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

Employment Opportunities


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 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) and must be sent in Microsoft Word or PDF formats.


Instructor/Lifeguard

Full-Time, Part-Time & Casual
Gallagher Centre Water Park
Competition Number: 2017-02

The Gallagher Centre Water Park is looking for Full-Time, Part-Time and Casual Instructor/Lifeguards. Reporting directly to the Water Park Manager, the major duties and responsibilities of the full time positions include:

  • Perform lifeguard duties according to the National Lifeguard (NL) standards
  • Work as part of the leadership team in implementing inservice and staff training sessions
  • Work closely with the Head Guard to ensure lesson plans are completed, results recorded, and submitted to the Aquatic Coordinator
  • Perform all Charge Hand duties as scheduled, including taking leadership during shift for customer service, shift coverage, and other supervisor duties
  • Instruct a variety of water safety, fitness, and first aid programming
  • Complete incident reports for submission to the Water Park Manager
  • Complete participant report cards & log daily stats
  • Perform administrative tasks as assigned
  • Work as part of the leadership team in preparation for training sessions, evaluations, program implementation, and other ongoing aquatic tasks
  • All other duties as listed on the job fact sheet

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of grade 10 education or equivalency, and one full year of aquatic experience
  • Standard First Aid/CPR-C or Aquatic Emergency Care, National Lifeguard Award, Lifesaving Instructor, Swim4Life Instructor
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, physical fitness needs to be maintained, and a strong understanding of pool operation
  • Possess and maintain RCMP security clearance

The ideal candidate will also have some of the following certifications:

  • NL Instructor, AEC Instructor, BOAT Instructor, LSI Trainer, SFA Instructor
  • Pool Operator’s Certificate, OH&S Level 1&2, OH&S Supervision & Safety
  • Aquatic Fitness Certification (SPRA preferred)

Salary:

Candidate will be placed in the appropriate classification for which they are qualified. Salary ranges from $17.14 to $25.09 per hour.

Hours of Work:

Shift work, evening and weekend work may be required.

Click here to view the Job Fact Sheet for additional information.

Please submit a detailed resume and cover letter quoting competition number 2017-02 to:

Kaylee Diduck- Human Resources Advisor
Box 400, 37 Third Avenue North
Yorkton, Saskatchewan
S3N 2W3
Email:
Fax: (306) 786-6880

The City of Yorkton wishes to thank all prospective applicants; however only those candidates selected for consideration will be contacted.

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Summer Archives Assistant

Competition Number: 2017-06

The City of Yorkton, through assistance from the Saskatchewan Lotteries Community Grant Program, will be reorganizing a portion of its historical archives. The summer position will run from May 8, 2017 until August 25, 2017.

Duties:

  • Assist with appraisal and selection, arrangement and descriptive work on the images portion of the Avalon fund
  • Along with the Heritage Researcher, conduct a general survey of images
  • Write descriptions and enter these descriptions in archives databases
  • Preventative conservation of a varied collection
  • Data entry into the collection database
  • Entry of photographs into the collections storage area
  • Planning and preparation of external local history exhibits
  • Compile end-of-project reports with recommendations for future work

Qualifications:

  • Education minimum grade 12
  • Individual pursuing post-secondary education, preferably in archival, library or information studies
  • Possess and maintain RCMP security clearance
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Microsoft Programs including Excel, Word, and Outlook
  • Can complete some physical labour
  • Good communication skills

Hours of Work & Salary:

This position is Monday-Friday 8:00-4:00 (36 hours/week).  Rate of pay is $14.14/hour.

If you are interested in this employment opportunity, please forward your resume and cover letter quoting competition 2017-06 no later than 4:00 pm on Friday February 24, 2017 to:

Kaylee Diduck- Human Resources Advisor
Box 400, 37 Third Avenue North
Yorkton, Saskatchewan
S3N 2W3
Email:
Fax: (306) 786-6880

The City of Yorkton wishes to thank all prospective applicants; however only those candidates selected for consideration will be contacted.

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Facility Attendant

Full-Time
Gallagher Centre
Competition Number: 2017-07

Reports to the General Manager of the Gallagher Centre.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • General custodial duties on a daily basis
  • Set up/tear down for all events held within the facility
  • Ability to use a variety of cleaning machines, as well as variety of different cleaning chemical and aids
  • Ensure building has been secured at end of evening shift
  • Represent and deliver service excellence in keeping with the brand of the Gallagher Centre
  • Completes other related duties that may be assigned from time to time

Qualifications:

  • Grade 12 or equivalency
  • 3 months experience
  • Ability to perform physically demanding tasks
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently and with minimum supervision
  • Possess the ability to understand and comply with safety policies and procedures
  • Must possess and maintain RCMP security clearance
  • Possession of a current CPR and First Aid certificate is an asset

Salary:

Will be paid as a “Facility Attendant” in accordance with the Collective Agreement with CUPE Local #342.

Hours of Work:

Shift work, evening and weekend work is involved totaling 40 hours/week.

Click here to view the Job Fact Sheet for additional information.

If this position is of interest to you, please submit your resume and cover letter, quoting competition number 2017-07 by 4:00pm on Friday, February 24, 2017 to:

Kaylee Diduck- Human Resources Advisor
Box 400, 37 Third Avenue North
Yorkton, Saskatchewan
S3N 2W3
Email:
Fax: (306) 786-6880

The City of Yorkton wishes to thank all prospective applicants; however only those candidates selected for consideration will be contacted.

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Arena Technician I, II, III, IV

Full-Time
Gallagher Centre
Competition Number: 2017-08

Major Duties and Responsibilities:

  • The Arena Technician will be performing various duties related to the general operation and maintenance of the multi-purpose Gallagher Centre.
  • Daily operation and maintenance of various types of equipment and all areas of the facility, excluding the Water Park.
  • Maintaining ice at the Arena.
  • Performing set-up and take-down duties for various events and functions.
  • Monitoring facility operating systems and reporting situations requiring attention.
  • Completes other related duties that may be assigned from time to time.

Qualifications:

Arena Technician I

  • Grade 12 or equivalency, with preference for post-secondary education or certification in a related field, experience working in an ice arena environment is an asset
  • Must possess and maintain a valid Class 5 Driver’s license
  • Must possess and maintain RCMP security clearance
  • Training in SCOT & WHMIS upon hire and re-certification upon expiry
  • Power Mobile Equipment Training (Olympia, Forklift, Toolcat, Gator)
  • Training in Service Best Customer Care
  • Training in Building Custodial Care

Arena Technician II (must meet all qualifications of a AT I)
Additional:

  • Level I Arena Operator
  • Training in OH&S Levels 1 and 2
  • Building Maintenance Modules 1 and 2 (through ARFA / SPRA) or equivalent
  • Training in Fall Arrest Protection

Arena Technician III (must meet all qualifications of AT II)
Additional:

  • Level II Arena Operator
  • Landscape Pesticide Applicator License OR BOMI Building Systems Certificate
  • Training in Leadership for Safety Excellence
  • Power Mobile Equipment Evaluator’s Course

Arena Technician IV (must meet all qualifications of AT III)
Additional:

  • Refrigeration Operator License

Salary:

Will be paid in accordance with the Collective Agreement with CUPE Local No. 342.

Hours of Work:

Shift work, evening and weekend work is involved totaling 40 hours/week.

Click here to view the Job Fact Sheet for additional information.

If this position is of interest to you, please submit your resume and cover letter, quoting competition number 2017-08 by 4:00pm on Friday, March 3, 2017 to:

Kaylee Diduck- Human Resources Advisor
Box 400, 37 Third Avenue North
Yorkton, Saskatchewan
S3N 2W3
Email:
Fax: (306) 786-6880

The City of Yorkton wishes to thank all prospective applicants; however only those candidates selected for consideration will be contacted.

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