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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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Full Time Labourer

Water & Sewer Division – Public Works
Competition Number: 2017-13

This position reports directly to the Water & Sewer Systems Manager.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Installation, reading, reconditioning and calibration of water meters and associated instrumentation.
  • Read and update Water Distribution and Wastewater Collections system maps.
  • Maintain and service any Lift and Booster stations.
  • Operates, repairs, maintains, services and monitors equipment and stations.
  • Installation and maintenance of storm sewer mains, including installation and maintenance of any catch basins.
  • Maintain equipment, work sites and buildings in a clear orderly manner.
  • Must be available for rotational weekends and on-call.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Abilities:

  • Knowledge of thawing water mains and sewer service.
  • Knowledge in use of video/computer equipment for sewer and services mains.
  • Must comply with the Employment Act and OH&S Regulations, and follow all Occupational Health & Safety Policies and standard operating procedures as established by the City of Yorkton.

Qualifications:

  • Grade 12 or GED
  • Preferred Fireman’s Boiler License
  • Preferred Sask Environment certification in Water Distribution 3 and Wastewater collection 3
  • Water and Sewer experience would be considered an asset
  • The following will be considered an asset: SCOT; Ground Disturbance; Confined Space; Rigging and Hoisting; Forklift, PME, and First Aid/CPR
  • Mechanically inclined, any related education or experience in equipment operation or maintenance would be considered an asset
  • Most possess and maintain valid Class 5 Driver’s License (Valid Class 3A Driver’s License is preferred)
  • Must possess and maintain RCMP Security Clearance

Salary:

Salary will be paid as a “Labourer” in accordance with the current CUPE Agreement.

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 2017-13 by 4:00pm on Friday, March 31, 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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