24-18 Cashier Receptionist Auxiliary

Parks & Recreation

Cashier Receptionist - Auxiliary

Competition No. 24-18

Internal/External Opportunity

This is a Union Position

About our community:

Located next to downtown Victoria, the Township of Esquimalt, with a population of over 17,000, is home to Canada’s Pacific Naval Fleet. The community boasts extensive amenities including beautiful parks and beaches, scenic waterfront walkways as well as modern recreational facilities, schools, and commercial services.

About our organization:

The Esquimalt Recreation Centre is a multi-purpose wellness and community recreation facility. Features of the Recreation Centre include: 4500 + square foot Wellness Centre, featuring state-of-the-art cardio and strength training equipment, gymnasium, aquatic centre with six-lane 25 metre lap pool, warm “lifestyle pool” and tot pool with spray features, wheelchair accessible hot-tub, steam room, and sauna. In addition, to recreation activities and programs, there are hundreds of year-round community programs to choose from.

About the opportunity: 

The Parks and Recreation Department is seeking a motivated individual to fill an Auxiliary Reception position, reporting to the Reception Programmer. 

The ideal candidate will: 
  • Work well in a fast-paced environment, requiring strong multi-tasking skills
  • Provide exceptional customer service
  • Answer inquires regarding community programs and services both on the phone and over the counter
  • Operate registration and point of sale software, handling cash and daily cash-outs 
  • Be a central point of communication for the day-to-day operation for public and staff.  Perform several clerical duties.
  • One-year of office/reception and cash-handling experience – or an equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Graduation from senior secondary school
  • Strong communication skills, demonstrated ability to deal with public in a courteous and tactful manner.
  • Experience operating computer programs including Microsoft Office, point of sale software and using computer databases (Preferable)
  • Provision of a current clean Criminal Record Check with vulnerable sector check
  • Evening and weekend availability preferred.

Prior to applying, please review the attached job description which provides a detailed outline of key duties and required qualifications, skills, and abilities. 

Salary: $23.18 – $25.03 hourly + 14% in lieu of benefits (2024 rates)

Please submit your resume and covering letter quoting competition no. 24-18 to: Kristy Vasseur, Program Support, [email protected]. This posting will remain open until a suitable candidate has been found.   

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Date posted: February 21, 2024