7 Ontario Jobs That Pay You Up To $89K To Work In The Great Outdoors

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7 Ontario Jobs That Pay You Up To $89K To Work In The Great Outdoors

You won't be stuck in a stuffy office all day with these positions. 

There are several outdoor jobs in Ontario that are currently hiring, and you can make up to $89,000 a year.

Of course, with a salary like this, many jobs require post-secondary education, but some just ask for related experience.

If you think you'd be a good candidate, spruce up that resume and get applying to some of these openings.

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Park Superintendent

Salary: $70,286 - $85,514 per year

Company: Grand River Conservation Authority

City: Cambridge, ON

Who Should Apply: If you have experience in outdoor recreation as well as in supervision, this might be the job for you. You'll be responsible for overseeing daily operations at Shade's Mill, such as ensuring public safety and enforcing regulations. A post-secondary education in a field related to parks and recreation, as well as experience, is required.

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Salary: $70,000 - $80,000 per year

Company: Durham Recruiting

City: Oshawa, ON

Who Should Apply: Offering a mix of indoor and outdoor work, this job entails overseeing the offloading of product from ships arriving in the city. If you have some experience in a similar role and are comfortable working a variety of hours, you might consider applying to this position.

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By-Law Officer

Salary: $35.49 - $38.87 per hour

Company: City Of Toronto

City: Toronto, ON

Who Should Apply: From investigating properties to conducting educational programs, the By-Law Officer job is a good opportunity for anyone wanting to work outdoors. Required qualifications include a post-secondary education or related experience and a class G driver's license.

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Landscape Install Crew Leader

Salary: $1,485 per week

Company: Jeff's Outdoor

City: Caledonia, ON

Who Should Apply: This year-round position is ideal for anyone with landscape and crew leading experience. You can spend your days outside installing products and operating equipment.

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Telecom Construction Labourer

Salary: $70,230 - $85,837 per year

Company: BRC Construction

City: Waterford, ON

Who Should Apply: If you have some landscape or construction experience, you could be a candidate for this job. Duties include lifting up to 80 pounds and operating small tools.

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Maintenance Coordinator

Salary: $63,890 to $89,324 per year

Company: Ministry Of Transporation

City: Nipigon, ON

Who Should Apply: This position focuses on maintaining the safety of Ontario's transportation infrastructure. Having a class G driver's license and road maintenance knowledge are some of the requirements.

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Parks Person II

Salary: $54,721 - $72,964

Company: City Of Mississauga

City: Mississauga, ON

Who Should Apply: Get paid to be outside with this job. You'll spend your days inspecting park facilities and overseeing seasonal staff. A post-secondary education in Horticulture or Turf Management or an equivalent mix of experience and education is required.

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*This article's cover image is for illustrative purposes only.

Madeline Forsyth
Associate Editor
Madeline Forsyth is an Associate Travel Editor for Narcity Media focused on Canadian and global travel and is based in Toronto, Ontario.