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Recreation Instructor (Biking)

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Contract Instructor



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Last Updated:
1/24/23 3:41 PM

The goal of the City of Burnaby and its employees is to consistently deliver first class service and services to our community. With this in mind, we hire people who share the same passion, those with the drive and determination to grow with and contribute to our already exceptional team. People like you!

Our Parks, Recreation and Culture Department are looking for Contract Biking Instructors to work out of Mountain Air Bike Skills Park to lead participants in learning mountain biking skills in a safe and enjoyable environment. If you’re passionate about mountain biking and teaching, this is a fantastic opportunity to share your knowledge in the great outdoors!

Programs comprise of group and private lessons for children, incorporating skills based on the Level 1 Mountain Bike Instructor Program.

Hours of work per week are dependent on the program schedule and registration levels. The successful candidate must be available to work varied days (including weekends) and times: between 3:00 PM and 7:00 PM in March – June and 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM in July - August.

Prior related instruction experience with a variety of ages is required, along with your exceptional communication and interpersonal skills. A background in customer service and leading recreation programs is preferred, along with PMBIA certification, Sprockids, NCCP and High Five® training.

Qualifications include:

  • Level 1 Mountain Bike Instructor
  • Standard First Aid or equivalent certification, along with CPR Level C

Please apply online at by March 30, 2023.

Applicants under consideration will be required to consent to a Criminal Record Search.

All external applicants are required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 as a condition of hire. External applicants who are not able to obtain a COVID-19 vaccine for a reason related to a personal characteristic protected by the BC Human Rights Code can request an accommodation at any time during the recruitment process. City of Burnaby employees can refer to our COVID-19 Vaccination Policy for City staff.

Copies of relevant professional certificates, degrees, or tickets will be required at the time of the interview.

Please contact Human Resources at 604-294-7303 if you do not receive a confirmation email within one hour of submitting your application online.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted

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Organization: City of Burnaby
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Parks & Recreation
Posted: January 25, 2023, 11:06 am
Expires: March 30, 2023, 4:30 pm
Employment Type: Part Time
Employment Length: Casual
Education Requirement: Other trades certificate or diploma
Job Experience: Experience an asset
Rate: $23.00 Hour