Teamwork and an enterprising spirit are behind the delivery of services at Recreation Oak Bay

Applications for employment are accepted for job postings that are advertised on this website and the Job Postings Board at Oak Bay Recreation Centre, 1975 Bee Street.

Applicants are responsible for ensuring that their application form and/or resume are received in Human Resources by 4pm on the job posting closing date, and to indicate how they meet the stated requirements. Be sure to include a telephone number and email address where you can be contacted. Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

Thank-you for your interest in employment at Recreation Oak Bay!

Four Ways to Apply

  1. Mail or drop off applications to:
    Job Application Drop Box, Recreation Oak Bay,
    1975 Bee Street, Victoria BC, V8R 5E6
  2. Fax application with resume to: 250-370-7127
  3. To submit application form: download the Fill-able Employment Application Form [PDF - 302 KB] , save the form locally to your computer and complete electronically (please note that you need the latest version of Adobe Reader to complete the form on your computer. Fill-able forms do not work in Firefox or Chrome - please use another browser such as Safari, or Internet Explorer).
  4. Email with application to: recreationjobs@oakbay.ca. Subject line in email must quote the Posting Number and Job Title.

NOTE: All application submissions MUST quote the Posting Number and the Job Title.

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. 

Recreation Oak Bay… A Fun Place to Be, A Great Place to Work!  

Current Job Opportunities - these are all Union positions


Posting Closes:


2018-91 Accounting Clerk Closed Closed
2018-96 Facility Maintenance Person (Night Shift) Closed Closed
2018-97 Facilities Maintenance Technician Closed Closed
2018-88 Facilities Maintenance Technician Filled Filled
2018-101 Head of Reception Closed Closed


Posting Closes:


No part-time positions available at this time    


Posting Closes:


2018-72A Cook Until suitable applicants are found Open
2018-90A Program Attendants - Licensed Care Until suitable applicants are found Open
2018-95 Group Fitness Instructor/Studio Attendant Closed Closed
2018-93 Lounge Host I Closed Closed
2018-89 Lounge Host II Closed Closed
2018-90 Program Attendants - Licensed Care (After School Care Program) Closed Closed
2018-94 Receptionists Closed Closed
2018-98 Team Leader - Birthday Parties Closed Closed
2018-100 Water Safety Instructor Closed Closed


Sports View Deli Bar and Grill

Oak Bay Recreation Centre


Posting no. 2018-72A

This work is under the direction of the Lounge Supervisor in menu planning, organizing the kitchen, maintaining supplies, preparing and presenting nutritional and tasty meals, soups and sandwiches.


  • Prepares daily menu items as ordered by patrons or Supervisor;

  • Prepares and presents food in a pleasing manner;

  • Adheres to all safety standards for the protection of public;

  • Ensures cooking and service area are kept clean at all times;

  • Maintains the necessary kitchen supplies and equipment and notifies supervisor of any shortages, repairs, etc;

  • Cleans bus trays, dish trays, pots and pans, and washes dishes as necessary to maintain continuity of service in food areas as necessary;

  • Carves meats, portions food on plates to fill individual orders and buffets.


  • Cooking experience in a similar environment;

  • Successful completion of a recognized provincial food services program, or equivalent industry experience and training;

  • Food Safe Level 1;

  • Provision of a current Police or RCMP Criminal Record check.


  • Monday to Sunday, various shifts between 7am–10pm up to a maximum of 25 hours per week.


  • $15.61 per hour + $2.19 per hour in lieu of benefits       


Program Attendants - Licensed Care

After School Care Program

November 2018 - June 2019


Posting no. 2018-90A

We are seeking Program Attendants for our Licensed After School Care Program for children kindergarten to grade 5. Under the direction of the Program Team Leader, Attendants will assist in the planning and implementation of a creative and stimulating program. 


  • Works cooperatively with co-workers to ensure that program goals are met;

  • Ensures program areas and supplies are kept neat and tidy;

  • Helps to plan and implement daily activities;

  • Follows policies and procedures for licensed care programs;

  • Liaises with children and parents;

  • Responsible for leading children in planned activities which may include sports, games, crafts, swimming and field trips for school aged children.


  • Applicants must be a minimum of 19 years of age;

  • Must meet VIHA licensing requirements, including a Solicitor General criminal record check, current Emergency First Aid and CPR-C certifications and 20 hours of related training or education;

  • Ability to work as an effective team member;

  • Ability to work with a flexible schedule;

  • Provision of a current Police or RCMP Criminal Record check.


  • Neighbourhood Learning Centre 


  • As required up to 15 hours per week. 

  • Program hours are Monday to Friday: 2:30-5:30 pm.

  • Hours may vary according to school pick up times, school breaks, and enrollment.


  • $15.87 per hour plus $2.22 per hour in lieu of benefits

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