Screener - Recreation and Leisure (Up to 12 Months)

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Job Title:
Screener - Recreation and Leisure (Up to 12 Months)
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Recreation & Leisure Services
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Contract Duration :
Up to 12 months
Hours of Work:
0 to 24 hrs/wk
Date Posted:
June 17, 2021
Closing Date:
October 7, 2021

Opening Statement

We acknowledge that the City of Kingston is situated on traditional Anishinabek (Ah- nish-in-ah-bay), Haudenosaunee (Ho-den-o-show-nee) and Huron-Wendat (huron-wen·dat) territory and is the home of many Indigenous peoples. We are grateful to reside and work on this land.

Kingston is a smart, livable city in the heart of eastern Ontario. Its stable and diversified economy includes global corporations, innovative start-ups and all levels of government. Kingstonians enjoy a high quality of life with access to world-class education and research institutions, advanced healthcare facilities, affordable living and vibrant entertainment and tourism activities.

We take our core values of Trust, Respect, Integrity and Pride seriously and apply these standards to everything we do. We foster a working environment that reflects our community’s diversity and respects people’s dignity, ideas and beliefs. The City of Kingston views diversity as its strength and encourages people from all backgrounds, including but not limited to women, racialized groups, Indigenous peoples, Persons with Disabilities and persons who identify as members LGBTQ+ communities, to apply.

Position Summary

The Screener is responsible for supporting infection control by screening staff and visitors and providing high-touch surface cleaning at City owned recreation facilities.

Screen all persons entering City owned recreation facilities using a standardized screening tool (questionnaire)

Ensure all visitors read and understand the Covid-19 screening questionnaire and complete sign-in

Adhere to necessary policy and procedures related to wearing Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

Ensure all persons entering the facility follow proper precautionary measures and wear the correct protective apparel as required

Handle confidential information

Direct customer inquiries to appropriate staff or direct customers to appropriate areas within the facility

Complete high-touch surface area cleaning – tables, doorknobs, handles, light switches, sanitizing stations, railings, seats, etc.

Other duties as assigned

Qualifications, Competencies

6 months experience working in a customer service environment

Skills, Abilities, Work Demands

Willingness to wear protective apparel (mask, gloves and gowns)

Demonstrated strong communication, customer service and interpersonal skills

Thoroughness and attention to detail

Flexibility and adaptability

Problem solving and decision-making skills

Sound judgment and conflict management skills

Reliability and punctuality

Must be prepared to respond to emergency situations

Demonstrated ability to work co-operatively with a variety of people in a team environment

Ability to remain in seated position for extended periods

Availability to work a variety of shifts (day and evenings), 7 days per week

Must obtain and maintain a satisfactory criminal record check, including vulnerable sector, at
candidates’ expense.

Closing Statement

Please apply to Career Opportunities at:
Please inform us of any accommodations we need to make to ensure a barrier-free recruitment experience. Accommodations are available in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code (OHRC)and Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) at any stage in the recruitment process. We’re happy to provide more information if you email us at

Your resumé must demonstrate how you meet position requirements. Please upload to your profile any educational Degrees, Diplomas and/or Certificates that are relevant and required for the position. We thank all who apply, however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted. Information collected will be handled in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.

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