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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. 


Please check back for future employment positions with Yellowhead County. All Requests-For-Proposals and Tenders can be found on the RFP/Tenders page.


Dispatch/Health and Safety Supervisor - Yellowhead County Protective Services

Under the direction of the Director of Protective Services, Reporting the to the Deputy Fire Chief of Communications/HR/Safety, the Dispatch Supervisor assists with the general direction, work coordination, on-call rotation and supervision of the dispatch center staff. The Dispatch Supervisor will develop, recommend and maintain policies and procedures in accordance with Yellowhead Regional Emergency Communication Center’s mission statement.

Additionally, the Dispatch Supervisor is responsible for the development, delivery and maintenance of the Yellowhead Regional Emergency Communications Center’s training and Quality Assurance programs, and will provide call answer, dispatch and other communication support services in the dispatch center as needed.

The salary range is currently $59,886 to $75,820 per year. Yellowhead County offers a competitive benefit package. For a full position description please click here

Please quote competition number 18-03-DHSS in your application. Closing date: 4:30 PM, January 19, 2018.


Community Peace Officer Level 1 - Yellowhead County Protective Services

Reporting to the Peace Officer Sergeant, the Community Peace Officer is responsible for enforcement of all applicable Yellowhead County Bylaws, including unsightly premises, land use enforcement, and animal control. The incumbent is also responsible for enforcing applicable Provincial Statutes for which the officer is appointed. The salary range is currently $72,440 to $91,709 per year. Yellowhead County offers a competitive benefit package. For a full position description please click here

Please quote competition number 18-02-PO in your application. Closing date: 4:30 PM, January 26, 2018.


Systems Technician/Coordinator - Yellowhead County Protective Services 

Reporting to the Director of Protective Services, the Systems Technician/Coordinator maintains the County radio communication/dispatch systems, network systems, telephone internal/cell systems, for both hardware and software. The salary range is currently $59,886 to $75,820 per year. Yellowhead County offers a competitive benefit package. For a full position description please click here

Please quote competition number 18-01-IT in your application. Closing date: 4:30 PM, January 12, 2018.


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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