• Seasonal Labourer I

    Posted Date 11 months ago(12/4/2018 10:32 AM) Job ID 2018-5034 Job Location 1: Company CA-ON-Brampton # Positions 1 Job Type Part Time Job Industry Government and Public Sector Career Level Entry Level Years of Experience 1

  • Job Description

    Reporting to the Team lead, Foreperson, Coordinator and or Supervisor on duty, keep parks, open spaces, and outdoor amenities safe, clean and accessible. Ensure the safe operation of equipment and compliance to all park rules and regulations, creating an enjoyable experience for all visitors.

  • Assist with general turf maintenance – i.e. fertilizing, mowing, trimming, seeding, watering.
  • Assist with gardening – i.e. soil management, maintain and plant flowerbeds/displays.
  • Assist with tree and shrub care – i.e. pruning, fertilizing, planting and staking.
  • Perform garbage collection, litter picking and maintenance of amenities.
  • Report all concerns, accidents and incidents to immediate supervisor for follow up and take appropriate action.
  • Clean and disinfect public washrooms.
  • Set up/take down for special events and permit holders.
  • Responsible for the safe and efficient operation, care of tools and equipment
  • Perform parking control duties; maintain and direct traffic flow
  • Monitor park patrons to ensure compliance with park rules and regulations, that park security is maintained and rental contracts are adhered to
  • Communicate courteously with the general public and where necessary refer them to appropriate supervisor
  • Understand, adhere to, and enforce Corporate Policies & Procedures, Confidentiality Guidelines, Emergency Procedures and Health and Safety Standards for all participants and staff.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
  • Selection Criteria:

  • Current Standard First from an accredited organization
  • Completion of a Criminal Record Check
  • Ability to perform physical work duties in varied/all weather conditions
  • Exceptional customer service and communication skills
  • G2 for entry level positions – may be required dependant on position
  • Ability to successfully acquire City of Brampton Drivers and Equipment permits
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    ** Various tests and/or exams may be administered as part of the selection criteria.