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Accounts Payable Administrator

The Eastern Irrigation District (EID), Brooks, Alberta, seeks a part time Accounts Payable Administrator to join our team. The Accounts Payable Administrator provides timely and accurate processing and payment of accounts payables and consists of 5 hours per day, 5 days per week. This position reports to the Financial Services Supervisor and works alongside 5 other team members, supervisors from all departments and other departmental positions to provide back up and assistance, as required.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Process incoming invoices in compliance with financial policies and procedures.
  • Balance and process each account payable batch and post each batch to the General Ledger.
  • Process timely payments of vendor invoices in compliance with financial policies and procedures.
  • Maintain accounts payable filing systems.
  • Reconcile supplier statements and resolve any issues that arise.
  • Conduct research and produce accounts payable-related reports as requested;
  • Assist, as requested, with other accounting cycle functions including month end, year end and audit.

Job Qualifications:

  • Three to five years of broadly-based accounting related experience
  • Post-secondary accounting diploma (2 year program) or certificate, preferred
  • Strong analytical, reconciliation, research and problem solving skills
  • Technical proficiency in the use and operation of computerized accounting systems
  • Well-developed word processing (Word) and excellent spreadsheet (Excel) skills
  • Ability and willingness to work independently as well as productively and cooperatively in a team environment
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to manage multiple tasks, produce accurate results and meet deadlines
  • Clean criminal records report

The EID offers a competitive salary, a comprehensive benefits package including a defined benefit pension plan, along with learning and development opportunities. Interested applicants are invited to submit a resume and cover letter to humanresources@eid.ca. Click HERE for a complete job description.

We thank all applicants for your interest in the EID; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. This competition will remain open until the end of the day Friday, February 28, 2020.

Human Resources
Eastern Irrigation District
Box 128, 550 Industrial Road West
Brooks, AB
T1R 1B2
Fax: 403-362-6206


Seasonal Positions

The Eastern Irrigation District (EID), Brooks, Alberta, seeks an energetic, well organized individuals to fill student seasonal positions (April 27 to August 31, 2020) within the EID. Applicants should be well motivated and able to perform his/her duties with limited supervision. A valid Alberta Driver's License is required.

Any students wishing to return please forward a letter of intent to secure your employment.

The following positions are offered to our Seasonal staff:

  • SEASONAL HABITAT DEVELOPMENT AIDES
  • SEASONAL AQUATIC INVASIVE SPECIES AIDES
  • ROLLING HILLS CAMPGROUND MAINTENANCE
  • BASSANO DAM TENDERS
  • MOWER OPERATORS
  • LABOURERS

Interested applicants are invited to submit a resume to Kathy Bowlby, kathy.bowlby@eid.ca, or humanresources@eid.ca, stating their experience, qualifications, along with three recent relevant work related references. Deadline for applications will be end of day February 7, 2020.

We thank all applicants for your interest in the EID, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Human Resources
Eastern Irrigation District
Box 128, 550 Industrial Road West
Brooks, AB
T1R 1B2
Fax: 403-362-6206


Assistant General Manager (Legal and Corporate Services)

The Eastern Irrigation has an opening for "Assistant General Manager (Legal and Corporate Services)".

Please click this link to view a comple job description and for information on how to apply for this position.