Job Opportunities


Seasonal Employment

Recreation Attendants and Recreation Specialists are needed to work at the Town's Parks this summer. Applicants must be at least 16 years of age and must be able to work through Labor Day.

Lifeguards are needed to work at Onanda Park and the West Lake Road Schoolhouse. Applicants must have their updated waterfront lifeguard certification and CPR certification.

For more information, please contact Parks and Recreation Director Dennis Brewer at (585) 441-5300 or at

Email your application to or mail to Samantha Pierce, Town of Canandaigua, 5440 State Route 5 & 20, Canandaigua, NY 14424 no later than May 11, 2018.

Motor Equipment Operator

The Town of Canandaigua Highway Department is looking for a full-time Motor Equipment Operator. The minimum requirements for this position are: One (1) year of full-time operation of driving with a CDL B with air brakes, lifting a minimum of 50 pounds, working nights and weekends, operating a manual transmission, knowledge of operating heavy equipment, ability to carry out oral instructions and manual labor. Any additional experience is valuable to the position. 

For more information, please contact Highway Superintendent Jim Fletcher at (585) 394-1120 x2248. Interested candidates must submit a resume and application no later than April 12, 2018.

Email your resume and application to or mail to Jim Fletcher, Town of Canandaigua, 5440 State Route 5 & 20, Canandaigua, NY 14424.  

Qualified candidates will be contacted for an interview.  The Town of Canandaigua is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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