Job Details: Seasonal Parks and Recreation Operator (May-September)

Job Details
Open Date Jun 08 2022 - 01:20:00 PM Close Date Jun 30 2022 - 04:30:00 PM
Position Title Seasonal Parks and Recreation Operator (May-September) Posting Type Seasonal Temporary
Posting Status Active Position Length Full Time
Department Group Parks and Recreation Hours per Week 40
Department Infrastructure and Community Services Openings 1
Education High School Diploma Experience 0 - 2 years
Location Port Stanley Arena
Union Position No


The Municipality of Central Elgin is a progressive, growing urban and rural municipality located on the north shore of Lake Erie in the heart of southwestern Ontario adjacent to London and St. Thomas.  The Municipality is a major tourist destination in Southwestern Ontario given it’s multitude of public beaches, sports fields, community, and area parks. 

The Municipality is currently seeking to fill a seasonal full time position for the Parks and Recreation Department).  The position is for 40 hours per week from mid May to early September 2022. Must be available to work weekends.

Reporting to the Parks and Recreation Superintendent, Seasonal Parks and Recreation are responsible for the day to day maintenance of municipally owned parks and beaches.  Duties include planting and weeding of flower beds and planters, watering, garbage and litter pickup, minor grass cutting and trimming, construction of landscape amenities, and cleaning of public washrooms and spaces.

Desired qualifications:

  • Able to work as contributing member in a team environment
  • Good physical condition
  • Experience in horticulture and/or landscaping would be considered an asset.
  • G2 drivers license
  • Excellent interpersonal skills

Hourly Rate: $15.04

How to Apply:

Click on "Apply Now" and answer all Pre-Screen questions. To be considered for the position all pre-screen question will need to be completed. Resume and cover letters can be uploaded

Closing date: June  30, 2022 @ 4:30 pm

 Accessibility accommodations are available for all parts of the recruitment process.  Applicants must make their needs known in advance.

Personal information is collected pursuant to the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and will be used only to evaluate the suitability of applicants for employment.  Questions respecting the collection of information should be directed to the CAO/Clerk of The Corporation of the Municipality of Central Elgin.