Mower Operator - MD Lesser Slave River

Seasonal Employment: Rural Mowing Operator

Competition # SMO2024 | Until suitable candidates are found


The Municipal District of Lesser Slave River is seeking a full time Seasonal Mowing Operator. The positions will be based out of our Slave Lake shop, Smith, and/or Flatbush office, dependent on where candidate resides, with a 40-hour work week.


  • Mechanical vegetation management using small tractors rototillers, pull behind and side arm mowers, large tractors.
  • Operation, maintenance, and inspection of equipment including mowers, trimmers, ATVs/UTVs, trucks, tractors and trailers
  • Loading, unloading, and towing equipment on trailers
  • Participation in the Municipal Health and Safety Program
  • Ensure safe operation of the equipment being used, and use appropriate PPE
  • Service and maintain all related equipment
  • Ensure that Work Safe Practices are being followed during site visits
  • Use MD materials wisely and report any shortages to the supervisor
  • Other duties as assigned


  • High school diploma – required
  • Valid Alberta Class 5 Driver’s License or GED – required
  • Mechanical aptitude – required
  • Experience with operation of equipment – required
  • Willingness to work in all types of weather conditions – required
  • Strong work ethic, self-motivated, positive attitude – required
  • Ability to work well under pressure, individually and as part of a team – required


Salary Range: $27.66 – 36.40/hour, dependent on experience.

Please submit your application to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. referencing “Competition # SMO2024” in the subject line. 

This competition will remain open until suitable candidates is hired.

We thank all applicants in advance for their interest in this position; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.