Job Title:

Environmental Services General Labourer


City of Guelph

Job Type:


Close to Public Transit:





The City of Guelph is looking for hardworking, motivated team players to work in various departments during the summer months.

  • Wastewater Services Maintenance/Treatment Labourer
  • Wastewater Collection Labourer
  • Customer Service and Site Maintenance Attendant
  • Water Services Building/Grounds Maintenance Assistants
  • Water Services Building/Grounds Maintenance Team Lead


  • Post-secondary education in the Environmental field is an asset
  • Valid G or G2 Driver’s licence and a minimum of 2 years driving experience for positions that are required to drive a City vehicle
  • A valid Emergency First Aid and CPR
  • Ability to work with various small tools and equipment
  • Ability to perform physical work and in all types of weather
  • Comply with all applicable regulations and requirements of the Occupational Health and Safety Act, as well as all Federal, Provincial, and City of Guelph regulations, policies and procedures
  • Ability to work with or without supervision
  • Strong focus on quality customer service
  • Demonstration of community mindset through volunteering, community outreach and other initiatives is an asset
  • Experience in landscaping, construction, farming or other related experience is an asset

How to Apply:

Applications are received online, effective Monday, December 21, 2020. First consideration will be given to those who apply by Friday, January 15, 2021. Qualified applicants are invited to apply using our online application system. Please note all applicants must complete the online questionnaire specific to this position at the time they submit their resume and cover letter in order to be considered. Proof of qualifications will be requested at the interview stage.

  • Please follow the instructions and follow all steps
  • Be sure to complete all the steps when creating your profile
  • Answer the short online screening questionnaire specific to the position
  • Attach both your cover letter and resume saved as one document (word or pdf format)
  • If you have already created a profile, you may simply login to begin your application.
*Please read all of the information below before applying*
  • Successful candidates who will be required to drive a City vehicle as part of their duties, will be required to participate in a mandatory driver training and testing session prior to their start date
  • The City of Guelph will take into consideration the number of demerit points and/or nature of the infractions to determine if it meets our requirements
  • The City of Guelph reserves the right to revise any of the information listed below. Some positions may be subject to change.