Job Opportunity

Recreation/Public Works Maintenance Person

Application deadline: October 2, 2017
Start date: As soon as available

The Town of Eston is looking to fill a full time, permanent Maintenance Person position. Reporting to the Director of Public Works, this position works approximately half of the year in the Public Works Department, and half the year in the Recreation Department. In winter months, evening and weekend work is a regular part of the position. In summer months, shifts are typically Monday to Friday. A comprehensive benefits package is provided. On the job training, professional development and opportunities for advancement into a senior role are available.


  • Assist with day-to-day operation, cleaning, maintenance and safety of the Eston & District Community Complex and all recreation facilities.
  • Complete regular custodial and ice maintenance functions at the Community Complex.
  • Maintain public parks and grassed areas.
  • Operate equipment used in the maintenance, repair and fabrication of equipment and buildings including backhoe, grader, sweeper, mowers, sanding truck, dump truck, garbage truck, landfill compactor, and Zamboni.
  • Maintain, repair and fabricate equipment.
  • Construct and repair buildings, water and sewer systems, fences and other structures.
  • Assist with community waste and recycling collection.
  • Operate water and sewer systems on a relief basis.
  • Support operation and maintenance of campgrounds including grounds keeping, garbage collection and cleaning of the shower house.


A class 5 driver’s license is required. Candidates will preferably hold a minimum education of Grade 12 or GED. A criminal record check is required for all new employees.

The ideal candidate will also possess or be willing to obtain their 1A driver’s license, water certifications and safety training certificates.

The successful candidate must be self-motivated, work well in a team environment, possess good customer service skills, and be community focused.


For more information, contact Director of Public Works Mike Sauser at 306-962-7800.

Applications, including cover letter, resume and references can be submitted to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., in person at 217 Main Street, or by mail to Box 757 Eston SK S0L 1A0. 

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