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Town of the Blue Mountains

Job Title: Harbour Summer Student Job # 23-05
Work Hours: Position dependent
Wage: $15.99/hour to $18.71/hour
Anticipated Start Date: Summer – May or July starts
Location: Collingwood, ON
Job Description The Town of The Blue Mountains is a growing and progressive, four-season community with stunning natural features, including the Niagara Escarpment, Beaver Valley and the Georgian Bay shoreline, and the various recreational activities and experiences they afford. We are seeking to fill the full-time, summer student position of Harbour Summer Student within our Community Services Department.

Advantages of The Blue Mountains include excellent quality of life, endless opportunities, the amenities of a complete community and proximity to the Greater Toronto Area, come join us!

Position Overview:

  • To provide excellent customer service, as well as efficiently assist with operational and maintenance duties for the Harbour facility.
  • Understand the requirements of boaters and to satisfy boating customers by providing the best possible services.
  • Assist with the operations and maintenance of Harbour facilities which includes buildings, docks, equipment, cleaning washrooms, changing garbage’s.
  • To assist with the operations which include assisting docking vessels, securing vessels to docks, aid vessels in departure from slips or fuel dock, fueling vessels, and using the pump out system to discharge waste from a vessel to the Town’s waste system.



Qualifications: Required Knowledge, Skills, and Experience:

  • Currently enrolled in post-secondary institution
  • Minimum 1 year work experience in a team environment.
  • Previous customer service experience will be considered an asset.
  • Valid Ontario driver’s license (G or G2).
  • CPR and First Aid Training is an asset.
  • Able to work with minimal supervision, follow and carry out instructions.
  • Possess communication skills to respond to general information requests from internal and external customers.
  • Must be able to work flexible hours including evenings, weekends and holidays.
  • Required to move, lift, carry, pull and place objects up to 50 pounds without assistance.
  • Required to stand, sit or walk for an extended period of time or for an entire shift.
  • Required to reach overhead and below the knees, including bending, twisting and pulling.
  • Required to move over sloping, uneven or slippery surfaces.
  • Ability to interpret and implement company policies and procedures.
  • Flexible, with solid interpersonal skills that allow one to work effectively in a diverse working environment.
  • Able to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing.
  • Able to work well under pressure.
  • Strong attention to detail.


Vaccination Policy: N/A
Employer: Town of the Blue Mountains 
How to Apply:
Date Posted: January 25, 2023 Posting expires: 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday February 7, 2023.


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