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Daytime/Part-time Lifeguard(s)/Assistant Life Guards/Swimming Lesson Instructors
Community Services Department

The City of Summerside is seeking highly motivated and enthusiastic individuals to work in the following areas listed within the Community Services Department. Duties will include all aspects of supervising and maintaining the Aquatic Centre at Credit Union Place. These positions are required for morning, afternoon, evening and weekend shifts.

Current or past National Lifeguard Certificate, Bronze Medallion/Cross, a valid Standard First Aid and CPR certificate are a definite asset but training would also be provided to suitable candidates. Instructor certification and experience teaching Aquafit would also be considered an asset but are not required. Lifeguards must be in good physical condition, be of good character, have good communications skills, and be courteous to the public.

Applicants are invited to email a confidential resume to Ashley Schurman,  HR Coordinator with the City of Summerside.

Applications will be received until a suitable candidate(s) have been hired. 

Applications to be clearly marked:
“Daytime Lifeguard ” and addressed to
Ashley Schurman, HR Coordinator – City of Summerside
Email:   ashley.schurman@city.summerside.pe.ca  

Thank you to all who apply.
Only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.

Credit Union Place General


Do you love working with people, possess a very outgoing personality and work well in a team environment?  We want to meet you!  Resumes are accepted at the City of Summerside for employment at Credit Union Place year round and positions are filled based on operational needs.  You can apply for Customer Service Representative, Box Office Attendant, Supervisor, Fitness Class Instructor, Lifeguard, and Swimming Instructor.  All positions are part-time, year round opportunities and include evening, weekend and holiday hours.  Please see requirements for each opportunity below:



  • Must possess excellent customer service skills
  • Must possess exceptional communication skills
  • Proven commitment to a high standard of work
  • Must have current CPR (level C), Standard First Aid and AED certificate


  • Sales of memberships and event tickets
  • General office duties
  • Proficiency with computers
  • Organizing and Communicating a variety of information



  • Must have NFLA – Group Fitness Leadership or equivalent


  • NLSCertified
  • Excellent observation skills



  • AWSI certified
  • WSI certified


Please submit a resume and cover letter indicating which position(s) you are interested in, applications should be clearly markedCredit Union Place Employment” and be addressed to:

Human Resources Coordinator

275 Fitzroy Street, City Hall

Summerside, PE, C1N 1H9

Or email to ashley.schurman@city.summerside.pe.ca

Please note that only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

 Electrical Engineering Intern: Term: 12 or 16 months, starting January 2019


Job description:

This is a responsible position providing engineering support services for various City projects in regards to utility infrastructure.  Work involves considerable contact with other municipal employees, contractors and the general public and could involve working irregular hours.


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist with engineering drawings and assessments of infrastructure
  • Set up of work packages/work orders
  • Assist with the archiving/library of engineering/maintenance documents
  • Create Excel spreadsheets for determining preventative maintenance planning schedules
  • Assist with the data entry of database information on utility assets and conditions
  • Assist with Smart grid and SCADA system review and implementation
  • Use SCADA system to gather data on various systems such as: windfarm, solar, city electrical load, energy, battery system and more
  • General office support


Desirable Knowledge, Abilities and Skills:

  • Utility (Water/Sewer and/or Electric) experience an asset
  • Ability to read and interpret construction plans and specifications
  • Knowledge of basic surveying
  • Ability to express ideas effectively, orally and in writing
  • Knowledge of basic computer, CAD and other applications
  • Programming skills is an asset
  • Ability to develop and maintain effective working relationships with other employees, contractors and the general public

Desirable Training and Experience:

  • Engineering Student in a post-secondary institution
  • Must have a valid driver’s license for PEI and access to a vehicle

 Applicants are invited to submit email a confidential resume to: ashley.schurman@city.summerside.pe.ca
By Midnight November 16th, 2018
Please note, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted

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