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Open Competition #1721

CLASSIFICATION:                     Payroll Clerk

SALARY:                                          $20.02 - $26.69 per hour

                                                              (Collective Bargaining Agreement expired March 31, 2017)

STATUS:                                           Year-round Full-time

DUTIES and RESPONSBILITIES:          

  • Compile payroll data, enter data or compute and post wages, and reconcile errors to maintain payroll records using computer
  • Update the payroll system as well as benefit and statutory changes as required
  • Review wages computed and corrects errors to ensure accuracy of payroll
  • Record data concerning transfer of employees between departments
  • Prepare and provide periodic payroll information to external parties as required related to earnings, taxes and deductions
  • Maintain and create ad hoc reporting from the payroll system
  • Prepare and issue pay cheques
  • Administer the benefit plans, including providing relevant benefit information to staff as well as the completion of forms and reports
  • Perform other duties as assigned
  • Perform all duties of Accounting-Purchasing Clerk classification as required

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Grade 12, a two-year Accounting or Business Administration Diploma supplemented by additional training related specifically to payroll and completion of one full cycle (including year-end processing) of payroll processing
  • Knowledge of payroll: specifically, earnings, deductions, allowances, expense reimbursements, taxable benefits, and benefit plan administration and how it relates to payroll processing in a unionized environment
  • Solid understanding of accounting principles and how they relate to payroll processing and financial statements
  • Ability to complete a year-end wind-up of payroll
  • Advanced knowledge of Excel and Word with the proven ability to utilize and develop computerized spreadsheets and word processing applications
  • Ability to complete ad hoc reporting in the ACCPAC system
  • Ability to work independently in a time sensitive environment
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality is mandatory
  • Ability to communicate clearly, timely, and accurately
  • Ability to develop and maintain cooperative working relationships
  • Ability to organize workload, adapt quickly to change, and deliver under the pressure of deadlines

 

See job profiles here: Payroll Clerk and Accounting-Purchasing Clerk

Applicants are asked to clearly identify in writing their ability to perform the listed duties, ability to meet the required qualifications, and to advise of any former accounting experience.

This competition will close Thursday, June 1, 2017 at 4:30 p.m. Only applications that include a cover letter and resume will be reviewed. Application can be submitted to:

Human Resources

Wascana Centre Authority

Box 7111 Regina SK S4P 3S7

Fax: (306) 565-2742

Email: hr@wascana.ca

We want to thank all applicants for your interest in working for Wascana Centre Authority but only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.  


Open Competition #1722

CLASSIFICATION:         Pest Control

SALARY:                              $15.56 - $20.75 per hour

                                                  (Collective Bargaining Agreement expired March 31, 2017)

STATUS:                               Seasonal

                                                  Available from April until latest end of October (weather                                                                         dependent) is preferred

DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assist with the identification of pests and disease infestations
  • Assist with the application of fertilizers, herbicides, pesticides, and other chemicals
  • Moving/driving equipment
  • Learn accurate measuring for mixing chemicals
  • Assist with the regular monitoring of weather and make adjustments as required
  • Record and maintain required records of various pest control measures undertaken
  • Follow all safety procedures and regulations associated with pesticide application
  • Perform other duties as assigned

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Grade 12
  • Valid Class 5 driver’s license
  • Ability to operate required equipment safely and competently
  • Commitment and ability to obtain a Pesticide Applicator License in the Landscape, Structural, and Mosquito & Biting Fly categories
  • Ability to work with hazardous materials and follow all safety protocols
  • Demonstrated ability to perform outside manual labour
  • Ability to deal courteously with staff and members of the general public
  • Ability to understand verbal and written instructions
  • Basic computer skills

 

See job profile here

Applicants are asked to clearly identify in writing their ability to meet the required qualifications, ability to perform the listed duties, and their experience in a forestry/horticulture setting. Applicants who do not have a valid Pesticide Applicator License in the required categories must successfully complete the necessary training as a condition of continuing employment. Wascana Centre will incur the cost of acquiring a pesticide license.

This competition will close Thursday, June 1, 2017 at 4:30 p.m. Only applications that include a resume and a cover letter will be reviewed. Applications can be submitted to:

Human Resources

Wascana Centre Authority

Box 7111 Regina SK S4P 3S7

Fax: (306) 565-2742

Email: hr@wascana.ca

We want to thank all applicants for your interest in working for Wascana Centre Authority but only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.