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Operator 1 - Public Works


Job Type:


Full Time, In Person

About the Company

Town of Olds

About the Role

The Town of Olds strives for a culture of being dedicated, helpful, and knowledgeable. The Town invites applications for a full time Operator I – Public Works position focusing on the maintenance of the 111 km of roads, 90 km of sidewalks, 18 km of paved trails and 2 km of unpaved trails within the town. This position will be part of our Operations team who work to maintain and improve the municipal infrastructure, and to provide a quality lifestyle for the residents of Olds.


This is an entry level position that involves manual labour focused on maintaining the hard surface infrastructure of our community (roadways, sidewalks, and pathways). Some equipment operating is part of the position, including skid steers, front end loaders, street sweepers, and snowplows. Manual labour duties such as pothole patching and line painting are required. This position will also assist other departments within the town.


Qualifications: Completion of Grade 12 or equivalent. A valid Class 5 Alberta driver’s license is also required. Preference may be given to candidates with a valid Class 3 license with air endorsement. Experience in construction, municipal operations, and familiarity with equipment such as those named above are assets.


A detailed job description can be found on the Town of Olds website at


The wage range for this position is $28.56 - $32.32. The annual salary is based on a 40-hour work week. This position includes health benefits and participation in the Local Authorities Pension Plan (LAPP). Interested parties are invited to send a cover letter and resume outlining their qualifications by June 24, 2024, at 8:30 am to:


Human Resources

Town of Olds

4512 46 Street

Olds AB T4H 1R5 Fax 403.556.6537



The Town of Olds thanks all applicants, but only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.


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