City of Yorkton seeks Community Safety Officer


Community Safety Officer

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Enforce Municipal Bylaws such as the Property Standards Bylaw, Traffic Bylaw, Animal Control Bylaw, Cat Control Bylaw, and other Bylaws as required. 
  •  Inspect properties, take pictures, document, etc.
  • Capture strays cats or loose dogs using traps, snare poles, and other required methods.
  • Issue Orders and/or fines as needed to achieve Bylaw compliance. 
  • Educate the public about different Bylaws, Provincial Statutes and infractions.
  • Enforcement of various Provincial Acts such as Traffic Safety Act, Alcohol and Gaming Regulations Act, Highways and Transportation Act, Environmental Management and Protection Act, All-Terrain Vehicle Act, Snowmobile Act, etc.
  • Enforcement may include using radar speed measurement technology or weight measurement scales.
  • Coordinate with the RCMP, Liquor and Gaming Authority, and the Ministry of Highways and Infrastructure to assist with enforcement, notify pertinent departments of upcoming safety blitz’, etc. 
  • Records Management – Investigate and document situations as required and file investigation accordingly. 
  • Prepare files for Court and Prosecute unpaid Bylaw Violation Tickets.



  • Grade 12 or Equivalent
  • 2 years of experience within Bylaw Enforcement, RCMP, Police, or Commercial Vehicle Enforcement
  • Community Safety Officer, Bylaw Enforcement Officer Training, or Special Constable Training mandatory
  • Class 5 Driver’s license required
  • Must possess and maintain an RCMP Security Clearance


Interested applicants are invited to apply online at