Building Services Worker

Part Time - Casual

Competition TOS2021-45

Strathmore is a vibrant, welcoming community that is recognized as a regional hub for business and recreation. Continued investment in recreation facilities, parks projects, commercial revitalization, and community programming provides an exceptional quality of life for our residents and visitors. Strathmore is in southern Alberta on the traditional lands of the Siksika Nation, surrounded by Wheatland County and a short distance east of Calgary.

The Town of Strathmore strives to be a leader in municipal administration and operations. Our experienced and engaged workforce delivers a diverse range of services and programs that continue to help us set new milestones for quality of life.

Position Overview:

Reporting to the Family Centre Manager, the Building Services Worker is a key contributor within the Recreation Department.  The primary function of this position is to support the Family Centre team in providing an exceptional experience for facility visitors.

Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Cleaning common areas, washrooms, dressing rooms, furniture, toilets, showers, and windows. Checking and/or cleaning of public washrooms, walkways, and garbages
  • Assisting customers at the Family Centre Arena and Civic Centre
  • Operating snow removal equipment including shovels, snowblowers, and plow truck
  • Setting up tables, chairs, and event equipment including audio/video equipment
  • Operating and maintaining various cleaning equipment (ex. floor cleaners)
  • Assisting facility operators on the ice during floods to move hockey nets
  • Making regular rounds of the facilities during shifts and enforcing facility rules
  • Other duties as required

Competencies and Behaviours:

  • Must be willing to take direction from others and follow through with designated tasks
  • Willingness to follow standards and guidelines
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Self-starter with the ability to work independently

Working Conditions:

  • This position requires the individual to work variable hours per week, mainly on weekend days/nights and weeknights.  Occasional late nights/early mornings based on event schedules.
  • This position will require standing, lifting, and sitting for long periods
  • Required to carry a radio when working to stay in contact with staff
  • Driving is a requirement of the position
  • This is a Safety Sensitive position

Required Education & Experience:

  • Minimum 18 years of age
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Valid Alberta Class 5 driver’s licence, including an acceptable Driver’s Abstract
  • Consent to disclosure of a Criminal Record Check

The Town of Strathmore has implemented a Mandatory Vaccination Policy requiring all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment.  Exemptions are available for those who cannot be fully vaccinated on the basis of a protected legal ground (i.e., medical, religious).  The successful candidate will be asked to provide proof of vaccination or request an exemption as part of the recruitment process.


Please submit a cover letter and compete resume of experience and qualifications, quoting Competition TOS2021-45 to:

This competition will close December 2nd, 2021 at 4:30 p.m.

The Town of Strathmore thanks all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

We are an equal opportunity employer and encourage applications from all qualified individuals. We are committed to providing a diverse and inclusive work environment where every employee feels valued and respected. We will consider accessibility accommodations to applicants upon request.


This posting is intended as a summary of the primary responsibilities and qualifications for this position. The job ad is not intended as inclusive of all duties an individual in this position might be asked to perform or of all qualifications that may be required either now or in the future.


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