Town of Canmore

Working for the Town of Canmore

At the Town of Canmore, we encourage our employees to exemplify:

Passion and energy
We are excited about work, love to learn, and are thrilled when we see others succeed. 

We are committed to serving our community and enhancing the quality of life of our residents. 

We recognize that Canmore is a special place and we need to maintain our economic sustainability, social fabric, and be good environmental stewards so that future generations can enjoy life in Canmore as much as we do.

Working toward shared goals and a community created vision, we value creativity and encourage ambition and achievement.

We are proud to say we work for the Town of Canmore and offer excellent customer service whenever and wherever we can.

We encourage an active lifestyle. Our facilities are equipped with showers, lockers, and bike storage. We even provide a mountain bike for staff to use for work errands. Many staff participate in a host of activities during their one-hour lunch break.

Our Core Values

WELLNESS : We strive for harmony in our corporate, social, and natural environment.
RESPECT : We will treat others as we will expect to be treated.
INTEGRITY : We will be honest, responsible, and trustworthy.
SERVICE : We are committed to excellence in meeting community needs.
TEAMWORK : We are cooperative and empowering in achieving our goals.

Our Commitment to Sustainability

We care about our footprint or impact and we show it in the decisions we make.  Here are just some of our sustainability initiatives: 

  • We've made sustainability a consideration in all the work we do everyday. Sustainability is everyone's responsibility
  • Our Civic Centre is Silver LEED™ certified
  • We’ve incorporated solar panels  into several of our buildings We’ve won awards for our sustainability initiatives
  • To learn more about other sustainability initiatives – click here


The Town of Canmore is located within Treaty 7 region of Southern Alberta. In the spirit of respect, reciprocity and truth, we honour and acknowledge the Canmore area, known as “Chuwapchipchiyan Kudi Bi” (translated in Stoney Nakoda as “shooting at the willows”) and the traditional Treaty 7 territory and oral practices of the Îyârhe Nakoda (Stoney Nakoda) – comprised of the Bearspaw First Nation, Chiniki First Nation, and Goodstoney First Nation – as well as the Tsuut’ina First Nation and the Blackfoot Confederacy comprised of the Siksika, Piikani, Kainai. We acknowledge that this territory is home to the Métis Nation of Alberta, Region 3, within the historical Northwest Métis homeland. We acknowledge all Nations who live, work, and play and help us steward this land and honour and celebrate this territory. We commit to working to live in right relations and to advance Truth and Reconciliation.

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