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Current Opportunities

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The Town of Paradise regularly has openings for a range of employment opportunities. We are an equal-opportunity employer that encourages applications from all qualified individuals.

For questions regarding employment opportunities or to submit your resume, please contact the Human Resources division.

Mechanic (Full-Time, Temporary)
Competition #TOP-300-006 
Public Works Department
Closing Date: January 18, 2021 
The Town of Paradise is now accepting applications for Mechanic within the Public Works Department.
 
Responsibilities
 
Under the general direction of the Forepersons, Transportation Services, this position is responsible for the repair and maintenance of the Town’s fleet of heavy equipment and light duty vehicles.
 
Qualifications
  • A Red Seal Interprovincial Journeyman Certificate as a Heavy Equipment Mechanic is required;
  • Registered and in good standing with the Province of Newfoundland and Labrador;
  • At least five (5) years’ experience in repair of automobiles and heavy equipment is required;
  • Completion of safety courses is an asset;
  • A valid driver’s license and a satisfactory driving record are required;
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing; and
  • Must be physically and medically able to do all aspects of the position.
 
This is a unionized position, 40 hours per week.  Shift work will be required, and overtime may occur from time to time. 

The Salary Scale for this position is $56,414.87 - $70,518.59 as per the Collective Agreement. 
 
The Town of Paradise is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 
 
Closing Date: January 18th, 2021
 
Apply in confidence by submitting your resume to:
Human Resources
Town of Paradise
28 McNamara Drive
Paradise, NL   A1L 0A6
F: 782-2643
 
The Town of Paradise would like to thank applicants for their interest. Only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. 
Crossing Guard (Casual)
Recruitment On-going
Responsibilities:

The Town of Paradise is seeking responsible adults who are available to work for two (2) hours a day and are interested in making a difference in their community. Crossing guards play an important role in keeping children safe on their way to and from school by assisting with the crossing of children in a safe and controlled environment. Crossing guards are designated to primary and elementary schools during school arrival and dismissal times specific to each location. 

Qualifications:

  • ensure the safety of children crossing busy street intersections 
  • maintain a pleasant, courteous and helpful attitude toward children, their guardians and the general public at all times 
  • report dangerous driving, crossing practices or problems to the appropriate authorities 
  • escort children across the street using caution and displaying a crossing sign 
  • prevent children from crossing the street until it is safe to do so 
  • establish and maintain effective relations with the school children and the general public

Successful candidates must be able to learn and apply traffic regulations, particularly those pertaining to pedestrian crosswalks; communicate clearly and effectively, and work on a daily basis in all weather conditions. The successful candidate must provide an RNC Certificate of Conduct & Vulnerable Sector check upon hire.

Hours of Work

This position works for (1) hour each morning and (1) hour each afternoon. (2 hours per day) Monday – Friday.  Fall 2020 – June 2021, when school is in session.

Additional Information

Training will be provided

Rain clothing will be provided

$12.95/Hour

Deadline and Delivery:

Apply in confidence by forwarding résumé and references to:
Human Resources
28 McNamara Drive
Paradise, NL   A1L 0A6
F: 782-2643

Recruitment On-going

The Town of Paradise would like to thank all those who apply on this competition; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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