Careers

Are you interested in making Innisfail your career destination?

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Career Opportunities

Parks Operator

We are seeking a highly motivated individual for the position of Parks Operator with the Community Services Department – Recreation & Parks Division. This is a hands-on position, whose primary responsibilities will include, but not be limited to, the maintenance of vegetation and trees, pest control within all Town owned green spaces and parks/playgrounds, ornamental gardens and seasonal displays. Position may be required to assist in implementation of assigned parks projects, work collaboratively with respective facility supervisors, and supervise assigned custodial staff.

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of five to seven years’ experience in municipal setting with an emphasis on parks operations and maintenance. A good working knowledge and understanding of best practices in parks horticulture, along with previous experience in tree pruning and pesticide/herbicide application are required. A valid Pesticide Applicator License and certification in bucket truck operations and fall arrest are also required. Graduation from a technical college with certification in horticulture would be beneficial but not necessary. Superior organizational and time management skills coupled with effective problem solving and decision making abilities are also required.

The Town offers a generous benefits package and a competitive salary range, negotiable and commensurate with experience.

Qualified candidates are encouraged to submit their resumes in confidence, along with salary expectations, by 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, August 10, 2016 to:          

Town of Innisfail
Attn: Director of Community Services
4943 – 53 Street
Innisfail, Alberta    T4G 1A1
Phone: 403-227-3376
Please click here for a detailed job description.

Municipal Planning Commission

Community Members Needed!

Do you have an interest in planning and development and how your community will look in the future? If so, you might consider joining the Town Innisfail's Municipal Planning Commission (MPC). Consisting of three members of Town Council, and two members of the community, MPC considers all development permit applications for discretionary uses and any other development applications referred to it by the Development Officer.  The MPC meets as required, typically on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of month, at 3:00 p.m. 

Applicants must reside in the Town of Innisfail.

Application forms are available on the Town’s website www.innisfail.ca  Please submit a letter of interest detailing reasons for interest on the board and what qualities you bring to the position.  Experience and contributions in the community as well as an understanding of the delivery of municipal planning will be considered. 

For more information contact:
Town of Innisfail
4943 – 53 Street
Innisfail, AB  T4G 1A1

Phone:  403.227.3376
Email:  townhall@innisfail.ca

Part-Time Junior Life Guard

The Town of Innisfail invites applications for the part-time position of Jr. Lifeguard. As a member of the leadership team, this position is responsible for lifeguarding, instruction, and general operations of the Aquatic Centre.

The successful candidate will have the following certifications are required:

        • Current Standard First and Aid and CPR C
        • National Lifeguarding Service (NL) Award
        • Red Cross Water Safety Instructor (WSI)

The job description for this position is available upon request. The Town of Innisfail offers a competitive salary range starting at $16.21 per hour. The successful candidate must be will in to work daytime, evening and weekend shifts when required.

Forward Cover Letter and Resume to:

Town of Innisfail
Attention: Dawn Murray, Aquatics Supervisor
4943 – 53 Street
Innisfail, Alberta T4G 1A1
Phone: 403-227-2924
Fax: 403-227-4045
Email: dawn.murray@innisfail.ca

Summer Employment Opportunities

There are no Summer Employment Opportunities at this time. Please check back later.

FCSS Advisory Board - Volunteer Opportunity

Do you have an interest in preventative social services which enhance the quality of life for Innisfail residents? If so, you might consider joining the FCSS (Family Community Support Services) Advisory Board.  Consisting of one member of Town Council, and five citizens-at-large, the FCSS Advisory Board meets four times per year.

Duties and responsibilities of the Board are as follows:

  1. Submit annually to Council for approval a program plan and budget for Provincial FCSS Grant monies and municipal contributions and administer the applications as approved.
  2. Advise and make recommendations to Council on the allocation of grants and funds in accordance with the Alberta Provincial FCSS Act and Regulation to eligible non-profit organizations providing preventative social programs and services.
  3. Promote a co-operative spirit throughout the Town to encourage the sharing of all available resources towards the provision of preventative social services opportunities for everyone in the Town.
  4. Monitor and review operating policies and procedures and make recommendations to Council regarding the creation and implementation of bylaws, policies and procedures relating to preventative social services matters.
  5. Advise and make recommendations to Council regarding the completion of a Community Social Needs Assessment outlining development of FCSS programs and resources.
  6. Work together with Council annually to set priorities for services and projects that fall within the mandate of FCSS.
  7. Support Council and/or designate in preparing an Annual Report to Council for the preceding year based upon the Financial Statement for the year.

Applicants must reside in the Town of Innisfail.

Please submit a letter of interest detailing reasons for interest on the board and what qualities you bring to the position.  Experience and contributions in the community as well as an understanding of the delivery of preventative social services will be considered.

Deadline for applications is Friday, October 14, 2016.

For more information contact:

Karen Bradbury
Community & Social Development Coordinator
Town of Innisfail
4943 – 53 Street
Innisfail, AB  T4G 1A1
                                                           
Phone:  403.227.3376

Nomination Committee Members - Volunteer Opportunity

Committee Opportunity

The purpose of the Awards Nomination & Selection Committee, reporting to the Community Awards Committee, is to direct the submission, collection and selection of the awards nominations.  The sub-committee members will be responsible to inspire community organizations/individuals to submit nominations, ensure nominations are collected, and select three finalists in each of the nine (9) categories. The sub-committee members will also assist the Community Awards Committee in selecting the final award recipients. The annual Awards Gala, held this year on Friday, Oct 16 at the Innisfail Legion, is the event where these high achievers are honored and presented with an award.

Qualifications

The sub-committee will consist of five to seven members-at-large who should be outgoing, well connection in the community, and ideally come from multi-sectors of the community that relate to the following awards categories:

Duties

  • Approach and encourage local individuals and/or community groups to submit nominations.
  • Collect and review all nominations.
  • Gather additional information as required by the nomination process, i.e. bios, pictures, etc.
  • Select the top three (3) contenders in each category.
  • Assist the Community Awards Committee in selecting the final award recipient from each category.
  • Participate in post-event debriefing and evaluation process.

If this opportunity is of interest to you please contact:

Karen Bradbury
Community & Social Development Coordinator
Town of Innisfail
4943 53 Street
Innisfail, AB   T4G 1A1
karen.bradbury@innisfail.ca

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