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Recreation Assistant (Part-Time)
Municipality: Fraser Valley Regional District This posting closed on

April 13, 2018
at 4:30 PM
Job ID: 2018-24 (Please quote job ID on resume when applying)
Department: Recreation, Culture and Airpark Services
Job Description: The Fraser Valley Regional District is comprised of six member municipalities and eight Electoral Areas, each containing numerous unique communities, cultures and landscapes. The FVRD covers roughly 13,900 square kilometers, and delivers over 100 separate services to over 295,000 residents in the beautiful Fraser Valley.

Duties: We are inviting applications from qualified candidates to fill the part-time position of Recreation Assistant for Recreation, Culture and Airpark Services located in Hope, BC. The Recreation Assistant must be available for shifts from up to four (4) hours to eight (8) hours in duration anytime between the hours of 6:00 a.m. and 11:00 p.m., and/or split shifts and temporary shifts, inclusive of evenings, weekends and some holidays.

The Recreation Assistant delivers aquatic and arena recreation and leisure programs for children, and may also perform Lifeguard duties under the direct supervision of a certified Lifeguard.
Skill Requirements: • Must be at least 15 years of age and have basic swimming and skating skills;

• possess C.P.R. Level ‘C’ Emergency First Aid Certification and be knowledgeable in standard first aid techniques;

• genuinely enjoy interacting and participating in activities with children, and engaging them to provide an experience that is fun;

• good communication and public relations skills, with the ability to effectively deal with children who exhibit challenging behavior, and to use tact and courtesy in dealing with customers;

• Bronze Cross certification in swimming is preferable.
Salary: The start rate for this part-time Union position is $13.23 per hour plus 10.6% in lieu of benefits, and upon successful completion of the required probationary period the wage will increase to $14.70 per hour plus either 10.6% in lieu of benefits, or if eligible, participation in the benefit program. Shift differential and overtime are paid where applicable as per the Collective Agreement.
Additional Information: If you are interested in applying for this position, please submit your resume, along with a cover letter indicating how you meet the qualifications. Please quote Competition #2018-24 and send, in confidence, by 4:30 p.m. on April 13, 2018 to: or mail to:

Fraser Valley Regional District
Human Resources Department
45950 Cheam Avenue
Chilliwack, BC V2P 1N6

or fax confidentially to: 604-702-5461
Address: 45950 Cheam Avenue
Chilliwack, BC
V2P 1N6
Opening Date: March 22, 2018 08:30 AM
Closing Date: April 13, 2018 04:30 PM