The County of Prince Edward is a vibrant community with beautiful beaches, wide open landscapes and ample opportunities for outdoor fun, including artistic and cultural events, food, music and wineries/breweries. The County has been recognized by major publications for its innovative economy, communities and culture, and is looking to hire summer students in various departments.
Do you enjoy working outdoors and with various types of equipment? Our Human Resources Department is currently accepting applications for the summer student position of Roads Labourer. To be considered for a student position, you must be a minimum age of 16 and registered as a full-time student during the previous academic year and intend to return to school on a full-time basis during the next academic year.
The ideal candidate will be enrolled in Construction Technology, Civil Engineering, Heavy Equipment Operator or a related discipline. This position will assist with sidewalk, culvert and fencing installations and perform road construction maintenance related duties as required including traffic control, repairs, vehicle maintenance and general cleaning related tasks.
General Qualifications include:
· Safety conscious and provides own certified safety footwear
· Able to work as part of a team and independently as required
· Customer service focused
· Proof of a valid “G” driver’s licence
The hourly rate ranges from $14.25 - $14.90. If you are interested in the above opportunity, please forward your application by 4:00pm on April 6, 2021.
We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. We are an equal opportunity employer and support applicants with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request throughout the recruitment process. Please email your request or call (613) 476-2148 ext. 1042.
The personal information being collected will be used in accordance with The Municipal Act and The Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and shall only be used in the selection of a suitable candidate.
Contract length: 4 months
Application deadline: 2021-04-06
Expected start date: 2021-05-10
Job Type: Temporary
Salary: From $14.25 per hour
- 8 hour shift
- Monday to Friday
- Remote interview process
- Personal protective equipment provided or required
- Social distancing guidelines in place
- Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place