If you are committed to public service, enjoy collaborating with others, share our values and have a desire to learn and grow, join The City of Calgary . City employees deliver the services, run the programs and operate the facilities which make a difference in our community. The City offers unique, diverse jobs and a variety of work locations. Together we make Calgary a great place to make a living, a great place to make a life.
The City is committed to fostering a respectful, inclusive and equitable workplace which is representative of the community we serve. We welcome those who have demonstrated a commitment to upholding the values of equity, diversity, inclusion, anti-racism and reconciliation. Applications are encouraged from members of groups that are historically disadvantaged and underrepresented. Accommodations are available during the hiring process, upon request.
As a Recreation Labourer, you will be reporting to Shift Supervisor and will be responsible for completing manual labour duties to keep recreation facilities safe and clean for customers and employees. Primary duties include:
- Clean and maintain floors, dressing rooms, players boxes, spectator seating, locker rooms, meeting rooms, windows, walls and common areas.
- Pick up garbage and empty garbage cans.
- Clean and re-stock washrooms.
- Help with minor repairs and during facility shutdowns.
- Perform snow removal, graffiti removal, de-ice (sanding, salting).
- Help with program and equipment set up and clean up in a variety of environments.
- Help Arena/Athletic Park with daily ice maintenance, ice installation and removal as required.
- Help Arena/Athletic Park Attendants with sport field maintenance as required.
- Follow safety practices and policies and adhere to equipment operation guidelines according to Code of Practice, Occupational Health and Safety (OH&S), Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) and Provincial Public Health Act.
- Be at least 16 years of age.
- Current Swim for Life Instructor, Lifesaving Instructor/Examiner, and Lifesaving CPR Instructor/Examiner, (valid within 24 months) are required.
- Current Bronze Cross or National Lifeguard certification (valid within 24 months) is required.
- Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) level "C", and Automated External Defibrillator (AED) certifications (valid within 12 months) from an approved Alberta Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) provider are required.
- Completion of the Bronze Medals Award 2021 Mandatory Update (Lifesaving Society) is required.
- Previous experience leading recreation programs or teaching swim lessons is an asset.
- Experience in a customer service environment is an asset.
- Daytime availability and previous volunteer work will also be considered an asset.
- You are a strong communicator with demonstrated adaptability and team leadership skills.
Working Conditions: This position works primarily in the water, has exposure to chlorine, may be exposed to high noise levels, and may include heavy lifting.
- A security clearance will be conducted.
- Successful applicants must provide proof of qualifications.
- Applicants may be contacted, interviewed and hired throughout the duration of this competition.