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BC Parks Student Ranger Crew Lead

Listing Number: 5067
City/Town: Multiple locations
Start Date: May 2018
Wage Comment:

BC Public Service
BC Parks
Multiple Locations
BC Parks Student Ranger Crew Lead

Are you a student looking for an exciting summer employment opportunity?
Do you want a summer job that makes a positive impact in the community?
Salary: $1,548.30 bi-weekly

The Ministry of Environment and Climate Change Strategy / BC Parks has created the 2018-2019 BC Parks Student Ranger Program to promote outdoor youth employment opportunities across the province.

For the 2018 season, the BC Parks Student Ranger Program will see 48 students ages 18-30 years old employed in BC Parks across the province from May to August. Eligible candidates for the 2018 season are Canadian Residents between the ages of 18 and 30, currently enrolled in full-time studies and who intend to return to full-time studies in the next academic year. BC Parks encourages students from Indigenous backgrounds to apply for these positions.

Eight crews will be recruited, hired and employed by BC Parks across five BC Parks Regions. Locations for crews during the 2018 season include: Victoria, Black Creek, North Vancouver, Manning Park, Squamish, Kamloops, Smithers, and Prince George. Each crew will consist of 1 Crew Lead and 5 Crew Members. Crew Lead positions begin May 22, 2018 and run until August 31, 2018. Crew Member positions begin June 4, 2018 and run until August 24, 2018.

Please note: To apply on the Student Crew Member posting, apply via Requisition 49554.


Qualifications for this role include:

•Registered as a full-time student in the previous academic year and intend to return to school on a full-time basis in the next academic year [in or outside of Canada];
•Between 18-30 years of age;
•Available to work continuously from mid-May-August, 2018;
•Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or person who has been granted refugee status in Canada;
•Legally entitled to work according to the relevant provincial/territorial legislation and regulations;
•A valid Workers’ Compensation Board [WCB] Occupational First Aid Level 1, 2 or 3 [applicants are responsible to ensure their certificate is recognized by WorkSafe BC];
•Must possess and maintain a valid BC Class 5 Driver’s License, or equivalent [BC Class 7L/7N are not considered equivalent]. Must be able to provide a driver’s abstract upon request;
To learn more, including how to apply online by April 17, 2018 please visit:

Company Name: BC Parks
Contact: J Arkinstall