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St. Lawrence Parks Commission
Fort Henry National Historic Site
Language of Position(s):
Job Term:
1 Temporary Variable up to 36.25 hours per week
Job Code:
05OAD - Office Administration 05
$21.17 - $24.52 Per Hour*
*Indicates the salary listed as per the OPSEU Collective Agreement.
Posting Status:
Job ID:

What can I expect to do in this role?

You will:

• assist in the planning and execution of public events including duties such as vendor booth sales, supplier procurement, cultural programming, arranging of performers, developing and executing technical set-up, guest service and other event support
• provide strong and timely administrative support including coordination of event-related procurement of goods and services, communication of event details both internally and externally, tracking of budgets and writing reports and summaries
• plan and execute event promotions including the preparation and/or distribution of materials for advertising, on-site and off-site promotions and corporate website

How do I qualify?


• Valid class “G” driver's licence or equivalent to drive on Ontario highways.


• You have experience assisting with the creation, planning and execution of high profile public special events.
• You have experience with a wide array of positive customer service scenarios.
• You have knowledge of office administration procedures, office equipment, digital cameras and audiovisual equipment to provide effective support to staff.
• You have knowledge of purchasing procedures to review and assess against relevant policies.
• You have knowledge of the Occupational Health and Safety Act as it pertains to the work being performed.


• You have the ability to effectively communicate with all levels of staff and the public.
• You can interact with other team members to discuss varying points of view, ideas and opinions to help make timely decisions.


• You have knowledge of computers and a variety of software to produce letters, reports, presentations, budgets, etc.
• You have knowledge of database and spreadsheet applications to compile statistical/activity reports.


• You have analytical skills to determine the most effective way to present materials and information.
• You have planning and organizational skills to organize and prioritize workloads.


• You have the ability to compile information from internal and external sources.

Additional Information:

  • 1 English Temporary, duration up to 5 months, Kingston, East Region
Compensation Group:
Ontario Public Service Employees Union
Administrative and Support Services
Posted on:
Wednesday, January 28, 2015
  • Less qualified applicants may be considered on an underfill basis.

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Remember: The deadline to apply is Friday, February 6, 2015 11:59 pm EST. Late applications will not be accepted.

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