Located approximately half way between London, ON and Sarnia, ON and just off Highway 402, the Township of Warwick is a small community of about 4,500 but growing! This is an exciting time in the Parks and Recreation Department with a new ball diamond in 2020 and the new East Lambton Community Complex with arena renovations currently under construction. Being part of the Township of Warwick team is an amazing career opportunity to work in a small but progressive municipality that provides outstanding Parks and Recreation amenities and services to the community. With all this growth our Parks and Recreation team is also growing!

The Parks and Recreation (P&R) and Facilities Assistant is a full time position that serves as the primary administrative customer contact for the Parks and Recreation department. Reporting to the Parks and Recreation Manager this position will provide support and assistance to the Parks and Recreation Manager in the delivery of parks and recreation services, including front line customer service, booking of facilities and ice, administrative financial services, program and event planning including communications and marketing.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Degree/Certificate of office administration, public or business administration, recreation and leisure, marketing or related field.
  • Two years of experience, preferred in a public office environment.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of computers and ability to learn new software programs.
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, organizational, and time management skills, including proper telephone etiquette, and to work effectively as a member of a team.
  • Excellent customer service skills and ability to maintain discretion in a confidential environment with a high level of detail.
  • Knowledge of Occupational Health and Safety practices and their application in the workplace.
  • Strong organizational skills to effectively complete/deliver and prioritize assigned tasks and responsibilities with established timelines.
  • Valid Ontario’s driver’s license.

How to Apply:

Interested applicants are asked to apply online at www.lambtononline.ca/jobs and select Job # J0621-1175. The deadline to apply is Thursday, July 22, 2021. The Township of Warwick has partnered with the County of Lambton to advertise this job opportunity. The job description can be found in the job posting from the link above.

Any questions regarding this exciting job opportunity with the Township of Warwick should be directed to:

Theresa Klachan
Manager Parks and Recreation
Email: tklachan@warwicktownship.ca
Phone: 519-849-3926
Job Board: www.lambtononline.ca/jobs

 

For a copy of the draft job description email: tklachan@warwicktownship.ca

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. The Township of Warwick is an equal opportunity employer. The Township of Warwick provides reasonable accommodations throughout the hiring process. Reasonable accommodations will be provided upon request throughout the hiring process as required under the Township of Warwick’s policies and Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA).

In accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, personal information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Act, 2001, and will be used for the purpose of candidate selection.