Positions Available: Parks & Recreation Summer Students

The Municipality of Highlands East is currently seeking two (2) Parks & Recreation Summer Students.

The Parks & Property Department has two student positions available for the summer of 2017. The successful candidates will report to the Property Supervisor. This position requires students to assist in the Parks & Property Department performing interior & exterior maintenance of municipal buildings & parks properties.

Students will be required to work 32 to 40 hours per week including weekends.  Weekend work is for Garbage collection.  May 15th to June 30th Saturday and Sunday shifts will be on a bi-weekly rotation for 4 hours per day. Starting July 1st students will be required to work every Saturday for 4 hours.  

To apply, general skills & education preferred include:

  • Related education and work experience
  • Maintenance and cleaning experience i.e. grass cutting & weed eating
  • A valid “G2” driver’s license and provide a recent MTO Driver’s Abstract upon being offered and prior to starting employment
  • Valid First Aid/CPR Level “C”/AED certification, would be an asset
  • Knowledge of Occupational Health and Safety & WHMIS, would be an asset 

If you are interested in applying, applications clearly marked “Application - Parks & Recreation Summer Student” may be submitted on or before 4:30PM, Friday, April 28th, 2017 via mail, in person, fax or email. Interested applicants may submit their resume, in confidence to: 

Jim Alden, Property Supervisor
Municipality of Highlands East
P.O. Box 295, 2249 Loop Road
Wilberforce, ON, K0L 3C0
Fax: 705-448-2532
E-Mail: jalden@highlandseast.ca

We thank all applicants for their interest but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

The Municipality of Highlands East is an equal opportunity employer. In accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, the information gathered will be used solely for candidate selection purposes only.