Community Development Support Facilitator – Arts, Culture, & Heritage

Competition number: RR 2022 0064
Department: Community and Protective Services – Recreation and Cultural Services
Close Date: October 10, 2022, at 10:00pm MT
Salary range: Competitive Salary including a comprehensive benefits package.


The City of Spruce Grove is a fast growing, dynamic city committed to building and maintaining a fiscally responsible community that serves our residents, attracts visitors, and promotes future growth. Through the actions of the Values We Live By, accountability, communication, leadership, integrity, and respect are encouraged, while maintaining a work, play balance.

Position Overview

This position provides high quality and strategic support to community groups and individuals whose efforts are grounded in the desire to positively contribute to the community’s quality of life. Providing relevant, timely and meaningful support that results in quality grass-roots community programs, events, and services, as well as organizational sustainability and development, by strengthening community leadership, collaboration and innovation with community groups and citizens. Through positive relationship development, they encourage community ownership, contribution, and issue resolution, while professionally representing corporate priorities, resource limitations and processes. Demonstrating effective facilitation and strategic planning skills and a solid understanding of board governance, fund development/grant writing and applicable legislations. This position is responsible for providing support in the areas of special events, issue management, facility development, and program service delivery. They are responsible to lead and/or support the creation, coordination, delivery, and evaluation of community building initiatives, which are corporately and/or community initiated. This position will be assigned a specific portfolio and/or areas of focus (e.g., culture, sport, heritage, recreation, arts, special events, etc.) and reports to the Community Development and Support Supervisor.

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