JOB POSTING 2019 – Lead Facility Worker

Position: Lead Facility Worker

Reports to: Summer Work Term Supervisor

Location: Pearlgate Track and Field Complex, 120 Old Placentia Rd., Mount Pearl, NL

Status: 8-Week Contract (SSEP Grant) at 30 hours per week

Start date: Pearlgate will be hiring two groups of post-secondary students with staggered start dates. Start date 1: May 13th, 2019. Start date 2: July 3rd, 2019.

Application Deadline: May 3rd, 2019 at 11:59 PM.

About Us:

The Pearlgate Track and Field Club is a welcoming, inclusive community of athletes of all ages and abilities, families and coaches, who are committed to sport excellence and lifelong fitness through all the disciplines of athletics, including those disciplines for para-athletes.

Position Summary:

The role of the Lead Facility Worker will be to work with and lead other team members to supporting the delivery of various sport and recreational programs directed at various ages and abilities. More specifically, these activities include implementing our summer day camp program, coordinating club/facility events including but not limited to our Twilight Meets and RJTW Camp) and assisting with daily operations of the track complex including accepting user fees and setting up/taking down of equipment. Some administrative tasks will also be required. We encourage inclusivity and accessibility for all athletes and employees at Pearlgate Track and Field Club and will consider this when assessing applicants for this position.


-Previous experience in athletics is required and previous experience working at the Pearlgate Track and Field complex is considered an asset

-Run Jump Throw Wheel Certification is considered an asset

-High Five Certification is considered an asset

-CPR/First Aid will be required upon hiring.

-Certificate of Conduct and Vulnerable Sector Check Required

-Self-starter with the ability to work independently and as part of a team

Working Conditions:

-Clubhouse w/ outdoor track and field complex

-Outdoor road race venue

-Occasionally required to work outside regular office hours, including weekends

-Requires lifting 20 pounds

What We Offer:

We offer our summer students the opportunity to be involved in the development of young athletes and meaningful community engagement. The wage for this position will be $12.15/hour  

To Apply:  Please submit your resume and cover letter to Mr. Mark Miller at the email address and explicitly state “Facility Worker position” in the email subject heading by 11:59 PM on May 3rd, 2019.