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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.

  • Procurement Coordinator


    Closing Applications:  Open Until a Suitable Candidate is Selected

    Job Type:  Permanent, Full-time

    Salary Range:  $43,362.62 - $59,623.61

    Location: Olds, Alberta 

    The Procurement Coordinator will be responsible for the timely procurement of goods and services for Olds College, ensuring cost effectiveness commensurate with quality. Ensuring that all purchases shall be in accordance with Olds College standard practices, applicable trade agreements and all municipal, provincial and federal laws. This position will promote and maintain a high level of communication and liaison with the external supplier community and Olds College departments.

  • Coordinator, Mental Health

    Competition #:  18015M

    Salary Range:  $47,695.18 to $65,580.88

    Position Type: Permanent, Full-time

    Closing Date: February 21, 2018

    Location: Olds, Alberta

    Olds College is looking for an experienced Mental Health Coordinator. This position is responsible for developing, documenting and ensuring the implementation of a Mental Health Strategy for Olds College.

  • Coordinator, Student Accounts & Financial Aid

    Competition #:  18016M

    Salary Range:   $58,177.18 to $79,993.63

    Position Type: Permanent, Full-time

    Closing Date: February 28, 2018

    Location: Olds, Alberta

    Olds College is looking for an experienced professional to take on the role of Coordinator, Student Accounts and Financial Aid. This position plays a key role in the provision of an excellent front-end customer service experience and related processes for the Office of the Registrar.  

  • Campus Facilities & Sustainability Analyst

    COMPETITION #: 18012C

    Closing Applications:  February 22, 2018

    Job Type: Full-time, Term - up to 18 months

    Hourly Pay Rate: $22.00 to $30.25

    Location: Olds, Alberta 

    Reporting to the Director, Campus Facilities & Sustainability the Campus Facilities & Sustainability Analyst will be responsible for monitoring and evaluating process effectiveness, document trends, recommend and implement modifications to processes in order to improve effectiveness.

  • Service Worker I, Grounds

    COMPETITION #: 18013A

    Closing Applications:  February 26, 2018

    Job Type: Temporary/Casual

    Hourly Pay Rate: $19.04 (Step 1) to $21.00 (Step 5)

    Location: Olds, Alberta

    The Grounds Department within Campus Facilities currently has a temporary full-time opportunity for a Service Worker I to work on the Olds College and Community Learning Campus (CLC) grounds. The anticipated term of employment is from early March 2018 to early November, 2018. The successful candidate will be required to work a variety of shifts including evenings and some weekends. 

  • Manager, Conference Services

    Manage all aspects of conference services and the short-term stay accommodation program including administration, planning, marketing and staff supervision; develop and implement an effective marketing strategy that ensures minimum annual net revenue goal is met; maximise occupancy of available residence spaces; ensure appropriate budget and expenditure control in accordance with Departmental goals and the Colleges policies pertaining to cash handling and expenditure control; ensure conference office and front counter is staffed adequately and provides appropriate and friendly customer service.

  • Director, International

    The Director, International provides both strategic and operational leadership for Olds College and is responsible for cross-institutional international student planning and success in accordance with the mission, values, goals, and policies of the College. Working and planning collaboratively with administration and Faculties to: set international recruitment and retention targets; monitor and assess international student success strategies; promote a strong and positive experience for international students; oversee international exchange programs; propose and implement business development strategies; coordinate international projects and partnerships; set and achieve established enrolment and persistence targets; and further the internationalization of Olds College.

  • Director, Business Development

    The Director, Business Development reports to the Vice President Corporate Services, S/he is responsible for developing and advancing relationships with employers, businesses and other external organizations to further the work-related opportunities of continuing Education programs, Corporate training and Conference services.

  • Research Technician II - Turfgrass

    Competition #: 18003A

    Salary Range: $46,773.05 - $54,610.09

    Position Type: Permanent, Full-time

    Closing Date: March 15, 2018

    Location: Olds, Alberta

    Olds College Centre for Innovation along with their industry partner, the Alberta Turfgrass Research Foundation, has established the Prairie Turfgrass Research Centre at Olds College in order to conduct industry priority research.  We are currently looking for a Research Technician II, to fulfill technical responsibilities within the turfgrass research program.

Student Opportunities
  • 18005u Grounds - Gardens


    Closing Applications:  Open Until a Suitable Candidate is Selected

    Job Type:  Temporary

    Hourly Rate:   $13.60 -$16.00

    Location: Olds, Alberta 

    Olds College is seeking summer students to work on the Olds College and Community Learning Campus (CLC) Grounds OR Botanical Garden / Greenhouse / Agriculture Plots. The anticipated term of employment for these positions may extend from early March, 2018 (May 1, 2018 for Botanic Gardens) to early September, 2018.

  • Conference & Event Services

    Competition #:  18017U

    Wage:   $13.60

    Position Type: Student, Temporary

    Closing Date: March 20, 2018

    Location: Olds, Alberta

    The Conference & Event Services Summer Student is responsible for providing high quality hospitality services, such as reception and administrative services to the Coordinator and Coordinator Assistant of Conference & Event Services. This position will directly interact with internal and external clients in providing a full range of services to meet conferencing requirements.

  • Lily Collection / Botanic Gardens / Plots


    Closing Applications:  Open Until a Suitable Candidate is Selected

    Job Type:  Temporary

    Hourly Rate: $13.60 - $16.00

    Location: Olds, Alberta 

    The Olds College School of Environment, in cooperation with the Alberta Regional Lily Society, has a seasonal opportunity for a summer student. This position will assist with the ongoing maintenance and development of the Lily Collection within the Olds College Botanic Garden and Research Plots.

  • Student Brewer Assistant (2)

    COMPETITION #: 18010U

    Closing Applications:  March 11, 2018

    Job Type:  Temporary

    Hourly Rate:   $15.00 -$16.00

    Location: Olds, Alberta 

    The Olds College Brewery has two (2) summer job opportunities available for brewery students interested in working at the Olds College Brewery.  Working under the direction of the General Manager and the Brewmaster, the Student Brewery Assistants will work in all areas of the Brewery including assisting with brewing, packaging, deliveries, general commercial operations, and retail. 

  • Summer Recruitment & Events Assistant

    Competition #: 18009U

    Hourly Rate: $14.00/hour

    Position Type: Summer Term

    Closing Date: March 18, 2018

    Location: Olds, Alberta

    The Office of the Registrar has an opportunity for a student to assist with summer events, tours and office duties. The anticipated term of employment is from May 2018 through August 2018 working 36.25 hours per week.