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Employment Opportunities


TOWN OF VIRDEN
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

The Town of Virden has an opening for a Recreation Technician, Term position, which may lead into a full-time position, commencing immediately.

This is a position in the Parks and Recreation Department, although the individual could be required to assist in other departments, if necessary.  Working in Tundra Oil & Gas Place forms a portion of the duties, which will also include working in the parks, recreation grounds, the pool and other Town-owned facilities.

This position requires an individual that is in good health and capable of carrying out the physical requirements of the job.  The ability to work with the public and user groups in a polite and courteous manner is critical. A valid Class 5 Manitoba driver’s license is required as well as a high school diploma or equivalent.  

Typical duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Perform daily maintenance and cleaning of Tundra Oil & Gas Place;
  • Mowing, weeding and trimming of all parks and assigned green areas;
  • Maintenance of all ball diamonds, soccer fields and outdoor swimming pool;
  • Operation of the mechanical systems of Tundra Oil & Gas Place;
  • All required record keeping of duties performed, equipment maintenance and all other records as required under legislation;
  • Ability and willingness to understand and follow all safety procedures and policies;
  • Manual labour and other duties as assigned.

Current starting wage is $19.98 per hour, with a six-month raise to $20.67 and a twelve-month raise to $21.14. The wage scale increases in accordance to the level of certification held.  The following is a list of certificates the successful applicant should hold or have the capability of obtaining:

  • Certified Pool Operators Certificate (CPO Designation)
  • Arena/Curling Rink Management & Operation – Levels I & II
  • Refrigeration Certification

The shifts for this position vary with the staffing requirements necessary for this department. The facilities are generally open from 7:00 am to 12:00 am, seven days a week, except for the Sunrise Credit Union Banquet Hall which may require shifts till 3:00 am.  

A detailed job description, with wage rate, is available at the Town Office.

Please forward resumes, complete with covering letter to:

Rhonda Stewart
Chief Administrative Officer
Town of Virden
Box 310
Virden, Manitoba
R0M 2C0

Phone: (204) 748-2440
Fax: (204) 748-2501
Email: cao@virden.ca

Deadline for applications is Friday, February 4, at 4:00 pm.

TOWN OF VIRDEN
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

The Town of Virden has an opening for a General Labourer II position commencing immediately.

This is a position in the Public Works Department, although the individual could be required to assist in other departments if necessary. The position includes manual labour and operation of Town equipment, excluding heavy equipment.

This position requires an individual that is in good health and capable of carrying out the physical requirements of the job.  

Typical duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Operation and routine maintenance of all Town-owned small equipment as assigned
  • Mowing grass, refuse collection, road and sidewalk maintenance and construction
  • Other manual labour as assigned
  • Miscellaneous duties as required, including working in other departments within the Town of Virden
  • Weekend, shift work, call outs and on-call duties as required

Current starting wage is $19.95 per hour, with a six-month raise to $20.63 and a twelve-month raise to $21.09.

This position is generally scheduled for 7:00 am to 4:00 pm, Monday to Friday, but this could vary depending on the requirements of the Employer, weather, or other circumstances.

A detailed job description, with wage rate, is available at the Town Office.

Please forward resumes, complete with covering letter to:

Rhonda Stewart, CMMA
Chief Administrative Officer
Town of Virden
Box 310
Virden, Manitoba
R0M 2C0

Phone: (204) 748-2440
Fax: (204) 748-2501
Email: cao@virden.ca

Deadline for applications is Friday, February 11, 2022, at 4:00 pm.