Category : Employment Opportunities

Are you interested in volunteering your time during an emergency?

The District of Sparwood is currently seeking Emergency Support Services (ESS) volunteers to assist residents who are forced to leave their homes because of fire, floods, hazmat spills or other emergencies. If you are interested in volunteering, please contact the ESS Director, Joyce Kutzner, at 250.425.4752 or by email at

Employment Opportunity: Deputy Director of Fire Services (Deputy Chief)

The District of Sparwood is seeking applications from qualified individuals for the position of Deputy Director of Fire Services (Deputy Chief). Reporting to and under the direction of the Director of Fire Services (Fire Chief), the Deputy Director of Fire Services (Deputy Chief) will provide support with the administration, communications, public relations, fire inspections, strategic direction, leadership and management in all aspects of fire and emergency services.

View the job description and application details here.

Student Employment Opportunities

The District of Sparwood is looking for 2 enthusiastic individuals this summer to fill the Administrative Assistant, and Fire Services Assistant positions within the District Of Sparwood from Monday, May 7, 2018 to Friday, August 24, 2018 (earliest end date).

Employment Opportunity: Cash (Casual on Call)

The District of Sparwood is accepting applications for a Cashier (Casual on Call) in the Community and Facility Services Department. The Casual on Call Cashier provides exemplary customer service and is well versed in facility policies, procedures, programs and events. Read the full blog post for more details.

Student Employment Opportunity: Summer Parks and Greenbelt Workers

The District of Sparwood is looking for energetic and enthusiastic students who will be employed for the summer as parks and greenbelt workers beginning May 7, 2018 through to August 24, 2018.  

Deadline for applications is 4:00pm (MDT) on Thursday, March 29, 2018.

Employment Opportunity: Lifeguard Instructor 2

The District of Sparwood is accepting applications for the position of Lifeguard Instructor 2 with the Community & Facility Services Department.

Please click here to view the posting.

Employment Opportunity: Lifeguard (Casual on Call)

Reporting to the Director of Community & Facility Services, lifeguards are responsible for the safe supervision of the public in the aquatics centre. The incumbent supervises and ensures the safety of pool users in accordance with established safety guidelines, provides lifesaving skills including first aid, resuscitation and other emergency revival techniques as required; Plans, organizes leads special events within the pool area as assigned; Provides and ensures proper day to day maintenance and cleanliness of pool and surrounding areas such as deck and changing rooms.