BC Local Government Job Posting Service

Summer Students - Parks

(April – August 2020)

What are you doing this summer?

The City of Kelowna boasts a stunning setting, year-round recreational pursuits, and over 200 mountains, beaches, and city parks. Consider joining our dynamic team and help make Kelowna the best mid-sized city in North America with a Summer Student Parks position!

Our Summer Students work in a variety of positions that support and maintain the City of Kelowna’s parks, beaches, sports fields and urban forests during the summer season. Types of duties include: shrub & lawn care maintenance, litter control, weeding and mowing, trail maintenance, line painting, and general public engagement just to name a few. If you enjoy being physically active and you’re interested in developing and supporting strong communities, we’ve got a role for you!

Summer Student positions run from late-April to September. Eligible candidates must be enrolled in and returning to school full-time in the subsequent academic year. We’re seeking candidates who have strong communication, teamwork, customer service, and problem-solving skills as well as having the ability to perform physical labour in all weather conditions. Please note, a criminal record check may be required.

Hourly rate: $17.42 per hour plus 14% in lieu of vacation, benefits and statutory holidays.

Apply online at by January 5, 2020

Applicants not contacted within three weeks of the competition closing date
are thanked for their interest.

Location: Kelowna, BC
Region: Okanagan Valley / Similkameen
Professional Categories: Parks & Recreation
Posted: November 29, 2019, 11:17 am
Expires: January 5, 2020, 4:30 pm