2019 Slave Lake Airport Employment Opportunity

The Slave Lake Airport Services Commission is seeking an individual for the following Full-Time, Permanent position:                                                                          Airport Operations Assistant.
Reporting to the airport manager the assistant will be responsible for the daily operation and maintenance of the airport.
• Operate and maintain all airport equipment.
• Maintain airport infrastructure including buildings, airport lighting and maneuvering surfaces.
• Perform daily runway checks, issue NOTAMS, condition reports and other required reports.
• Be on call after hours
• Operate aircraft radio equipment
• Other duties as assigned
• Possess a grade 12 diploma
• 3 years’ experience in a related environment
• Possess a valid Restricted Radio Operators License
• Good communication skills – written and verbal.
• Class 5 drivers license with Air Brake Endorsement and drivers abstract
• Strong mechanical aptitude is a must
• Familiar with administrative duties and Microsoft Office (Outlook,Word, Excel, Access)
• Familiar with airport standards and regulations an asset
We offer:
• Great work environment
• Competitive wages
• Benefits
• LAPP Pension Plan
Please include a current resume to be considered for the position.
Resumes can be submitted to:
Slave Lake Airport Services Commission, Box 1030, Slave Lake, AB , T0G-2A0                Email to:
Deadline for submissions: until a suitable individual is hired.
Position to commence: May 2019
Only those selected for consideration/interview will be contacted.
Aptitude tests will be required

2018 Runway Overlay   Paving

The runway overlay project was completed ahead of schedule with the runway re-opening the afternoon of September 28th.

Funding for the project is provided by the Community Airports Program component of the Alberta Strategic Transportation Infrastructure Program. The grant will cover 75% of the cost, the additional 25% will come from Airport Capital Reserves. Total cost is estimated at $1,800,000.


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Airport Lighting Upgrade      Edge Lights

 On March 17, 2016 the Town of Slave Lake was approved for a grant of $347,850 through the Alberta Community Partnership (ACP) program under the Inter-Municipal Collaboration component in support of the Airport Lighting Project. The total project budget was approved at $439,200 with an estimated completed cost of under $415,000. The additional funds required over and above the grant will come from Airport Capital Reserves ..Read More..

Conference Room Available

Confrence Room

Conference Room

If you are flying into Slave Lake and require a meeting room, one is available in the Air Terminal Building. The room seats 10 persons comfortably and WiFi access is available.  If you would like to book this room, contact the Airport Manager at 780.849.3089 or by email at One week prior notice would be appreciated.

Weather Cameras

To view Nav Canada AWOS weather cameras  Click Here.

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