Recreation Summer Employment

The Recreation Department is hiring for the following positions:

Application forms available at the Town Office, 457 MacLeod Street

Deadline to Apply: May 29, 2015

Nova Scotia Youth Conservation Corps: Summer Student Intern - GO Green Mulgrave project

Number of Positions: 1
Location: Mulgrave, Nova Scotia
Position Status: Temporary, 9 weeks (June 22, 2015 - August 21, 2015)
Hours: Full-time (35 hours per week)
Wage: $11.50/hour

The Clean Nova Scotia Foundation is an independent, non-profit organization that started in 1988. We work in vital environments areas like energy, water, transportation and waste. The Clean Foundation provides the knowledge, tools and inspiration needed to encourage the individual actions that add up to positive environmental change. We partner with individual citizens, governments, organizations, communities and businesses to find environmental solutions. You may know us as Clean Nova Scotia, but we work across Atlantic Canada, throughout the traditional lands of the Mi'kmaq and Wolastoqiyik. Our local roots are going global, exploring how our knowledge and experience can be used in other countries, including nations in the developing world. That's why we say we're just Clean. We are currently seeking a hardworking, dynamic and motivated individual to add to our Nova Scotia Youth Conservation Corps (NSYCC) team for summer 2015, who has a strong passion for people and the environment. Our approach is always collaborative and team oriented.

Program Overview

The NSYCC program was established in 1989 to provide Nova Scotian youth with training and employment opportunities in the environmental field. This program engages community partners across the province to hire students to carry out work that enhances the local environment through the summer months. The NSYCC provides Nova Scotia youth with skills for life-long learning including, team-building and leadership skills, public speaking and community outreach, increased knowledge for future employment and/or education ventures, program evaluation techniques, the ability to give back to their community and their environment, and workplace safety training, including first aid, WHMIS, and Occupational Health & Safety.

Position Overview

The community partner for this Summer intern position through the Nova Scotia Youth Conservation Corps (NSYCC) will be the Town of Mulgrave, reporting to Recreation and Physical Coordinator. In this position, you will be mainly responsible for research and development of day camps and special events with education and awareness of environmental issues; promotion of Active Transportation, and waste management. Reporting to the Recreation & Physical Activity Coordinator, Mulgrave Youth Conservation Team Members will participate in research, planning, and organizing day camps, programs, and special events that will enhance the environment in the Town, improve waste management practices and educate residents concerning sustainable practices, increase level of active transportation through walking and cycling clubs.

Students are asked to submit their cover letter and resume merged into one document while also clearly indicating which position they are applying for to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it by midnight on May 31, 2015.


Mulgrave Community Pool Employment Opportunities

Must have high school or Post-secondary Education.

Maintenance Assistant

The Maintenance Assistant reports to the Maintenance Supervisor and is responsible for the maintenance and repair of recreational facilities including the pool, trail, parks and playgrounds, as well as assist with special events.

Pool Director

The Pool Director will supervise lifeguards/instructors, plan and develop pool programs including public swims, lessons, and other activities. Perform life guarding and teach Red Cross program. Develop a staff incentive program and schedule, help plan and assist with special events. Please attch a copy of National's certification, WS! and/or other certifications to the application.


The Lifeguard/Instructor will teach Red Cross and lifeguard programs and assist with special events. Please attach National's certification, WS1 and/or other certifications to the application

How to Apply

Application Forms available at: Town of Mulgrave, 457 MacLeod Street Attention: Heather Brennan
Deadline to Apply: May 29, 2015