Parks & Recreation Facilities Attendant - Temporary
The Town of Parry Sound
Parry Sound, ON

Located amidst the 30,000 islands of Georgian Bay and a 2.5-hour drive north of Toronto, the Town of Parry Sound offers an exceptional quality of life. Join us as a Parks & Recreation Attendant (TEMPORARY), an important member of the Parks & Recreation Department. It is anticipated that this position will end on or about May 31, 2020.


The successful applicant will be responsible to assist in the operation and maintenance of the Corporation’s recreation facilities and properties. This includes an arena, outdoor ice rinks and parks; as well as in the development and delivery of recreation programs and special events.

A complete job description is available on the Town of Parry Sound website (


The successful applicant must have at a grade 12 graduation certificate or equivalent, and a valid “G” drivers license. Experience in parks and recreation facilities maintenance and certification through ORFA (Ontario Recreation Facilities Association) as an ice technician and ground technician are desirable assets. Good communication and public relations skills are required for this position.


This is a full-time permanent unionized job with a 2019 starting wage at $25.96/hour. Subject to a successful 5-month probationary period, the wage rises to $28.53 at 100% job rate. There are two schedules for hours of work. The winter schedule consists of 4-ten hours shifts per week on a rotating basis working either 6:30am to 4:30PM or 2:00pm to 12:30 AM. The summer schedule consists of 4-nine hours shifts per week working 7:00AM to 4:00PM.


Please submit by e-mail only, your covering letter and resume in one document under the subject line “[your name] Parks & Recreation Facilities Attendant” by 4 PM on Friday, September 13, 2019.

Personal information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and will be used for employment assessment purposes only.

The Town of Parry Sound is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection processes. Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required under the Town of Parry Sound Recruitment Policy. If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs.

We thank all applicants for their interest. We will contact those applicants selected for an interview.

Job Types: Full-time, Contract