Career Opportunities

Volunteer - General

#7068
Drumheller, AB

Please submit your contact information if you are interested in joining our volunteer database! Volunteer opportunities will be shared as they become available.

Upon applying for a volunteer position, a cover letter and resume is not required. 

Lifeguard or Instructor

#7122
Drumheller, AB

Town of Drumheller is seeking highly energetic, qualified individuals to serve us as Seasonal Lifeguard/Instructors for both our indoor and outdoor pools from May through to September, with the opportunity to continue on as casual in the fall if desired.

Reporting to the Aquatic Supervisor all staff are responsible for providing a safe, clean, professional and friendly environment to ensure that pool patrons have a positive aquatic experience.  Staff paid training in return for a long term commitment to the organization. 

Employment Category: Seasonal Lifeguards / Instructors 

Hours per Week: Up to 37.5 - 40 hrs/week. Shift work includes morning, days, evenings and weekends 

Pay Scale:$16.46 - $19.10(As per current CUPE 4604 Collective Bargaining Agreement) 

Education, Skills and Experience: 

  • All applicants must have their National Lifeguard or Red Cross Lifeguard Certificate & Water Safety Instructor or Lifesaving Instructor or Lifesaving Swim Instructor; and Standard First Aid. 
  • Must have excellent communication and positive interpersonal skills;
  • Strong time management and computer skills are an asset
  • Good working knowledge of aquatics programming principles required
  • Putting customer service and safety first, along with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment are essential.

The Town of Drumheller is an equal opportunity employer and strongly supports diversity in the workplace; all candidates who are authorized to work in Canada are welcome to apply. We thank all applicants for their interest in this position; however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted

Shift Supervisor I

#7124
Drumheller, AB

Position Summary:  This position is responsible for supervising staff, assisting with maintenance and operations of the Aquaplex, including maintaining Water Quality, Lifeguarding, Janitorial duties, Public Relations, daily cash balancing and deposits, ensuring all rules and regulations regarding safety are complied with, assisting with program development.

The ideal candidate combines a strong background in Aquatics programming and administration with a fun approach that focuses on the safety and enjoyment of all of our clients.

Employment Category:   Permanent Full Time – CUPE Local 4604 (One position)

Hours Per Week:   37.5 - 44 hrs/week. Shift work includes nights and weekends and follows a compressed work schedule as per the current CUPE 4604 Collective Bargaining Agreement.

Pay Scale:  Shift Supervisor l – $23.13 - $27.15

Benefits:  As per the Town’s HR Policy and CUPE 4604 Collective Bargaining Agreement.

Education and Experience:  Bondable, Completion of grade 12 or equivalent must possess a current Standard First Aid/Aquatic Emergency Care, National Lifeguard and Water Safety Instructor. Must be 18 years of age or older.

Deadline for Application:  Until suitable candidate is found

The Town of Drumheller is an equal opportunity employer and strongly supports diversity in the workplace; all candidates who are authorized to work in Canada are welcome to apply. We thank all applicants for their interest in this position; however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Shift Supervisor I (Temporary Full Time)

#7125
Drumheller, AB

Position Summary:  This position is responsible for supervising staff, assisting with maintenance and operations of the Aquaplex, including maintaining Water Quality, Lifeguarding, Janitorial duties, Public Relations, daily cash balancing and deposits, ensuring all rules and regulations regarding safety are complied with, assisting with program development.

The ideal candidate combines a strong background in Aquatics programming and administration with a fun approach that focuses on the safety and enjoyment of all of our clients.  This position will start in May and end on or before the long weekend in September.

Employment Category:   Temporary Full Time – CUPE Local 4604 (One position)

Hours Per Week:   37.5 - 44 hrs/week. Shift work includes nights and weekends and follows a compressed work schedule as per the current CUPE 4604 Collective Bargaining Agreement.

Pay Scale:  Shift Supervisor l – $23.13 - $27.15

Benefits:  As per the Town’s HR Policy and CUPE 4604 Collective Bargaining Agreement.

Education and Experience:  Bondable, Completion of grade 12 or equivalent must possess a current Standard First Aid/Aquatic Emergency Care, National Lifeguard and Water Safety Instructor. Must be 18 years of age or older. 

Deadline for Application:  Until suitable candidate is found

The Town of Drumheller is an equal opportunity employer and strongly supports diversity in the workplace; all candidates who are authorized to work in Canada are welcome to apply. We thank all applicants for their interest in this position; however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted

Lifeguard/Instructor (Temporary Full Time)

#7126
Drumheller, AB

Position Summary:  Reporting to the Shift Supervisor 1, this position is responsible for life guarding supervision, aquatic programs and lessons to the public while maintaining a safe, clean, professional and friendly environment to ensure that pool patrons have a positive aquatic experience.

Education and Experience:  Depending on the level of experience, all applicants must have their National Lifeguard OR Red Cross Lifeguard Certificate, First Aid/CPR Certificates and Water Safety Instructor OR Lifesaving Swim Instructor. Candidates with excellent communication, positive interpersonal skills, time management, computer skills and knowledge of aquatic programming principles are encouraged to apply. 

Hours per Week: Shifts vary between morning, days, evenings and weekends.

Pay Scale:  $19.16 - $22.25

Benefits:  As per the Town’s HR Policy and CUPE 4604 Collective Bargaining Agreement

Employment Category: Seasonal Lifeguard/Instructor

The Town of Drumheller is an equal opportunity employer and strongly supports diversity in the workplace; all candidates who are authorized to work in Canada are welcome to apply. We thank all applicants for their interest in this position; however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Volunteer - Assessment Review Board

#7127
Drumheller, AB

The local Assessment Review Board and the Composite Assessment Review Board are established under the Municipal Government Act to hear complaints on assessment decisions made by the Municipality.

Once approved, members are required to successfully complete a Government of Alberta approved training course.

It is an impartial tribunal that hears formal complaints against the assessment of properties.

Members: Councillor – 1, Community Members - 2
Meeting Schedule: Meetings held as needed

Please submit a completed Town of Drumheller Board/Committee Application Form in the Cover Letter field. You cannot proceed to submit without this attachment. 

Volunteer - Economic Development Advisory Committee

#7128
Drumheller, AB

This committee comes together to discuss opportunities and challenges related to economic development.


Members are appointed by Council: Councillors – 2, Members at Large - 4
Meeting Schedule: 1:30pm, second Wednesday a month

Please submit a completed Town of Drumheller Board/Committee Application Form in the Cover Letter field. You cannot proceed to submit without this attachment. 

Volunteer - Drumheller Public Library Board of Trustees

#7129
Drumheller, AB

The Board of Trustees meet with the Library Director (employee of the Board) to discuss issues related to the library. The library is part of the Marigold System and is governed by the Alberta Libraries Act and Libraries Regulation.

Members are appointed by Council: Councillor – 1, Members - 7
Meeting Schedule: 7:00pm, second Wednesday of the month

Please submit a completed Town of Drumheller Board/Committee Application Form in the Cover Letter field. You cannot proceed to submit without this attachment. 

Volunteer - Block Buddy

#7139
Drumheller, AB

Commitment

15 to 30 hours a year

Responsibilities

Block Buddy volunteers connect with neighbours who live around them, and help increase a sense of belonging and connection at the neighbourhood level!

  • Attend Block Buddy training
  • Meet neighbours in 10-20 residences
  • Assist neighbours to connect with one another according to interests and needs
  • Welcome new neighbours and provide a Welcome Pack of local resource information
  • Help organize one (or more) block social(s)
  • Be the “Point Person” for your block, keeping neighbours updated on news and events
  • Keep track of your visits, attendance, volunteer hours and event evaluations to submit to the Let’s Connect Coordinator

Skills, knowledge and attitudes

  • Passion for neighbouring: community-minded, motivated by a desire to see their neighbourhood flourish
  • Friendly: well-connected and/or eager to build connections
  • Focuses on positive/strengths: relentless in ignoring the complaining of others
  • Trusted, trustworthy, caring and compassionate
  • Natural listener with good communication skills
  • Good organizer, reliable, flexible

Benefits

  • Make a difference by collectively creating the neighbourhood you desire
  • Help neighbours share skills, talents and interests with one another
  • Official Block Buddy Shirt, resources and volunteer appreciation events
  • Improve your sense of well-being, personal growth & development
  • Gain valuable skills to build your resume or complete community volunteer experience

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