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Town of Wynyard

The Town of Wynyard is currently hiring for several seasonal positions.  Interested applicants for any of the following positions can fill out the form at the following link:

Summer Seasonal Employment Application

Job Title: Parks Foreman

Anticipated Start/End Date: May 1 – September 30, 2023
Application Closing Date: March 1, 2023
Number of Positions: 1
Hours per week: 40
 

Description: The Parks Foreman will be responsible for maintenance of all town green spaces and for management of all parks staff and reports to the Public Works Superintendent. 

The Parks Foreman will: 

  • Be responsible for the maintenance of town green spaces, parks, boulevards, sidewalks and sports fields
  • Supervise the work of crews engaged in the planting, care, and maintenance of parks, lawns, shrubs, flowers, flora, fauna, perennials, and annuals
  • Operate and train crew to operate various equipment such as a riding mower and hand-held equipment such as a grass trimmer
  • Oversee various parks maintenance activities and coordinate with town staff regarding other maintenance projects.
  • Inspect parks and associated facilities to ensure proper care and maintenance, and make recommendations for improvements.
  • Request materials, supplies, and equipment needed for the maintenance of assigned park facilities.
  • Demonstrate continuous effort to improve operations, decrease turnaround times, streamline work processes, and work cooperatively and jointly to provide quality seamless customer service.
  • Prepare and schedule daily/weekly duty assignments for parks staff

 

The successful applicant should possess:

  • Valid Class 5 Driver’s License
  • One (1) year parks maintenance experience
  • Knowledge of horticultural practices  


Job Title: Parks Laborer 

The Town of Wynyard Recreation Department is accepting applications for Parks and Green Space Maintenance Staff this summer. Class 5 Drivers license Required.

Anticipated Start/End Date: May – August 2023

Previous Experience: No experience required

Hours per week: 40

Number of Positions: 3

Application Closing Date: March 1, 2023

The position will include maintaining green spaces, boulevards, sidewalks and sports fields within the town. The successful applicants should be prepared to operate a riding mower and hand-held equipment such as a grass trimmer.

Duties will include mowing, trimming, tree pruning, landscaping, weeding and general outdoor maintenance and clean-up.

Additional Skills: 

· Ability to work independently as well as a part of a team 

· Ability to maintain effective working relationships and demonstrate strong communication 

· Strong leadership and problem solving skills


Job Title: Golf Course Grounds Maintenance Staff

The Town of Wynyard is currently accepting applications for the position of Golf Course Grounds Maintenance Staff. Must be available to work days, evenings and weekends.

Start date: Late April 2019
Hours/week: 30-40

Number of Positions: 3

Wages: $15.30-$16.30 depending on experience
 

Job Responsibilities:

  • Operate motorized equipment including riding mowers, tractors and utility vehicles in a safe and efficient manner
  • Operate hand held power tools in a safe and efficient manner
  • Perform regular maintenance activities including, but not limited to tree trimming, raking sand bunkers and general debris clean-up.
  • Willing and able to perform all related jobs as directed by the Golf Course Superintendent


Job Title: Golf Course Club House Staff

The Town of Wynyard is currently accepting applications for the position of Golf Course Club House Staff. Must be available to work days, evenings and weekends. 19+ preferred but not necessary, great opportunity for University students.

Start date: Late April 2019
Casual/Part time

Number of Positions: 3

Wage: $14.20-$16.70 depending on experience


Job Responsibilities:

  • Food and drink service, and assisting with some light food prep. May be working in the canteen or on the beverage cart.
  • Cash handling, Golf Cart Rentals, booking tee-times, memberships and green fees, retail sales.

Qualifications

  • Food Safe Level 1 (or willingness to get) is an asset
  • Serve It Right Certification (or willingness to get) is an asset

 

Job Title: Swim Instructor / Lifeguard / Jr. Lifeguard

The Town of Wynyard is looking for qualified, energetic and motivated Supervisors, Lifeguards/ Instructors and Jr. Lifeguards to work at the Wynyard Swimming Pool for the 2019 season.   Current certificates in Standard First Aid + CPR-C with AED Training and National Lifeguard Award or Bronze Cross are required. Swim Instructor and Pool Operators certification is an asset. Position reports to the Director of Leisure Services. Applicants under the age of 16 must have Worker’s readiness certificate.

Anticipated Start/End Date: May – September 2023
Hours per week: 20-40 depending on the position
Application Closing Date: March 17, 2023
 Number of Positions: 10-12

Wages: $14-$19 depending on experience

Job Responsibilities

  • Complete daily tasks including; documenting water chemistry levels, following opening and closing procedures, routine cleaning duties and equipment checks, collecting admissions and filling out daily financial logs
  • Supervise swimmers, enforce pool rules and effectively instruct Wynyard’s Learn to Swim program
  • Provide a safe environment for all facility users and staff

Additional Skills:

  • Ability to work independently as well as a part of a team
  • Ability to maintain effective working relationships and demonstrate strong communication
  • Strong leadership and problem solving skills
  • Ability to handle high stress situations
  • Cash Handling/customer service


Job title: Public Works Seasonal Student

The Town of Wynyard is currently accepting applications for Public Works Seasonal Student positions. 

Anticipated Start Date: June 2023

Hours: 30-40hrs/week

Number of Positions: 2

Wages: $15.30-$16.30 depending on experience

Duties may include, but are not limited to, collection of refuse, trimming and removal of trees and branches, assisting with street repairs, water and sewer line repairs, reading water meters, cleaning and maintenance of Town owned buildings and equipment. 

Preference given to applicants that possess: 

-Mechanical skills,

-Strong communication skills,

-Ability to work within a team as well as independently,

-A valid Class 5 driver’s licence is mandatory


Job Title: Summer Recreation Coordinator 

The Town of Wynyard Recreation Department is accepting applications for the Summer Recreation Coordinator. The successful candidate will work with the Director of Leisure Services on a variety of projects, as well as assisting the parks staff, pool staff, and Regional Park staff.  

Job Responsibilities:

Includes maintenance of the Sports Grounds and parks, scheduling for the Wynyard Regional Park Camp Grounds, scheduling for Wynyard Minor Ball and planning, 

Planning and Facilitating Senior’s Week, fundraising events, Summer Fun Days and other various recreation activities.

Social Media and and Website upkeep. 

Anticipated Start/End Date: May 4 – August 28, 2023
Hours per week: 40
Application Closing Date: March 1, 2023
Number of Positions: 1
 Wage: $16.20-17.20/hour


Job Title: Summer Recreation Assistant

The Town of Wynyard Recreation Department is accepting applications for the Summer Recreation Assistant. The successful candidate will work with the Director of Leisure Services on a variety of projects, as well as assisting the parks staff, pool staff, and Regional Park staff.  

Job Respobnsibilities:

Includes assisting in maintenance of the Sports Grounds and parks, scheduling for the Wynyard Regional Park Camp Grounds. 

Planning and facilitating Senior’s Week, fundraising events, Summer Fun Days and other various recreation activities. 

Social Media and Website upkeep.

Anticipated Start/End Date: May 4 – August 28, 2023
Hours per week: 40
Application Closing Date: March 1, 2023
Number of Positions: 1
 Wage: $15.20-16.20/hour


The Town of Wynyard is currently hiring for several seasonal positions.  Interested applicants for any of the above positions can fill out the form at the following link:

Summer Seasonal Employment Application