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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 a  quality education in an environment that is designed to promote academic excellence and student success.  

What we offer: 

  • Opportunity to be part of ‘Transforming Agriculture for a Better World’
  • Healthy work environment with highly engaged colleagues
  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Generous vacation leave
  • ‘Olds College in the Community’ engagement leave
  • Professional development and opportunities for growth
  • Competitive salary and benefits package with a defined benefit pension plan (permanent positions).
  • Vibrant campus with a brewery, meat shop, greenhouse and campus store
  • Stability of a 100+ year institution with a bright future.

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.

Our Strategic Plan: Our strategic plan articulates our social purpose and the drivers that will enable our focus toward it. Each strategic driver was created to define our objectives, priority actions and desired outcomes.

Strategic Plan

  • Instructional Assistant- Ag Integration

    Requisition #: 1299

    Hourly Rate: $26.55- $30.87

    Position Type: Full-Time, Temporary

    Closing Date: Until a suitable candidate is selected

    Location: Olds, Alberta

    Olds College and the Werklund School of Agriculture Technology is seeking a full-time temporary Instructional Assistant. The anticipated term of employment is January- April 2021. This position is responsible for supporting learning leading to student success; preparing, distributing, or demonstrating equipment and materials; and assisting students. The Ag Integration Instructional assistant will assist in Ag Tech Integration 3007, Automation and Robotics in Ag 3009 and Network Communications 3003. 

  • Project Support, Teaching and Learning Centre of Innovation

    Requisition #: 1298

    Annual Salary: $47,200- $55,156

    Position Type: Full-Time, Temporary

    Closing Date:  Until a suitable candidate is selected

    Location: Olds, Alberta

    Olds College is seeking a temporary Project Support technician. The anticipated term of employment would be March 01, 2021- February 25, 2022. The Project Support role will work alongside Teaching and Learning Centre of Innovation (TLCI) team members in collaboration with instructors, instructional designers and teaching strategists and perform the necessary administrative functions so that course development objectives are met. This position will also provide technical support using a variety of programs.

  • Office Coordinator

    Requisition #: 1271

    Position Type: Full-Time, Permanent

    Closing Date:  Until a suitable candidate is selected

    Location: Lacombe, Alberta

    The Olds College Field Crop Development Centre is seeking a full time Office Coordinator to operate out of the Lacombe location. The Office Coordinator is responsible for ensuring that all administrative requirements of the Olds College Field Crop Development Centre are met in accordance with approved budgets, college policies and procedures, and comply with good office practices and standards.

  • Research Project Manager

    Requisition #: 1297

    Position Type: Full-Time, Permanent

    Closing Date: Until a suitable candidate is selected

    Location: Olds, Alberta

    Olds College is seeking a permanent full-time Research Project Manager. This position manages and supports the execution of high profile projects and activities within the Olds College Centre for Innovation by integrating the disciplines of engineering, agronomy, data acquisition, analytics, project management, and information processing.

  • Project Lead, Micro Credentials & Career Transitions

    Requisition #: 1296

    Position Type: Full-Time, 1 year contract

    Closing Date: Until a suitable candidate is selected

    Location: Olds, Alberta

    Olds College is seeking a motivated and forward-thinking candidate for the Project Lead, Micro Credentials & Career Transitions role.  Through this 1-Year Pilot, the incumbent will be responsible to advance multiple areas relating to Career Development at Olds College including: Micro-credentials, Co-Curricular Record Program, Career Services, and Work-Integrated Learning.

  • Group Fitness Class Instructor

    Requisition #: 1248

    Position Type: Contract

    Closing Date: Until a 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. 

  • Tutor

    Requisition #: 1241

    Hourly Rate: $20.00

    Position Type: Temporary, Part-Time

    Closing Date: Until suitable candidates are selected

    Location: Olds, Alberta

    A contract opportunity is available to tutor Olds College students both virtually and at the Olds College Learning Commons during the 2020-2021 academic year. Hours vary according to subject and student needs. Applicants must be prepared to work flexible hours, which may include days and/or evenings. 

Student Opportunities
  • Fitness Centre- Student Clerk

    Requisition #: 1234

    Hourly Rate: $15.00 - $16.00

    Position Type: Temporary Part-Time

    Closing Date: Until a Suitable Candidate is Selected

    Location: Olds, Alberta

    The CLC Fitness Centre is looking for energetic, motivated, and dynamic individuals, who want to work in a fast paced environment. The successful candidate must have excellent communication, and administrative skills. This position will report directly to the Community Learning Campus Manager of Fitness and Recreation. 

  • Peer Tutor

    Requisition #: 1242

    Hourly Rate: $15- $16

    Position Type: Temporary, Part-Time

    Closing Date: Until suitable candidates are selected

    Location: Olds, Alberta

    Olds College is seeking students to work as peer tutors both online and within the Learning Commons in all subject areas during the 2020-2021 school year.