Job Posting: Labourer

Job Posting: Labourer

Posted December 3, 2018

The Town of Peace River Public Works Department is accepting applications for one (1) permanent, full time Labourer position. The function in this position is to perform various assigned duties in relation to the maintenance and operations of the Public Works Department including support services to other departments of the Town of Peace River. This position will require additional hours, on-call and/or shift-work including weekends and evenings above regular scheduled hours with the requirement of immediate response when on call.

Applicant shall possess the following:

  • Minimum 36 months experience with the operation of hand and mechanical power tools, light mechanical equipment;
  • Valid Alberta Class 3 Operator’s permit;
  • Air Brakes Endorsement;
  • Standard First Aid/CPR certificate;
  • WHMIS/TDG certification;
  • Education minimum Grade 12 or equivalent; and
  • Basic knowledge of computer programs/applications may be an asset.

The following assets would be preferred:

  • Minimum 36 months experience in labourer duties within a municipal environment;
  • Limited experience with operation of heavy equipment; and
  • Equipment Safety training.

The Town of Peace River welcomes diversity in the workplace and encourages applications from all qualified candidates.

Job descriptions are available upon request. This position is within the scope of C.U.P.E. Local 898 and as such, you will be required to adhere to the articles contained within the Collective Agreement.

Qualified candidates are invited to submit their resumes, in confidence, to Competition # 18/051:
Leanne Cottrell, Human Resources Coordinator
Town of Peace River, Box 6600 Peace River, Alberta T8S 1S4
Fax: (780) 624-4664
Email: lcottrell@peaceriver.ca

We thank all applicants in advance for their interest, however only those applicants who will be interviewed will be contacted.