Recreation Assistant II - Arenas (15 Temporary Part-Time Vacancies)

Department: Parks and Recreation

Closing Date: Aug 18, 2017 4:30 PM

Competition Number: 17-62

Job Summary

The City of Nanaimo is seeking 15 temporary part-time Recreation Assistant II - Arenas. Under the supervision of senior recreation staff, the incumbents will perform a variety of tasks involved with the operation of the Arena Skate Shop and assists staff with organizing a variety of ice/dry recreational activities and special events including preparing equipment, materials and supplies for public skating sessions, and assisting with the general public.

Duties and Responsibilities

Please see the attached pdf job description below.


Completion of Grade 10 or equivalent and an interest in recreation and/or community service as demonstrated by volunteer work, participation or previous employment is required. Applicants must have an excellent skating ability and knowledge of skate repair, adjustment, and sharpening is an asset. A valid Emergency or Standard First Aid and CPR “C” certificates from Red Cross or St. John Ambulance are required as well as a satisfactory Criminal Record Check.

Compensation and Benefits

This is a unionized position, $16.63 per hour (Jul 2016 Rate). Hours of work will be 0 – 20 hours per week. Shift work will be involved (including evenings and weekends).  It is anticipated that this vacancy will be from September 2017 to March 2018.  


Resumes with cover letters referencing the specific competition 17-62 will be received until 4:30 pm on Friday, August 18, 2017.

Human Resources

City of Nanaimo

455 Wallace Street, Nanaimo BC  V9R 5J6

Fax: (250) 755-4449

Drop off in person: 2nd Floor, City Hall (455 Wallace Street)


We thank all applicants for their interest; however,

only those candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted.

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