Do you love bikes and… sewing? We’re Hiring!


Under the Canada Summer Jobs program Winnipeg Trails Association is looking for an experienced sewing machine operator under 30 years of age. Applicants can look forward to working with a team of diverse people who prioritize developing a sustainable city through the lens of community and equity. 


If you are over 30 we still encourage you to apply!


Canada Summer Jobs Program

“Canada Summer Jobs provides wage subsidies to employers from not-for-profit organizations, the public sector, and private sector organizations with 50 or fewer full-time employees, to create quality summer work experiences for young people aged 15 to 30 years.”


Qualifications, Education and Skills


Experience: 1 year to less than 2 years.


Education: A degree, certificate or diploma is an asset but not required.


Weight Handling: Up to 13.5 kg (30 lbs).


Specific Skills and Abilities

  • Use sewing guides and tension devices

  • Operate sewing machines and sew by hand

  • Hand-eye coordination

  • Attention to detail

  • Ability to distinguish between colours

  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking, bending, crouching and kneeling 

  • Knowledge of fabrics and materials


Accessibility: Access by transit and located on a bike route. Building is mobility aid friendly.


Job Type

Part time/Full time (up to 32 hours per week), flexible schedule, some evenings and weekends


To Apply: 

Submit resume and cover letter to [email protected]



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