Staff Jobs

Lakeland College's staff ranges from caretakers to recruiters. Every one has a role to play in helping our students take a lead in their own learning.

Any job openings will be listed in the drop downs below.
 

Applying for a Job

When you apply, please:
  • quote the competition number
  • send your current résumé
  • include the names and contact information of 3 references
Send to human resources through the mail, by emailing or by faxing.
  • mailing address: Lakeland College 5707 College Drive Vermilion AB T9X 1K5
  • email hr@lakelandcollege.ca (MS Word or .pdf format only)
  • fax to: 780 853 8702

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. If suitable Canadian citizens or permanent residents cannot be found, other individuals will be considered. You'll only be contacted if selected for an interview.
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Wellness Advisor Competition No: 19-2704-001WB
 Key responsibilities:
• Direct student-based programs and activities that promote the importance of mental health and emphasize the relationship between personal well-being and academic success
Job requirements:
• Two year diploma in a related field and five years’ experience
• Bachelor’s degree in social work, nursing, or other related fields would be preferred

Keys to your success:

• Excellent organizational and interpersonal communication skills
• Working with young adults and with people with diverse backgrounds
This is a Full-time AUPE appointment at the Lloydminster campus, commencing September 4, 2018. The current salary range is $54,339 - $68,479 per annum. Lakeland College offers a competitive salary and benefits package.
Competition will remain open until August 10, 2018.
Building Custodian Competition No: 19-3304-002WB
 Key responsibilities:
• Provide a safe and clean environment for staff, students, and guests
• This is a challenging and physically demanding role that provides cleaning of areas such as floors, walls, washrooms, offices, and residences
Job requirements:
• High school diploma
• Previous related experience is preferred, but we are willing to provide on-site training

Keys to your success:
• Good organizational skills
• Flexibility
• Reliability
• Physically fit
• Ability to work independently
This is a Part-time Permanent AUPE appointment (32 hours per week) at the Vermilion campus, commencing as soon as possible. The current salary range is $30,083.20 - $37,912.00 per annum and includes a generous benefit package and pension plan.
Competition will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.

 
Building Custodian/Site Team Lead Competition No: 18-3304-006WB
Key responsibilities:
• Coordinating the day-to-day custodial activities
• Assist other Facilities staff with general maintenance activities
• Provide a safe and clean environment for staff, students, and guests
• This is a challenging and physically demanding role that provides cleaning of areas such as floors, walls, washrooms, offices, and residences
Job requirements:
• High school diploma and three years’ experience
• Time management skills
• Leadership skills
• Valid driver’s license
• Physically fit
• WHMIS

This is a Full-time Permanent AUPE appointment at the Lloydminster campus, commencing as soon as possible. The current salary range is $47,496 - $59,854 per annum and includes a generous benefit package and pension plan.

Competition will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.
Dairy Herdsperson Competition No: 18-2528-005WB
Key responsibilities:

• Day to day operations in the new, state of the art Dairy Learning Centre which includes milking, breeding, calving and calf care, assisting and directing students as per the shift schedule determined by the dairy unit coordinator
• Running the proper startup operations of milking equipment, ensuring cows are milked out properly and thoroughly, as well as that all milking equipment is kept clean and up to standards
• Calves must be properly tagged and processed as required, administer medication or treatment when needed
• All breeding dates, pregnancy results, vaccination dates, heat dates and birth dates are to be maintained on animal records
• When the dairy unit coordinator is unavailable, the herdsperson is responsible for feeding the cows or arranging other reliable farm staff to feed in their absence
• Assist the dairy unit coordinator in the maintenance of waterers, manure handling equipment, feed bunks, feeders, shelters, parlors and other equipment to provide for welfare of dairy animals
• Assist farm technicians with bedding, treating, moving livestock or any other farm related duties that may be required on a daily basis

Job requirements:

Post-secondary agriculture related education, preferably Diploma in Animal Science
• Demonstrated passion for the Western Canadian dairy industry, as well as dairy experience and knowledge of farm equipment operation and new technology is highly desirable
• Manual labour and shift work is required
• Ability to perform artificial insemination would be an asset
This is a Full-time Permanent AUPE appointment at the Vermilion campus commencing as soon as possible. The current salary range is $45,625 - $57,497 per annum and includes a generous benefit package and pension plan.

Competition will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.


 
 
Coordinator, Landscape & Horticulture Sustainability Competition No: 18-3301-001WB
Key Responsibilities:
• Oversee the College grounds department on the Vermilion and Lloydminster campus
• Provide a safe and pleasant campus environment
• Investigate and research the use of new technological advancement that have a positive environmental impact in the planning and implementation of outdoor  infrastructure maintenance projects
• Ground Management - through the planning and scheduling of staff, monitoring landscape quality, record keeping, creating landscape designs for short and long term planning and direction, all activities related to landscape management
• Health & Safety - developing hazard assessments, providing safe equipment training along with landscape pest management and fertilizer/pesticide applications
• Preventative Maintenance - monitoring and assisting with all equipment maintenance, including the operation and maintenance of the irrigation system

Job Requirements:
• Two year diploma in Landscape Management, including landscape construction, CAD training, landscape graphics and design, project management and pest control combined with seven years’ experience
• Preference will be given to those who also have a pesticide applicator license, and experience with irrigation systems and equipment maintenance
This is a Full-time Permanent AUPE appointment at the Vermilion campus commencing as soon as possible.
The current salary range is $64,717 - $81,561 per anum and includes a generous benefit package and pension plan.

Competition will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.
 
 

 

 
What Students Say
With the Student-Managed Farm you learn to be accountable for what you’re doing and the choices you make. You get an understanding of what it’s like to be out in industry or on a farm making decisions that count.

– Anthony Biglieni

Agribusiness Class of 2006

What Alumni Say
Lakeland College has been a integral partner in growing our own through the school of business. As an alumnus of the college, I have first-hand learning experience in the school of business. The professors welcome Servus Credit Union to facilitate classes in the Business Ethics course each year.

– Sandi Unruh

Senior Human Resources Consultant

What Faculty & Staff Say
Vertex has had great experience bringing on students from Lakeland College. We have found the Bachelor of Applied Science (Environmental Management) program to provide students with good academic knowledge of the environmental industry and the criteria that governs the land reclamation

– Sean Fuller B.Sc., P.Ag.

Vice President, Environmental Services, Vertex.

What Alumni Say
There is no way I would be where I am today without Lakeland College. It inspired me to be a better person and to get a job in something I love doing. I am so thankful I had such a great experience at Lakeland and I hope future students do as well.

– Danielle Gaboury

Business studies, Class of 2016.

What Students Say
I recommend the UT program to people all the time. The smaller setting Lakeland offers, is very conducive to learning. It's less intimidating than the larger universities and allows for more class interactions and discussions

– Kelly Mykytuk

2nd year UT student, 2017-18

What Alumni Say
I have loved my experience at Lakeland. The teachers are personable, and quick to share about their own experiences. They encouraged me to run with my own ideas and see what would happen; they got excited about my designs, which gave me the confidence to do my best and be more creative.

– Payton Ramstead

Class of 2016, Interior Design student.

What Alumni Say
At Lakeland College you are guaranteed to have time out of the classroom where you can put everything you learned together and actually see that what you’re learning is relevant.

– Alisa Brace

Animal Health Technology, Class of 2016.

What Alumni Say
The friendships I made, the experiences we were provided with, and the welcoming atmosphere of the Vermilion Campus made my time at Lakeland extremely valuable and memorable

– Grayden Kay

Animal Science & Agribusiness, Class of 2016.

What Alumni Say
Lakeland College was a learning environment unlike any other school. It allows students to learn beyond the classroom, and staff and faculty genuinely want to see students succeed. It’s a place where you can feel comfortable asking questions and where everyone has a place and fits in.

– Carson Reid

Agribusiness, Class of 2016.

What Alumni Say
The instructors were the highlight of my time at Lakeland. It made a huge impact on my college experience to have instructors who challenged, encouraged, and believed in me.

– Jessica Cadrain

Child & Youth Care, Class of 2016.

What Alumni Say
At the beginning of my first year, I was really stressed out as I felt I had no artistic ability. But with the instruction and time put in by the interior design faculty, I was able to develop my artistic abilities. Now I am fully confident in and exceeding well in the artistic side of this career!

– Naomi Mason

Interior Design Technology, Class of 2016.

What Alumni Say
I just feel like you get the best education at Lakeland, especially from the time that the instructors can actually spend with you. I like the class sizes too – everything’s been great about my Lakeland experience.

– Dean Coulson

Heavy Equipment Technician, Class of 2016.

What Alumni Say
I do give Lakeland College credit for reigniting my interest and even preparing me for Miss Rodeo Canada. Lakeland helped me to grow enough to have the confidence to think I could take on that role and become that person. I think that I have and I am really grateful for that

– Ali Mullin

Agribusiness, class of 2014, former Miss Rodeo Canada.

What Alumni Say
I feel the professors at Lakeland actually prepared me for the profession. It’s impossible to be just a number here when there are 12 students in all of your classes. When the school advertised small class sizes, they actually meant it.

– Stephen Mark Visser

Real Estate Appraisal and Assessment, Class of 2016.

What Alumni Say
I was involved in the president’s gala in April where I was an emcee for the evening, it was a great experience, and I had a lot of fun doing it and would recommend it to everyone.”

– Lucas Tetreault

HOPE Power Engineering, Class of 2017.

What Alumni Say
I would recommend Lakeland College for the simple fact that it's for everybody. As a mature student who went back to school much later than his 18th year, I was immediately accepted, and not ostracized in the least

– Donald James Shaw

Accounting Major, Class of 2016.

What Alumni Say
All the hands-on learning was great and very helpful once placed into the industry. Having clients leave with a smile after each service assured me that I was in the right field of work. I would recommend Lakeland to anyone.

– Courtnee Coolidge

Esthetician, Class of 2016.

What Alumni Say
The professors care so much about their students at Lakeland and are able to know each and every one of them by name, so much so that they are able to nominate a ton of students for awards.

– Stephanie Wakefeild

University Transfer, Class of 2016.

What Alumni Say
They really put you in the lead at Lakeland. Lakeland cares about its students, empowers them, and gives them opportunities to achieve their goals. I don’t see Lakeland as a stepping stone or a first step – I see it as a bridge and an integral part of my education.

– Alyssa Wells

University Transfer, Class of 2017.

What Alumni Say
I wanted to get experience in the field of assessment as it would give me exposure to what it’s like day to day. It was an invaluable experience as I find it hard to imagine what it would be like working in a particular field or area until I’m doing the work.

– Sheldon Farrell

Real estate appraisal and assessment, Class of 2017.

What Alumni Say
In the campus spa, they give you time to work with each client so nothing is rushed and you’re able to concentrate on providing the best service you can to your client.

– Daphney Couturier

Esthetician, Class of 2017.

What Alumni Say
It’s going to be a lot easier to start our first jobs having this experience and having been able to build our confidence in the campus spa. I love that we get to have this opportunity.

– Darby Watchel

Esthetician, Class of 2017.

What Employers Say
Lakeland is a great place to find employees. The college provides real world training that equips soon-to-be employees with knowledge and people skills that are highly sought after in the agriculture industry these days.

– Dustin Dinwoodie

Key Account Manager – Western Canada Arysta LifeScience