Temporary Skilled Labourers

The City of Cornwall is a progressive community of 47,000 situated on the banks of the St. Lawrence River in Eastern Ontario.  Cornwall boasts a modern economy led by forward thinkers and offers an extensive array of urban amenities making it an excellent place to build a career and raise a family. 

Our Recreation and Municipal Works Departments are looking for temporary Skilled Labourers. The position could assist with running of recreational programming, which includes janitorial duties, completing set ups and tear downs for events (indoor and outdoor) based on the patron’s needs, ice maintenance including ice resurfacing, litter and garbage collection, parks maintenance and special event services. The position could also assist with restorations, excavations, asphalt work, concrete work, watermain and sewer repairs as well as litter and garbage collection, parks maintenance and special event services. This position may also be required to operate a snowplow or sidewalk machine in the winter months.

Candidates for this role must have a valid unrestricted D “Z’ Driver’s License with a driver’s abstract (must be submitted with application); maintenance and general labourer experience, be able to work independently and as part of a team; demonstrate excellent interpersonal, customer service and public relations skills; and must be able to work all required shifts including weekends, evenings, and holidays.

The City offers a competitive hourly rate of $22.23 to start per hour $24.10 after 3 months.

Note: A copy of your D, “Z” driver’s license, Drivers abstract, Resume, and Criminal Record Check (or proof of CPIC Request) must be provided at time of application with your resume. If you are in the process of obtaining your D, “Z” driver’s license proof must be submitted for your application to be accepted. All documents must be provided or your application will not be considered.

To apply, fill out the application form online Send proof of qualifications and resume to: careers@cornwall.ca quoting File: 21-193 Temporary Skilled Labourers

The Corporation of The City of Cornwall is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.  Information collected will be handled in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.

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