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Main Purpose & Function
The Vancouver Board of Parks & Recreation, in partnership with the Roundhouse Community Arts & Recreation Centre, supports a position called Skateboarding Host for the Downtown Skate Plaza at Union and Quebec Streets in Vancouver. The Host is outgoing, upbeat, and friendly and sets the tone for a welcoming and positive skateboarding environment. The Host will function as a mentor/role model on site displaying and encouraging safe practices at all times. The Host will also encourage other users/skaters to be good neighbours to the residents, parks, and businesses surrounding the Plaza area by skating safely to and from the Plaza, properly disposing of litter, and encouraging skaters to minimize any other negative impacts on the neighbourhood.
Specific Duties & Responsibilities
Education and Experience:
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Approximately 8 hours/week. Hours are variable and will include shifts in the afternoons, evenings and weekends. The hours for this position are auxiliary and are governed by the collective agreement between the Vancouver Park Board and CUPE 15.
A Police Record Check is a requirement of this position. A clearance requires the absence of any criminal charges or convictions related to this position.
Apply on the City of Vancouver website: https://jobs.vancouver.ca/job/Vancouver-Rink-Attendant-Skateboarding-Host-Brit-V6A-4K6/740546300/?locale=en_USAPPLY NOW! • RINK ATTENDANT – SKATEBOARDING HOST • Vancouver Board of Parks and Recreation
Post Date: June 2, 2021 Deadline for Application: June 11, 2021