Township of Coleman – Summer Employment Opportunities

Eligibility

To be eligible for a summer student position with the Township of Coleman applicants must be

between 15 and 30 years of age as of the first day of employment, and registered as a full-time student (i.e. secondary, post-secondary, vocational or technical program), and intends to return to full-time studies in the fall.

Three (3) Swim Instructor positions are available for nine weeks (Monday to Friday)

To be eligible, candidates must be certified lifeguards and qualified swim instructors.  The successful candidates will work in an outdoor environment at Bass Lake beach, and will teach and develop swimming strokes and skills for all levels of the Life Saving Society Swim Program. The instructors will also provide swimmer progress reports.  During rainy days, the instructors will be expected to perform other duties that do not pertain to the Swim Program.

Qualifications:

National Lifeguard Service (NLS) certification & Qualified Swim Instructor Bronze Cross

Standard First Aid/CPR C

One (1) Summer Labourer position is available for fourteen weeks (Monday to Friday)

The successful candidate will work in an outdoor environment at Bass Lake Park, and will work under the direction of the Bass Lake Manager. Duties include, but are not limited to basic gardening activities, including turf maintenance and weed control, part caretaking, painting and general maintenance.

Qualifications:

Able to operate small tools and equipment (lawnmowers, weed eaters, power tools etc.) Able to work with and without direct supervision

Able to perform physical work in an outdoor environment

One (1) Recreation Coordinator position is available for nine weeks (Monday to Friday)

The Recreation Coordinator will work in an outdoor environment at Bass Lake beach, and will be responsible to plan and carry-out all activities for participants of Coleman’s Swim and Recreation Program (all ages). The successful candidate will plan, demonstrate and instruct recreational activities, while enforcing safety rules. During rainy days, the coordinator will be expected to perform other duties that do not pertain to the Recreation program.

Qualifications:

Oral communication

Problem solving and Decision making Job task planning and organizing

Standard First Aid/CPR C

Two (2) Summer Labourer positions are available for fourteen weeks (Monday to Friday)

The successful candidate will work in the Coleman Public Works Department and will work under the direction of the Works Foreman. Duties include garbage collection and general maintenance.

Qualifications:

Able to operate small tools and equipment (lawnmowers, weed eaters, power tools etc.) Able to work with and without direct supervision

Able to perform physical work in an outdoor environment

How to Apply

Qualified applicants are invited to submit a detailed resume, clearly indicating eligibility, no later than 4:00 p.m., Wednesday May 4th, 2016 to:           Township of Coleman

9370907 Marsh Bay Road Coleman Township, ON P0J 1C0 Email: toc@colemantownship.ca

Fax: 705-679-8300

Telephone: 705-679-8833

We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those under consideration will be contacted.

The Township of Coleman is committed to inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection processes. If contacted to participate in the recruitment and selection process, please contact the

Chief Administrative Officer if you require an accommodation.