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Temporary Seasonal Parks Attendant (June to October)

Friday, May 31st, 2019

In this position you will be required to work with a team of staff to perform a wide range of duties that will contribute to the overall maintenance and beautification of the Town of Yarmouth's parks, grounds, and green spaces.

Hours of work - Monday to Friday 8:00 am to 4:30 pm


  • High School completion certificate or equivalent
  • Physically fit with the ability to lift heavy loads
  • Experience using lawn maintenance tools and equipment
  • Ability to establish and maintain positive working relationship with co-workers 
  • Must be punctual and reliable
  • Must possess a valid Class 5 Nova Scotia Driver's license
  • Certification in Emergency First Aid and WHMIS (Employer to provide)


  • Operation and use of a variety of hand tools and maintenance equipment
  • Prune, weed and cultivate landscaped areas within the Town
  • Collect and dispose of garbage and litter
  • General maintenance (painting, repair picnic tables, etc.)
  • Clean up duties, move supplies, picnic tables and equipment as directed
  • Assist with the set-up and tear-down of Town or community events
  • Participate in workplace safety initiatives
  • Participate in facility safety inspections (including playground inspections and regular toolbox meetings)
  • Adhere to all Occupational Health and Safety Rules and Policies of the Town of Yarmouth

To apply please forward a resume and cover letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


We thank all candidates for their applications; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


Town of Yarmouth

 This is an exciting time for the Town of Yarmouth. By working together, we can meet today’s challenges and build a better future.”

Pam Mood


Town of Yarmouth
400 Main Street
Yarmouth, B5A 1G2

  (902) 742-2521
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