2020 Summer Student Positions

The qathet Regional District is accepting applications from youth ages 15 to 30 for three (3) summer positions. Preference will be given to those returning to school in the fall.


Shelter Point Regional Park: Start Date: May 15, 2020

Haywire Bay Regional Park: Start Date: May 15, 2020

Powell River Cemetery: Start Date: May 15, 2020

All positions end around Labour Day, 2020.


Wage rate is $20.00 per hour.  Positions are covered by a union contract under CUPE Local 798.  Work schedule: 7 hours per day, 5 days per week, with 2 consecutive days off.  Park employees must be available to work weekends and holidays.


Applicants must be familiar with basic maintenance tools and equipment, capable of physical work in an outdoor setting, have excellent attention to detail and be good with the public. Applicants must also have their own transportation to and from work. Please submit a cover letter and resume to:


qathet Regional District

Attn: Patrick Devereaux, Manager of Operational Services

#202-4675 Marine Avenue

Powell River, BC  V8A 2L2

Phone: 604-487-1380

Fax:  604-485-2216

E-mail: employment@qathet.ca


Deadline for applications:  4:00pm, Wednesday, April 15, 2020.  For more information contact Patrick Devereaux at 604-487-1380 or by email.