We are looking for an individual with the great skills and traits noted below to add to our team. This individual will bring their enthusiasm for collaboration, energy and expertise in relations to the Facilities within Kneehill County, as well as their creative problem solving and overall patience. This is a full-time permanent position working 40 hours/week, you may be required to work weekends and/or evenings to accommodate the work schedule.
Welcome to Kneehill County!
Situated in the heart of central Alberta, Kneehill County is a progressive rural municipality comprised of approximately 814,653 acres of land and a population of 5001. Within the Kneehill County boundaries, are the Towns of Three Hills and Trochu, Villages of Acme, Carbon, and Linden, and 4 Hamlets (Torrington, Huxley, Swalwell, Wimborne) and other neighborhoods (Hesketh,Sunnyslope) with a total population of 11,193.
Today, agriculture remains the backbone of the local economy, complemented by a strong oil and gas industry. Wind power is now a fixture in the Kneehill County hills and skies. We are also part of the Canadian Badlands tourism group. Kneehill County borders the Tyrrell Museum in Drumheller and Rosebud Theatre in Wheatland County, which both play a large part in the tourism of the region. Camping is very popular in our area, which Kneehill County has four overnight campgrounds under its umbrella (Keivers,Braconnier Dam, Swalwell, and Torrington).
Under the direction of the Facilities Maintenance Technician, this position is responsible for performing routine building maintenance and the completing of small construction projects. Administrative tasks such as preparing facility maintenance documentation and reports are also required. The position will also be working alongside contractors on larger projects. At times, the role will support the Public Lands Coordinator in a similar fashion in the Parks Department.
What do we offer?
Competitive pay (Starting annual wage $58,959)
Group Health Benefits
Local Authority Pension Plan
Engaging and empowering work environment
Strong policies and supportive atmosphere
Open Door policy for ideas and creativity
Fun and friendly co-workers
Does this sound like you? Are you interested in getting to know us better?
Send an introductory letter, along with your resume providing at least 1 example of a problem that you solved using your creativity or ingenuity. This letter should also provide information as to how you match our list of qualifications and/or skill sets.
Attention: Jessie Kasha – HR Coordinator
RE: Facilities Assistant
Mailing Address: PO Box 400, Three Hills, Alberta, T0M 2A0