Job Opportunity





Situated in East Central Alberta, the growing Village of Irma appeals to all with its outstanding location, family-orientated environment, excellent recreation facilities and numerous services.  Located 175 kilometers southeast of Edmonton and 30 kilometers northwest of Wainwright, the Irma community members and visitors enjoy the 9-hole golf course, hockey arena and outdoor rink, curling rink, ball diamonds, new K-12 school, and service clubs, all within the safety and heart of the beautiful rolling parkland of the Battle River Country. Additional amenities are offered a short distance away in the close community of Wainwright.


The Village of Irma is seeking a full-time Public Works Assistant with the following qualifications:

  • Possess a Class 5 License with “Q” endorsement (or willingness to obtain “Q” endorsement)
  • Necessary skills to operate equipment such as tractors, backhoes, graders etc.
  • Ability to perform physical labor
  • Mechanical aptitude is an asset
  • Able to work 40 hours per week
  • Possess a Level 1 or Small Water/Waste Water certificate (or in the process of obtaining)
  • Successful candidate will be responsible for directing daily tasks to staff as required (assistants and/or summer students)


The Village of Irma offers a competitive compensation and benefits package and continuous learning opportunities in a community that enables a superior work-life balance.  For more information about the community, please visit our website at and see if this opportunity suits your lifestyle and career goals.

Interested candidates are invited to submit their application in confidence by 4:00 P.M. August 31, 2022 to:


Village of Irma “CONFIDENTIAL”

Box 419

Irma, Alberta  T0B 2H0

Attention: Chief Administrative Officer

Phone: (780) 754-3665



We thank all applicants for interest expressed in this competition however only candidates who most closely fit our needs will be contacted for interviews. Preference will be given to candidates that reside in the Village of Irma, or are willing to relocate.