Executive Job Opportunities

Lakeland College's executive positions includes senior management, directors, and deans.
 
Any job openings will be listed in the drop downs below.

Applying for a Job

When you apply, please:
  • quote the competition number
  • send your current résumé
  • include the names and contact information of 3 references
Send to human resources through the mail, by emailing or by faxing.  
  • mailing address: Lakeland College 5707 College Drive Vermilion AB T9X 1K5
  • email hr@lakelandcollege.ca (MS Word or .pdf format only)
  • fax to: 780 853 8702

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. If suitable Canadian citizens or permanent residents cannot be found, other individuals will be considered. You'll only be contacted if selected for an interview.
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Director, Information Technology Competition No: 19-3100-001WB
The Organization
Established in 1913, Lakeland College is the 3rd oldest post-secondary institution in Alberta. A Comprehensive Community College (CCC), Lakeland College is responsible for stewardship of adult learning opportunities within its defined geographical region of northeastern Alberta. Lakeland College plays a strategic role in the region and the province’s economic growth by providing relevant programming as well as applied research and maximizing learner access to programs and courses.
Lakeland College believes in developing people!
It’s something we excel at because of our exceptional team. Their passion and commitment to academic excellence, innovation and achievement is what sets Lakeland apart, as an educator and an employer. We are currently looking for a valued member to join our team in the position of:
DIRECTOR, INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Competition No: 19-3100-001

The Director, Information Technology provides strategic and collaborative leadership to the planning and delivery of IT functions. The director is a key leadership role within Lakeland playing an essential role in linking college strategy and needs to the activities of the IT Department. This role acts as the strategic liaison for the department with all other areas of the College, for effective integration of technology and systems in a highly experiential learning model.
Key Responsibilities
• Create long-term strategic plans for an integrated, reliable, secure system to support teaching, learning, research and administrative services for both the Vermilion and Lloydminster Campuses
• Implementation, support and development of College Business Software applications
• Develop, create and improve information and technology controls
• Ensure policies, procedures, controls and standards are established and maintained
• Negotiate software contracts
• Develop, maintain and optimize key areas such as network design and operations, server design and operations,
security, storage management, corporate telecommunications systems, service desk support and systems and
infrastructure support
• Sustain and promote a team environment
Job Requirements
• Post-secondary degree in computer science systems or related discipline, Masters preferred
• At least 10 years of progressively responsible management experience
• Demonstrated experience in strategic decision making
• Proven ability of developing and maintaining relationships (internal & external), and managing budgets and staffing
• High level of general technical expertise
• Excellent track record of managing, leading and mentoring a team
• Organizational and Communication skills
• Experience working in a post-secondary environment is an asset
This is a Full-time Continuing Administrative position commencing as soon as possible.
 
A competitive compensation package will be provided including an attractive base salary and excellent benefits. Further details will be discussed at the interview.
A combination of education and experience may be considered.
This competition will be open until a suitable candidate is found. Shortlisting will begin March 4, 2019.
For further information please contact Georgina Altman at georgina.altman@lakelandcollege.ca
Director, Advancement Competition No: 19-5200-001WB
Lakeland College is seeking a proven and collaborative leader to be our Director, Advancement to lead our comprehensive fund development and alumni relations portfolios. These portfolios include fundraising, alumni relations, scholarships and awards management, community engagement, student employment and event services.
Key responsibilities:
• Reporting to the Vice President, External Relations & Infrastructure, the Director will provide strategic and operational leadership to a team of 10 members
• Work closely with the Senior Leadership Team, Campaign Cabinet and Volunteers, and the Alumni Association to direct engagement, build annual major & principal giving strategies and continue the success of Leading. Learning. The Lakeland Campaign
• Maintaining a personal portfolio of principal & major gift donors and supporting a professional fundraising team
Job requirements:
• Bachelors Degree and at least 10 years’ of related experience
• Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) designation and experience with Raisers Edge or other robust donor management system would be preferred
This is a Full-time Continuing Administrative position at the Vermilion or Lloydminster campus, commencing immediately. The current salary range is $92,145 - $116,121 per annum. Lakeland College offers a competitive salary and benefits package.
Competition will remain open until April 4, 2019, however, the competition will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.
For more information contact georgina.altman@lakelandcollege.ca


 











What Students Say
With the Student-Managed Farm you learn to be accountable for what you’re doing and the choices you make. You get an understanding of what it’s like to be out in industry or on a farm making decisions that count.

– Anthony Biglieni

Agribusiness Class of 2006

What Alumni Say
Lakeland College has been a integral partner in growing our own through the school of business. As an alumnus of the college, I have first-hand learning experience in the school of business. The professors welcome Servus Credit Union to facilitate classes in the Business Ethics course each year.

– Sandi Unruh

Senior Human Resources Consultant

What Faculty & Staff Say
Vertex has had great experience bringing on students from Lakeland College. We have found the Bachelor of Applied Science (Environmental Management) program to provide students with good academic knowledge of the environmental industry and the criteria that governs the land reclamation

– Sean Fuller B.Sc., P.Ag.

Vice President, Environmental Services, Vertex.

What Alumni Say
There is no way I would be where I am today without Lakeland College. It inspired me to be a better person and to get a job in something I love doing. I am so thankful I had such a great experience at Lakeland and I hope future students do as well.

– Danielle Gaboury

Business studies, Class of 2016.

What Students Say
I recommend the UT program to people all the time. The smaller setting Lakeland offers, is very conducive to learning. It's less intimidating than the larger universities and allows for more class interactions and discussions

– Kelly Mykytuk

2nd year UT student, 2017-18

What Alumni Say
I have loved my experience at Lakeland. The teachers are personable, and quick to share about their own experiences. They encouraged me to run with my own ideas and see what would happen; they got excited about my designs, which gave me the confidence to do my best and be more creative.

– Payton Ramstead

Class of 2016, Interior Design student.

What Alumni Say
At Lakeland College you are guaranteed to have time out of the classroom where you can put everything you learned together and actually see that what you’re learning is relevant.

– Alisa Brace

Animal Health Technology, Class of 2016.

What Alumni Say
The friendships I made, the experiences we were provided with, and the welcoming atmosphere of the Vermilion Campus made my time at Lakeland extremely valuable and memorable

– Grayden Kay

Animal Science & Agribusiness, Class of 2016.

What Alumni Say
Lakeland College was a learning environment unlike any other school. It allows students to learn beyond the classroom, and staff and faculty genuinely want to see students succeed. It’s a place where you can feel comfortable asking questions and where everyone has a place and fits in.

– Carson Reid

Agribusiness, Class of 2016.

What Alumni Say
The instructors were the highlight of my time at Lakeland. It made a huge impact on my college experience to have instructors who challenged, encouraged, and believed in me.

– Jessica Cadrain

Child & Youth Care, Class of 2016.

What Alumni Say
At the beginning of my first year, I was really stressed out as I felt I had no artistic ability. But with the instruction and time put in by the interior design faculty, I was able to develop my artistic abilities. Now I am fully confident in and exceeding well in the artistic side of this career!

– Naomi Mason

Interior Design Technology, Class of 2016.

What Alumni Say
I just feel like you get the best education at Lakeland, especially from the time that the instructors can actually spend with you. I like the class sizes too – everything’s been great about my Lakeland experience.

– Dean Coulson

Heavy Equipment Technician, Class of 2016.

What Alumni Say
I do give Lakeland College credit for reigniting my interest and even preparing me for Miss Rodeo Canada. Lakeland helped me to grow enough to have the confidence to think I could take on that role and become that person. I think that I have and I am really grateful for that

– Ali Mullin

Agribusiness, class of 2014, former Miss Rodeo Canada.

What Alumni Say
I feel the professors at Lakeland actually prepared me for the profession. It’s impossible to be just a number here when there are 12 students in all of your classes. When the school advertised small class sizes, they actually meant it.

– Stephen Mark Visser

Real Estate Appraisal and Assessment, Class of 2016.

What Alumni Say
I was involved in the president’s gala in April where I was an emcee for the evening, it was a great experience, and I had a lot of fun doing it and would recommend it to everyone.”

– Lucas Tetreault

HOPE Power Engineering, Class of 2017.

What Alumni Say
I would recommend Lakeland College for the simple fact that it's for everybody. As a mature student who went back to school much later than his 18th year, I was immediately accepted, and not ostracized in the least

– Donald James Shaw

Accounting Major, Class of 2016.

What Alumni Say
All the hands-on learning was great and very helpful once placed into the industry. Having clients leave with a smile after each service assured me that I was in the right field of work. I would recommend Lakeland to anyone.

– Courtnee Coolidge

Esthetician, Class of 2016.

What Alumni Say
The professors care so much about their students at Lakeland and are able to know each and every one of them by name, so much so that they are able to nominate a ton of students for awards.

– Stephanie Wakefeild

University Transfer, Class of 2016.

What Alumni Say
They really put you in the lead at Lakeland. Lakeland cares about its students, empowers them, and gives them opportunities to achieve their goals. I don’t see Lakeland as a stepping stone or a first step – I see it as a bridge and an integral part of my education.

– Alyssa Wells

University Transfer, Class of 2017.

What Alumni Say
I wanted to get experience in the field of assessment as it would give me exposure to what it’s like day to day. It was an invaluable experience as I find it hard to imagine what it would be like working in a particular field or area until I’m doing the work.

– Sheldon Farrell

Real estate appraisal and assessment, Class of 2017.

What Alumni Say
In the campus spa, they give you time to work with each client so nothing is rushed and you’re able to concentrate on providing the best service you can to your client.

– Daphney Couturier

Esthetician, Class of 2017.

What Alumni Say
It’s going to be a lot easier to start our first jobs having this experience and having been able to build our confidence in the campus spa. I love that we get to have this opportunity.

– Darby Watchel

Esthetician, Class of 2017.

What Employers Say
Lakeland is a great place to find employees. The college provides real world training that equips soon-to-be employees with knowledge and people skills that are highly sought after in the agriculture industry these days.

– Dustin Dinwoodie

Key Account Manager – Western Canada Arysta LifeScience