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Career Opportunities

Heavy Equipment Mechanic (Apprentice)

The Town of Innisfail is seeking an energetic and reliable individual for the position of Heavy Equipment Mechanic - Apprentice. This is a full-time, term specific opportunity within the Public Works department.


  • Maintain records
  • Operate various equipment and tools
  • Follow established preventative maintenance schedules and conduct required work  
  • Test repaired equipment for proper performance and to ensure that the work done meets  manufacturers' specifications and legislated regulations
  • Interpret work orders and technical manuals 


  • Valid Class 5 Drivers license 
  • Grade 12 diploma, or equivalent 
  • Basic knowledge of preventative maintenance and operation of motorized vehicles
  • Possess an interest in mechanics, and be mechanically inclined
  • Must possess basic analytical and problem solving skills
  • Demonstrates a dedication to the position, the community and sound work ethics
  • A willingness and ability to participate in the Alberta Apprenticeship Program

Hours of Work: Hours of work are generally 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday, with the potential need for call-outs or overtime periodically

Hourly Wage: $22.46 per hour.

Applications: Individuals interested in this position are invited to submit a cover letter and resume in confidence by 4:30 pm on Thursday, July 6, 2017 to:  

Town of Innisfail
Attention: Dan Gervais, Public Works Superintendent
4943 – 53 Street, Innisfail, Alberta, T4G 1A1

We thank all applicants for their interest; however only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Community Peace Officer

The Town of Innisfail is currently accepting applications for a full-time Community Peace Officer. Reporting to the Manager of Fire and Protective Services, you will assist in investigation and enforcement of various provincial statutes plus regulatory municipal bylaws of the Town of Innisfail. The position requires the ability to work directly with the RCMP, all town departments, community groups and citizens.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Strong organization and time management;
  • Possess strong working knowledge of computers and current software application;
  • Excellent interpersonal, oral and written skills;
  • Ability to work independent as well as a team;
  • Enforcement of animal control bylaws.

Required Qualifications:

  • Diploma/certificate in a law enforcement related field and/or minimum of 3 years related experience;
  • Meets Community Peace Officer Level 1 appointment requirements.  These requirements are online and can be found under Section 5 of the Alberta Peace Officer Regulation AR312/2006;
  • Must be able to obtain (and retain) a RCMP issued Enhanced Reliability Security Clearance;
  • Knowledge of municipal bylaws and provincials acts and legislation;
  • A valid Class 5 Alberta Driver’s license;
  • Standard First Aid/CPR;
  • Excellent communication, teamwork, problem solving and conflict resolution skills are essential.

NOTE:  Preference will be given to those applicants who have experience working with various Alberta Provincial Statutes, Municipal Bylaws and other job specific training and experience such as radar/laser.

If you are looking for a challenging opportunity please submit your cover letter and resume by 12:00 pm on Friday, June 23, 2017 to:

Gary Leith
Manager of Fire and Protective Services
Phone:  403-227-5800
Fax:  403-227-1807

Head Lifeguard

The Town of Innisfail invites applications for the position of a Full Time Head Lifeguard.  As a member of the leadership team, this position is responsible for lifeguarding, instruction, shift supervision and general operations of the aquatic centre.    

The candidate must have a minimum of two years experience in an aquatics facility and the following certifications are required:

  • National Lifeguarding Service (NLS) Award
  • Red Cross Water Safety Instructor 
  • Standard First Aid
  • CPR-C

Preference will be given to applicants with any of the following:

  • Pool Operators Level 1 and 2
  • National Lifeguard Service Award Instructor
  • Water Safety Instructor Trainer
  • Lifesaving Instructor and Instructor Trainer

This is a full time position, alternating full day and evening shifts base on season; the successful candidate must be able to work early morning, days, evenings and weekends. A complete job description is available upon request. The hourly rate of pay starts at  $21.17 along with a comprehensive benefit package.  The job description and duties can be emailed upon request.

This posting will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.  

Forward Cover Letter and Resume to:

Attention:  Dawn Murray 

Aquatic Supervisor 4943 – 53 Street Innisfail, Alberta  T4G 1A1 Phone: 403-227-2924 ext 3 Fax: 403-227-3571 Email:

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