Cemetery Groundskeeper General Labourer

Springcreek Cemetery Inc. - Mississauga, ON (26 days ago)

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Springcreek Cemetery Inc., a not for profit corporation is seeking a Full-Time General Labourer for Cemetery and Landscape Maintenance. This position is based on a 40-hour work week schedule Monday to Friday with occasional weekends. The successful candidate for this position strives to keep pace with the ever-changing service demands and is dedicated to meeting the expectations and requirements of our customers in a sensitive and professional manner.

Job Description:

Cemetery Groundskeeper General Labourer

Job Details:

Full-Time

Duties:

Participate in the burial process, including the preparation, set up and completion of burials

Perform cemetery grounds maintenance such as lawn maintenance, sodding, tamping, planting, weeding and watering garden beds, leaf removal, snow removal etc.

Operate motorized (utility vehicles) and small equipment (riding lawnmowers, trimmers, leaf blowers, gators, snow blowers, hedge trimmers).

Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

Minimum completion of Grade 12 education or equivalent

A valid Ontario G Driver’s License is required

Fluent in English (oral/written)

Ability to lift 50 pounds

Previous landscaping, horticultural and/or cemetery experience, and a demonstrated interest in working outdoors is an asset

Ability and willingness to work in varying climate conditions

Back Hoe operator experience an asset

Note: Successful applicants will be required to provide their own CSA approved work boots.

If you are interested in applying for this position please email your resume and cover letter no later than December 1, 2019. We would like to thank all applicants, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $46,500.00 to $52,000.00 /year

Experience:

  • Cemetery/Landscape: 1 year (Preferred)

Location:

  • Mississauga, ON (Preferred)