Payroll Administrator - Chinook Education Centre (FT PERM) #2669
Job Code: 3006233 Closing Date: Apr 14, 2021 3:00 PM CDT
Employer: Chinook School Division No. 211 Posted on: Apr 01, 2021
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Job Type:
Full Time
Job Category:
ECE, EA and Support Staff
Open To:
ECE, EA and Support Staff
Teachers, Principals & Superintendents
Openings: 1
Mandatory Document:
Cover Letter
Start Date:  May 03, 2021
End Date: 
Job Description & Requirements



Payroll Administrator – Permanent 1.0 FTE – 37.5 hrs/wk

Chinook Education Centre

Competition #2669


The Payroll Administrator reports to the Supervisor of Employee Compensation to ensure payroll functions required within the division are reported accurately and timely.


Start Date:  May 3, 2021 



  • Completion of post-secondary courses in accounting, administration or commerce from a Board recognized institution
  • Knowledge of applicable legislation governing payroll and related employee deductions
  • Knowledge of accounting and payroll practices and policies
  • Experience with a variety of software applications and Excel spreadsheets
  • Previous experience with payroll and computerized payroll systems would be an asset


    Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to work as a team player
  • Ability to maintain strict confidentiality with respect to payroll data and personnel files
  • Ability to work under pressure and prioritize demands in order to meet multiple deadlines
  • Ability to perform meticulous and accurate data entry
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Strong problem-solving skills to calculate complex adjustments to payroll
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Self-directed, task and goal oriented
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Adaptability to changing organizational needs
  • Understanding of the Google Suite applications would be considered an asset



  • Competitive salary
  • Full employee benefit package
  • Positive and supportive work environment


Successful applicants must agree to a criminal records check including a vulnerable sector search. Interested applicants are asked to Apply Online via the Chinook online employment page found at Please upload a cover letter addressed to Ken Garinger, Superintendent of Human Resources (indicating competition #2669), a résumé, complete with 3 references by April 14, 2021 at 3:00PM. For more information about this position, please contact Shauna Lacher, Supervisor of Employee Compensation, at 306-778-9200 ext 3221.



While all applications are appreciated, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.





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