This year, with the gracious grant from the Government of Canada – Summer Student Program, the B.L.T. Rails to Trails Association is looking to hire two summer students for eight weeks this year!

Applicants must be:

  • Between the age of 15 and 30 and be in secondary or post-secondary school.
  • Be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or a person to whom refugee protection has been granted.
  • Have a valid Social Insurance Number
  • Is able to bike 13 kilometres per day, and walk 5 kilometres per day
  • Have access to a vehicle, when required.
  • Able to operate power tools and garden tools such as drills, saws, shovels, rakes, etc.
  • Submit to a criminal record check

The Trail Ambassador job description includes:

  • Help and guide trail users
  • Conduct minor trail repairs
  • Promote a trail safety and safe trail usage with all trail groups
  • Fundraiser and promote the trail with stakeholders

The grant is for 8 weeks, starting date late June.
Various shifts – 8 hour days, there will be some evenings and weekends. $13.35 per hour.

The application period ended May 30th and we are no longer accepting submissions. Thank you to everyone who has shown interest in the position.