PARK ATTENDANTS – WEEKEND GARBAGE AND LITTER COLLECTION
(Temporary, Full Time)
Located on the traditional, ancestral and unceded lands of theSquamish, Tsleil-Waututh and Musqueam Nations, West Vancouver is a vibrant community on the North Shore and home to parks, beaches, and to sports, recreation and arts amenities. Our dedicated staff deliver services, operate facilities and run the programs that enhance the well-being of our community. We are seeking employees with a passion for public service who share our commitment to creating a complete, inclusive and livable community.
The West Vancouver Parks Department accepting applications for temporary full-time Park Attendants to work in garbage and litter collection. The primary duty of this position will be emptying garbage and collecting litter during the afternoons and evenings in District Parks. The successful candidate will be required to work on weekends.
The work for this position is considered manual work, requiring effort and stamina. The successful candidates may also be required to assist staff with: park construction; maintaining playgrounds, sports fields, and grass areas; horticulture; cemetery duties; and other related duties as operationally required.
Applicants must have:
- General knowledge concerning safe use of landscape maintenance equipment and tools
- Sufficient physical strength, stamina and coordination to permit the performance of manual outdoor work in all types of weather;
- Experience with operating trucks;
- An aptitude/interest in Parks operations; and,
- Possession of a valid Class 5 Driver’s Licence for the Province of BC.
During the assessment process, successful candidates will be required to submit an acceptable Driver’s Abstract from ICBC. These positions are expected to be required late spring into the early fall. Candidates must be available for the duration of this period. The length of these assignments will be dependent upon operational requirements.
The successful candidate is required to supply a Police Information and a copy of their credentials.
This posting does not list all the duties of the position, nor does it fully detail the required skills, knowledge and abilities, licenses and certificates required of candidates. For details please refer to the Class Specification which is available for inspection in the Human Resources Department or on WestNet.
Union (WVMEA) – Temporary, Full Time
Hours of Work:
40 hour work week, from 7:30am to 4:00pm
Starting Rate of Pay:
$27.45 + 12% in lieu of benefits
This position has a pay structure with three steps increase after certain hours.
11:59 p.m. on June 8, 2023
Please visit the District of West Vancouver’s Career Portal on our website at www.westvancouver.ca/careers to apply for this position.
We want to thank all applicants, however only those chosen to be interviewed will be contacted
Park Attendant - Waste Collection Weekends
Experience an asset
West Vancouver, BC
Other trades certificate or diploma
May 25, 2023, 12:51 pm
June 24, 2023, 11:59 pm
District of West Vancouver