Summer Student Labourers

City of Parksville


Written applications will be accepted until 4 pm on Thursday, March 28, 2019, for the following Summer Student Labourer temporary summer term positions with the Operations Department of the City of Parksville.

Summer Student Labourers

Temporary Summer Term Positions (Multiple positions)

This is routine manual work involving considerable physical effort and agility in the performance of a variety of unskilled and limited semi-skilled construction and maintenance tasks requiring the exercise of one or more acquired skills in the parks department. A student labourer employee of this class works under the close supervision of a supervisor who issues detailed and oral instructions on all but the very routine duties and frequently inspects the work during progress and upon completion.

Please note: Weekend work will be involved.

  • Must be a student (under 30 years of age, registered as a full-time student in the previous academic year and intending to return to school on a full-time basis in the next academic year, pursuant to the HRSDC requirements),with a basic knowledge of horticultural or practical gardening and an interest in parks type work.
  • Must possess a valid Class 5 BC Drivers Licence and a good driving record.
  • Completion of a current WHMIS course is required.
  • Completion of Level I First Aid Training and Certification.
  • Completion of a traffic controller training program would be considered an asset.  

These are unionized positions. The salary is $17.89 per hour (January 1, 2019 rate) based on a 40 hour work week (from approximately April 2019 to the end of August 2019), in accordance with the current Collective Agreement.

Prior to applying, please visit our website for the full job description –

Please submit your detailed resume and covering letter to

NOTE: The recruitment process may consist of interview(s) and testing.

N.B. Thank you to all those who apply; however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

City of Parksville | 100 Jensen Avenue East | P O Box 1390, Parksville, BC V9P 2H3
Phone 250 248-6144 | Fax 250 248-6650 |

Organization: City of Parksville
Location: Parksville, BC
Region: North and Central Vancouver Island / Sunshine Coast
Professional Category(s): Public Works & Operations
Posted: March 14, 2019, 8:56 am
Expires: March 28, 2019, 4:00 pm

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