canada’s Oil Sands Innovation Alliance NEW

Director of Monitoring and Risk Assessment – Canada’s Oil Sands Innovation Alliance

THE ORGANIZATION Canada’s Oil Sands Innovation Alliance (COSIA) is a regional environmental performance organization comprised of 10 oil sands producers that collectively account for over 90% of oil sands production in Canada. COSIA accelerates the pace of environmental performance improvements in the oil sands through collaborative action and innovation.  Through sharing of innovation and application…

Health/Safety/Environment
AB - Calgary and Area
Chief Brand Officer NEW

Chief Brand Officer

THE ORGANIZATION The Saskatchewan Roughrider Football Club Inc. (“SRFC”) is a community-owned Canadian Football League (CFL) franchise that has a storied history, now 107 years young!  The SRFC brand is the foundational piece in the Club’s marketing communication, and for the Roughriders, this brand is robust and enduring.  This isn’t just something we’d like to…

Communications and Investor Relations, Marketing/Sales/Business Development
SK - Regina
District Transportation Manager NEW

District Transportation Manager

THE ORGANIZATION Our Client is an independent supplier of bulk fuel, lubricants and on-site tank storage systems.   DISTRICT TRANSPORTATION MANAGER Reports to: Vice President Direct Reports: 2 Location: Edmonton, AB

Operations
AB - Edmonton and Area
Associate Vice-President, Facilities Management – Concordia University, Montreal NEW

Associate Vice-President, Facilities Management – Concordia University, Montreal

Note:  This posting represents a five (5) year full-time contract position.   MANDATE Reporting directly to the Vice-President, Services and working with all university and community stakeholders to provide leadership in campus development and facilities planning, the incumbent oversees a large real estate portfolio of 22 hectares on two campuses, including 61 building and 500,…

Operations
QC - Montreal
Senior Financial Project Manager – Translational Research in Oncology

Senior Financial Project Manager – Translational Research in Oncology

TRANSLATIONAL RESEARCH IN ONCOLOGY Established in 1997 as the Breast Cancer International Research Group, (“BCIRG”) and the Cancer International Research Group, (“CIRG”), Translational Research In Oncology, (“TRIO”) has grown into a worldwide, not-for-profit academic oncology clinical research organization.

Financial
AB - Edmonton and Area
Vice President, Philanthropy – University Hospital Foundation

Vice President, Philanthropy – University Hospital Foundation

THE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL FOUNDATION The University Hospital Foundation (UHF) believes in the power of generosity to change and save lives. Established in 1962 and governed by a volunteer Board of Trustees, the Foundation has evolved into one of the most successful hospital fundraising organizations in Canada, having been recognized as a “high performer” by the…

Fundraising
AB - Edmonton and Area
Director of Communications – APEGA

Director of Communications – APEGA

THE ORGANIZATION The Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta (“APEGA”) regulates the practices of engineering and geoscience in Alberta on behalf of the Government of Alberta through the Engineering and Geoscience Professions Act. APEGA is the largest association of self-regulated professionals in Western Canada. Their Members work in diverse industries, contributing significantly to…

Communications and Investor Relations
AB - Edmonton and Area
Operations Manager – Western Engineered Containment Ltd.

Operations Manager – Western Engineered Containment Ltd.

THE ORGANIZATION Western Engineered Containment (WEC) provides primary and secondary containment solutions for a wide variety of companies. Their services include spray-applied Precidium™ ECS™ polyurea membranes, HDPE/LDPE liners and steel corrugated berm supply and installation. The strength and elasticity of robotically sprayed Precidium™ ECS™ liners are fast becoming the preferred geomembrane for clients seeking a…

Operations
AB - Edmonton and Area
Senior Analyst, Global Equity – Greystone Managed Investments

Senior Analyst, Global Equity – Greystone Managed Investments

THE ORGANIZATION Greystone Managed Investments Inc. (Greystone) or (Firm), overseeing $30 billion of assets under management, is one of Canada’s largest managers of pension assets. Their employee-controlled firm offers institutional clients a complete range of fixed income, domestic and global equities, mortgages and real estate investments.  Their client roster includes some of Canada’s largest pension…

Financial
SK - Regina
Operations/Production Manager – Honey Bee Manufacturing

Operations/Production Manager – Honey Bee Manufacturing

THE ORGANIZATION Honey Bee Manufacturing is a privately-owned manufacturer of high quality draper platforms for a wide variety of crops and conditions. Founded in 1979 with the commitment to ongoing investment in product research and development, Honey Bee’s objective has always been to manufacture equipment farmers want and are happy to own, evident through their…

Operations
SK - Regina
Plant Manager – Sun Gro Horticulture

Plant Manager – Sun Gro Horticulture

 THE ORGANIZATION Sun Gro Horticulture is one of the most prominent North American horticultural companies, serving customers worldwide. Established in 1929, the company has become the leading supplier of soilless growing mixes to North America’s top 100 greenhouse and nursery growers, shipping over 70,000 truckloads of product annually. Sun Gro products are made to exacting…

Operations
NB
Vice President, Business Development – Stuart Olson Industrial

Vice President, Business Development – Stuart Olson Industrial

THE ORGANIZATION Our client, Stuart Olson Inc., is a $1.3 billion organization representing one of the largest and most respected construction services companies in Canada. It is a company recognized for its unique approach to doing business and a company with people who understand that a positive journey is the critical factor to achieving successful…

Marketing/Sales/Business Development
AB - Calgary and Area
Senior Buyer – Di-Corp

Senior Buyer – Di-Corp

THE ORGANIZATION Di-Corp is a leading manufacturer and distributor of specialty chemicals, parts and accessories serving the Energy, Mining and Drilling Industries. They are a third general, family-owned organization with a strong presence in Canada, the United States and Mexico. Di-Corp has proudly developed a reputation for meeting and exceeding the expectations of their customers…

Supply Chain
AB - Calgary and Area
Director, Strategic Human Resources Business Partners – LCBO

Director, Strategic Human Resources Business Partners – LCBO

THE ORGANIZATION The LCBO is a non-share capital provincial crown corporation, accountable to the Ontario Provincial Minister of Finance. As one of the largest single purchasers of alcoholic beverages in the world, it generates significant revenue for the province and has a combined mandate of social responsibility and ethical profit generation. With revenue of $5.89…

Human Resources
ON - Toronto and GTA
General Manager, Western Canada – Confidential

General Manager, Western Canada – Confidential

MANDATE The General Manager, Western Canada will be responsible for the successful growth of sales and profitability for the Company’s regional operations. The individual will be a strategic leader who drives a culture of continuous improvement and mentorship for a diverse team of experienced professionals in the construction market.

Operations
AB - Edmonton and Area
Electrical Manager – Stuart Olson, Sudbury

Electrical Manager – Stuart Olson, Sudbury

 THE ORGANIZATION  Stuart Olson has been positively impacting businesses and communities in which they operate, since 1911. Their rich history demonstrates the reach and diversity that the organization provides in servicing the commercial and industrial markets.

Construction
ON - Sudbury
Cost Accountant – Sun Gro Horticulture

Cost Accountant – Sun Gro Horticulture

THE ORGANIZATION Sun Gro Horticulture is one of the most prominent North American horticultural companies, serving customers worldwide. Established in 1929, the company has become the leading supplier of soilless growing mixes to North America’s top 100 greenhouse and nursery growers, shipping over 70,000 truckloads of product annually. Sun Gro products are made to exacting…

Financial
NB
Board Director – Fort McMurray Airport Authority

Board Director – Fort McMurray Airport Authority

FORT MCMURRAY AIRPORT AUTHORITY The Fort McMurray Airport Authority was incorporated under the provincial Regional Airports Authorities Act in 2009. The first board was formed in 2010 and acquired Fort McMurray Airport from the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo. Under Alberta legislation, the Airport Authority is legally and financially independent, and operates as a non-share…

Board Member
AB
Human Resources Director – Sherritt International Corporation

Human Resources Director – Sherritt International Corporation

THE ORGANIZATION Sherritt International Corporation is a leading natural resources company with locations in Canada (Alberta and Ontario), Cuba and Madagascar. Sherritt provides a dynamic work environment that promotes and invests in growth opportunities in each of its principal businesses and – most importantly – its people.

Human Resources
AB - Edmonton and Area
Contracts Manager – Confidential

Contracts Manager – Confidential

THE ORGANIZATION Our Client is an independent supplier of bulk fuel, lubricants and on-site tank storage systems.

Administration
AB - Edmonton and Area
Director, Finance and Commercial Services – AltaSteel Ltd.

Director, Finance and Commercial Services – AltaSteel Ltd.

THE ORGANIZATION AltaSteel, is a scrap-based mini-mill operation located in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.  The plant has both melting and casting facilities and a production capability of over 350,000 tons of steel billets annually.  The Company makes a variety of round, flat, and square bar shapes for use by downstream re-manufacturers in the mining, oil and…

Financial
AB - Edmonton and Area
Bilingual Human Resources Business Partner – Canada Wide – Sun Gro Horticulture

Bilingual Human Resources Business Partner – Canada Wide – Sun Gro Horticulture

THE ORGANIZATION  Sun Gro Horticulture is one of the most prominent North American horticultural companies, serving customers worldwide. Established in 1929, the company has become the leading supplier of soilless growing mixes to North America’s top 100 greenhouse and nursery growers, shipping over 70,000 truckloads of product annually. Sun Gro products are made to exacting…

Human Resources
ON - Toronto and GTA
Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing – Club Coffee (CCLP)

Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing – Club Coffee (CCLP)

THE COMPANY Club Coffee (CCLP) is the largest roaster, contract manufacturer and distributor of packaged coffees that Canadians buy from grocery stores.  An innovation company in the rapidly expanding market for single-serve coffee, tea and hot beverages, we are a key partner for many of Canada’s largest coffee retailers and for major American brands and…

Marketing/Sales/Business Development
ON - Toronto and GTA
Property Manager, Edmonton – York Realty

Property Manager, Edmonton – York Realty

THE ORGANIZATION York Realty currently owns and manages over 5 million square feet with holdings throughout Edmonton, Calgary and Western Canada.  York’s assets include office buildings, retail space, industrial facilities and raw land.  York’s growth over the past 25 years is attributed to providing the highest level of client-focused service and commitment to their tenants. …

Marketing/Sales/Business Development
AB - Edmonton and Area
Directeur Audit Interne – Gaz Métro

Directeur Audit Interne – Gaz Métro

SOMMAIRE DU POSTE Le directeur de la direction de l’Audit interne relève directement de la Présidente et chef de la direction, ainsi que, sur le plan fonctionnel, des présidents des Comités d’audit. Il assiste le Comité d’audit dans ses responsabilités de surveillance à l’égard de la conformité des règlements, politiques et procédures, effectue des missions…

Financial
QC - Montreal
Manager (Agri/Field) – Confidential Client

Manager (Agri/Field) – Confidential Client

MANAGER  (AGRI/FIELD) Reports to: Western Canadian Manager Direct Reports: 5 – Maintenance Manager, Development Manager, Harvest Manager (x3) Indirect Reports: 50 Location: North Alberta   MANDATE The Manager (Agri/Field) is responsible for driving improvements and efficiency relative to product harvesting procedures and leading preventative maintenance for equipment, roads, and field. While fostering a safety focused…

Operations
AB - Athabasca, AB - Edmonton and Area
Manager, Operational Excellence – Noralta Lodge Ltd.

Manager, Operational Excellence – Noralta Lodge Ltd.

THE ORGANIZATION With a corporate vision to “revolutionize the way people, live, work and move remotely”, Noralta Lodge Ltd. (Noralta Lodge) is a leader in the remote lodging industry.   Founded in 1997, Noralta Lodge provides superior remote accommodations to remote workers in Northern Alberta in three categories: open lodges (owned and operated facilities), facilities management…

Operations
AB - Edmonton and Area
Executive Director – Dairy Farmers of Canada

Executive Director – Dairy Farmers of Canada

THE ORGANIZATION Dairy Farmers of Canada (DFC) is the national policy, lobbying and promotional organization representing Canada’s farmers living on approximately 12,000 dairy farms. DFC strives to create stable conditions for the Canadian dairy industry, today and in the future. It works to maintain policies that foster the viability of Canadian dairy farmers and promote…

Executive Director
ON - Ottawa
Vice President, Public Affairs – McKesson Canada

Vice President, Public Affairs – McKesson Canada

THE ORGANIZATION Our client is in the business of better health , in virtually every aspect of healthcare. They carry more than 35,000 products in 17 distribution centers and ultimately provide distribution to 6,300 retail pharmacies, 1,350 hospitals, long-term care centers, clinics and institutions all over Canada. Manufacturers, healthcare providers and patients count on them…

Communications and Investor Relations, Government Relations
QC - Montreal
Chief Executive Officer – Catholic Social Services

Chief Executive Officer – Catholic Social Services

CATHOLIC SOCIAL SERVICES In 1961, the Catholic Archdiocese of Edmonton recognized several needs in the community that were not being met by existing resources. ​With a directive from the Archdiocese to help those in the community who need it most, Catholic Social Services continues to offer compassion, support, and consolation in the community.  Starting with…

CEO/President
AB - Edmonton and Area
Vice President, Finance – Avena Foods

Vice President, Finance – Avena Foods

THE ORGANIZATION Based in Regina, Saskatchewan, Avena Foods is a leading provider of gluten-free oats to the North American market.  Since 2008, Avena Foods (Avena) has been providing its customers and consumers with consistent, superior quality, certified gluten-free oats – guaranteed to be wheat, barley, and rye-free.  The oats are sourced from a select group…

Financial
SK - Regina
Administrative Research Assistant – Optimum Talent Inc.

Administrative Research Assistant – Optimum Talent Inc.

THE ORGANIZATION Optimum Talent enables our clients to achieve success through people. We collaborate with leading organizations to recruit, develop, engage, retain, and transition talent. The result for our clients is a stronger employer brand, and a workforce with the capability and insight to execute their strategy and achieve their business goals.

Administration
SK - Regina
Foundation Board – Mohawk College Foundation

Foundation Board – Mohawk College Foundation

THE ORGANIZATION Mohawk College of Applied Arts and Technology is a dynamic and innovative College located in the Golden Horseshoe of Ontario, Canada.  Mohawk has three main campuses: the Fennell Campus located in Hamilton, the Stoney Creek Campus and the Mohawk-McMaster Institute for Applied Health Sciences located at McMaster University in Hamilton. As of 2016,…

Board Member
ON - Toronto and GTA
Manager, Business Applications & Reporting – YAMAHA

Manager, Business Applications & Reporting – YAMAHA

THE MANDATE The Manager, Business Applications and Reporting is responsible for performing senior professional level business systems analysis and project management activities that include planning, designing, implementing and maintaining business applications and systems.  This role is a key business partner to the other functions within Yamaha Canada who will identify business solutions using technology. In…

Operations
ON - Toronto and GTA
Senior Vice President, Global Sales – FIO

Senior Vice President, Global Sales – FIO

ABOUT FIO  Fio is a global leader emerging at the confluence of key forces reshaping healthcare: decentralization of care; mobile smart technology; big data aggregation; artificial intelligence; predictive analytics and insight; performance- based funding; globally affordable, inclusive solutions. Fio is headquartered in Toronto, Canada. Fio innovated and globally markets a sustainable scalable solution, Fionetä, consisting…

Marketing/Sales/Business Development
ON - Toronto and GTA
Chief Executive Officer – Alberta Petroleum Marketing Commission

Chief Executive Officer – Alberta Petroleum Marketing Commission

THE ORGANIZATION The APMC is a Crown corporation established in 1974 under the Petroleum Marketing Act. It is a wholly owned, arms-length Provincial Agency of the Government of Alberta: The APMC is accountable to and receives policy direction from the Minister of Energy. Within the energy sector, the APMC operates as the commercial arm of…

CEO/President
AB - Calgary and Area
Building Systems Engineer- Leader in Smart Building Automation and Intelligence

Building Systems Engineer- Leader in Smart Building Automation and Intelligence

THE ORGANIZATION Our client develops innovative, integrated, technology solutions that are tailored to increase the value of, and enable business success for, its clients. Founded in 1997, the organization is a trusted advisor to and long-term partner of leading organizations across North America in diverse industries – real-estate (all categories and classes), government, media and…

Engineering
ON - Toronto and GTA
Regional Manager, Business Development, Commercial and Private Sectors – Stantec Inc.

Regional Manager, Business Development, Commercial and Private Sectors – Stantec Inc.

THE ORGANIZATION Founded in 1954, Stantec is one of the most important global design firms, with 22,000 employees in over 400 offices in 6 continents.  The Stantec team in Quebec consists of 1,300 professionals, working in over 20 offices throughout the province.

Marketing/Sales/Business Development
QC - Montreal
Consultant, Talent Management Services – Optimum Talent

Consultant, Talent Management Services – Optimum Talent

THE ORGANIZATION Optimum Talent enables our clients to achieve success through people. We collaborate with leading organizations to recruit, develop, engage, retain, and transition talent. The result for our clients is a stronger employer brand, and a workforce with the capability and insight to execute their strategy and achieve their business goals.

Human Resources
SK - Regina