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Employment Opportunity – Recreation Operator

August 3, 2022

Recreation Operator 3
Closing Fri. Aug 19 at 4:00 pm

The Town of Hanna is seeking a hard-working and enthusiastic full-time operator to join our team in the Community Services Department. This position requires a team member who is adaptable, motivated, and able to perform physical labor.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Reporting to the Community Services Foreman, the Recreation Operator will be responsible for:

  • Ice surface and refrigeration plant maintenance
  • Maintenance and repair of equipment
  • Facility maintenance including painting, minor plumbing, and electrical repairs, mowing grass, monitoring public safety and security, removing snow from parking lots and sidewalks;
  • Janitorial maintenance including cleaning washrooms, dressing rooms, maintaining janitorial equipment, collecting and removing garbage and litter from facilities and grounds;
  • Special event setups and teardowns including setting up tables, chairs, staging based on customer request; and
  • Summer duties will be focused upon our outdoor sports and pool facilities with the same attention to detail and care.


  • High School Diploma or G.E.D;
  • Valid Alberta Class 5 Driver’s License;
  • Ability to comprehend and carry out written and oral instructions;
  • Strong physical capability;
  • Commitment to working in a team environment;
  • Strong communication, problem-solving, and interpersonal skills;
  • Able to deal with people sensitively, tactfully, diplomatically, and professionally
  • Knowledge of the methods, techniques, and requirements for the maintenance and upkeep of buildings, facilities, grounds, and equipment.

Additional experience or education considered to be an asset includes:

  • Experience working in maintenance operations
  • Tree pruning training
  • Building Maintenance Certification
  • Arena Operator Level 1 or 2
  • Swimming Pool Operator Level 1 or 2
  • Pesticide Applicator Certification
  • CSA Playground Certification
  • First Aid, CPR & WHMIS Certifications

Please note that only those people to be interviewed will be contacted, however, we thank all applicants for their interest.

Interested applicants are invited to submit a resume including a cover letter and a list of work-related references to:

Application – Community Services Operator
Town of Hanna
Box 430
Hanna, AB T0J 1P0

The closing date for applications is 4:00 pm Friday, August 19, 2022