Career Opportunities



Public Works Laborer – 3 Positions

  •  May 1 to September 1 (2 positions)   
  • June 26 to September 1 (1 position)

The Town of Onoway is currently accepting applications for seasonal summer employment with Public Works.  These positions will assist in performing a variety of tasks (mowing, trimming, parks maintenance, road maintenance, and other duties as assigned). 

The Public Works Laborer position will be responsible for ensuring the maintenance of flower beds, flower pots and planters.  This will include weeding, watering, trimming and pruning.  As well as other duties as assigned by the Public Works Foreman.

Hours of work are Monday – Friday 7:00 am – 3:30 pm, 40 hrs per week.  Successful candidates must be willing to work in various weather conditions. Position wage range is $17.00 - $21.00.

The successful candidate must have:

  • Valid driver’s license (min class 5) A drivers abstract may be requested prior to employment.
  • CSA approved steel toed boots
  • Preference will be given to those returning to school in the fall.
  • These positions may be funded in part through the Canada Summer Jobs program.
  • The ideal candidate for the Summer Laborer position will have a strong interest in flowers and gardening. You will be willing to work as a team and take direction from the Public Works Foreman.


Application deadline is 12:00 noon on Friday, April 10, 2023.

E-mail your Resume, as well as 3 References to Public Works Foreman Craig Rudderham:

The Town of Onoway thanks all applicants; however only those selected for interviews will be contacted. 

  Some or all positions may not be filled due to budget or funding restrictions