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Parks Summer Students (7 positions)

Location: Parks

Date Posted: March 3rd, 2020
Closing Date: April 10th, 2020 - 12:00pm

Parks Summer Students (7 positions)

Location: Parks

Date Posted: March 3rd, 2020
Closing Date: April 10th, 2020 - 12:00pm

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Parks Summer Students (7 positions)

Summer Student

Location:

Parks

Competition #:

7441

Open To:

Everyone

Date Posted:

March 3rd, 2020

Closing Date:

April 10th, 2020 - 12:00pm

Details:

Position Summary

The Town of Vegreville has 7 Parks Summer Student positions available; 5 Post-secondary and 2 High School. The employee in this position is directly responsible for operating equipment and performing various duties that involve the grounds maintenance of the parks, campgrounds and open spaces within the town.

This employee is a respected member of an effective working team, dedicated to maintaining and improving our community and will serve the public with courtesy and respect. As an employee, this person shall establish and maintain a good working relationship with all departments. Sound judgement and discretion must be used when responding to inquiries regarding classified and confidential information.

Duties and Responsibilities 

  • Maintain positive relations with employees and the public.
  • Grass maintenance, weed trimming, and flower beds
  • Maintain outdoor facilities for cleanliness
  • Operate hand, garden tools and implements
  • Assist in tree and hedge trimming
  • Maintain campground and picnic areas throughout the town
  • Planting and watering of trees
  • Small equipment maintenance as per operator manual and supervisor requirements
  • Assist facilities department when required

Qualifications

  • Must be a current student.
  • Valid class 5 driver’s license
  • Experience with all types of lawn maintenance equipment
  • Experience operating riding lawnmowers
  • Large equipment operation, such as tractors, would be considered an asset
  • One-year direct experience in the operation of medium type mobile equipment.
  • An equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered.
  • Capable of working with minimum supervision and self-motivated.
  • Physically capable of performing the work assigned.
  • Must have comprehensive knowledge of Safety Standards and adhere to standards at all times.

To apply 

To apply for this position please email your resume to [email protected]

Thank you to all that apply. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted

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