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|Town of Canmore||
Posted Date: April 20, 2023
Closing Date: May 30, 2023
|Contact||The Town of Canmore|
Why work for the Town of Canmore? This is the perfect job to complement your winter seasonal employment or university schooling. As part of the Town of Canmore Parks team you will put your mind, labour and equipment operation skills to work. You will be amazed at what can be achieved when people work together with a passion for this community. Parks maintenance work is critical in keeping Canmore beautiful and enjoyable for all who live here and visit us.
Position Overview: Reporting to the Parks Team Leaders, the successful candidates will assist with the maintenance of public assets such as:
All individuals will be required to drive ½ – 3/4-ton trucks (short and long box).
Selected individuals will drive vehicles / equipment such as:
Selected individuals will provide assistance to the Parks Team Leaders by:
Qualifications and Attributes: The successful candidates must possess an unrestricted Class 5 Alberta Driver’s License. In addition, you must possess the following attributes:
Hours and Season: This is a temporary seasonal position, working 40 hours/week, generally over 5 days. Start dates are available for May 30th or June 6th 2023. Contract ending through September & October 2023. Shift, weekend, statutory holiday (July 1st), and emergency response work shall be required as needed. Unpaid vacation during the term maybe approved pending length of service as: 4 months – 5 days, 5 months – 6 days, 6 month – 7 days, 7 months – 8 days.
Wage: The starting rate for this position is $21.35 per hour. The Town offers a Health Spending Account for returning Parks Workers.
Closing Date for Applications: Application closing date is May 7th at 9.59pm (MT).
How to Apply
Applicants are required to state their preferred start and end date, qualifications, and attributes.
To apply, please combine your cover letter and resume into a single document (PDF or Word) and apply here.
To help us learn more about you, in your cover letter please clearly detail the following:
Why you want to be a Parks Worker with the Town of Canmore? Why Canmore?
What interpersonal skills and attitude you have that would make you a great addition to our team?
The Town of Canmore is an inclusive and equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to age, colour, race, gender, ancestry, ethnic origin, disability or sexual orientation. Persons with disabilities who anticipate needing accommodations for any part of the application process may contact, in confidence, email@example.com
Prior to beginning work, the successful candidate will be required to submit all required certifications and documentation, including driver`s abstract and records checks. The Town of Canmore wishes to express our appreciation to all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position. However, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.
The Alberta Recreation & Parks Association would like to acknowledge the First Nations, the Métis, and all of the people across Alberta who share a history and a deep connection with this land. We dedicate ourselves to moving forward in partnership with Indigenous communities in the spirit of reconciliation and collaboration.