EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Minimum Grade 12 or GED. Preference given to those with: Completion of Apprentice Arborist certification program or equivalent. Post secondary program in groundskeeper, park management, agriculture or related program. Must have or be able to obtain a Biting Fly license from the province of Alberta. Supervisory courses from the Canadian Public Works Association or Alberta Recreation Facility Personnel Association or equivalent courses. Three (3) years related experience in park management, preferably in a municipal environment and at a supervisory level.
Must be physically fit with the ability to withstand normal working conditions. Performs all duties with a minimum of supervision and works effectively with variable work loads. Strong verbal and written communication skills. Hands-on application and use of computer systems and applications, including Microsoft Office applications. Able to use light hand tools. Valid Class 3 Driver’s License with Air Brake endorsement. May be required to take training related to the duties of this position.
Hours per Week: 40 hours – Monday to Friday. Will be required to assume On-call duties on a rotational basis
Pay Scale: $37.16 per hour
Benefits: As per the Town’s HR policy and CUPE 135 Collective Bargaining Agreement.
A full description of the position Crew Park Foreman is available upon request.
Deadline for Applications: Closing date for this position is 4:30 p.m. December 8, 2018
Resumes may be submitted to
224 Centre Street, Drumheller, AB T0J 0Y4
Fax: (403) 823-7739