Employment Opportunities

Temporary Shop Labourer

REPORTS TO: Lead Mechanic

POSITION SUMMARY: This position is primarily responsible for equipment and vehicle maintenance, welding, maintaining supplies and keeping the shop neat and tidy.

TIMELINE: Temporary Summer/Early Fall position. To begin as soon as possible.



  • Lifting, hauling, and shoveling of gravel, rock and other material.
  • Transporting equipment and materials to sites throughout Birch Hills County.
  • Operation of packer, mower and other county equipment.
  • Perform maintenance such as, tire repairs
  • Assist with equipment repairs, also assist operator with blade changes both in the field and in the shop.
  • Washing/cleaning all equipment.
  • Maintain and organize Birch Hills County yard.
  • Keep the shop clean, such as sweeping the floor when needed, keeping the wash bay floor clean and reporting if someone has left it dirty after washing equipment.
  • Do inventory on shop and field items when needed.
  • Work together with other staff.
  • Do fuel dips at the start of every month, this is done sometime at the last of the month.
  • Reporting unsafe acts, damage of equipment immediately.
  • Documentation of appropriate paperwork.
  • Welding as directed
  • Responsible for ensuring compliance with Birch Hills County policies and procedures and Health and Safety Guidelines.
  • Other related duties and responsibilities that may be assigned from time to time by the Supervisor.


To apply send resume to shopsupervisor@birchhillscounty.com

Birch Hills County -780-694-3793