Grounds Maintenance Worker

Ontario Public Service based in Location 1430 River Drive, Kenora, ON P9N 1K5 is inviting applications from suitable candidates for the position of Grounds Maintenance Worker who are self-motivated and have good interpersonal skills. The candidate who got selected will be required to start work as soon as possible. The vacancies refer to Term or contract and Full time job. The shift schedules still to be determined

Employer Name: Ontario Public Service
Position: Grounds Maintenance Worker
No. of vacancies: 1
Salary: $26.54 hourly for 40 hours per week
Employment type: Term or contract, Full time
Location: 1430 River Drive, Kenora, ON P9N 1K5

Level of Expertise: Maintenance and repair

Area of Specialization: Installation

Job Description

  • The candidate will be required to weed, prune and trim trees and plants
  • The candidate will be required to repair and maintain equipment
  • The candidate will be required to remove litter and garbage
  • The candidate will be required to plant bulbs, flowers, shrubs and trees
  • The candidate will be required to perform preventive maintenance
  • The candidate will have to lay sod or seed.
  • The candidate would be in charge of inspecting products to determine the need for repairs.
  • The candidate will be required to cut grass
  • The candidate would be in charge of carting and spreading topsoil and other materials
  • The candidate will be required to assist with landscape constructions
  • The candidate will be required to apply fertilizers to ground to enhance growth.
  • The candidate would be in charge of watering and caring for plants, lawns, and/or gardens
  • The candidate would be responsible for writing daily basic progress reports
  • The candidate will be expected to rake and collect trash.
  • The candidate will be required to operate and maintain landscape maintenance equipment.
  • The candidate will be expected to clean and maintain landscaped areas (such as storm drains, rain gutters, irrigation systems, and so on) in order to prevent flooding and remove hazards
  • The candidate will be required to apply weed controls and fertilisers, mows, weed eats, edges, prunes, and disposes of refuse on all district grounds, among other things, in order to keep the grounds healthy, attractive, and safe.
  • The candidate will be expected to plant and remove various landscaping materials (e.g., lawns, shrubbery, flowers, etc.) in order to keep the areas attractive and to protect against erosion.
  • The candidate will be required to provide general grounds-keeping and maintenance services
  • The candidate will be required to perform general maintenance to external buildings, fences and signs.
  • The candidate will be required to maintain, service and clean vehicles by making minor repairs or adjustments.
  • The candidate must transport materials and equipment to and from job sites using district vehicles.
  • The candidate will be required to repair roadway, parking lots and walkways
  • The candidate will be required to perform routine cleaning duties
  • The candidate will be required to maintain and repair grounds-keeping equipment
  • The candidate will be required to provide semi-skilled maintenance services and general assistance to tradespersons.
  • The candidate would be responsible for monitoring safety equipment and systems.
  • The candidate would be responsible for supervising, teaching and engaging inmate helpers in the completion of maintenance activities
  • If necessary, the candidate will be required to respond to emergencies.
  • The candidate will be responsible for trimming hedges, shrubs, and small trees.
  • The candidate will be responsible for preparing and maintaining play fields, athletic fields and areas (e.g., tennis courts, tracks, etc.), and play equipment in order to provide adequate, attractive, and safe areas for assemblies and/or recreational activity.
  • The candidate will be responsible for monitoring and maintaining plant health.
  • The candidate will be expected to perform routine maintenance duties such as plastering, repairing fountains, and other tasks
  • The candidate will be required to cut down dangerous tree limbs.

Job Requirements

  • The candidate should know English
  • There are no standard education requirements such as a bachelor’s degree, a certificate, or a diploma .
  • Previous experience is not mandatory.
  • The candidate must be highly skilled in the use of a weed trimmer/edger, a sprayer or duster, a sod cutter, small engine equipment, a chain saw, a backhoe, a front end loader, and a tractor mower.
  • The candidate should have a thorough Criminal record check.
  • The candidate should be organized and flexible in nature.
  • The candidate must be able to do their job independently .
  • The candidate should give importance to values and ethics.
  • The candidate should be punctual.
  • The candidate should be accountable.
  • The candidate should be reliable.
  • The candidate should have excellent customer service skills.
  • The candidate should have the ability to work quickly without compromising quality
  • The candidate should be a good team player with enough interpersonal and judge-mental skills.
  • The candidate should be client focused.
  • The candidate should be able to work in a safe and efficient manner with little supervision.
  • The candidate should be able to follow oral and written instruction
  • The candidate must be able to safely operate power equipment for grounds keeping.
  • The candidate must possess physical stamina
  • The candidate should be able to assist clients in improving the appearance of their gardens or lawns.
  • The candidate must have excellent communication skills in order to interact effectively with clients.
  • The candidate should have excellent interpersonal skills in order to establish trust with clients and families.

Work Setting

  • The candidate will be required to work in Correctional facility

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities.

  • This is a fast-paced environment.
  • The candidate should be willing to work under pressure.
  • The candidate should be required to perform repetitive tasks on frequent basis.
  • The candidate should be prepared for doing physically challenging tasks as part of daily work.
  • The candidate should be required to handling heavy loads as part of routine work.
  • The candidate should have an eye for details.
  • The candidate must have excellent hand-eye coordination.
  • The candidate should have ability to distinguish between colours.
  • The candidate should be willing to work for long hours in sitting, standing and walking positions.
  • The candidate should have an eye for details
  • The candidate should be willing to work for long hours in  bending, crouching and kneeling positions.
  • The candidate must finished the work with in the given time line.
  • The candidate should ready to work overtime if needed.
  • The candidate must have excellent hand eye coordination.
  • The candidate must perform manual dexterity tasks

Benefits

  • In terms of financial benefits, the selected candidates would receive a slew of perks in accordance with the collective bargaining agreement.

How to Apply

If you are interested in applying, apply through the given options.

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Note

Please include the following while sending the application

Reference Number- 171887

 

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