Summer Student - Parks and Recreation



The Town of Millet is hiring Seasonal Employees from May 1, 2023, to August 25, 2023, to perform a variety of tasks related to the operation and maintenance of the municipal parks and recreation as well as facilities.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform manual tasks to ensure the Town's parks and recreation facilities are maintained to a high standard including but not limited to:

 Weeding, cutting grass, trimming, emptying garbage receptacles, collecting garbage, painting, watering flowers and routine inspections of equipment and facilities.

  • Learn the safe operation of equipment such as ride-on mowers, trimmers, small tractors, and various hand tools.
  • Follow safety guidelines to keep everyone safe on and off the worksite.

Working Hours:

  • 80 hours per two-week period, typically day shifts
  • Evening and weekend shifts may be necessary occasionally
  • Shifts are 10hr/day — 4 days a week (subject to change if necessary).

(If you like basking in the sun, while at work and, having a long weekend every weekend, this is the job for you!) Position Requirements:

  • Must have criminal records check and, a driving abstract meeting the standard established by the Town Must be able to qualify for the Canada Summer job Grant (between ages of 16-30 and a Canadian citizen)
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Minimum Grade 10 education
  • Class 5 driver's licence
  • First Aid certificate would be an asset
  • Candidates must be able to work in a variety of weather conditions and lift 40 lbs.
  • Previous experience with equipment including lawn mower, trimmer, hand tools, etc. would be considered an asset.

Rate of Pay:

  • The rate of pay for this position will be $20.00/hr Please submit resumes to:

Rob Pelletier, Manager of Operations, recreation@millet.ca

The Town of Millet wants to thank all interested applicants, however only those chosen for interviews will be notified.