Employment Opportunities

Arena and Parks Operator

The deadline for applications is September 27, 2021

The Town of Bowden is accepting applications for the position of Arena and Parks operator.

  • The day-to-day operation of the Bowden Arena recreational facility including providing assistance to the public and the supervision of the public when present in the Arena.
  • Inspection & maintenance of Arena equipment, facilities and building infrastructure and including the plant equipment room, ice surface and ice resurfacing machine.
  • Public lands maintenance, including Parks, Cemetery & Facilities, during those months when the Arena is not operational.

The Arena and Parks operator will be part of a strong and experienced team. You are expected to have a positive attitude, be versatile in your knowledge and skills and enjoy working with the public.

The following qualifications & experience will be considered as important assets in order to qualify for this position;

  • Grade 12 High School diploma or equivalent. 
  • 1 or more years in a similar position is a definite asset.
  • One or more of the following certifications from AARFP or equivalent are considered an asset: Arena Operator Level 1 or 2, Parks and Sports fields Operator Level 1 or 2. 
  • Self-motivated and proven experience dealing with the public. 
  • Ability to operate vehicles & parks equipment.
  • Must be able to work weekends and evenings when scheduled.
  • Must be physically capable of lifting over 50 lbs.
  • Minimum of a valid Alberta Class 5 Drivers License.
  • Be able to pass RCMP security check

This is a full-time position with a three-month probation period. Benefits and LAPP are available after a successful probation period.

The wage range for this position is $21.96 - $25.84 per hour.

Email your resume to cao@bowden.ca