Working For The City

Working For The City

The City of Grande Prairie is a Great Place to Work!

Work is a significant portion of your life and we believe you bring your BEST to an organization that offers you the BEST. The City of Grande Prairie is one of the region's premiere employers. We invite you to invest your time, energy and passion into our success and our Community.

Public Service as a Career "Making a Difference"

Public Service is where talented people come to serve together and make a difference in their communities. We're looking for people with a wide range of talents, abilities, a sense of community and pride in their work. Because of the diversity of services offered by a City, there is ample opportunity to grow your career with us!

Life Balance

At the City of Grande Prairie, we recognize that you have a life outside of work. As a City employee, the length of your work week depends on the position and ranges between 35-40 hours, in most cases with weekends off.

Throw in “FUN” in the workplace, wellness events, social activities, community fundraising activities and a supportive work environment, and you won’t find too many other jobs comparable to what the City of Grande Prairie has to offer.

Consider it…WORK and LIFE…a standard at the City of Grande Prairie!

Working & Playing Together

Wellness Events

At the City of Grande Prairie, we believe you work best when you're healthy and well. There are numerous corporate wellness events throughout the year, like:

  • Wellness Events – nutrition, fitness, lifestyle sessions
  • Yoga, Zumba and fitness classes
  • Fitness challenges/Boot Camp
  • Stress Management/Resiliency Training
  • Casual Friday's
  • Christmas Luncheon/party
  • Municipal Government Day

Social Club

As an Employee you can choose to join our Social Club, which coordinates after work social events on a monthly basis – bowling, golfing, curling, swimming, theatre events, paint parties, after-work socials, and a children’s Christmas Party, complete with Santa Claus!