Facilities Operator I (Recreation) Community Services Fulltime- 1 Year Term (Potential Permanent after term commences) Internal/External Comp # MS-22-30 $23.13-$28.45 hourly
Are you an individual that values health and safety that wants to gain experience in arena, pool, and recreation operations? Do you enjoy working in a variety of settings, with equipment and being physically active throughout the day? If so, we’d like to introduce you to our Term Facilities Operator l opening!
Reporting to the Team Leader, the Recreation Facilities Operator I is responsible for performing a variety of daily tasks maintaining and upkeeping the maintenance of City and community recreation buildings and facilities including indoor pools, pool operations, sports arenas, sports fields, and grounds. Some landscaping, snow removal, repairs, and operations of small equipment according to safety practices and standards will be required.
You are the ideal candidate if…
You value a safe environment and will practice and enforce all health and safety policies and procedures.
You are mechanically inclined and enjoy the physical aspects of work.
You love variety and working in a fast-paced environment.
You have excellent customer service skills.
You have high standards for your work.
You are strongly motivated to learn, eager to meet (or exceed) basic requirements, have good tolerance to stress/pressure.
You love to engage and work with a team.
You enjoy working outdoors in all weather.
Key Responsibilities Include:
Provide excellent customer service
Perform daily building and equipment maintenance and small repairs for community center building, aquatic center, sports fields, parking lots and driveways
Operate tractors, grass cutting equipment, ice-surfaces, small loaders, skid-steer, and other machinery
Perform other ground maintenance and snow clearing
Operate City vehicles.
Lift up to 50lbs, work at varied heights from ladders, scaffolding boom trucks and load and unload vehicles.
Complete daily or weekly maintenance logs or reports and attend team meetings
Knowledge and compliance of Alberta OHS and the City of Wetaskiwin safety programs
This position requires shift work including evening and weekends
This position must be on the on-call rotation and respond to work within 30 minutes of call-out
Education and Minimum Qualifications
High School Diploma
Experience in building maintenance an asset with preference given to candidates who have any of the following certificates: Arena Operator Level 1; Building Maintenance Level 1; Pool Operator Level 1; and Alberta health Services Pool Operator Level 1.
Experience with operating small equipment and machinery.
Safety tickets such as, First Aid, WHIMIS confined space an asset
Conditions of Employment
Physically capable of lifting and moving objects up to fifty (50) pounds, work at varied heights and move small equipment throughout City facilities. Must be able to stand and move on feet for most of the day.
Must have a valid Alberta driver’s license and provide a police record check including vulnerable sector check.
Must be available to work shift work including evening and weekends.
Must be able to participate in the on-call rotation and arrive to the call out location within 30 minutes (City of Wetaskiwin Manluk Centre, Drill Hall, Ice Area, etc.)
The City of Wetaskiwin is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and encourage applications from all qualified individuals.
The personal information submitted pursuant to this advertisement will be utilized for this Employment Opportunity only and is subject to compliance with the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. Applicants are thanked in advance for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.