BC Local Government Job Posting Service

Parks and Trails Labourer 

(Student/Seasonal - 2 Positions)

The North Okanagan is an exceptional place to live, work and play. With its diverse natural beauty, robust economy and extraordinary recreational opportunities, it’s no wonder our residents enjoy such an outstanding quality of life. With a regional population of 90,000, the Regional District of North Okanagan offers a wide range of services directly to residents and through partnerships with its six member municipalities.

We have two upcoming openings for the student/seasonal position of Parks and Trails Labourer. The successful candidates will have a Grade 12 Diploma, be enrolled in a postsecondary program ideally related to agriculture, natural resource/environmental studies, sciences or landscaping programs and hold a valid Class 5 BC driver’s licence without restrictions. First Aid certification is considered an asset.

Candidates will be friendly and outgoing, with good verbal communication and great customer service skills, physically fit, able to work in adverse weather conditions and terrain and have the skills to operate small power tools and equipment.

Reporting to the Manager, Parks, the Parks and Trails Labourer assists in the maintenance and repairs of the regional parks and trail systems to ensure a high standard and safe use of the facilities and amenities by the public. Responding to the public with tact and courtesy, candidates will also have a general understanding of landscape maintenance techniques and work exceptionally well as part of a team, and on their own.

Come be part of a great team who takes pride in their work to enhance the very reasons the North Okanagan is such a great place to live, work and play. These full-time positions (40 hours/ week) are from approximately May 4, 2020 to August 28, 2020 with a wage of $16.44 per hour plus 16% in lieu vacation, statutory holidays and all other benefits.

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Please submit your resume, cover letter and any corresponding information as one PDF document to

Quote Competition No. 20-06 in the subject line

Applications will be accepted until 4:00 p.m. Friday, February 14, 2020

We thank all interested applicants, but only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
No telephone or email enquiries please.

Location: Coldstream, BC
Region: Okanagan Valley / Similkameen
Professional Categories: Parks & Recreation,Horticulture/Landscaping/Greenskeeping
Posted: January 13, 2020, 8:42 am
Expires: February 14, 2020, 4:00 pm