Caretaker

Alberta Parks
Date Posted:   Feb 13, 2020
Closing Date:   Feb 27, 2020
Location:   Lethbridge & area
Status:   Summer / Seasonal

Description

Location: Writing-On-Stone Provincial Park

On-site fully furnished, shared accommodations available for rent

Qualifications

  • Some high school education
  • 6 months of related experience; equivalencies considered
  • Experience using Microsoft Windows, Email and Internet
  • ‘WHIMIS 2015’ Certificate
  • Standard First Aid Certificate and CPR-Level C Certificate
  • Valid Class 5 license; unrestricted or GDL
  • 5-year Driver’s Abstract issued within 30 days of your application submission; with no more than 8 demerits (4 demerits for a GDL)
  • Defensive driving course required prior to commencement
  • Off-highway vehicle and small equipment experience an asset
  • Ability to carry out physically demanding tasks and in extreme heat conditions
  • Strong work ethic and professional attitude
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team
Equivalencies will be considered

Competencies:
DRIVE FOR RESULTS - To hold self and others responsible for achieving results and agreed upon targets while maximizing resources
CREATIVE PROBLEM SOLVING - Breaks straightforward problems down into manageable components to identify what needs to be done
AGILITY - Sees the need and readily steps into co-workers tasks to help out when needed

Responsibilities

  • Daily cleaning of all park buildings, facilities and amenities within the park; including disinfecting, sweeping, mopping, dusting, polishing, washing and filling necessities
  • Comfort Camping unit turn-over, inclusive of laundry, dishes and vacuuming and propane tank swaps
  •  Collection and disposal of garbage & recycling and maintenance of bins
  • Regular inspections and upkeep of fleet vehicles
  • Responsible for the cleaning, upkeep and inspection of work spaces
  • Occupational Health & Safety awareness and compliance
  • Support the broader park team to provide a high-level of visitor services

Pay Rate

$22.51- $23.85 / hour (Plus 11.2% in lieu of benefits and holiday pay, as well as weekend/evening premiums)

Term Of Appointment

Term of Employment: From April 1, ending on or before October 13, depending on budget availability and operational needs

Hours of Work:
  • Shifts are 7.25 hours per day, up to 36.25 hours per week
  • Weekend, evening and holiday work is required

How To Apply

Application Deadline:

Thursday February 27th, 2020 at 11:59 pm

Please email a resume, cover letter and driver’s abstract to: Shelly Law, Maintenance & Caretaking Supervisor,
Writing-On-Stone Provincial Park (email below)

Resumes received will be used to fill future vacancies. Only those individuals selected for interviews will be contacted.

For more info:
Shelly.Law@gov.ab.ca