Park Attendant Summer Student - Dollar Lake
Head Of Jeddore - Nova Scotia (NS),
Province of Nova Scotia
$16.18 - $21.69 an hour
Apply By: 3/6/2020
Lands and Forestry
Park Attendant Summer Student - Dollar Lake, Student, HEAD OF JEDDORE
Competition # 24076
Nova Scotia is rich in natural resources – including biodiversity, forests, geological resources, provincial parks and the land we manage. The Department of Lands and Forestry is responsible for the development, management, conservation and protection of forest, mineral, parks and wildlife resources and the administration of the province's Crown land. Together we are working with Nova Scotians to build a better future through sustainable natural resource management as we all benefit from the natural health and wealth of the province.
As the Student Camping Park Attendant, you are responsible for assisting with the seasonal operation and maintenance of designated provincial camping parks. Ensuring compliance with the Occupational Health and Safety Act and Regulations and department policies and is an active participant in implementing the department Occupational Health and Safety Policy and Programs.
Compliance with the Occupational Health and Safety Act and Regulations and department policies and is an active participant in implementing the department Occupational Health and Safety Policy and Programs.
This position requires the ability to work as part of a team and performs strenuous manual tasks in an outdoor environment. Duties often require working irregularly scheduled hours, weekends, evenings and holidays. Must be willing to attend department training in duties related to this position.
You will be currently enrolled and returning to post-secondary education in the Fall. You must possess a Valid Driver’s License. The ability to communicate effectively, orally and in writing and to work independently is necessary for this role. Experience in building and grounds maintenance; ride on mowers, push mowers, string trimmers and knowledge of cleaning methods and sanitation requirements.
Assets include customer service training/experience; good general knowledge of local history and points of interest; knowledge of Occupational Health and Safety Act and Regulations and experience with internet, email, and web-based applications.
Your resume and cover letter should clearly outline how you meet the stated qualifications and position requirements.
We are committed to being a workforce that is inclusive, culturally competent, free of discrimination, values diversity and is representative of the people of Nova Scotia.
- Candidates selected for interviews may be required to submit a Driver’s Abstract.
- Available to work irregular unscheduled hours, evening, holidays and weekends.
- Must supply your own CSA approved safety boots that are at least 6 inches high.
Pay Grade: HOURLY
Salary Range: $16.18 - $21.69 Hourly