Park Worker

LocationPrescott & Russell
Address2323 County Rd 2
Contact6139255055   Send a message

HOURS OF WORK: variable hours to a maximum of 40 hours per week


Grenville Park Campground

2323 County Rd.2



PERIOD OF EMPLOYMENT: August 20th to October 31.

DUTIES: To greet and welcome visitors, respond to inquiries and provide site event and services information, and carry out a variety of park-related duties and customer service initiatives. Duties may include the following: providing excellent customer service; collecting fees, processing reservations/registrations, cash handling, cash register operation, credit card transactions, balancing sales and closing paperwork; selling retail (in addition to wood and ice), upselling specialised products and dealing with inventory; providing assistance at special events in the parks; providing safety and security for the visitors and facilities; promoting user compliance with park rules and regulations through public contact and routine/non-routine patrols; documentation of accidents and/or injuries in the workplace; providing travel and tourist information to the public on Eastern Ontario tourist attractions; performing other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS: Ability and willingness to acquire a good knowledge of the operation of a park (day-use area and/or campground) in a short period of time; ability to sell products, and handle cash with a high degree of accuracy; knowledge of tourism; a high degree of integrity and ability to adapt to different situations; ability to operate a computerised reservation/registration system, cash register and bank/credit card machine; good communication and customer service skills to deal effectively with staff and the public; judgement to assess a crisis situation and determine the appropriate course of action; ability to enforce Park rules; ability to write and prepare reports; physical ability to carry out a variety of park manual duties ,bags of wood and ice, etc.; ability to learn the contents of the Park Policies and Rules and the Emergency Procedures Manual; ability to learn about Eastern Ontario tourist attractions; valid driver’s licence may be required; willingness to work variable shifts including weekends, holidays, evenings and nights. In your resume and/or cover letter, please indicate specifically how your experience, skills and knowledge relate to the duties and qualifications stated above.

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $12.50 /hour

Send Resume to : [email protected]

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