Requisition #: 1084
Hourly Rate: $15.00 - $16.00 + 14% vacation and statutory holiday pay
Position Type: Seasonal, Full-Time
Closing Date: Open until suitable candidates are selected
Location:  Olds, Alberta

Olds College is seeking summer students to work on the Olds College and Community Learning Campus (CLC) Grounds OR Botanical Garden - Greenhouse - Agriculture Plots. The anticipated term of employment for these positions is March 2019 to September 2019 although positions with later start dates are available. The work week will consist of 40 hours and will require some weekend work.  

Summer Student- CLC Grounds or Botanical Gardens

Requisition #: 1084
Hourly Rate: $15.00 - $16.00 + 14% vacation and statutory holiday pay
Position Type: Seasonal, Full-Time
Closing Date: Open until suitable candidates are selected
Location:  Olds, Alberta

Olds College is seeking summer students to work on the Olds College and Community Learning Campus (CLC) Grounds OR Botanical Garden - Greenhouse - Agriculture Plots. The anticipated term of employment for these positions is March 2019 to September 2019 although positions with later start dates are available. The work week will consist of 40 hours and will require some weekend work.

Successful candidates must be secondary or post-secondary students prior to and/or immediately following their work period. Due to the physically demanding nature of some components of this position and the variables associated with horticulture work the successful candidate must be physically fit and able to work outdoors for extended periods.  In addition, the incumbent must provide and wear CSA approved footwear and appropriate clothing for work outdoors in all weather, and successfully complete WHMIS certification training. A post-secondary education in a related field and relevant work experience would be assets. A valid driver’s license is required.

Responsibilities may include:

  • Grounds maintenance
  • Equipment operation
  • Landscape construction, maintenance and renovation
  • Greenhouse duties
  • Miscellaneous departmental duties

Temporary employees shall be paid in addition to their regular rate of pay, fourteen percent (14%) of their earnings in lieu of vacation and named statutory holidays.

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Preference will be given to applications received prior to February 19, 2019 however; this competition will remain open until all positions are filled.

Please note: only those selected for interviews will be contacted