Department: Piikani Resource Development Ltd. (PRDL)
Job Title: Communications Officer.

Deadline: Friday, May 3, 2024
To apply: email Katrina Shade at


Job Information

Job Title: O & M Technologist

Job Requisition ID: 51241

Ministry: Agriculture and Irrigation
Location: Fort Macleod

Full or Part-Time: Full Time

Hours of Work: 40 hours per week

Permanent/Temporary: 3 years from date of hire

Closing Date: Open until suitable candidate found.

Salary: $2,540.80 to $3,327.63 bi-weekly ($66,314 – $86,851 per year)


Join Our Team as an Operations & Maintenance Technologist (Exclusive Opportunity for Piikani Nation Members)


We are excited to offer this exclusive opportunity for a member of the Piikani Nation to join our team as an Operations & Maintenance Technologist at the Lethbridge Northern Headworks System. This role plays a pivotal part in operating and maintaining a key segment of our water management infrastructure.

As a valued team member, you will:

  • Be responsible for the operation and maintenance of 80 km of canal within the water management system.
  • Ensure uninterrupted operation of various water management components, prioritizing operational requirements and public safety.
  • Provide crucial technical support to the Oldman River Basin Operations and Infrastructure Team.
  • Uphold regulatory compliance to guarantee a sustainable water supply for future generations.
  • Participate in an on-call standby rotation (over and above a 40-work week).


This position requires an individual capable of independent decision-making, swift emergency response, and a strong commitment to team collaboration and workplace safety.


Minimum recruitment standard for this role:

  • Two-year technical diploma (Engineering or a related field) plus two years related experience.
  • Equivalencies may be considered.


  • Experience in construction, operations, inspection, maintenance, and rehabilitation of water management infrastructure.
  • Extensive knowledge of hydraulic structures, geotechnical instrumentation, electro-mechanical systems.
  • Proficiency in various operational software such as Microsoft Office (Word, Excel ,and PowerPoint) WISKI, SCADA Controls, and EIMS.
  • Required certifications: Standard First Aid, Defensive Driving, Fall Protection, Confined Space Entry, WHMIS/TDG.

We encourage members of the Piikani Nation who meet these qualifications to apply for this unique opportunity. Be a part of our mission to manage and protect Alberta’s precious water resources for future generations.


To apply for this role please follow this link:

Department: Iitai’taamaopo’p
Job Title: Building Operations Technician
Deadline: October 24, 2023
To apply: email