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Recreation and Leisure Services & Recreation Facilities Management Career Fair

Date: Wednesday March 18, 2009
Time: 9 am to 12 pm
Location: King Campus


Camp Robin Hood

Located in Markham and serving families from Markham, Toronto, Thornhill, Richmond Hill, Vaughan, Pickering and Stouffville, our traditional day camp program, Camp Robin Hood, provides an assortment of daily activities. At our sports camp, Robin Hood Sports Academy, kids who are looking for a sport-focused camp can further develop their skills by selecting from a variety of sports that are offered each session.

Career opportunities:
Counsellors / Specialists,
Lifeguards / Coaches

Academic areas most likely to hire from:
Recreation and Leisure

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Camp Wahanowin

Camp Wahanowin (Wahanowin Outdoor Centre) is seeking amazing counselors, instructors, nurses and kitchen staff to join our team! Work from May to August (shorter contracts available).  Established over 50 years ago we are a co-ed, residential camp located 90 minutes north of Toronto.

There are no living expenses while at camp, and in addition to great kids, groovy staff from colleges and universities all over the world, and an amazing salary (See staff info package), staff receives room, board, staff programming, internet access and extensive perks and excursions!

Career opportunities:
Outdoor Education Staff
Head of Boats (Canoe/Kayak) / Head of Sail
Canoe Trippers / High Ropes / Archer / Riflery / fishing / waterski

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City of Vaughan

The Department of Recreation and Culture is responsible for the promotion and provision of fair and equitable recreation and culture programs and services throughout the City of Vaughan. Recreation and Culture facilities provide opportunities for positive lifestyle choices for all residents while recognizing the human diversity of the community.

Programs and services are available for infants through to seniors and are offered at a variety of venues including community centres, heritage houses, the "City Playhouse", parks and Board of Education facilities.

The Department of Recreation and Culture is committed to the protection, conservation and enhancement of the natural heritage environment.

Career opporunities:
Integration Director
Camp Director
Assistant Camp Director
Gymnastics Coach
Theatrical Specialist
Program Specialist
Integration Counsellor

Academic areas most likely to hire from:
Recreation Facilities Management
Recreation and Leisure Services

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Focus Recreation Services Inc.

Focus Recreation Services Inc. is an organization that provides innovative, dependable, and wide-ranging business and recreational services and social programs to private luxury condominium clubs and business environments. These include: club management, event and program planning, event consultation, galas, conferences, meetings, trade shows, a variety of social activities, and organized trips.

Career opportunities:
2 Recreation Directors
Part-time Recreation Staff
Summer Lifeguards

Academic areas most likely to hire from:
Recreation and Leisure Services Program
Recreation Facilities Management Program

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Not So Pro Sports

Not So Pro is one of the largest sports and social clubs in Canada with thousands of active members. We cater to young and active professionals through all of our properties including our sports leagues, social events and parties, tournaments, Ski + Snowboard Club, and the very popular NSP Beach Tour.

Career opportunities:
Promotional Coordinator

Academic areas most likely to hire from:
Recreation and Leisure Services  

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Are you sick and tired of being stuck in a gym all day long hoping your next client will show up?


ResQFit is looking for committed part/time/full-time home and office Personal Trainers to become part of the top mobile personal training team in the G.T.A. All RESQruit's must be Enthusiastic, Energetic, Personable and certified PTS, First Aid and C.P.R. ResQFit RESQuires you to have access to a vehicle and enjoy travelling, a Degree/Diploma in fitness related field is an asset, but not mandatory. NO selling required. 

Excellent incentive package based on our world class client satisfaction and retention.
Benefits, continuing education and a large client base provided.

Career Opportunities:
Personal Trainers- All over GTA
Fitness Assessor

Academic areas most likely to hire from:
Recreation and Leisure Services

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Town of Ajax

The Town of Ajax is dedicated to enhancing the Town's quality of life by delivering superior services and programs, and providing exceptional customer service. To ensure a high degree of customer satisfaction, the Town adopted a Quality System (ISO 9001).

Staff looking to work for the Town are to be certified in Standard First Aid & CPR C along with having their High Five "Principles of Healthy Childhood Development"

Career Opportunities:
Camp/ Integration Counsellor
Junior Playgrounds Leader

Academic areas most likely to hire from:
Recreation and Leisure Services

Town of Markham

Town of Markham

A blend of four communities, the Town of Markham is a distinct and vibrant locale, the largest of nine communities in York Region.

Graduation is around the corner and it’s time to start think abut your career options. The Town has the perfect entry level operations position that could lead to a management position and rewarding career in our unionized environment. We are seeking client-focused individuals to join us as a 150-Day Temporary Labourer from September to April with recruitment beginning in June. Permanent opportunities may become available.

We will be interviewing graduate students only at the Career Fair.

Career opportunities:
Temporary Labourer
150 Day Temporary Labourer

Academic areas most likely to hire from:
Recreation Facility Management Program
Facility Management Program

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Town of Richmond Hill

The Town of Richmond Hill, Parks, Recreation and Culture Department as a partner with the community and other service providers, brings strong, effective leadership to ensure that all residents of Richmond Hill have access to the personal, social, economic and environmental benefits of a diverse range of recreation, sports, cultural and open space resources.

Recreation programs and activities are offered to all age groups, in Richmond Hills' community centres, pools and open spaces. From sports programming, to dance, to arts and heritage programs, there is a wide variety of choices for the Richmond Hill residents. Our staff team is dynamic and forward thinking, always looking for new and creative ways to meet the needs of the residents.

Positions available:

1. Outdoor Education Recreation Supervisor
2. Youth Program Assistant - Co-op placement
3. Youth Program Assistant
4. Community Development Assistant
5. Adult and Senior Program Assistant - Co-op placement
6. Summer Day Camp Positions

  • Supervisor Leader in Training Program
  • Assistant Supervisor Leader in Training Program
  • Supervisor - The Loft
  • Program Assistant - The Loft

Academic areas most likely to hire from:
Recreation and Leisure Services

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Township of King

The Township of King offers a variety of camp programs to children ages 3 to 14. We offer traditional and specialty camp programs in a variety of areas including sports, crafts, cooking, drama, photography, outdoor education and more.

Career opportunities:
Cold Creek Program Coordinator
Program Coordinator

Academic areas most likely to hire from: