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Assistant Designer/Pumpkin Carver (student)
Position Code:2017-SLPC-172
Business Unit:Upper Canada Village
Position Location:Upper Canada Village, 11 km east of Morrisburg
Position Status:Student
Hours/Week:Variable up to 36.25
  
Job Description & Requirements
Join a dynamic team at Upper Canada Village that embraces customer service to provide visitors with a treasured experience. You will contribute to a great work environment with your high level of performance. If you are a creative individual with a good sense of design and the dexterity to handle carving tools in a safe and fun team environment; this job could be for you.

POSITION:  ASSISTANT DESIGNER / PUMPKIN CARVER (student)

HOURS OF WORK: 36.25 hours per week (occasional weekends, evenings and holidays)

LOCATION:
Upper Canada Village
(11 km east of Morrisburg)

SALARY: $11.40 or $12.25 per hour

PERIOD OF EMPLOYMENT: May to September 4, 2017

DUTIES:
To assist with the design, carving and construction of exhibits for the Pumpkinferno program at Upper Canada Village.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Knowledge of design gained through study or experience; ability to safely and effectively operate various hand tools; good communication skills in order to understand and carry out verbal and written instructions; good physical condition to meet essential physical demands; ability to work in a team environment, alone and/or with minimal supervision; possess personal commitment to Customer Service, Health and Safety, Employment Equity, Workplace Discrimination and Harassment Prevention and Revenue Generation and Cost Reduction.

In your resume and/or cover letter, please indicate specifically how your experience, skills and knowledge relate to the duties and qualifications stated above.  

HIRING FOR THE 2017 HAS BEEN COMPLETED. WE WILL CONTINUE TO ACCEPT APPLICATIONS UNTIL LABOUR DAY AS VACANCIES MAY OCCUR DURING THE OPERATING SEASON.

The St. Lawrence Parks Commission is an equal opportunity employer.