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Temporary / Full-Time Seasonal Opportunities Available

Our City departments service over 797 kilometers of road, 261 kilometers of bike lanes, and over 200 mountains, beaches and City parks.  Utilize your energy, versatility and good physical condition to operate various equipment and perform manual laboring work in various departments.  We are seeking flexible team-players with experience and/or training to join the Labour Pool, when positions become available, you will be assigned based on experience and availability.

Term Labourer Rates/Qualifications:
The hourly rate for term Labourers is $22.45 per hour + 14% in lieu of benefits, vacation and statutory holidays.

Qualifications include:

  • Highschool Diploma or equivalent
  • BC Driver’s Licence Class 5
  • Experience performing general labourer duties
  • Experience in horticulture, turf grass management or arboriculture (for Parks assignments)
  • Excellent customer service, teamwork, and communication skills
  • Physically able to perform the job duties


Term Equipment Operator Rates/Qualifications:
The hourly rates for term equipment operators are $28.43 to $32.91 per hour (depending on type of equipment) + 14% in lieu of benefits, vacation and statutory holidays.

Qualifications include:

  • Highschool Diploma or equivalent
  • BC Driver’s Licence Class 3 with Air Ticket
  • Experience with T/A Truck (Pup experience an asset), Bulldozer, Backhoe/Excavator, Front-end Loader, Grader, Paver, Roadside Mower, Street Sweeper, Road Markings, Traffic Sign installation & repairs, and snow and ice control
  • Experience performing general labourer duties
  • Excellent customer service, teamwork, and communication skills
  • Physically able to perform the job duties


These are CUPE bargaining unit positions. These temporary/term roles may lead to permanent employment with the City of Kelowna.  Please Note: A Clear Criminal Record Check will be required.

We’re looking for innovative and collaborative people with a desire to serve Kelowna and its citizens. Our diverse and dynamic team strives to innovate to make things better, work as one team, serve proudly and lead responsibly.


Apply online at kelowna.ca/careers 
Applicants not contacted within three weeks of the competition closing date are thanked for their interest.

Organization: Kelowna (City)
Professional Categories: Parks & Recreation, Public Works & Operations
Posted: January 13, 2021, 1:11 pm
Expires: February 13, 2021, 4:30 pm
Employment Type: Full Time
Employment Length: Temporary
Education Requirement: Other trades certificate or diploma
Job Experience: Experience an asset
Rate: $22.45 Hour