Open Positions

Mackenzie County is currently accepting applications for the following position(s):

Mackenzie County is currently inviting applications for an Administrative Assistant position. The primary location for this position will be in Fort Vermilion, however, the individual may be required to work in other areas of the municipality as per operational requirements. This is a full-time unionized position with a 40 hour work week (8 hours per day) Monday to Friday.

Reporting to the Director of Finance, the successful applicant will be responsible for:

  • Scheduling and administrative support to the Director of Finance;
  • Assist with the preparation and distribution of agenda packages;
  • Maintain correspondence, lists and other documents relating to the Finance Department;
  • MasterCard reconciliations and invoice coding;
  • Assist with Finance Department advertising;
  • Filing documents in accordance with the Records Management Policy;
  • Provide support and assistance to the Taxation department, Utilities department, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable;
  • Grant writing and research;
  • Draft letters and agreements;
  • Time management skills;
  • Transcribe minutes;
  • Other duties as required.

Requirements for this position are:

  • 2-3 years related experience in an administrative position;
  • Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office Programs;
  • Attention to detail, accuracy and professionalism;
  • Knowledge of office administration procedures;
  • Effective interpersonal and organization skills;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision;
  • A valid class 5 driver’s license;
  • Evidence of successfully passing a police Criminal Record Check;

Salary Range: $48,152 – $63,898 per annum.

Mackenzie County offers a Comprehensive Benefit Package.

Location: Fort Vermilion, other areas of the municipality as per operational requirements.

Closing Date: Competition will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.

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Mackenzie County is currently inviting applications for a General Maintenance Laborer seasonal position. The primary location for this position will be in Fort Vermilion, however the individual may be required to work in other areas of the municipality as per operational requirements. This is a seasonal position with a 40 hour work week (8 hours per day) Monday to Friday.

Reporting to the Director of Utilities, the successful applicant will be responsible for:

  • Manual labour;
  • Assist with maintenance & operation of water & sewer facilities;
  • Manhole, hydrant and valve maintenance;
  • Perform connections & disconnections to water services;
  • Equipment maintenance and repairs;
  • Investigate, read & repair water meters on a monthly basis;
  • Other duties as required.

Requirements for this position are:

  • Valid Class 5 drivers’ license; Class 1 or 3 an asset;
  • Moderate physical strength and stamina;

  • Adequate verbal and written communication skills;
  • Evidence of successfully passing a police Criminal Record Check.

Wage range: $20.66/hour – $23.11/hour

Mackenzie County offers a Comprehensive Benefit Package.

Location: Fort Vermilion, other areas of the municipality as per operational requirements.

Closing Date: Competition will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.

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Mackenzie County is currently inviting applications for a Casual General Maintenance Laborer – Custodian position. The primary location for this position will be in La Crete. This is a unionized position and the hours of work are on an as needed basis.

Reporting to the Project Coordinator, the successful applicant will be responsible for:

  • Providing janitorial services at the buildings that are directly or indirectly administrated by Mackenzie County.
  • Ensuring a high standard and consistent level of cleanliness throughout the facilities;
  • Cleaning of washrooms, offices, meeting rooms & lunch rooms;
  • Waste removal;
  • Floor care (including vacuuming, wet mopping, etc.);
  • Window cleaning;
  • Bi-annual seasonal cleaning;
  • Reporting damage and major repairs;
  • Comply with security regulations such as ensuring all doors & windows are secured;
  • Other duties as required.

Requirements for this position are:

  • Previous custodial experience;
  • Good verbal communication skills;
  • Ability to work under minimal supervision within a team environment;
  • Valid Class 5 Driver’s License;
  • Evidence of successfully passing a police Criminal Record Check;

Salary Range: $23.15/hr. – $30.72/hr.

As per the Collective Agreement, vacation pay will be calculated based on six percent (6%) of your earnings.

Location: La Crete, other areas of the municipality as per operational requirements.

Closing Date: Competition will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.

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Mackenzie County is currently inviting applications for a General Maintenance Laborer – Shop Hand. This position will be based in La Crete, however, the individual may be required to work in other areas of the municipality as per operational requirements. This is a full-time unionized position with a 40 hour work week (8 hours per day) Monday to Friday.

Reporting to the Fleet Maintenance Manager, the successful applicant will be responsible for:

  • Assisting with regular maintenance & repair of Mackenzie County vehicles & equipment;
  • Assist with on-site road service as required;
  • Ensure inventory is documented and stocked at all times;
  • Responsible for the cleanliness and organization of shop, shop tools & equipment;
  • Create work orders and record all repairs in log book;
  • Assist with the pick-up & delivery of parts & supplies;
  • Communicate with the public in a professional manner;
  • Other duties as required.

Requirements for this position are:

  • Completion of Grade 12 Diploma;
  • Minimum of one year related experience;
  • Welding skills considered an asset;
  • Mechanical knowledge of heavy equipment, vehicles & small equipment considered an asset;
  • Ability to work under minimal supervision;
  • Good verbal & written communication skills;
  • Good interpersonal & organizational skills;
  • A valid class 5 driver’s license;
  • Evidence of successfully passing a police Criminal Record Check;

Salary Range: $23.15/hr. – $30.72/hr.

Mackenzie County offers a comprehensive benefit package

Location: La Crete, other areas of the municipality as per operational requirements.

Closing Date: Competition will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.

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Mackenzie County is currently inviting applications for a Payroll Clerk position. The location for this position will be in Fort Vermilion. This is a full-time unionized position with a 40 hour work week (8 hours per day) Monday to Friday.

Reporting to the Director of Finance, the successful applicant will be responsible for:

  • Accurately inputting payroll data on a complete and timely basis to meet company deadlines;
  • Analyzing and resolving payroll problems and correct errors as determined;
  • Responding to general inquiries from employees and department personnel as required;
  • Maintaining and updating payroll database;
  • Reviewing and monitoring payroll summaries for data integrity, accuracy and completeness;
  • Producing Records of Employment;
  • Preparing year end reports and income tax reporting requirements (T4’s, etc.);
  • Other Administrative duties as assigned.

Requirements for this position are:

  • Office Administration Diploma or combination of equivalent training and experience are required;
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel and Word;
  • Evidence of successfully passing a police Criminal Record Check;
  • Effective problem solving skills;
  • Minimum of 2 years accounting experience;
  • Attention to detail;
  • Effective interpersonal and organizational skills;
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills;
  • Ability to demonstrate professionalism, and maintain a high degree of confidentiality;
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision;
  • Knowledge of Great Plains Dynamics Accounting Program would be an asset.

Salary: $61,859/annum – $86,986/annum. Mackenzie County offers a comprehensive benefit package.

Competition will remain open until a suitable candidate is found. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Mackenzie County offers a Comprehensive Benefit Package.

Location: Fort Vermilion, other areas of the municipality as per operational requirements.

Closing Date: Competition will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.

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Mackenzie County is currently inviting applications for a Utility Officer position. The primary location for this position will be in La Crete, however, the individual may be required to work in other areas of the municipality as per operational requirements. This position is a full-time unionized position with a 40 hour work week (8 hours per day) Monday to Friday.

Reporting to the Director of Utilities, the successful applicant will be responsible for:

  • Assist with maintenance & operation of water & sewer facilities;
  • Collecting, analysis of samples & daily tests;
  • Manhole maintenance;
  • Assist in compiling & completing reports;
  • Perform connections & disconnections to water services;
  • Equipment maintenance and repairs;
  • Investigate, read & repair water meters on a monthly basis;
  • On-call rotation;
  • Other duties as required.

Requirements for this position are:

  • Completion of Grade 12 Diploma;
  • 2 years’ experience in water and sewer systems;
  • AWWOA Level I water treatment & distribution certificates considered an asset;
  • AWWOA Level I wastewater collection & treatment certificates considered an asset;
  • AWWOA Level II certification considered an asset;
  • Knowledge of the operations & maintenance of water & sewage treatment facilities;
  • Knowledge of water & sewer system regulations;
  • Ability to work under minimal supervision;
  • Good verbal & written communication skills;
  • Effective interpersonal & organizational skills;
  • A valid class 5 driver’s license; class 1 or 3 an asset;
  • Evidence of successfully passing a police Criminal Record Check;

Salary Range: $28.46/hr. – $36.04/hr. Mackenzie County offers a Comprehensive Benefit Package.

Location: La Crete, other areas of the municipality as per operational requirements.

Closing Date: Competition will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.

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Applying

To apply for an available position please forward all resumes and applications to:

Mackenzie County
Attn: Human Resources
4511-46 Avenue, Box 640
Fort Vermilion, AB, T0H 1N0
Phone: 780-927-3718
Fax: 780-927-4266
Email: hr@mackenziecounty.com

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