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Human Resources Department
Tel: (306) 786-1708
Fax: (306) 786-6880
e-mail:

Employment Opportunities


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Competition Number

When applying for a position, please ensure you identify the City of Yorkton Competition Number indicated on the posting and the title of the position you are applying for, to ensure you are considered for the specific position of interest.

Resumes

Resumes are kept on file for six months in the event that a job you are qualified for becomes available. Resumes may be submitted to:

Kaylee Diduck– Human Resources Advisor
City of Yorkton
Box 400
Yorkton, SK
S3N 2W3
Fax: (306) 786-6880
E-mail:

Electronically submitted resumes are preferred, but not required, in Microsoft Word 97 or greater and Power Point 97 or greater formats.


Full Time Operator A
Public Works

Competition Number: 2014-48

The City of Yorkton is a great place to work and if you enjoy a busy and challenging work environment, we encourage you to apply for the Permanent Full time Operator A position with the Roads and Streets Division for the Public Works Department.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Construct new streets, lanes, roadways, intersections, ramps, boulevards, medians, ditches, and all other appurtenances that may be required, within the scope of the Public Works Department.
  • Ability to competently operate Motor Grader and other heavy equipment, with high level of proficiency to effectively assist work crews within project requirements and specifications.
  • Maintain existing streets, lanes, roadways, intersections, ramps, boulevards, medians, ditches, and all other appurtenances that may exist within the scope of the Public Works Department.
  • Cut to final grade specifications with high level of proficiency for construction of new curb and gutter, sidewalk, combined sidewalk, new asphalt placement, and other finishing motor grader operations as may be required.
  • Proficient placement of aggregates, hotmix asphalt, and/or other materials, in order to obtain a high level of consistency in final project.        
  • Landscaping of all projects in order to establish and maintain desired results in regards to drainage and appearance of finished products.                        
  • Establish and maintain proper elevations to street, lane, and roadway cross sections in order to insure desired drainage.
  • Snow removal and ice control duties as required.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.   
  • Has ability to competently operate various models of motor graders in order to obtain final grades required on all City of Yorkton construction projects.
  • Follows all O.H.S. Regulations, Company Safety Policies and S.O.P.'s.
  • Competently operate required equipment under a minimum of supervision and at irregular shifts.
  • Displays mechanical aptitude and general understanding of how equipment functions.
  • Maintain equipment in neat and clean condition.

Qualifications:

  • Grade 12 or GED equivalency
  • Must possess and maintain RCMP security clearance
  • Class 3A Driver’s License with Air Endorsement is preferred
  • Must have a minimum of 5 years experience in performing all aspects of finishing patrol operations
  • Ability to work independently and with minimum Supervision
  • Current C.P.R. and First Aid Certificates

Salary:

Salary will be in paid in accordance with Local 342 CUPE Collective Agreement.

Click here to view additional information regarding this position.

Interested applicants may forward their resume quoting competition number 2014-48 by 4:00 pm Friday October 24, 2014 to:

Kaylee Diduck- Human Resources Advisor
Box 400 – 37 Third Avenue North
Yorkton, Saskatchewan S3N 2W3
Fax:  (306) 786–6880
Email:  employment@yorkton.ca

The City of Yorkton thanks all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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Casual Instructor/Lifeguard I
Gallagher Centre Water Park

Competition Number: 2014-49

The Gallagher Centre Water Park is looking for 2 Casual Instructor / Lifeguards.  Reporting directly to the Water Park Manager, the major duties and responsibilities of the casual position include:

  • Perform lifeguard duties according to the National Lifesaving (NL) standards.
  • Instruct lifesaving water safety lessons and courses, as well as fitness programs.
  • Ensure lesson plans are completed, results recorded, and submitted.
  • Complete all basic janitorial daily tasks and report any deficiencies.
  • Complete incident/accident reports for submission.
  • Complete participant report cards.
  • Ability to work shift work and weekends as required.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of grade 10 education or equivalency
  • Bronze Cross
  • Standard First Aid/CPR-C or Aquatic Emergency Care
  • National Lifeguard Service Award
  • Lifesaving Instructor
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Physical fitness needs to be maintained
  • Basic understanding of pool operation
  • Possess and maintain RCMP security clearance

Salary:

$19.48 per hour

Hours of Work:

Shift work, evening and weekend work is involved. 

Click here to view additional information regarding this position.

Interested applicants may forward their resume and cover letter, quoting competition number 2014-49 no later than 4:00pm on Friday October 24, 2014 to:

Kaylee Diduck- Human Resources Advisor
Box 400 – 37 Third Avenue North
Yorkton, Saskatchewan S3N 2W3
Fax:  (306) 786–6880
Email:  employment@yorkton.ca

The City of Yorkton thanks all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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