Job Category: TemporaryWage
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Community Pastures
Competition No: 6410000B
Agricultural Operations Position (May-Oct 2022)
  • Hourly rates starting at $22.1269 – $25.3356 depending upon experience
  • 40-hour work week (Monday through Friday) – Overtime may be required
Summary & Workplace

Buffalo Atlee Community Pasture

 

  • Enjoy a challenging and rewarding seasonal position that will have you working outside in Special Areas during the late spring and summer months.
  • Housing accommodation may be supplied.
Key Duties & Description Key Duties will include:

  • Support community pasture staff with fence installation/repair, water line installation/repair, corral and building maintenance/repair and general assistance
  • Support to irrigation staff
  • Operate machinery and power equipment used in the operation of the Agricultural Service Board, Community Pastures and Irrigation
  • Delivering the Special Areas Safety Program and all reporting requirements
  • Other related duties as required
Requirements
  • Farm/ranch experience preferred with previous fencing experience desirable
  • Strong mechanical abilities and experience operating equipment is required
  • Must be able to work independently
  • Valid Class 5 Drivers Licence
  • Physical capabilities to perform job duties – required lifting/carrying up to 50 lbs
  • Ability to communicate effectively using courtesy, tact and discretion and use good judgement
Important Considerations 
  • ­­­­­­­These are designated safety sensitive positions and mandatory pre-employment drug testing will be conducted on all newly hired employees
  • These positions will be working outside completing fieldwork in rural-remote areas, in all weather conditions
  • Overtime work may be expected as a part of this role
  • Please include a contact email address on application or resume
Additional Information
  • Brett Richards – Special Areas No. 2 Administrator – 403-854-5600

Please send an application form and/or resume quoting competition number to:

 

We thank all applicants; however, only those invited for an interview will be personally contacted.