Employment Opportunities


The Westman Emergency Group (Town of Virden, RM of Sifton – including Town of Oak Lake and the RM of Wallace-Woodworth – including Town of Kenton and the Village of Elkhorn) is presently seeking an individual to fill the role of Emergency Management Group Coordinator. 

You would be the leader of a team of dedicated volunteers who would come together in the event of a natural or man made disaster or event.  You would help manage the needs of others during a time of community distress.

Those interested in applying for this position require organization and communication skills and are able to work well in stressful situations. 

If you are interested in helping out your community in a time of dire need, please contact the Town Office at (204) 748-2440.




The Town of Virden has an opening for the position of Executive Assistant.

This position entails a number of duties, including but not limited to:
- Providing administrative and clerical support to the Chief Administrative Officer and Council
- Policy research and preparation
- Preparation of all Council packages, including agendas
- Landfill approvals
- Taking and preparing of minutes for all committee meetings
- Filing
- Assisting with public inquiries and payments
- Website and Facebook maintenance

The successful applicant must possess:
- A grade twelve diploma with relevant post secondary education, or experience
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
- Working knowledge of computer software systems
- The ability to respect and promote confidentiality
- Experience in a municipal environment is an asset
- A minimum of two years experience in an general office environment

A detailed job description is available at the Town Office.

Resumes, addressed to the following, will be accepted at the Town Office:

Rhonda Stewart
Chief Administrative Officer
236 Wellington Street West
Virden, MB
R0M 2C0

 Thank you to all who are applying for this position but only those who are selected for the interview process will be contacted. This position will remain open until filled.