Park Wardens

An employer is looking to hire Park Wardens!

For more about this job please call 1-800-461-5541

Application Deadline: March 26, 2021
Hours of Work: Various hours
Wages: TBD
Duties & Qualifications:

Common duties may include:

  • Protecting park resources by enforcing legislation, and providing information to park visitors
  • Providing high-quality customer service by answering questions, delivering information, and resolving visitor comments/complaints
  • Ensuring the protection of public safety by providing leadership and support with accidents or emergencies
  • Supporting park operations by helping staff with facility cleaning, campground maintenance, and water system operation
  • Supporting backcountry hiking and paddling opportunities by maintaining trails, portages, and campsites
  • minimum 19 years of age
  • valid class “G” Ontario driver’s licence or equivalent
  • ability to obtain a criminal background check
  • successful completion of multi-week Provincial Park Warden Course (provided)
  • written and oral communication skills: the ability to effectively resolve customer conflicts/complaints, convey important information, document observations and activities, and write clear and concise reports
  • problem-solving and decision-making skills: the ability to make difficult decisions related to public safety, emergency response, and officer safety
  • leadership and initiative capabilities: the ability to work independently without direct supervision, and the initiative to remain productive and support other park programs when needed
  • experience or education working in/with law enforcement
  • experience or education managing natural or cultural resources
  • knowledge and understanding of Ontario Parks and the objectives of our organization
  • Previous park experience is always an asset
Job Type: Seasonal
Advertising Method: General Ad

This job advertisement is from an external source. Employment North is not responsible for the accuracy, the currency, and reliability of the content; promises made by third parties are not the responsibility of Employment North.

To register for free services like resume development, computer access, workshops, apprenticeship information, career planning, telephone, fax and photocopying, job / volunteer / training searches, job matching/placements/incentives and labour market information please call or visit our Gravenhurst office at (705) 687-6350 OR our Sundridge office at (705) 384-1110 or Toll free: 1-800-461-5541.