Special Events Monitor

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Job Details

The Special Events Monitor is responsible for monitoring sport/special event usage of public parks.  They will assist with data entry, and pre and post event site meetings to ensure policies and procedures are followed.  The Special Events Monitor will also attend and monitor Special Events as they take place in the City Parks.  They will provide education to the public with respect to City by-laws (i.e. smoking in public parks).


We require candidates with experience in a recreation setting and with special events in addition to customer service and communication skills.  The successful candidate will have excellent decision-making skills with the ability to work independently.  Employees will travel to a variety of different events throughout any given shift and must have access to their own vehicle for this purpose.  First Aid and CPR/AED certification is required.

Staff are required to be available to work a variety of different shifts, including split shifts, evenings and most weekends. Hours of work per week will be 35.



Application Information

Qualified applicants are invited to submit one file containing a résumé and cover letter (the title of the attachment and the subject of the email should both include your name and quote file number 21-T-54), by no later than 12:00 p.m. on Friday, June 25, 2021 to Human Resources.

The City of Peterborough is an organization that strives to embrace the spirit of inclusion, diversity, equity and accessibility. We are an equal opportunity employer committed to building an inclusive and barrier-free environment in which all individuals have access to the City's goods, services and facilities. If contacted for an employment opportunity, please advise Human Resources if you require an accommodation.

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