BC Local Government Job Posting Service

Parks Summer Students

Spend your summer working and supporting our beautiful parks, beaches, sports fields, rail trail and urban forestry settings! We’re on the hunt for energetic and versatile individuals for the 2023 season. If you are interested in developing and supporting strong communities, we’ve got a role for you, including:

  • Shrub, garden & lawncare maintenance
  • Mowing and weeding
  • Trail maintenance
  • Litter control
  • Engagement with the public

Eligible candidates

  • Must be enrolled in school full-time and be returning to full time studies in the next academic year
  • Should be students with an excellent work ethic, a positive attitude and strong communication, teamwork, customer service, and problem-solving skills
  • Be available from late April to late August
  • Please note, a criminal record check will be required

These are CUPE bargaining unit positions with an hourly rate of $18.97 per hour plus 14% in lieu of benefits, vacation and statutory holidays.
Help create Kelowna as a City of the Future. Our diverse and dynamic team strives to innovate to make things better, work as one team, serve proudly and lead responsibly. Live, work and play in one of Canada’s fastest growing cities. Kelowna boasts miles of lake access, public areas and outdoor recreation opportunities, a vibrant downtown and cultural scene, and healthy & connected neighbourhoods. 
For further information or to apply, please check our website at
Open Until Filled

The City of Kelowna has a COVID vaccination policy that requires all staff to be fully vaccinated as a condition of hire and ongoing employment.

Organization: City of Kelowna
Professional Categories: Parks & Recreation
Posted: January 25, 2023, 11:03 am
Expires: February 25, 2023, 4:30 pm
Employment Type: Full Time
Employment Length: Temporary
Education Requirement: Other trades certificate or diploma
Job Experience: Experience an asset
Rate: $18.97 Hour