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Here at the MD there are many ways to grow professionally while making a difference in the community. We employ more than 75 full-time, part-time, seasonal, casual and contract staff that serve a local population of over three thousand residents!

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Equipment Operators

The MD's Transportation department seeks Equipment Operators for the approximate period of August to September 2022 to operate truck, pup, and tandem trailers, water tankers, and a variety of heavy equipment including excavator, grader, dozer, loader, and packer on MD-managed roadways and construction projects.

These positions will report to the MD Shop in Slave Lake, working a 40-hour work week based on a rotating schedule including weekends.


Duties may include (but are not limited to):

  • Participates in equipment operation
  • Loads and hauls equipment, gravel, asphalt, culverts, salt, sand, and potable water
  • Partakes in rough and fine grading, finishing, sloping, and banking as well as excavating, ditching, and backfilling
  • Maintains, services, and repairs trucks and equipment according to maintenance policy
  • Handles all aspects of loading/unloading, safety, and security of cargo
  • Other duties as required


  • Valid Class 5 Alberta driver’s licence required (Class 1 licence an asset)
  • At least 5 years’ experience operating grader and/or excavator would be an asset
  • Ability to work alone and follow safety procedures
  • Ability to perform duties requiring mild, medium, and heavy physical labor
  • Ability to drive in all kinds of weather, traffic, and road conditions

Salary Range: $20.57 – 36.45/hour, dependent upon education and experience

Interested applicants are encouraged to submit in confidence to recruitment (@) referencing Competition #EO2022 in the subject line. This competition will remain open until suitable candidates are found.

The MD thanks all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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