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Careers at Olds College: At Olds College we value our people and are committed to providing a supportive and rewarding work environment. Olds College provides quality education in an environment that is designed to promote student success and lead to employ-ability. Our reputation is one of a unique innovator. Staff bring key training and experience to support student learning in a small, friendly community. Students are encouraged to develop an entrepreneurial mindset and attitude that will serve them well, whether they go on to be an employee or start their own business. 

Student Positions: Every year, Olds College has various summer student employment opportunities which typically extend from May through August of each year. Successful candidates must be a secondary or post-secondary student prior to and/or immediately after their work period. 

If you are an employer that would like to post a job for our students to consider, complete the online submission form. External student job postings can be found on the SAOC Job Postings page.

  • Group Fitness Class Instructor

    Competition #: 1065

    Position Type: Contract

    Closing Date: Open Until Suitable Candidates are Selected

    Location: Olds, Alberta

    The Community Learning Campus Fitness Centre is currently recruiting contract group fitness instructors to lead a variety of programs.  We are seeking candidates who can offer innovative fitness opportunities for students, staff and the surrounding community.  Examples of programs instructors may be required to teach: Pilates, Zumba, Yoga, Boot Camps, Spin, etc. 

  • Recreation Instructor

    Requisition #: 1042

    Hourly Rate: $15.00 - $20.00

    Position Type: Part-Time, Contract

    Closing Date: Until suitable candidates are selected

    Location: Olds, Alberta

    Olds College Community Learning Campus (CLC) is seeking candidates to fill the role of part-time, contract position(s) of Recreation Instructor.  The Recreation Instructor will provide knowledgeable instruction for a variety of fitness, athletic, recreational and sport activities for both youth and adults thereby supporting the Community Learning Campus mandate of providing quality fitness and recreation programs.   This position will commence as soon as possible, and will terminate on June 30, 2019, and will report to the Manager, CLC Fitness Centre.

  • International Student and Faculty Learning Coach

    Requisition #: 1098

    Annual Salary: $58,806.10 - $80,858.39

    Position Type: Full-time, Permanent

    Closing Date: Open until a suitable candidate is selected

    Location: Olds, Alberta

    The International Student & Faculty Learning Coach role is focused on working directly with students and faculty providing expertise and direction to support the academic success of International students at Olds College. 

  • Registrations Administrator, Continuing Education

    Requisition #: 1103

    Annual Salary: $44,128.40 - 51,031.40

    Position Type:  Full-time, Permanent

    Closing Date:  April 17, 2019

    Location:  Olds, Alberta

    Olds College Continuing Education has an exciting opportunity for a regular full-time Registrations Administrator.  

  • Smart Ag Techgronomist

    Requisition #: 1105

    Annual Salary:  $62,509.74 - 85,950.90

    Position Type:    Full-time, 5 Year Term Contract

    Closing Date:    April 30, 2019 or until a suitable candidate has been selected

    Location:    Olds, Alberta

    At Olds College, we see agriculture technology as an enabler of our social purpose where we are “Transforming agriculture for a better world.”  The Olds College Smart Farm is a living lab where our students gain a competitive advantage through hands-on, high tech learning. The full-time role of Smart Ag Techgronomist

  • Research Technician I, Environment/Wetlands/Crops Research

    Requisition #: 1106

    Hourly Rate: $24.25 plus 14% in lieu of vacation and named statutory holidays

    Position Type: Full-time, Temporary

    Closing Date:  April 23, 2019

    Location:  Olds, Alberta

    Olds College Centre for Innovation (OCCI) is currently recruiting for a temporary position of Technician I in the environment, wetlands and crops research areas. OCCI specializes in a wide range of research areas so the candidate will work on a variety of exciting research projects. The anticipated term of employment is from May 1, 2019 to April 30, 2020 with a possible extension.


Student Opportunities
  • Agriculture Research Assistant

    Requisition #: 1096

    Hourly Rate: $15.00- $16.00

    Position Type: Temporary, Full-Time

    Closing Date: Preference will be given to applications received prior to March 24, 2019

    Location:  Olds, Alberta

    The Olds College Centre for Innovation is seeking two students for an Agricultural Research Assistant summer position. The anticipated term of employment extends from April 15 to September 15, with the possibility of extending employment through the harvest season. This is a full-time temporary position. The successful candidates will work closely with scientists and other research staff in ongoing research projects.

  • Health & Wellness Event Assistant, Indigenous Services

    Requisition #: 1107

    Hourly Rate: $15.00 + 14%

    Position Type: Temporary, Full-Time

    Closing Date: Preference will be given to  applications received prior to April 26, 2019.

    Location: Olds, Alberta

    The Student Health & Wellness Centre – Indigenous Services has an opportunity for a student to assist with events, office duties, and horticultural duties. The anticipated term of employment is from May 2019 through August 2019 working 36.25 hours per week.

  • Livestock Production Research Assistant

    Requisition #: 1104

    Hourly Rate: $15.00- $16.00 + 14%

    Position Type: Temporary, Full-Time

    Closing Date: Preference will be given to applications received prior to April 15, 2019

    Location: Olds, Alberta

    The Olds College Centre for Innovation and the Technology Access Centre for Livestock production has one opportunity available for a Student Research Assistant. The position will assist the TAC research team with several research projects that include test interpretation, and assisting with feed and lab trials. The anticipated term of employment is from May 01, 2019 to August 30, 2019.

  • Recreation Assistant

    Requisition #: 1100

    Hourly Rate: $15.00 + 14%

    Position Type: Temporary, Full-Time

    Closing Date: Preference will be given to applications received prior to April 07, 2019

    Location: Olds, Alberta

    The Community Learning Campus is seeking a summer student for the position of Recreation Assistant. The anticipated term of employment is from May 6, 2019 to August 30, 2019. Hours of work are typically 9:00 AM - 5:15 PM with the occasional requirement to work evenings and/or weekends.

  • Sports Management Assistant

    Requisition #: 1101

    Position Type: Temporary, Full-Time

    Hourly Rate: $15.00 per hour + 14 % 

    Closing Date: Preference will be given to applications received prior to April 07, 2019

    Location: Olds

    This position will provide a current student with concrete experience working in the Canadian Sport industry.

  • Student Fitness Centre Clerk

    Requisition #: 1012

    Hourly Rate: $15.00 + 14%

    Position Type: Part-Time, Contract

    Closing Date: Open Until Suitable Candidates are Selected

    Location: Olds, Alberta

    The CLC Fitness Centre is looking for an energetic part time clerk who wants to work at a fun, high paced gym.