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Customer Reservations and Program Support (student)
Position Code:2017-SLPC-165
Business Unit:Parks and Recreational Facilities
Position Location:Skywood Eco Adventure Park
Position Status:Student
Hours/Week:Variable up to 36.25
  
Job Description & Requirements
If you like adventure, love spending time outdoors and interacting with the public, join a dynamic team at Skywood Eco Adventure Park; Ontario’s largest Zip Line and Aerial Game Park on the 1000 Islands Parkway.

POSITION: Customer Reservations and Program Support (Discovery Course, Treewalk Village) (student)

HOURS OF WORK: Variable hours to a maximum of 36.25 hours per week

LOCATION:
Skywood Eco Adventure Park, 1278 -1000 Islands Parkway

SALARY:
$11.40 per hour

PERIOD OF EMPLOYMENT: May to September 4, 2017 (variable shifts) and September 5 to October 29, 2017 (evenings and weekends only)

DUTIES:
To monitor discovery/kids course and children’s Treewalk Village, promoting visitor compliance to park rules and ensuring health and safety practices are in place at all times.  Fit customers with harnesses.  Collect fees and process reservations. Assist with traffic flow throughout the park.  Perform site clean up and general maintenance such as cleaning washrooms, emptying garbage, etc.

The facilities will be open rain or shine so you must be willing to be outdoors regardless of weather conditions.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Good communication and interpersonal skills to provide effective product information and excellent customer service; ability to work effectively and with large volumes of customers during peak periods; ability to work effectively in a team environment and possess ability to assume responsibility and exercise initiative while working alone and/or in a team environment; ability to work weekends, evenings and holidays as required; possess personal commitment to Customer Service and Health and Safety. Valid emergency first aid and CPR certificate. Physical ability to climb structures and to tolerate heights to assist visitors.

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

DUE TO SCREENING DEADLINES, PRIORITY CONSIDERATION WILL BE GIVEN TO APPLICATIONS/RÉSUMÉS RECEIVED BY FEBRUARY 24, 2017.

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