Current Job Postings

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Yellowhead County
2716 – 1st Avenue, Edson, Alberta, T7E 1N9
Fax: 1-780-723-5066
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Regular Positions:    

911 Dispatcher (Full Time & Casual)

Yellowhead County Protective Services Yellowhead County, Alberta   

Under the general direction of the Emergency Dispatch Supervisor, the 911 Dispatcher is responsible for 911 Call answer services, Dispatcher Services and after hours’ communications for Enforcement Services and public works to Yellowhead County, partner Municipalities and Urban Centers.

For full-time dispatchers, the salary range is currently $51,515 to $65,210 per year. Yellowhead County offers a competitive benefit package.

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For casual dispatchers, the hourly rate is currently $22.88 to $24.90 per hour. The hours of work are casual and will vary.

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Home Support Worker

Yellowhead County Community Services Yellowhead County, Alberta  

This position is for Marlboro/Robb to Carrot Creek area.

Reporting to the FCSS Outreach Coordinator, the Home Support Worker is a casual position responsible for providing a range of homemaking tasks and practical services that support clients to live in their own home with as much independence as possible. The hourly rate for this position is $16.76 per hour. The hours of work are casual and will vary. 

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Planning / Public Engagement Officer

Yellowhead County Corporate and Planning Services Yellowhead County, Alberta

The team at the Yellowhead County Planning Department implements the land planning process to make Yellowhead County a great place to live, work and develop in. You can be part of that team through an exciting new opportunity. The newly created position of Planning / Public Engagement Officer will bring a strong focus to land use planning while incorporating public awareness and the use of technology. We are looking for fresh ideas and new approaches to help bring awareness to our residents on planning issues and opportunities.

The position will be located at the County Administration Office in Edson, Alberta and provides the unique choice of being able to live in either a rural or town setting with access to many outdoor activities. Located halfway between Edmonton and Jasper National Park, our location lets you access urban amenities or the beauty of the national park each within a 2-hour drive. 

If you possess the right education and mix of municipal planning experience, this could be a new lifestyle and great opportunity. Yellowhead County offers a competitive salary structure complete with a defined benefit pension plan and excellent benefits.

Job Summary 

This posting will remain open until the position is filled.

Paid-On-Call Firefighters

Yellowhead County Fire Department Yellowhead County, Alberta

Are you an energetic, adrenaline seeking, community-focused person who likes to be part of a team? Then being a part of the Yellowhead County Fire Department might be for you. As a Paid-On-Call Firefighter, you respond to emergency incidents within the region to provide support to other firefighters and emergency responders. Get more info and our Firefighter information package or contact the Yellowhead County Fire Department directly.  

*Defensive Driving, Standard First Aid, & CPR are required for most Yellowhead County positions. Please contact our Human Resources office for more information.

*Detailed Job Descriptions are available by contacting Human Resources.

County Offices


2716 - 1 Avenue,Edson,AB. T7E 1N9
Phone: 780-723-4800
Toll Free: 1-800-665-6030
Fax: 780-723-5066


53404 Rge Rd 92A,Wildwood,AB.
Phone: 780-325-3782
Toll Free 1-800-814-3935
Fax: 780-325-3783

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