Are you interested in working with youth, while providing various opportunities for the public affordable summer programs and/or special events? Great, keep reading! As a Summer Recreation Junior Leader, you will be working in a fast-paced, creative environment, focused on delivering active, fun, and safe programs for youth.

Recreation Junior Leaders assist with supervised group-based activities for youth between the ages of six and 12 years, from Monday to Friday throughout July and August. These leaders are responsible for assisting with youth activities, games, and the overall supervision of the program participants under the guidance of the Summer Recreation Senior Leaders.

Qualifications and Skills

  • Strong team players who can work effectively and efficiently with others, or alone with little or no supervision;
  • Previous experience working in volunteering with youth is an asset;
  • Be punctual, self-motivated, communicate openly, take and give direction well;
  • Physical job requirements include occasional lifting of 30 pounds; sitting, walking, and standing for extended periods of time; and working outdoors in potentially inclement weather;
  • Minimum 16 years of age;
  • Vulnerable Sector Check and Intervention Record Check;
  • First Aid/CPR Certificate (training provided if needed);
  • Valid Driver’s Abstract.

Full Time • Temporary

Wage: $18.00 per hour
Hours: 8 hours per day, Monday to Thursday, 32 hours per week.
Term: June 29, 2023 to August 25, 2023

Orientation will be held June 29, 2023. Staff must be available to work on this day.

Closing Date: May 31, 2023

Complete job descriptions are available upon request. Qualified applicants are invited to submit their resumes to the address below. Quote competition #23/011.

Manager, Employee Services
Fax: 780-624-4664
Email: [email protected]

The Town of Peace River welcomes diversity in the workplace and encourages applications from all qualified candidates.

We thank all participants for their interest, however only those who are selected for an interview will be contacted.


Posting Date: May 14, 2023