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Job Details

Grounds Maintenance Worker

Employer

CommunityAim

Date Posted

June 08, 2021

Languages

English
  • Location Spruce Grove, AB
  • Earnings $16.50 hourly
  • Work Hours 30 hours per week
  • Position Temporary Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Jun 29, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

CommunityAim

Languages

English

Education

  • College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 3 months to less than 1 year
  • or equivalent experience

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Weed trimmer/edger
  • Sod cutter
  • Small engine equipment
  • Pick-up truck
  • Chain saw

Experience

7 months to less than 1 year

Work Setting

Associations and non profit organizations

Specific Skills

  • Weed, prune and trim trees and plants
  • Repair and maintain equipment
  • Remove litter and garbage
  • Plant bulbs, flowers, shrubs and trees
  • Lay sod or seed
  • Cut grass
  • Cart and spread topsoil and other materials
  • Apply fertilizers
  • Water and tend to plants, lawns and/or gardens
  • Rake and collect refuse
  • Operate and maintain landscape maintenance equipment

Security and Safety

  • Driving record check (abstract)
  • Criminal record check

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Gloves
  • Ear plugs

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • Odours
  • Dusty
  • Hot

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own vehicle
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Tight deadlines

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Reliability
  • Organized

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Jun 29, 2021

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Grounds Maintenance Worker is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Landscaping and Grounds Maintenance Labourers
METHODICAL

Interest in spraying and dusting as directed to control insects and diseases and in performing other manual duties to clean and maintain landscaped environments

OBJECTIVE

Interest in operating power mowers, tractors, snowblowers, chainsaws, electric clippers, sod cutters, pruning saws and other equipment

innovative

Interest in comparing information to spread top soil, lay sod and plant flowers, grass, shrubs and trees; and in performing other duties to assist with the construction of landscapes and related structures

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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