Program Technician - Arts

Competition Number: 22198

Job Title: Program Technician - Arts

Department: Parks, Recreation and Community Services - Recreation - Cedar Hill Recreation Centre

Position Type: Temporary Part Time - Approximately 3 months or upon return of incumbent (CUPE Local 2011)

Salary: $33.11 plus 13% in lieu of benefits

Posted Date: June 14, 2022

Closing Date: July 5, 2022

Last Modified: June 14, 2022, 12:12 pm

Status: Closed


The District of Saanich employs more than 1500 members across nine departments, our greatest asset is a high performing workforce.  We provide a welcoming environment and maintain a healthy, dynamic and safe workplace that consistently attracts top-quality people and enables them to perform at their best.

The Arts Centre at Cedar Hill is seeking a Program Technician to focus on general ceramics studio operation, ceramics programs, art studio drop-in and other related arts programs.  The successful candidate will assist in the delivery and development of programs, including: program planning, implementation, promotion, evaluation, supervision staff recruitment, and supervision of instructional staff as well as coordination of schedules and logistics for these programs.

Requirements include completion of Grade 12 or equivalent; minimum one year experience in supervision and leadership in arts programming and studio operations in a community setting or an equivalent combination of education and experience; valid Class 5 B.C. Driver’s Licence; satisfactory police information check.

The successful candidate will be required to work varying shifts including daytime, evenings, and weekends, minimum 28 hours per week (hours/shifts are subject to change).

Important Information:

The District of Saanich has a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy to help keep our employees and community safe. The requirement remains in effect until April 8, 2022 after which, the policy will be suspended. It is important to know that the requirement may be reinstated and unvaccinated employees may not be able to work. In order for the District to respond to any changing vaccination requirements for staff, we request that you verify your COVID-19 vaccination status with us during your first week of employment.


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