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Student, Labourer (Transit)

Length:  Part-time
Department/Division:  Transportation & Environmental Services/Transit Services
Hours of Work:  12 hours per week
Wage:  $13.15 – $14.00 per hour (under review)
Location:  Grand River Transit Centre, 85 Chandler Drive, Kitchener

Description of Duties:

Cleans entire bus interior by vacuuming, dusting, washing bus floors, walls, ceiling, windows, stanchions, seats, dash area.  Also cleans and maintains shop area.  Visual concentration and attention to detail are constantly required.  Sitting, standing, stretching, bending, twisting are required when cleaning.  Work is performed in a shop area 100% of the time, exposing the incumbent to odours from stored chemicals, diesel fuel emissions, noise, moving objects, and hazardous materials.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Required:

• Knowledge of reading, writing, and arithmetic skills, plus one year of general labour experience. 
• Communication and human relations skills to exchange information with others and to participate as an effective team member. 
• Functional knowledge of the proper and safe operation and use of equipment related to job duties. 
• Ability to communicate verbally with supervisor, co-workers. 
• Ability to support and project values compatible with the organization.

How to Apply:

If you feel that you are our ideal candidate, please apply online at our Web site www.regionofwaterloo.ca by the closing date quoting the competition number.

Please Note:

To be considered for employment as a student, a person must be: registered as a full-time secondary or post secondary student in an accredited institution, or currently recognized as having full-time status by the academic institution but applying for a school vacation, practicum or work term, or returning to full-time studies in the next academic term.  Students who are in their final year of academic study and who are not intending to return to full-time studies are eligible for student employment up until the time they convocate.  Students participating in education and retraining programs at the post- secondary level, though not full-time students, are eligible for related student employment opportunities, where an appropriate match exists i.e. full-time employee in Community Services taking part-time courses to become a caseworker is eligible for a summer student caseworker position.

Please apply online, by the closing date Dec 31, 2019 quoting competition number 2019-1259, or drop off your resume to the Region of Waterloo, Information Desk located on the main floor at 150 Frederick Street, Kitchener, ON N2G 4J3.

We thank all applicants in advance; however, we will be corresponding only with those selected for an interview.

The Region of Waterloo is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. We encourage qualified applicants to apply and will accommodate the needs of qualified applicants under the Human Rights Code in all parts of the hiring process.

Alternate formats of this document are available upon request. Please contact the Service First Call Centre at phone number (519) 575-4400, TTY number (519-575-4608) to request an alternate format.

The Regional Municipality of Waterloo,
Human Resources Department
150 Frederick Street, 3rd Floor,
Kitchener, Ontario N2G 4J3

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