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City of Yorkton News
March 1 to March 7, 2007  

 

There are no Public Notices at this time.

 



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Next Council Meeting

 
The next council meeting will be held on March 5, 2007 at 5:00 p.m.
 

 

 

 

Job Opportunities
S-CAPE Programmers

 
APPLICATIONS ARE INVITED FOR
:
4 - Full Time Summer Culture, Recreation and Sport Programmer Positions

The programmers will be responsible for development of the Summer Programs within the City of Yorkton. You will be responsible for planning, marketing, implementing and evaluating the Summer Program for children and youth 6 -12 years of age.

Qualifications:

  • Preference will be given to those with Recreation/Leisure training and/or related experience;
  • Program delivery knowledge or experience;
  • Must maintain and possess a valid Class 5 driver’s license and own transportation;
  • Must possess and maintain R.C.M.P. Security Clearance;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
  • Valid CPR and First Aid preferred;
  • Knowledge of computers would be an asset.

Salary:
$10.15 per hour (35 hours per week)

Please submit a resume and cover letter stating qualifications, experience and references to:

Human Resources Department
Box 400
Yorkton, Saskatchewan
S3N 2W3
Fax: (306) 786-6880
E-mail:
Application Deadline: Friday, March 30, 2007

For further information visit our website at www.yorkton.ca or call Darren Spelay, Community Program Co-ordinator at 786-1750.

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

 

 

 

Job Opportunity
Waterworks Foreman

 
The City of Yorkton
invites Applications for a
Waterworks Foreman

Reporting directly to the Director of Environmental Services, the Waterworks Foreman is to provide front line technical support and primary supervision for the Water Treatment Plant, Pollution Control Plant and Landfill.  The Waterworks Foreman will supervise analytical laboratory work for operations, process and quality control, coordinates the mainline flushing program with the Sewer and Water Foreman, manages the bio-solids application, oversees personnel administration, budget preparation, control and reporting systems and landfill operations. The Waterworks Foreman is also responsible for hiring, training, performance and follow-up within a unionized environment.  Must be able to meet the objectives and policies as set by the City.  The position is also given great latitude for creative and innovative opportunities.

For qualifications required and a complete job description and posting please visit Employment. If this challenging position interests you, please submit a detailed resume complete with three references no later than March 16, 2007 to: 

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

 

 

 

Attention: Pesticide Applicators

 
The Parks Branch of the City of Yorkton Leisure Services Department is establishing a contact list of local pesticide applicators to work within the City of Yorkton Pest Control Program.

If you are interested, please submit the proper applicators license and related information to the City of Yorkton at the Parks Branch at 263 Myrtle Ave.  For more information, please contact 786-1754.
    

 

 

 

Request for Tender
Push Mowers

 
Name of Tender: PUSH MOWERS
Tender must be received by: 2:00 p.m. on March 16, 2007

Please send sealed tender clearly marked:
 
Push Mowers
to:
Department of Leisure Services
City of Yorkton 
Box 400 
Yorkton, Saskatchewan S3N 2W3

Details of Tender:

  • supply three (3) 4-stroke push mowers of commercial grade
  • must have side discharge capabilities

Specifications are available at: Parks Shop 263 Myrtle Ave., Yorkton, SK S3N 1R5

Tenders shall remain open for acceptance by the City and irrevocable for thirty (30) calendar days following the date specified for tender closing. 

Tenders received after the date and time specified for closing will be marked late and be returned unopened.

Contact Person: Enquiries regarding the tendering procedure and particulars should be directed to: 

Harry Kerr, Seasonal Park Foreman
Phone: 786-1779
Fax: 782-2606
E-mail:

The City reserves the right to reject any or all tenders. 
Lowest or any tender not necessarily accepted.

  

 

 

 

Request for Tender
Hard Landscaping – C.P.R. Park

 
Name of Tender: Hard Landscaping – C.P.R. Park
Tender must be received by: 2:00 p.m. on March 16, 2007

Please send sealed tender clearly marked:
 
HARD LANSCAPING - C.P.R Park
to:
Department of Leisure Services
City of Yorkton 
Box 400 
Yorkton, Saskatchewan S3N 2W3

Details of Tender:
Construction of all stamped patterned concrete pavement as per Landscape drawing.

Specifications are available at: Parks Shop 263 Myrtle Ave., Yorkton, SK

Tenders shall remain open for acceptance by the City and irrevocable for thirty (30) calendar days following the date specified for tender closing. 

Tenders received after the date and time specified for closing will be marked late and be returned unopened.

Contact Person: Enquiries regarding the tendering procedure and particulars should be directed to: 

Harry Kerr, Seasonal Park Foreman
Phone: 786-1779
Fax: 782-2606
E-mail:

The City reserves the right to reject any or all tenders. 
Lowest or any tender not necessarily accepted.

  

 

 

 

Request for Tender
UPS Installation

 
Name of Tender: UPS Installation
Tender must be received by: 4:00 p.m. on March 16, 2007

Please send sealed tender clearly marked:
 
UPS Installation
to:
Department of Leisure Services
City of Yorkton 
Box 400 
Yorkton, Saskatchewan S3N 2W3

Details of Tender:
Tender specifications are available at Leisure Services, 2nd Floor, City Hall, 37 3rd Avenue North, Yorkton, Saskatchewan.

Any questions must be sent to the contact person, via e-mail no later than one week prior to the quotation closing date to .

Tenders will not be considered if an on-site inspection has not been completed prior to the tender being submitted.

Documentation stating experience in installing UPS systems must be provided when picking up specification package.

Tenders shall remain open for acceptance by the City and irrevocable for thirty (30) calendar days following the date specified for tender closing. 

Tenders received after the date and time specified for closing will be marked late and be returned unopened.

Contact Person: Enquiries regarding the tendering procedure and particulars should be directed to: 

Dennis Woroschuk, Facilities Manager
Phone: 621-5320
Fax: 786-6880
E-mail:

The City reserves the right to reject any or all tenders. 
Lowest or any tender not necessarily accepted.

  

 

 

 

Request for Tender
Deer Park Clubhouse Janitorial Services

 
Name of Tender: DEER PARK CLUBHOUSE JANITORIAL SERVICES
Tender must be received by: 4:00 p.m. on March 2, 2007

Please send sealed tender clearly marked:
  
Deer Park Clubhouse Janitorial Services
to:
Department of Leisure Services
City of Yorkton 
Box 400 
Yorkton, Saskatchewan S3N 2W3

Details of Tender:
Tender specifications are available at Leisure Services, 2nd floor, City Hall, 37 3rd Avenue North, Yorkton, Saskatchewan. 

Contract period:  One year with option to renew.

Preference will be given to contractors bidding on Deer Park Food & Beverage Services Tender, and those with experience in providing janitorial services.

Site Inspection Required by all bidders.  Please contact Leisure Services at 786-1750 to arrange an appointment.

Tenders shall remain open for acceptance by the City and irrevocable for thirty (30) calendar days following the date specified for tender closing.

Tenders received after the date and time specified for closing will be marked late and be returned unopened.

Contact Person: Enquiries regarding the tendering procedure and particulars should be directed to: 

Darcy McLeod, Director of Leisure Services
Phone: 786-1750
Fax: 782-6880
E-mail:

The City reserves the right to reject any or all tenders. 
Lowest or any tender not necessarily accepted.

   

 

 

 

Request for Proposals
Kinsmen Arena Concession

 
Name of Proposal: KINSMEN ARENA CONCESSION
Proposal must be received by: 4:00 p.m. on March 2, 2007

Please send sealed proposal clearly marked:
 
Kinsmen Arena Concession
to:
Department of Leisure Services
City of Yorkton 
Box 400 
Yorkton, Saskatchewan S3N 2W3

Details of Proposal:
Proposal specifications are available at Leisure Services, 2nd floor, City Hall, 37 3rd Avenue North, Yorkton, Saskatchewan. 

Contract period:  One year with option to renew.

Proposals will ONLY be considered if also bidding on Deer Park Food Services Tender and Deer Park Caretaking, and those with experience in the food service industry..

Proposals shall remain open for acceptance by the City and irrevocable for thirty (30) calendar days following the date specified for tender closing.

Proposals received after the date and time specified for closing will be marked late and be returned unopened.

Contact Person: Enquiries regarding the proposal procedure and particulars should be directed to: 

Darcy McLeod, Director of Leisure Services
Phone: 786-1750
Fax: 782-6880
E-mail:

The City reserves the right to reject any or all tenders. 
Lowest or any tender not necessarily accepted.

    

 

 

 

Request for Proposals
Deer Park Food & Beverage Services

 
Name of Proposal: DEER PARK FOOD & BEVERAGE SERVICES
Proposal must be received by: 4:00 p.m. on March 2, 2007

Please send sealed proposal clearly marked:
 
Deer Park Food & Beverage Services
to:
Department of Leisure Services
City of Yorkton 
Box 400 
Yorkton, Saskatchewan S3N 2W3

Details of Proposal:
Proposal specifications are available at Leisure Services, 2nd floor, City Hall, 37 3rd Avenue North, Yorkton, Saskatchewan. 

Contract period:  One year with option to renew.

Preference will be given to contractors bidding on Clubhouse Caretaking Tender, and those with experience in the food service industry..

Proposals shall remain open for acceptance by the City and irrevocable for thirty (30) calendar days following the date specified for tender closing.

Proposals received after the date and time specified for closing will be marked late and be returned unopened.

Contact Person: Enquiries regarding the proposal procedure and particulars should be directed to: 

Darcy McLeod, Director of Leisure Services
Phone: 786-1750
Fax: 782-6880
E-mail:

The City reserves the right to reject any or all tenders. 
Lowest or any tender not necessarily accepted.

  

 

 

 

Gallagher Centre Water Park
FREE Monthly Leisure Swims


Monday, March 26
Monday, April 30
Monday, May 28
Monday, June 25

7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Remember to bring a lock.  Children ages 6 & under must be accompanied by an adult.

For more information call 786-1740.

Sponsored by the Painted Hand Community Development Corporation
 

 

 

 

Co-Ed Adult Recreational Soccer

   
Starts January 10, 2007

Wednesday Nights
7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Gallagher Centre Flexihall

Cost is $3.00/person

For more information call 786-1740.

Sponsored by:
City of Yorkton Leisure Services
Yorkton Soccer Association
 

 

 

 

Pilates


10 week program featuring STOTT PILATES essential matwork exercises.
These exercises focus on core stability including pelvic and shoulder girdle stabilization.

Join STOTT PILATES to help you gain strength, flexibility and endurance without risking injury or adding bulk.

Thursday Nights

February 1 – April 5, 2007
(10 classes)

Godfrey Dean Cultural Centre

Instructor: Staci Wyatt

Class #1
7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Class #2
8:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Cost is $60.00

To register call 786-1740