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 temporary Flagperson positions available in both the Public Works and Engineering Services Departments for approximately four (4) months. Reporting to the Foreman and stationed in Stony Plain, you will provide traffic control/directions to motoring public traveling through work areas with some labour duties required. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are required. You will be supplied with protective equipment (coveralls, hard hat, and fluorescent reflectorized vest) which must be worn when applicable. You must supply your own CSA approved steel toe footwear, which must be in good condition and worn when applicable.
Rate of Pay: $19.71 per hour Hours of Work: This position is based on working 40 hours/week. Hours may vary significantly depending on weather and operational conditions. Extensive overtime may be required.
This position is covered by the International Union of Operating Engineers, Local Union No. 955 Collective Agreement.
Certification as a Flagperson is desirable however training will be provided.
Valid Class 5 Driver’s License. Upon hire, a current Driver’s Abstract and satisfactory driving record must be provided.
Ability to relay information in a quick & courteous manner.
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.