The Town of Drumheller

Crew Park Foreman

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The Town of Drumheller is one of our community's largest employers.

As a municipal operation we have our fair share of challenges ranging from the sheer geography of the Valley to the challenges that every organization faces in every municipal location in Canada.  It’s the differences that set us apart from our peer communities as we are unquestionably recognized as a major tourism destination and regional economic hub. 

We are the Dinosaur Capital of the World, there’s no doubt about it. 

Join us, ROAR with us and be a part of our great future.  

Posted On:
Closing On:
Monday, 26th November 2018
Wednesday, 26th December 2018
Category: Skilled Labor
Location: Drumheller
Education: High School
Pay Rate: $37.16
Duration: DOE

Job Description:

POSITION SUMMARY: Responsible for the maintenance of all green spaces owned or controlled by the Town of Drumheller, including parks, sports fields, cemetery grounds, boulevards, highway right of ways and rinks.  Maintains the Town’s irrigation systems.  Maintains all Town owned trees including at the tree farm.  Oversees the Town’s mosquito and weed control programs.

Preferred Skills:

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

HR Department:

224 Centre Street, Drumheller, AB T0J 0Y4

Fax: (403) 823-7739

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