Employment

 If you are a local business that would like to have a posting placed in this website please e-mail your posting to utilities@townoftrochu.ca

 

TOWN OF TROCHU OPPORTUNITIES:

Position Title: Arboretum Summer Student

 Reporting to: Arboretum Head Gardener

Purpose of Position:

To assist the head gardener with all aspects of maintaining the Arboretum.

Job Specifications:

Successful applicants must:

  • Have a valid drivers license
  • Be between the ages of 15 and 30
  • Be physically fit and able to withstand normal working conditions
  • Ability to effectively organize work and establish priorities
  • Ability to follow written and oral instructions
  • Punctuality
  • Ability to effectively represent the interest of the municipality and the Arboretum Society

Job Tasks:

  • Weeding
  • Watering
  • Mowing
  • Planting
  • Tree Trimming
  • Hedge Trimming
  • Assisting with miscellaneous projects
  • May be required to assist with maintenance in other town parks & boulevards
  • Cleaning bathrooms
  • Cleaning Visitor Interpretative Centre

Employment Term:

The job starts on or around May 1 and runs to Aug 31. Exact start date depends on weather conditions. Position depends on acceptance of the Canada Summer Jobs grant.

 

Position Title: Town of Trochu Summer Student

Reporting to: Director of Operations

 Purpose of Position:

To assist public works staff with summer tasks.

Job Specifications:

Successful applicants must:

  • Have a valid drivers license
  • Be between the ages of 15 and 30
  • Be physically fit and able to withstand normal working conditions
  • Ability to effectively organize work and establish priorities
  • Ability to follow written and oral instructions
  • Punctuality
  • Ability to effectively represent the interest of the municipality

 Job Tasks:

  • Weeding
  • Watering
  • Mowing
  • Assisting with miscellaneous projects
  • Painting
  • Helping with Canada Day Celebrations

 Employment Term:

The job starts on or around May 1 and runs to Aug 31. Exact start date depends on weather conditions. Position depends on acceptance of the Canada Summer Jobs grant.

 

Position Title: Junior & Senior Lifeguards

 Reporting to: Trochu Pool Manager

 Purpose of Position:

To assist the pool manager, working together with fellow lifeguards to provide an exceptionally safe and well maintained environment at the Trochu Swimming Pool.

 Job Specifications:

Successful applicants must:

  • Have full lifeguard qualifications
  • Have first aid
  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong supervision skills
  • Ability to work as a team
  • Be physically fit and able to withstand normal working conditions
  • Ability to effectively organize work and establish priorities
  • Ability to follow written and oral instructions
  • Punctuality
  • Ability to effectively represent the interest of the municipality

 Job Tasks:

  • Teaching classes
  • Supervising
  • Planning events
  • General cleaning and maintenance of the facility

 Employment Term:

The job starts on or around May 1 and runs to Aug 31. Exact start date depends on weather conditions.

 

Resumes can be dropped off at the Town Office or

Mailed to the attention of Carl Peterson, Box 340,

Trochu, AB T0M 2C0 or emailed to

secretary@townoftrochu.ca


OTHER LOCAL OPPORTUNITIES:

Trochu & District Museum

Is planning to hire two individuals to work the summer season, all or part of May through August. Positions are pending approval of employment grants, Canada Summer Jobs (must be under 30 years of age, not necessarily a student) and STEP (must be a student returning to class in the fall). Contact Bill Cunningham at trochumuseum@gmail.com with your resume.