Wanuskewin Heritage Park is accepting applications for a temporary full time Grounds Keepers reporting to the Maintenance Manager. The position will include the following accountabilities:
-Maintains a clean, safe and groomed trail system, road and walkways for all Wanuskewin visitors by consistently completing daily routine procedures
-Ensures each area of the grounds is clean, groomed and free of waste and hazards.
-Provides notification to management of any safety concerns or hazards.
-Advises management of supply needs in advance to ensure inventory is kept at reasonable levels.
-Properly uses equipment in a safe, proper and responsible manner.
-Participates in safety meetings and the development of safety policies.
-Conducts light maintenance duties to equipment and assets to ensure longevity
-Provides notification to management of any potential equipment/asset breakdowns.
Skills And Abilities
– Reading text
– Oral communication
– Working with others
– Job task planning and organizing
– Own transportation
– Own vehicle
– Valid driver’s licence
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
– Not required
Type of Machinery or Equipment
– Weed trimmer/edger
– Tractor mower
– Small engine equipment
– Pick-up truck
– Chain saw
– Weed, prune and trim trees and plants
– Repair and maintain equipment
– Remove litter and garbage
– Lay sod or seed
– Cut grass
– Cart and spread topsoil and other materials
– Assist with landscape constructions
– Rake/ collect refuse
– Park or public area
Work Location Information
– Rural community
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
– Work under pressure
– Handling heavy loads
– Physically demanding
– Hand-eye co-ordination
– Combination of sitting, standing, walking
– Bending, crouching, kneeling
– Steel-toed safety boots
Work Site Environment
– At heights
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