Athabasca County is currently accepting applications for the permanent position of Parks Foreman.
Key Responsibilities Include:
Reporting to the Director of Infrastructure Services, the Parks Foreman is responsible for ensuring County parks, campgrounds and facilities are operated and maintained to a high standard while adhering to Athabasca County’s safety program and policies.
The preferred candidate will possess the following qualifications:
Five (5) years of progressive experience with three (3) years of supervisory experience
in managing multiple recreational lands, County facilities, equipment and staff at the
Experience in facility, campsite, and trails management as well as horticulture,
arboriculture, turf management and landscaping.
Proven successful writing ability for grant writing and environmental permitting.
Excellent leadership, report-writing, communication, presentation, problem solving,
financial/budgeting capability, administrative and organizational skills.
Proven ability to plan, schedule and review work of others in a manner conducive to
proficient performance and high morale.
Politically astute, committed to customer service excellence, with a firm knowledge of
The salary range for this position is $75,225 - $88,001. Athabasca County offers an attractive benefit package and contributes to the Local Authorities Pension Plan.