Public Works Operator II or III


Organization : City of Brooks
Job Category : Other
Job Type : Full Time
State/Province : AB
City : Brooks
Salary and Benefits : $25.76 - $31.18 per hour

Public Works Operator II or III 

Public Works Services - Brooks, Alberta 

Welcome to the City of 100 Hellos! We are a welcoming and inclusive community and one of the most culturally diverse communities in Alberta, with a population of 14,451 and another 11,000 in the surrounding area. We have a vibrant and friendly business community, a range of ethnic restaurants and a myriad of recreational opportunities. The Brooks area offers a diverse landscape; we have pristine farms, beautiful lakes and a huge valley of hills and hoodoos!

Why work with us? We take pride in our culture, work-life balance, personal and professional growth and teamwork. We are professional, supportive, fun, dedicated, diverse and warm and welcoming! Our employees receive many benefits, some of which being, able to participate in gym memberships and educational opportunities. Please view our City of Brooks Careers Corner page for more details. 

The City of Brooks requires two (2) Public Works Maintenance Operator Level II or III, in the Public Works Department. This is a full-time permanent position that will start immediately.

Job Details & Responsibilities: 

This position performs a variety of duties associated with the maintenance of the City’s infrastructure. The Public Works Level II or III position provides direction and guidance in performing work duties to more junior employees (i.e. seasonal and casual staff) within the department’s operations. You will provide skilled and competent operation of various equipment including but not limited to: power washer/line painter, various power tools, single-axle trucks, forklift, steamer, bobcat, loaders (front end), garbage truck, VAC truck, street sweeper, Aerial Lift Truck, Rubber Tire Backhoe (front and back), grader, and excavator.


  • Grade twelve (12) Diploma or equivalent;

  • Must possess a valid Class 3 Driver’s License with Q-Brake Endorsement and a clean commercial driver's abstract; 

  • A minimum of one (1) to five (5) years of experience in Public Works or related field; 

  • Standard First Aid CPR and Flag Person Certification; 

  • Good public relations, interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills; and, 

  • The following certifications would be considered assets: Confined Space, H2S, Ground Disturbance, Equipotential Bonding, Excavating, Work Zone Safety, Safe Trenching, and Fall Protection. 


Compensation & Benefits: 

  • The City of Brooks offers a competitive salary and benefits package with this position falling within the scope of the Collective Agreement between the City of Brooks and the Canadian Union of Public Employees Local 1032. 

  • The 2021 salary range for this position is $25.76 to $31.18 per hour depending on qualifications and experience. Regular working hours are Monday to Friday, from 7:30 am to 4:30 pm. This position may include shift work in the evenings, weekends, standby rotations, and overtime as required. The Collective Agreement including wages can be found online at 

  • The successful applicant will also receive a free family membership to the JBS Canada Centre during the term of employment.

clean criminal records check and a commercial driver’s abstract will be required before an offer of employment is presented to the successful candidate. 

The City of Brooks thanks all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. 

The City of Brooks is an equal opportunity employer. 

To apply, please visit:

Public Works Operator II or III - Job Ad.pdf Public Works Operator II or III - Job Ad.pdf

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