Seasonal Labourer(s) (CLOSED)

Seasonal Labourer(s)

Competition #1705 | Closes February 24, 2017

The Municipal District of Lesser Slave River is currently seeking a Seasonal Labourer(s) (May to September) who would be responsible for the maintenance around the Municipal District.

Closing: This position has now closed.

Seasonal Weed Inspector (CLOSED)

Weed Inspector

Competition #1704 | Closes February 24, 2017

The Municipal District of Lesser Slave River requires a Weed Inspector for the period of May to September. The position is based out of the Flatbush sub-office, Monday to Friday with a 40 hour work week.

Closing: This position has now closed.

Current Opportunities

Employment Opportunities

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Submit your Qualifications to the MD

Everyone at the MD – from front desk to the field – works beyond the boundaries of a mere job description. They contribute their collective insight and expertise to a culture of respect and empowerment, and they reap the rewards of an organization that's focused on customer service. If you can see yourself in our mission, vision and values, and if you'd like to leverage your time and talent into an amazing career, we'd love to hear from you.

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Life, Work and Leisure in Lesser Slave River

Outdoor enthusiasts find world class activities in the Slave Lake Region: fishing, hunting, boating, swimming, kayaking, canoeing, hiking, golfing, motocross, snowmobiling, ATV-ing, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, and more! Sports such as hockey, soccer, curling, baseball, cricket, swimming and tennis are enjoyed by all in the area. Visit the Municipal History section to learn more about our region's rich heritage.
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Landscape Technicians

Landscape Technicians (CLOSED)

Competition #1702 | Closes February 24, 2017

The Municipal District of Lesser Slave River is seeking nine employees as Landscape Technicians for employment from May to August 2017. The position is based out of the Slave Lake shop, Monday to Friday with a 40 hour work week.

Closing: This position has now closed.

Status of Job Postings

 

POSITION

COMPETITION #

 

STATUS

     
  Community Peace Officer 1819   Interviews are currently being conducted.
  Shop/Fleet Mechanic 1818   This position has not been filled.
  Agricultural Fieldman 1817   This position has been filled.
  Receptionist/Office Administrative Assistant 1816   Interviews are currently being conducted.
  Seasonal Employment: Landfill Labourer 1815   This position has been filled.
  Yard/Scale Attendant 1814   This position has been filled.
  Shop/Fleet Mechanic 1813   This position will be re-advertised at a later date.
  Transportation Lead Hand 1812   This position has been filled.
  Seasonal Equipment Operator 1811   This position has been filled.
  Seasonal Facilities Maintenance Worker 1810   This position has been filled.
  Water/Wastewater Operator Level 2 1809   This position has been filled.
  Community Peace Officer Level 1 1808   This position has been re-advertised as 1819.
  IT Support Technician 1807   This position has been filled.
  Transportation Lead Hand 1806   This position has been filled.
  Seasonal Facilities Maintenance Worker 1805   This position has been re-advertised as 1810.
  Seasonal Office Assistant 1804   This position has been filled.
  Seasonal Landscape Technicians 1803   These positions have been filled.
  Weed Inspector 1802   These positions have been filled.
  Operations Administrative Assistant 1801   This position has been filled.
  Yard Scale Attendant – 1-year term 1718   This position has been filled.
  Transfer Station Operator – Flatbush 1717   This position has been filled.
  Civil Engineering Technologist 1715   This position has been filled.
  Water/Wastewater Operator Level 1 1714   This position has been filled.
  Yard/Scale Attendant 1713   This position has been filled.
  Project Manager 1712   This position has been reclassified and posted as 1715.
  Landfill Supervisor 1711   This position has been filled.
  FireSmart Coordinator 1710   This position has been filled.
  Tri Council Economic Development Assistant 1709   This position has been filled.
  Water/Wastewater Operator Level 1 1708   This position has been filled.
  Seasonal Office Assistant 1707   This position has been filled.
  Landfill Supervisor – Term 1706   This position has been filled.
  Seasonal Labourer 1705   These positions have been filled.
  Weed Inspector 1704   These positions have been filled.
  Seasonal Landscape Technicians 1702   These positions have been filled.

 

 


Life, Work and Leisure in Lesser Slave River



Outdoor enthusiasts find world class activities in the Slave Lake Region: fishing, hunting, boating, swimming, kayaking, canoeing, hiking, golfing, motocross, snowmobiling, ATV-ing, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, and more! Sports such as hockey, soccer, curling, baseball, cricket, swimming and tennis are enjoyed by all in the area. Visit the Municipal History section to learn more about our region's rich heritage.
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Employment Opportunities

Cultivate your career with the MD.

Situated within the stunning boreal forest region of north-central Alberta, the MD of Lesser Slave River is just a 2.5-hour drive north of Edmonton. This 10,000 square kilometer municipal district is a vast northern paradise full of lakes, wilderness, beachfront, and an abundance of outdoor adventure. From fun-filled sandcastle competitions, gorgeous golf courses and big sport fishing tournaments in the warmer months to skiing, snowmobiling, and ice fishing when the snow flies, our four seasons of fun are sure to keep all who venture here active year round.

The MD of Lesser Slave River offers a variety of employment opportunities to help you make a difference in your community and grow professionally. The MD employs over 75 full-time, part-time, seasonal, casual, and contract staff that serve a population of more than three thousand residents. Explore the opportunities within this section to apply for a job with the MD and take your career to the next level. Don't see a position that applies to you? Feel free to submit a confidential employment application.

Current Opportunities

Status of Job Postings

Employment FAQ


A Progressive Workplace Where Opportunity Abounds

At the MD, we truly value and respect our employees for the diversity of skill, experience and knowledge they bring to the organization. To cultivate a corporate culture that attracts and retains great people, we provide a work environment that acknowledges and rewards participation, teamwork, and commitment to excellent customer service. We've worked hard to develop a healthy and flexible workplace that encourages employees to think strategically, work collaboratively and champion new ideas.

Lesser Slave River offers competitive wages and benefits, family-friendly policies, and an environment of respect. We strive to offer a progressive workplace with opportunities to grow and develop staff through ongoing training and development while also supporting work-life balance for employees and their families. 

Listed below are just a few highlights of the MD's enviable corporate culture, great benefits and generous work/life balance.

Comprehensive Benefits Package

  • Prescription drug coverage
  • Extended health coverage
  • Dental/orthodontic care
  • Vision care
  • Short-term and long-term disability
  • Life insurance & dependent life insurance
  • Accidental death and dismemberment
  • Critical illness
  • Employee and family assistance program
  • Joint employee and employer contributions to the Local Authorities Pension Plan

An Exceptional Corporate Culture

  • Social Committee, run by volunteer employees, organize several events each year including the Spring Kickoff, Christmas Party, Kids Christmas Party, barbeques, golfing
  • Acknowledgement of dedicated employees with Annual Service Awards at 5, 10, 15, 20, 25 years
  • Retirement celebrations
  • Health & Safety Program

Lifelong Learning

  • Online webinars and inhouse seminars
  • Health, safety, wellness training
  • Job specific training
  • Course reimbursement
  • Support for professional association fees

Location, Location, Location

  • Unparalleled beauty of living in Alberta's boreal forest region
  • The regional housing market has recently softened
  • Preferential income tax treatment (we're only a few hours away from Edmonton, but receive the Northern Living Allowance)
  • The main administrative office is in Slave Lake - minutes from amenities, schools, hospital, recreation, box stores and more
  • A caring, close-knit comumunity

Life, Work and Leisure in Lesser Slave River

Outdoor enthusiasts find world class activities in the Slave Lake Region: fishing, hunting, boating, swimming, kayaking, canoeing, hiking, golfing, motocross, snowmobiling, ATV-ing, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, and more! Sports such as hockey, soccer, curling, baseball, cricket, swimming and tennis are enjoyed by all in the area. Visit the Municipal History section to learn more about our region's rich heritage.
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Employment FAQ

Please visit our Current Opportunities section to browse our available positions. If you see an opportunity that matches your experience, we encourage you to fill out an online application.

Experience will depend on the level and nature of the role in which you’re interested. Sometimes a good work ethic is all that's required. If specific education, experience, licences or tickets are required, this will usually be stated in the job description.

Absolutely. You can apply to a specific opportunity that you feel matches your experience, or you can submit your resume on spec to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. You can also use our online Submission Form to let us know you're interested in working for the MD. Any of these methods will allow you to make an introduction to the MD.

Check back to our Status of Job Postings section frequently, where we show a list of all recent employment opportunities and where they are in the cycle.

Due to the volume of applicants, we discourage direct calls or emails to the MD. The most effective ways to indicate your interest in working for the MD are to submit your resume on spec to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or use our online Submission Form. Either of these methods will allow you to make an introduction to the MD.

Your application profile and associated documents are archived in a secure, confidential database. Your profile will be kept on file until it is removed by our Human Resources team.

Yes. Please apply to each position of interest that matches your experience and the requirements as specified by the position. Your application will be considered against each job for which you apply.

Due to the volume of applications we receive at the MD, we're unable to respond to all applicants. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Our Human Resources team reviews all applications as they are received. Candidates who meet the requirements of the position(s) being advertised will be contacted via telephone or email to arrange an interview.


Life, Work and Leisure in Lesser Slave River

Anyone’s first stop in Lesser Slave River should be the Visitors Information Centre, located on Highway 2 just five km east of Slave Lake. A multitude of information about every recreational activity imaginable can be found here, and local staff are eager to help plan a fantastic stay or a day out in the Region. Visit the Municipal History section to learn more about our region's rich heritage.
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MD of Lesser Slave River

Just a few hours due north of Edmonton, Lesser Slave River is a truly unique place to live, work and play. From breathtaking expanses of boreal forest and unspoiled natural wonders to a thriving economy and genuine work/life balance, opportunities abound. Here you'll discover a place of rugged beauty. A place of real people. A place you'll never want to leave.

General Contact Info

 info (@) mdlsr.ca
 780.849.4888
 1.866.449.4888
 780.849.4939

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