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The Corporation of the City of North Vancouver

Park Attendant


Temporary Full-time

The City of North Vancouver is the urban core of the beautiful North Shore and has a long-term vision to be “The Healthiest Small City in the World”, with five key priorities to be a City for People, a Liveable City, a Vibrant City, a Connected City and a Prosperous City.
 
The Engineering Parks & Environment Department (Engineering Operations) is looking for temporary full-time Park Attendants to join their team from April until approximately November 2024.
 
In the Park Attendant role, you will be responsible for maintenance and custodial work involving the care and upkeep of recreational areas, and overseeing the use of civic areas. 
 
You will perform manual work entailing general maintenance, collecting litter and emptying garbage containers, cleaning washrooms, answering questions from the public regarding use of the facilities and general inquiries about matters such as sports fields, change rooms, and events.   You will also patrol areas checking for vandalism, monitoring public conduct, and participating in general maintenance and construction work as required.  In addition you will liaise with event organizers and may be required to assist in the set up and take down of equipment for events.
           
You will have considerable knowledge of the regulations and practices governing the use, maintenance and layout of recreational areas, related experience in parks maintenance and a good knowledge of the methods, materials, tools and equipment used in general parks maintenance and construction work.  A demonstrated ability to perform heavy physical manual work in all types of weather is required. This position requires someone that can fulfill its duties under minimal supervision as you will be working independently. You must also be able to communicate courteously with the public and embrace values such as teamwork, respect, a positive attitude, professionalism and integrity.  A valid Class 5 BC Driver’s License is required.
 
Salary:           
$33.82 per hour
(January 2024 rates)
 
Hours of Work:
Any eight (8) consecutive hours, exclusive of an unpaid one-half hour meal break, between the hours of 6:30 a.m. and 12:00 a.m., including weekend and evening work.  It is anticipated that there will be two shifts scheduled, Friday - Tuesday 2:45pm-11:15pm, and Wednesday – Sunday 2:45pm-11:15pm
 
If you are passionate about making the City of North Vancouver an even greater place to live, work and play, apply on-line through the Career Portal at www.cnv.org by Monday, February 26, 2024
 
Thank you for your interest in the City of North Vancouver.
 
Posting:  2024-0029                                                                                                 
February 12, 2024
 
We respectfully acknowledge that we live and work on the traditional and unceded territories of the Sḵwx̱ wú7mesh (Squamish) and Səl̓ ílwətaɬ (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations. The City of North Vancouver is committed to Reconciliation with these Nations, who have lived on these lands since time immemorial.


Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Parks & Recreation, Construction, Janitorial/Custodial Services
Posted: February 12, 2024, 3:49 pm
Expires: February 26, 2024, 4:30 pm
Employment Type: Full Time
Employment Length: Temporary
Education Requirement: Other trades certificate or diploma
Job Experience: Experience an asset
Rate: $33.82 Hour