Maintenance

Oiling Crew
Crew duties are to:
  • Patch oil and paved roads as required using pot hole patch machine and cold mix material
  • Assist in Hamlets with water sewer issuers as needed
  • Install snow fence
  • Operate snow plows in winter months
  • Assist other crews as needed
Maintainer Operators
Crew duties are to:
  • Maintain Roads using priority system of school bus routes, confined livestock feeding operations and all other roads are based on traffic volume
  • Grade districts ranging from 193 to 341 kilometers in size
  • Grade and maintain the road system within the Municipal District of Taber using 10 full time units
  • Winter snow plowing using the same priority for maintenance with the exception to pavement and oil that we try to stop ice build up. Note: private driveways are not plowed by the M.D. except during an emergency (fire, ambulance etc.)
  • Install signs
Equipment Repair, Maintenance & Fabrication
There is a crew of full-time licensed mechanics and welders on staff. Crew duties are to:
  • Conduct a majority of maintenance of equipment
  • Repair a majority of equipment in winter months along with staff
  • Welder does fabrication as required as well as regular maintenance and repair of equipment
  • Manage new equipment purchases