Casual Recreation Worker

Openings: Up to 30

Location Name: City of Regina, Regina, Saskatchewan, CA 

Date Posted: July 1, 2023

Closing Date: December 31, 2023

Profession: Art, Culture & Recreation 

Experience Level(s): Entry-Level 

Desired Employment Status: Casual

Job ID: 1545 
 

** Majority of the recruitment will occur within the second quarter of the calendar year until a full staff complement has been reached; however, applications will be accepted on an ongoing basis. Throughout the year, there may be a requirement to recruit additional staff dependent on operational and programming needs. ** Applicants who have previously applied, need not apply again.

 

 

This position provides opportunities to perform planning, delivery and evaluation of diverse and inclusive sport, culture and recreation activities as well as preparing facilities, set up and take down of equipment, and supervising the facility for scheduled bookings, programs, and special events within the Parks, Recreation & Cultural Services Department for various branches which include:

 

  • Community & Cultural Development
  • Community & Recreation Programs
  • Sports Facilities & Special Events
  • Community Wellbeing

 

This position may require working non-standard hours, including weekends depending on operational and programming needs.

 

All candidates must possess the following:

 

  • Canadian Red Cross Standard First Aid & CPR Level ‘C’ or St. John Ambulance Standard First Aid & CPR Level ‘C’
  • Self-starter and the ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Ability to plan, organize, schedule, instruct and evaluate program activities
  • A proactive team member that contributes to a positive work environment
  • Exercise initiative and good judgment when completing work assignments
  • Proven customer service skills
  • Ability to be a positive role model for children & youth
  • Be dependable and reliable
  • Must have the means to travel within the City

 

Preference will be given to those candidates who have successfully completed one (1) year post- secondary education in Kinesiology, Education, or a related discipline from a recognized post- secondary institution.

Candidates are recommended to identify their preferred work in their application, and outline any relevant education and experience as it pertains to any of the specific work listed below:

 

Community & Cultural Development

Job Duties: This branch consists of positions that plan, lead, instruct and evaluate diverse and inclusive sport, culture and recreation activities for children and youth. Program plans, weekly activity schedules, and attendance reports are also required. The typical programs include: PlayEscapes, RECreate YQR (afterschool program) and MyTime.

Pay Rate:

$15.62 per hour; however, depending upon operational or programming needs, there may be work assignments that will lead to a higher rate of pay of up to $22.39 per hour.

 

Community & Recreation Programs

Job Duties: This branch consists of positions that prepare facilities, setup & take down equipment, monitoring of the building and supervising the facility for scheduled bookings, programs and special events. General cleaning duties for safe and efficient operation of equipment, programs and facilities is also required. Typical facilities include: Fieldhouse, South Leisure Centre, Cathedral Neighbourhood Center, Glencairn Neighbourhood Centre and Core Ritchie Neighbourhood Centre.

Pay Rate:

$15.62 per hour; however, depending upon operational needs, there may be work assignments that will lead to a higher rate of pay of up to $18.28 per hour.

 

Sports Facilities & Special Events

Job Duties: This branch consists of positions that prepare facilities, setup & take down equipment, monitoring of the building and supervising the facility for scheduled bookings, programs and special events. General cleaning duties for safe and efficient operation of equipment, programs and facilities is also required. Typical facilities include: all City operated arenas, Canada Games Complex and Leibel Field.

Pay Rate:

$15.62 per hour; however, depending upon operational needs, there may be work assignments that will lead to a higher rate of pay of up to $18.28 per hour.

 


✓ Note: Testing may be done to evaluate knowledge, skills and abilities.

✓ Note: As per the City of Regina's Criminal Record Check Policy, the successful candidate is required to provide a satisfactory vulnerable sector criminal record check.

✓ Note: Successful candidates will be required to provide proof of acquired education.


Jurisdiction: CUPE Local 21 

Division: City Planning & Community Development 

Department: Parks, Recreation & Cultural Services 

Hourly Salary: $15.62. However, depending upon operational or programming needs, there may be work assignments that will lead to a higher rate of pay.

 

The City of Regina acknowledges that we are on Treaty 4 Territory, and the traditional lands of the Cree, Saulteaux, Dakota, Nakota, Lakota, and the homeland of the Métis Nation.

We want to show our recognition and respect to the Nations and the ancestors of this territory, we are grateful for the privilege to be here, to co-exist. We recognize that much of the harms of the past have shaped our relationship; we are committed to our work of building trust. We hope for good and everlasting relationships to create true partnerships with Indigenous peoples.

Regina is committed to employment equity and accessibility. We encourage applications from members of equity-seeking communities including women, racialized and Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities and persons of all sexual orientations and gender identities/expressions.

Note: The City of Regina strives to provide reasonable access and accommodations throughout the application and selection process. If you would like to request an accommodation at any stage of the process, please note in your application or contact 306-777-7000.