Summer Employment Opportunity

Township of Elizabethtown-Kitley

Summer Student Position

The Township of Elizabethtown-Kitley is seeking a student to fill the position of Public Works Summer Student for the duration of the summer months.  This job consists of mostly outside work in any weather condition and can be labour intensive. Some of the duties include:

·Performing traffic control during road and highway maintenance activities

·Manually clearing roadside brush and cutting back overgrowth

·General cleanup responsibilities, litter collection, removal of leaves and/or tree branches or limbs

·Assisting Public Works Department during pothole patching, traffic sign maintenance and other tasks related to highway and road maintenance

·Other duties as assigned by the Public Works Lead Hand and/or Director of Public Works


Qualifications: Good communications skills are required as the individual may be required to deal with the public. Also, candidates must have the ability to lift up to 20kg, be comfortable climbing and working from ladders, valid First Aid/CPR training would be considered an asset and have appropriate safety footwear. Successful candidates will be required to submit a satisfactory background check prior to the commencement of employment.  Successful candidates must also hold a valid Class G Driver’s license and be enrolled in a postsecondary institution. Preference will be given to students enrolled in Civil Engineering Technician or related educational program and have knowledge of the Occupational Health and Safety Act and Highway Traffic Act Book. The ideal candidates will have related experience. You are available to work May 2018 until the end of August and be legally entitled to work in Canada.


Interested applicants are invited to submit a cover letter and resume to the undersigned no later than 4:00 p.m. on May 11, 2018.  Only those candidates who qualify for an interview will be contacted.


Jamie McCarthy, C.E.T. Director of Public Works

Township of Elizabethtown-Kitley

6544 New Dublin Road

RR 2, Addison, ON K0E 1A0

Tel.  613-345-7480

Fax.  613-345-7235








Monday, April 23, 2018

Township of Elizabethtown-Kitley, 6544 New Dublin Rd, RR 2  Addison, ON, K0E 1A0
Tel. 613-345-7480 or 1-800-492-3175, Fax. 613-345-7235, Email:
Office Hours: Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

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