The Town of Cardston is currently seeking an experienced Community Peace Officer Level 1. Reporting to the Chief Administrative Officer, the Community Peace Officer 1 (CPO1) is to provide education and enforcement of Town Bylaws and Provincial Statutes as per the approved budget, policies and procedures of the Town of Cardston.

The CPO1 is also responsible to ensure a safe and pleasant community through community involvement, positive visibility in the community and public relations.

The minimum level of education required to perform these duties are:
• Completion of Grade 12 Diploma
• Successful completion of an approved P.A.R.E. in an approved amount of time
• Successful completion of the Community Peace Officer Induction Course taught at the Solicitor General and Public Security Staff College and,

The minimum experience required to perform these duties are:
• Two (2) years of applicable Law Enforcement experience;
• Ability to interpret and enforce Town Bylaws and Provincial Statutes;
• Effective written, presentation and oral communication skills;
• Well developed public relations skills; must be able to respond courteously and professionally when enforcing bylaws and statutes and have a proven ability to resolve conflict situations; and,
• Clean Criminal Records Check, Driver’s Abstract and Valid Class 5 license.

Other Valuable Assets and Qualifications:
• Approved Radar and Laser training course
• Emergency Vehicle Operators Certificate
• Naloxone Administration Training
• CTOM’s POD Survival Course
• Training Course in First Nations Policing or experience working within or around a First Nations community

A full job description is available upon request. Compensation includes a competitive benefits and pension plan.

Full-Time • Permanent Employment
Hours: 40 hours per week
Shift Work/ Irregular Schedule
Closing Date: September 6th, 2019

We thank all applicants in advance for their interest, however, only those applicants who will be interviewed will be contacted.

The Town of Cardston welcomes diversity in the workplace and encourages applications from all qualified applicants.

Applicants are invited to forward their resumes, in confidence, to
Jeff Shaw (Town of Cardston Chief Administrative Officer)
Mail: Box 280
Cardston, Alberta
T0K 0K0

Fax: (403) 653-2499