The M.D. of Wainwright is inviting applications for a seasonal shop labourer/welder.  Duties include, but are not limited to: completing general shop and welding tasks as assigned, the repair and maintenance of M.D. Equipment, maintaining an inventory of tools and welding supplies, and general housekeeping.



·         Knowledge of Occupational Health and Safety Code and related regulations;

·         Minimum of a Class 5 driver’s license is required;

·         Previous shop type work/experience necessary;

·         Mechanical aptitude is an asset;

·         Experience welding structural is an asset;

·         Experience running a lathe is an asset;

·         Effective communication skills;


Applications are to be submitted in writing, stating qualifications, experience, education, and references to the undersigned. This position will remain open until a suitable candidate is found. Please send resumes attention: “M.D. of Wainwright Seasonal Shop Position”.

Preston Iverson, Director of Public Works

M.D. of Wainwright No. 61

2005 14 Street

Wainwright, AB  T9W 1K2

Phone: 780-842-4024 Fax: 780-842-4110

E-mail:  piverson@mdwainwright.ca

About Municipal District of Wainwright No. 61

The M.D. of Wainwright is situated in the heart of the agriculture and oil industries and is a major partner with one of Canada’s largest military training bases. This makes the M.D. of Wainwright an area of diverse wealth both socially and economically and allows us to provide our residents with many services and the benefit of low taxes. In addition, the M.D. of Wainwright offers various historical and recreational attractions for residents and visitors. The M.D. of Wainwright is a progressive community that is a great place to live, work and raise a family. Within the M.D. of Wainwright, there is the Town of Wainwright, Denwood, the Villages of Irma, Chauvin and Edgerton and the hamlets of Fabyan, Greenshields, and Jarrow.