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Human Resources Department
Tel: (306) 786-1708
Fax: (306) 786-6880
e-mail:

Employment Opportunities


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Competition Number

When applying for a position, please ensure you identify the City of Yorkton Competition Number indicated on the posting and the title of the position you are applying for, to ensure you are considered for the specific position of interest.

Resumes

Resumes are kept on file for six months in the event that a job you are qualified for becomes available. Resumes may be submitted to:

Kaylee Diduck– Human Resources Advisor
City of Yorkton
Box 400
Yorkton, SK
S3N 2W3
Fax: (306) 786-6880
E-mail:

Electronically submitted resumes are preferred, but not required, in Microsoft Word 97 or greater and Power Point 97 or greater formats.


Permanent Full-Time
Assistant City Clerk

Competition Number 2014-55

Major Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist the City Clerk with council matters in overseeing preparation of agenda and documentation, including correspondence lists required by Department Heads/Public. 
  • Answer inquiries from the general public and staff regarding bylaws, City policies, and Acts.
  • Maintain good working relationships wth Council, Staff and the public. 
  • In the absence of the City Clerk attend Council Meetings and carry out all legislated requirements regarding Council decisions. 
  • Provide advice regarding Public Notice Requirements and ensuring that same are met. 
  • Signing authority in the absence of the City Clerk at the direction of the City Manager. 
  • Keep current (live update) the Administrative/Public Notice/City Council/Bylaw section of the City Web Page, including City Council Meeting Agendas, linking Minutes and Public Notices. 
  • Provide research for background information as required for the implementation and review of bylaws and legislative requirements. 
  • Prepare bylaws as requested and assist with maintaining the Bylaw Register/Database. 
  • Develop processes and procedures for legislative requirements.
  • Train and advise other departments support staff in meeting procedures and records management.
  • Administrative and secretarial duties to the Property Standards Appeal Board and the Development Appeals Board.
  • Property and Land Fund duties
  • Act as Associate Returning Officer for Municipal Elections. 
  • Preparation of Election Material, advertising, quotes, as required. 
  • Provide interpretation of the Act and election procedures to candidates, general public and the media.  Actively participate in SACC. 

Qualifications:  

  • Post-Secondary education with preference given to those who have taken classes and/or have a certificate re: Local Government Administration
  • 3-5 years local government administrative experience
  • Proficient knowledge of computer applications including Microsoft Office applications, VADIM municipal software.
  • The knowledge and ability to interpret Legislation, Agreements/Leases and processes. 

Click here to view the Job Fact Sheet for this position.

Interested applicants may forward their resume and cover letter quoting competition number 2014-55 by 4:00 p.m. on December 19, 2014 to:

Kaylee Diduck – Human Resources Advisor
Box 400 – 37 Third Avenue North
Yorkton, Saskatchewan S3N 2W3
Fax: 306-786-6880
Email:  employment@yorkton.ca

The City of Yorkton thanks all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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Recreation Attendant
Gloria Hayden Community Centre

Community Development, Parks & Recreation Department

Competition Number: 2014-56

The Gloria Hayden Community Centre is a leisure facility featuring:  a 140m walking/jogging track, two regulation indoor courts capable of supporting racquetball, squash, and wallyball, and a gymnasium with a basketball court, a volleyball court and 3 badminton courts.  We are seeking an energetic individual with good public relations skills to work at this diverse recreation facility.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Reporting to the Recreation Services Coordinator  
  • Work with minimal supervision
  • Supervision of the facility
  • Scheduling of rentals
  • Evaluations
  • Cash reporting
  • Equipment set up and take down
  • General maintenance & janitorial duties
  • Support services to community groups and organizations offering programs at the centre

Qualifications:

  • Possess strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Microsoft Office including Excel, Word and Outlook
  • Possess and maintain an RCMP security & vulnerable sector clearance

Hours of Work:

15-20 hours per week of casual/part time shifts, including days, evenings and weekends

Click here to view the Job Fact Sheet for this position.

Please submit resume and cover letter quoting competition number: 2014-56 by 4:00pm on Friday December 26, 2014 to:

Kaylee Diduck – Human Resources Advisor
Box 400 – 37 Third Avenue North
Yorkton, Saskatchewan S3N 2W3
Fax: 306-786-6880
Email:  employment@yorkton.ca

The City of Yorkton thanks all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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Casual Instructor/Lifeguard I
Gallagher Centre Water Park

Competition Number: 2014-57

The Gallagher Centre Water Park is looking for Casual Instructor/Lifeguards.  Reporting directly to the Water Park Manager, the major duties and responsibilities of the casual position include:

  • Perform lifeguard duties according to the National Lifesaving (NL) standards.
  • Instruct lifesaving water safety lessons and courses, as well as fitness programs.
  • Ensure lesson plans are completed, results recorded, and submitted.
  • Complete all basic janitorial daily tasks and report any deficiencies.
  • Complete incident/accident reports for submission.
  • Complete participant report cards.
  • Ability to work shift work and weekends as required.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of grade 10 education or equivalency
  • Bronze Cross
  • Standard First Aid/CPR-C or Aquatic Emergency Care
  • National Lifeguard Service Award
  • Lifesaving Instructor
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Physical fitness needs to be maintained
  • Basic understanding of pool operation
  • Possess and maintain RCMP security clearance

Salary:

$20.16 per hour

Hours of Work:

Shift work, evening and weekend work is involved.

Click here to view the Job Fact Sheet for this position. 

Interested applicants may forward their resume and cover letter, quoting competition number 2014-57 no later than 4:00pm on Friday December 26, 2014 to:

Kaylee Diduck – Human Resources Advisor
Box 400 – 37 Third Avenue North
Yorkton, Saskatchewan S3N 2W3
Fax: 306-786-6880
Email:  employment@yorkton.ca

The City of Yorkton thanks all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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Permanent Part Time
 Instructor/Lifeguard I / II
Gallagher Centre Water Park

Competition Number: 2014-58

The Gallagher Centre Water Park is looking for Part Time Instructor/Lifeguards. This position reports directly to the Aquatic Coordinator. The major duties and responsibilities of the part time position include:

  • Perform lifeguard duties according to the Lifesaving National Lifeguard (NL) standards.
  • Instruct Lifesaving Society water safety lessons and courses, as well as fitness programs.
  • Ensure lesson plans are completed, results recorded, and submitted.
  • Complete all basic janitorial daily tasks and report any deficiencies.
  • Complete incident/accident reports for submission.
  • Complete participant report cards.
  • Ability to work shift work and weekends as required.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of grade 12 education or equivalency
  • Bronze Cross
  • Standard First Aid/CPR-C or Aquatic Emergency Care
  • National Lifeguard Service Award
  • Lifesaving Instructor
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Physical fitness needs to be maintained
  • Basic understanding of pool operation
  • Possess and maintain RCMP security clearance

The ideal candidate will also have one of the following Advanced Awards:

  • NL Instructor
  • AEC Instructor
  • BOAT Instructor
  • LSI Trainer
  • Standard First Aid/CPR-C Instructor (Lifesaving Society)

Salary:

$20.16 - $24.08 per hour

Hours of Work:

Monday, Wednesday and Friday 6:00am-12:00pm

Click here to view the Job Fact Sheet for this position.

Interested applicants may forward their resume and cover letter, quoting competition number 2014-58 by 4:00pm on Friday December 26, 2014 to:

Kaylee Diduck – Human Resources Advisor
Box 400 – 37 Third Avenue North
Yorkton, Saskatchewan S3N 2W3
Fax: 306-786-6880
Email:  employment@yorkton.ca

The City of Yorkton thanks all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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