With a population of 32,097, Parkland County offers a range of municipal services and a vibrant mix of agricultural, residential, industrial and recreational opportunities. This unique rural area is situated on the west outskirts of Edmonton, just 20 minutes from downtown, and stretching over 2438 sq. km. of picturesque landscapes.
Key Responsibilities Include:
Parkland County has four Equipment Operator II positions available in our Public Works Department. One full-time position stationed in Tomahawk, one full-time position and two seasonal positions stationed in Stony Plain. Reporting to the General Foreman, your duties include operating a variety of trucks and road maintenance equipment. You will perform labour related duties when not operating vehicles or equipment and may be required to work with minimal supervision. The ability to effectively organize equipment and materials to accomplish objectives in an efficient manner and keep accurate, detailed and legible records is required.
Rate of Pay: $33.47 per hour Hours of Work: 8 hours/day; 40 hours/week *Seasonal positions are working either six or nine months per year
These positions are covered by the International Union of Operating Engineers, Local Union No. 955 Collective Agreement.
Minimum two (2) years’ experience operating a variety of equipment including tandem trucks, motor graders, front end loaders, etc.
Valid Alberta Class 3 Operators License with Q (air) endorsement. Upon hire, a current commercial driver’s abstract must be provided.
Parkland County has a nepotism policy in effect which limits the consideration of employees’ relatives for employment. Please contact Human Resources for further information on this policy (including the definition of a relative under this policy).
We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those selected for interviews will be contacted. The personal information submitted pursuant to this advertisement is being collected under the authority of the Municipal Government Act and will be used for Parkland County employment opportunities only. The personal information that you provide may be made public, subject to the provisions of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.