Senior Administrator – Lodges

  • City of Hamilton
  • Hamilton, ON, Canada
  • Jun 01, 2018
Full time Administrator

Job Description

A permanent, full-time opportunity on our long-term care leadership team in Hamilton, ON.

If you’re an experienced and innovative manager, skilled at developing teams and achieving results by creating a positive and cooperative work environment, this role with the City of Hamilton is for you.

Reporting to the General Manager, Healthy and Safe Communities, you will fulfill the duties of the Administrator of Macassa Lodge as well as assume the overall management, administration, direction and coordination of both Long-Term Care facilities under the City of Hamilton’s jurisdiction – Macassa and Wentworth. Along with providing strategic leadership to a multi-functional workforce engaged in the delivery of services for seniors, you will be expected to recommend broad policies and long-range strategies in the delivery of services to meet mandated goals and objectives. As Senior Administrator, you also participate in emergency preparedness planning, development and training, and respond to all municipal emergencies, as requested.

Your qualifications as Senior Administrator – Lodges include:

  • Proven knowledge of management principles, practices and theories in the delivery of long-term care home, or a health or service sector normally acquired by obtaining a degree in a health or social services field from an accredited university.
  • Completion of a master’s degree, an asset.
  • Completion of a certificate course in Long-Term Care Senior Management that meets the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (MOHLTC) requirement for Administrator preparation and qualification.
  • Progressive senior management experience in a management capacity, preferably in an LTC home or a health or service sector.
  • Demonstrable understanding of, and commitment to, a resident-centred philosophy and ability to provide visionary and long-term strategic planning.
  • Sound knowledge of all legislation and regulations that govern the LTC home such as the Long-Term Care Homes Act (2007) and including Ministry of Labour, Health and Safety, and Human Rights legislation.
  • Demonstrated competency to manage a large multi-disciplinary, unionized staff utilizing proactive management skills.
  • Demonstrated strong leadership and mentoring abilities, innovation and creativity, and skill in team development and results achievement by creating a positive, cooperative work environment
  • Demonstrated financial management skills in developing, implementing and monitoring operating and capital budgets.
  • Highly developed analytical and business planning skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including the ability to write clear, concise reports.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and demonstrated ability to deal with residents and their families, staff, the general public, government departments, all levels of management and elected officials.

This permanent, full-time position offers a salary range of $145,494.44 to $174,612.62 per annum.

Hamilton. A city of progress.

At the City of Hamilton, our vision is “to be the best place to raise a child and age successfully.” With our rich history, culturally strong and diverse communities, blend of urban and rural attractions, and ideal location in the heart of the Golden Horseshoe, Hamilton is a vibrant community of neighbours. We are also a leading employer, with many opportunities to grow and excel. We invite you to share in our vision as part of the Macassa Lodge in the Healthy & Safe Communities Department.

For full details and to apply

If you are interested in working alongside a dedicated team that’s contributing to the well-being of Hamilton’s residents, please visit for details on this position as Senior Administrator – Lodges, JOB ID #14077 and to apply online, by Wednesday, June 13, 2018.

The City is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection processes. If contacted for an employment opportunity, please advise Human Resources if you require accommodation.

The City of Hamilton values the diversity of our workforce and the knowledge of our people. We thank all who have applied; however, only those under consideration will be contacted.

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