City of Chilliwack - Chilliwack, BC
The incumbent in this class assists management to achieve efficient operation of the Parks Section of the Operations Department through reliable performance of all parks related duties observing and complying with municipal policies and safety practices.
As directed you will be responsible for performing a range of non-skilled and semi-skilled horticultural, landscaping, parks maintenance and construction tasks, and will be required to proficiently operate parks equipment as required. You will assist in the repair and maintenance of irrigation and drainage systems and will be required to maintain turf grass with seeding, fertilizing, overseeding, sodding, and all landscaped areas, cultivating grounds, planting flower beds, shrubs, trees, etc., pruning, weeding and under direct supervision, applying herbicide and pesticide, and other related tasks as assigned. Assignments are performed under general supervision in accordance with established routine and performance is subject to review, inspection and evaluation by the Supervisor III.
Job Closes: Feb 20, 2024
Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo - Wood Buffalo, AB
Under general supervision, the Turf Technician performs tasks related to the maintenance, operation and construction of parks and municipal assets. Using technical and educational experience, the work involves interacting with field and supervisory staff, including internal and external stakeholders, to develop and implement programs relating to turf management. Technical skills are required to provide expertise and input to short and long-term work plans, contract administration, development agreements, capital plans, progress reports, and research findings with consequent recommendations. The incumbent will conduct physical tasks including the use of hand and power tools, motor vehicles, and other equipment when required. Poor judgement or errors may result in a negative impact on municipal operations, corporate image, and strategic direction.
Job Closes: Feb 11, 2024
City of Coquitlam - Coquitlam, BC
Our 2023 Labourer 2’s must enjoy working outdoors, performing regular physical activity that is often repetitive in nature in all types of weather. You must further have the physical strength, stamina and coordination to perform heavy labour intensive manual work. If you are looking to perform a variety of construction and maintenance tasks, while also having an opportunity to utilize your skills in operating power and hand tools, we look forward to your application!
These positions will work in a variety of Parks Operations sections including our Sport Services, Urban Forestry, Infrastructure, and Landscape teams. Examples of duties include:
Horticulture/Turf Care Labourer - cutting and maintaining lawns and grounds; planting and maintaining perennials and annuals. Other duties could include assisting in the maintenance of various landscaped, horticultural and turf areas in parks and along road boulevards and medians.
Sport Services Labourer - care and maintenance of sport fields including seeding, irrigating, fertilizing, repairing and cutting turf grass areas. Other duties may include the delivery and clean-up of event supplies and litter in parks and trails.
Urban Forestry – invasive plant removal, planting and maintaining habitat restoration sites, public education and outreach, and trail construction and maintenance.
Infrastructure – park litter control, pressure washing and assisting with the construction, maintenance and replacement of parks infrastructure assets such as playgrounds, fencing, benches and irrigation systems.Job Closes: Jan 30, 2024
City of Waterloo - Waterloo, ON
As an Outdoor Maintenance Student in the Parks, Forestry and Cemetery Services Division, your primary
responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, the following:
Job Closes: Feb 9, 2024
Township of Georgian Bay - Port Severn, ON
Overview: We are looking for a Supervisor of Parks and Facilities to join our team! This position will be responsible for the day-to-day operations of parks and facilities for the Township and will ensure facilities and open spaces are operated in a safe and efficient manner. The Supervisor of Parks and Facilities will coordinate the activities of Parks and Facilities team members.
Duties include but are not limited to:
Organize and supervise the maintenance and operation of facilities, parkland, sports fields, arena, ice surfaces, docks and boat launches, cemeteries, open spaces, naturalized areas, and horticultural areas.
Job Closes: Jan 26, 2024
Town of Oakville - Oakville, ON
Applicants may be hired to work in the areas listed below. Preferences for job assignment will be requested and taken into consideration, however, there is no guarantee that applicants will be assigned to their preferred job or that assignments will not change over the summer based on operational need.
Cemetery maintenance including daily grounds maintenance, marker installations and assisting with interments.
General maintenance of harbour areas including dock installations and repairs, launching of boats, waste tank pump-outs, etc.
Horticultural maintenance, planting and maintenance of horticultural displays.
Sports field maintenance including daily maintenance, inspections and repairs.
Environmental Services (Sanitation)
Daily waste collection in parks Town-wide. Opening/closing and cleaning of park washrooms.
Inspection or repair of playgrounds and trails. Assist staff with special event setup. Litter, brush and garbage control and pick-up.
Involved with all aspects of the daily grass cutting town wide.
Involves the watering, pruning, removing, planting, mulching, weeding, staking and de-staking, and maintaining young trees on a scheduled basis.
Job Closes: Feb 2, 2024