Employment Opportunities

Current Job Postings

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Patricia Pape, Payroll/HR Coordinator
Yellowhead County
2716 – 1st Avenue, Edson, Alberta, T7E 1N9
Fax: 1-780-723-5066
ppape@yellowheadcounty.ab.ca|
No Phone Calls Please. 

Seasonal Job Positions:
Pamela Huxter, Payroll/HR Coordinator
Yellowhead County
Mail: 2716 – 1st Avenue, Edson, Alberta, T7E 1N9
Fax: 1-780-723-5066
Email: phuxter@yellowheadcounty.ab.ca
Phone: 780-723-4800 or 1-800-665-6030 


Operator / Lead Hand
Competition No. 17-13-I
Infrastructure Department
Edson Area 

The Equipment Operator/Lead Hand performs skilled work and supervisory duties for both summer and winter road maintenance. This work includes a variety of both equipment and labour intensive tasks. The Operator/Lead Hand is responsible for Operational Support in addition to road maintenance, including supervisory and coordination roles for construction projects; training of seasonal and summer staff; and monitoring and inspections for construction and maintenance projects.

The salary range is currently $62,039 to $78,537. Yellowhead County offers a competitive benefits package. Closing date for this competition is April 17, 2017. 

Competition will remain open until a suitable candidate is found. Submit resumes in confidence quoting competition #17-13-I. 

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Equipment Operator
Competition No. 17-11-I
Infrastructure Department
Edson Area 

The Equipment Operator/Lead Hand performskilled work and supervisory duties for both summer and winteroad maintenanceThis work includes a variety of both equipment and labour intensive tasks. The Operator/Lead Hand is responsible for Operational Support in addition to road maintenance, including supervisory and coordination roles for construction projects; training of seasonal and summer staff; and monitoring and inspections for construction and maintenance projects.

The salary range is currently $55,002to $69,631. Yellowhead County offers a competitive benefits package. Closing date for this competition is April 27, 2017. 

Only candidates to be interviewed will be contacted. Submit resumes in confidence quoting competition #17-11-I. 

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Planning Officer
Competition No. 17-16-S
Planning & Development Services
Edson Area 

Reporting to the Manager of Planning and Development Services, the Planning/Development/Subdivision Officer is responsible for development control and subdivision within Yellowhead County, ensuring that planning and development regulations are properly administered.

The salary range is currently $78,822 to $99,774. Yellowhead County offers a competitive benefits package. Closing date for this competition is May 5, 2017.  

Only candidates to be interviewed will be contacted. Submit resumes in confidence quoting competition #17-16-S. 

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Communications Coordinator
Competition No. 17-14-A
Edson, AB 

The Communications Coordinator is to provide communications expertise and support to guide Yellowhead County's Corporate Communications Program. Overall responsibilities include the development and implementation of internal and external communications strategies, including media relations,

communication product content development and production, coordination of website content and design, public relations, marketing and economic initiatives.

The salary range for this position is $64,942 to $82,206 per year. Yellowhead County offers a competitive benefits package. Closing date for this competition is May 5, 2017.

Submit resumes in confidence quoting competition #17-14-A. 

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Youth Services Coordinator
Term Position up to One Year
Competition No. 17-12-R
Community Services Department
Wildwood, AB 

The Youth Services Coordinator will plan, deliver and evaluate Family and Community Support Services programs for children and youth in Yellowhead County. Overall, the Youth Services Coordinator will ensure safe, quality preventative and educational programming directed towards children and youth.

The salary range is currently $59,135 to $74,869. Yellowhead County offers a competitive benefits package. Closing date for this competition is 4:30 p.m. on Friday, June 9, 2017. 

Submit resumes in confidence quoting competition #17-12-R

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Home Support Worker

Competition No. 17-15-R
Community Services Department
Edson (Area), AB 

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.  This position is needed in the area surrounding Edson.

The hourly rate for this position is $16.55 - $18.02 per hour.  The hours of work are casual and will vary. 

Submit resumes in confidence no later than 4:30 p.m., Friday April 28, 2017 quoting competition #17-15-C to: Pamela Huxter, Payroll/HR Coordinator

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Please check back for future employment positions with Yellowhead County.


Paid On-Call Firefighters - Yellowhead County Fire Department

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. 

Please 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.

Vegetation Management Technician (Herbicide Applicator) (2 Positions Available)

Will be responsible for the application of pesticides on County owned lands.  The position will run
from approximately April 30, 2012 to August 31, 2012 with the possibility of an extension.

Deadline: March 9, 2012
Skills & Education Requirements

County Offices

EDSON OFFICE (MAIN)

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

WILDWOOD OFFICE

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

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