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Student Labourer

Located within the scenic Ottawa Valley and bordered by the Ottawa River, the Township of Whitewater Region is a dynamic place to live, work and play. Known worldwide for whitewater rafting and kayaking, we offer a variety of activities with proximity to the Nation’s Capital.
The successful candidate will work under the general direction of the Roads Superintendent assisting with various operations of the Public Works Department.
Job Description:
• Assist Public Works staff with road related work, including cold patching.
• Trimming of brush and grass from township roads and properties.
• Debris and litter collection.
• Assist Public Works staff with installation and roadway signage.
• Assist with other Public Works duties as assigned, including landfill operations.
Job Qualifications:
• Actively enrolled in a Degree or Diploma program at a University or College.
• Ability to perform physical labour including lifting, pulling, raking, and shovelling.
• Strong interpersonal skills as well as the ability to work independently.
• Ability to deal with the public in a calm, professional manner is essential.
• Must possess a valid Ontario driver’s licence.


Compensation: $14.25 per hour, 40 hours per week (15 week-term)


Please forward resume with covering letter (in MS Word or pdf format) referencing “Student Labourer” by 4:00pm on Friday, February 26, 2021 to Marsha Hawthorne at jobs@whitewaterregion.ca


The Township is committed to providing a barrier free workplace. If accommodation is required during the selection or interview process, it will be available upon request. This job posting is available in an accessible format upon request. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. In accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, personal information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Act and will be used for the purpose of candidate selection.


Parks Summer Student

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Located within the scenic Ottawa Valley and bordered by the Ottawa River, the Township of Whitewater Region is a dynamic place to live, work and play. Known worldwide for whitewater rafting and kayaking, we offer a variety of activities with proximity to the Nation’s Capital.
The successful candidate will work under the general direction of the Arena/Parks Operator III’s with the daily operations of beaches, boat launches, recreation facilities and parks.
Job Description:
• Provide support to the Arena/Park Operator III.
• Work a variety of day, evening, weekend shifts and statutory holidays.
• Assist with general facility responsibilities such as daily operations and maintenance.
• Provide set-up and act as sound technician for performance groups.
• Ensures the environment is clean, free of debris and safe for a public audience to enjoy nightly performances.
• Assists with grass maintenance and trimming.
• Other supportive duties as assigned.
Job Qualifications:
• Actively enrolled in a Degree or Diploma program at a University or College.
• Ability to operate a trimmer.
• Knowledge and experience with recreation facility operations.
• Ability to work in a team environment or independently.
• Able to work in a physical environment, both inside and outside in heat/cold, wet/humid, and dry conditions.
• Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
• Must possess a valid Ontario driver’s licence.


Compensation: $14.25 per hour, 40 hours per week (15 week-term)


Please forward resume with covering letter (in MS Word or pdf format) referencing “Parks Summer Student” by 4:00pm on Friday, February 26, 2021 to Marsha Hawthorne at jobs@whitewaterregion.ca


The Township is committed to providing a barrier free workplace. If accommodation is required during the selection or interview process, it will be available upon request. This job posting is available in an accessible format upon request. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. In accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, personal information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Act and will be used for the purpose of candidate selection.