Job Posting: Public Works Winter Labourer(s)

Posted November 18, 2022

The Town of Peace River is looking for two self-motivated individuals to join our team at Public Works in temporary, full-time Labourer positions.

These individuals will 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. The positions may require additional hours and shift-work including weekends and evenings above regular scheduled hours. Applicants must be able to perform physically exerting work such as shoveling snow.

Full Time • Temporary
Wage: $28.69 per hour
Hours: Monday to Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm, 40 hours per week
Term: ASAP for 6 months
Closing Date: Open until suitable candidates are found.

Applicant shall possess the following:

  • Experience with the operation of hand and mechanical power tools, light mechanical equipment;
  • Valid Alberta Class 5 Operator’s permit;
  • Standard First Aid/CPR certificate;
  • WHMIS/TDG certification;
  • Criminal Record Check;
  • Education minimum Grade 12 or equivalent; and
  • Basic knowledge of computer programs/applications may be an asset.

The following assets would be preferred:

  • 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 # 22/028:

Human Resources Coordinator
Fax: (780) 624-4664
[email protected]

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