MD OF SPIRIT RIVER: Full-Time Heavy Equipment/Grader Operator

The Municipal District of Spirit River #133 is now accepting applications for the following casual position.  

Heavy Equipment Operator posting # (2020-HEO1)1 Position

Reporting to the Public Works Supervisor, the Heavy Equipment Operator will be required to operate various pieces of equipment for all seasonal road work such as grading/plowing, pulling shoulders brushing, dust control, installing culverts, etc. Duties will include; operating and maintaining heavy equipment such as graders, tractors, track hoe, packer, loader as well as truck and trailer; other duties as required may include those of Medium and Light Equipment Operator.


  • Valid Class 1 operators license
  • Experience operating equipment for road maintenance 


  • Standard First Aid training  


  • Able to physically perform the assigned duties under various weather conditions 
  • Ability to work in a safe manner following the OH&S Act and regulations
  • Ability to understand and perform oral and written instructions  

This is a full time position.  

Only those selected for interviews will be contacted and a driver’s abstract will be requested.  Please quote posting number when applying. 

This position follows the CUPE Local 787-02 Collective Agreement. 

Applications will be accepted until the position has been filled

Interested applicants may apply by submitting their resume to Resumes can also be dropped off at the office at 4202 50 Street or mailed to the MD of Spirit River #133 Box 389 Spirit River, AB T0H 3G0.