The Town of Peace River is looking for 4 self-motivated individuals to join our team at Public Works in temporary, full-time Labourer positions for Summer 2023!
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.
The applicant shall possess the following:
- Experience with the operation of hand and mechanical power tools, and 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.
Full Time • Temporary
Hours: 40 hours/week (M-F, 8am-5pm)
Term: April 24, 2023–August 28, 2023
Closing Date: Open until suitable candidates found
The Town of Peace River welcomes diversity in the workplace and encourages applications from all qualified candidates. Your work will have a direct impact on the quality of our residents’ day-to-day lives. We are proud to offer a ive-day work week, gym membership, access to other recreation facilities, paid sick leave, and opportunities to gain a variety of experiences in your position.
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 # 23/023:
Manager, Employee Services
We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those applicants who will be interviewed will be contacted.
Peace River is a scenic, vibrant community in northwest Alberta, and is home to just under 7,000 residents. The community is situated in the Peace River Valley, and straddles the banks of the mighty Peace River. The Town is a five-hour drive north of Edmonton, and two hours northeast of Grande Prairie.