Career Opportunities

Cultivate your career with the MD.

Lesser Slave River offers a variety of employment opportunities to help you make a difference in your community and grow professionally. From permanent roles to seasonal positions, there are a number of different ways to ply your trade at the municipality while furthering your career path and working with a diverse and dedicated group of colleagues. We offer competitive wages and benefits, true work/life balance, family-friendly policies, and an environment of respect.

As a service-oriented employer, the MD seeks individuals with a solid work ethic and a genuine passion for customer service. 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.


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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Career Opportunities

Closes January 5, 2018

The Lesser Slave Lake Regional Waste Management Services Commission is currently seeking a full- time Yard/Scale Attendant for a 1-year term (with possibility for extension). The position is based out of the Regional Landfill in Wagner. This position is responsible for the scale operation and yard maintenance of the facility on a daily basis and reports to the Landfill Supervisor.

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for controlling the traffic entering or exiting the facility
  • Operate the scale software and print off tickets and reports
  • Ensuring the facility operates in accordance with the Approval from Alberta Environment and is in compliance with the operations plan and all applicable legislation
  • Direct site users to appropriate disposal or storage locations
  • Daily site inspections, monitor compaction rates, litter control methods
  • Performs duties and operates all equipment used in maintenance of roads, recycle areas, landfill, class II area, or any other facility under the organization’s responsibility
  • Perform manual labour as necessary
  • Undertake all preventative maintenance, repairs, and operation of all equipment
  • Other duties as required

Qualifications:

  • Valid Class 5 Alberta Driver’s License
  • Grade 12 high school diploma
  • SWANA Certification required
  • Physically fit
  • Willingness to work in all types of weather and outdoor conditions
  • Heavy equipment experience
  • Demonstrate good interpersonal skills with co-workers and the public
  • Possess own form of transportation

Wage:

Dependent on education and experience. Based on a 32-hour work week.

Interested parties are invited to submit an electronic copy of their resume in confidence to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  no later than 4:00 pm on January 5, 2018 or by mail to the address indicated below:

Municipal District f Lesser Slave River #124

Box 722

Slave Lake, AB T0G 2A0

Thank you in advance for your interest; we regret that we can only respond to candidates chosen for interview.

Closing: 4:00pm on January 5, 2018.


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.
Legendary Lesser Slave River

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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