Overview : Assist with overseeing and work alongside team to install and maintain concrete block throughout the park. This position pays $21.
00 per hour. How You'll Make A Difference : Assist the Lead Paver and supervise, in their absence, a team to implement the concrete block pavement program Remove and reinstall existing interlocking pavement according to Interlocking Concrete Pavement Institute specifications Operate heavy construction equipment (i.
e. loader, backhoe, dump truck) and small power tools related to interlocking brick construction (i.e. concrete saw, plate vibrator) Construct new interlocking block pavement including excavation and granular base installation Setup and utilize standard survey equipment (level and stick or laser) to determine existing surface grades and resulting pavement drainage design Have knowledge of pre-cast modular retaining wall products, their application and installation in the landscape Assist in soft landscape construction (i.
e. grading, top soiling, sodding and planting) and other duties as required We're Looking For : Minimum 3-5 years experience in the installation and maintenance of interlocking concrete block pavements Diploma / certificate in landscape construction or related field an asset Certificate of qualification or Canadian Certified Horticultural Technician (CCHT) Landscape Installation designation is an asset Previous training and experience in the safe operation of small and heavy construction equipment and power tools is an asset Able to meet the physical requirements of the job including : bending, lifting, utilizing hand tools and working in various weather conditions Valid Ontario Driver’s License (class G / G2) Able to work shifts starting at 6 : 00am Reliable source of transportation, outside of public transit Familiarity with Ontario Health and Safety Act requirements for Industrial Establishments and construction Projects Must provide own CSA approved safety footwear