2017 Municipal Election


Job Opportunities

The County of Paintearth No. 18


Permanent Full Time Divisional Grader Operator

Crowfoot Crossing…Remembering Our Past, Building Our Future

The County of Paintearth is seeking a Divisional Grader operator to join our Public Works team.

The successful individual will work out of the Brownfield Grader Shop and reports directly to the Assistant Director of Public Work. This individual will be responsible for the summer and winter maintenance of 100 miles of gravel roads in the Brownfield area. The County of Paintearth No. 18 has a comprehensive benefits plan and participates in the Local Authorities Pension Plan.  The salary grid is between $28.51 and $35.06 per hour.


  • 3 to 5 years’ experience in summer and winter road maintenance would be an asset
  • General knowledge of servicing equipment
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and ability to deal effectively with the public
  • General knowledge of Occupational Health and Safety regulations
  • Current certification or willing to obtain certification in:
    1. WHMIS
    2. Transportation of Dangerous Goods
    3. First Aid
  • Class 3 Driver’s License with air brake endorsement
  • Driver’s abstract will be required

All positions with the County of Paintearth will be under the International Union of Operating Engineers Local 955.

Interested individuals are invited to forward resume with references by 4:00 pm, June 5th, 2017, to:

Attention: Divisional Grader Position Brownfield Opportunity
County of Paintearth No. 18
Hwy 12 & Twp 374
Box 509
Castor, AB T0C 0X0
Phone: 403.882.3285
Fax: 403.882.3560
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Land Sale Opportunities

Crowfoot Crossing Industrial Subdivision
Intersection of Hwy 12 and Hwy 36
County of Paintearth No. 18
2016 Information Package

Thank you for your inquiry about Crowfoot Crossing, located just 2 miles east of the Town of Castor in the County of Paintearth, “Energy Capital of East Central Alberta”.

Situated at the prime location of the intersection of Highway 12 (primary highway between Red Deer, AB and the Saskatchewan border) and Highway 36 (high load corridor from USA to Wood Buffalo), Crowfoot Crossing industrial subdivision is a 70+ acre fully serviced land development by the County of Paintearth.

With three parcels currently developed housing the County Administration Office, a Central Alberta Co-op gas bar and cardlock facility, Alberta Highway Rest Area, and a fourth parcel recently sold to be developed into an agricultural chemical warehouse and sales operation, Crowfoot Crossing has parcels available of various sizes with great highway visibility, flexible configurations, and may be subdivided to suit individual needs.  Please refer to the attached subdivision layout and lot information sheet, as well as the land development regulations for the district.

For more information please contact the Development Officer at the contacts listed on the attached card.  Thank you for your interest!

View lots, addresses and price information