Operate heavy equipment in order to maintain all turf areas within the park.
This position pays $17.25 per hour.
Ontario Secondary School Diploma preferred
Minimum two (2) years of experience in the operation and routine preventive maintenance of various types of heavy commercial equipment in a commercial, municipal or golf course setting
CCHT (Canadian Certified Horticultural Technician)-Landscape Maintenance designation is an asset
Familiarity with Occupational Health and Safety Act
Valid Ontario driver’s license (class G / G2) with a clean abstract
P.R. Basic Rescuer / First Aid is an asset
Able to meet the physical requirements of the job including : bending, lifting, utilizing hand tools and working in various weather conditions
Ability to work co-operatively in a team setting
Ability to work Monday to Friday from 6 : 00am to 3 : 30pm with occasional overtime
Must provide own CSA approved safety footwear
Operate heavy equipment related to specific elements of the turf maintenance program in the following areas :
Kubota ride-on rotary mower
Assist in other turf maintenance activities (machine and / or hand mowing, trimming, seeding, sodding, fertilizing, aerating, topdressing, irrigating)
As required, operate machinery to assist in the implementation of other property maintenance programs, including site cleanup (litter control, pavement washdown, pressure washing and waste handling and recovery), vehicle / equipment maintenance (cleaning, sanding, hand painting) or other duties as required