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Kneehill County

Municipal Accountant

Canada-Alberta-Three Hills


Company Information

Situated in the heart of central Alberta, Kneehill County is a progressive rural municipality comprised of approximately 814,653 acres of land and a population 5001. Within the Kneehill County boundaries, are the Towns of Three Hills and Trochu, Village of Acme, Carbon and Linden, and 4 Hamlets (Torrington, Huxley, Swalwell, Wimborne) and other neighbourhoods (Hesketh, Sunnyslope) with a total population of 11,205.

Today, agriculture remains the backbone of the local economy, complemented by a strong oil and gas industry. Wind power is now a fixture in the Kneehill County hills and skies. We are also part of the Canadian Badlands tourism group. Kneehill County borders the Tyrrell Museum in Drumheller and Rosebud Theatre in Wheatland County, which both play a large part in tourism of the region. Camping is very popular in our area, which Kneehill County has four overnight campgrounds under its umbrella (Keivers, Braconnier Dam, Swalwell and Torrington). Municipal campgrounds in Acme, Carbon, Linden and Three Hills are all very busy.

Job Description

Kneehill County is seeking an energetic professional to be a part of our Corporate Services team.  As the Municipal Accountant, you will be responsible for the accounting and maintaining controls of our tangible capital assets, project costing, inventory and gravel records, insurance and risk management. 

In order to provide this expertise, you will bring with you a Bachelor of Commerce Degree or comparable Degree and be working towards an accounting designation.  Municipal experience and understanding of municipal accounting practices and processes along with experience in cost and project accounting would be a strong asset.

If this opportunity is of interest to you, please forward your resume to the address below no later than June 21, 2017.  For additional information about our municipality please see our website at www.kneehillcounty.com.  We will respond to all applicants.



Box 400

Three Hills, AB T0M 2A0

Attention:  Jessie Kasha

Human Resources

Fax:  (403) 443-5115

Email:  employment@kneehillcounty.com

Contact Information

Kneehill County
Government/Public Administration
Jessie Kasha
Human Resources Coordinator
Posting Date: 02-Jun-2017Government/Public AdministrationAccounting and Finance Permanent, Full-Time Open 1 ASAP
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