Grounds Crew

Spruce Meadows - Calgary, AB (30+ days ago)

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RESPONSIBILITIES (including but not limited to)

Care and upkeep of all live trees, shrubs, annuals and perennials, general lawn care and maintenance
Divot and turf repair, irrigation requirements related to this scope of practice
Maintenance and upkeep of all equipment and tools related to the gardening tasks
Maintenance such as sweeping, washing, basic repair (within scope) of Spruce Meadows grounds including but not limited to: pathways of various medium, outdoor furniture, fencing, temporary and permanent structures.


Reliable transportation to and from work and a Class 5 driver's license (there is no transit available to Spruce Meadows)
High School diploma
Organizational proficiency
Ability to move quickly and carry heavy loads
Strong time management skills
Strong team approach and willingness to assist others when necessary
Ability to problem solve and exhibit conflict resolution skills
Ability to work early mornings, weekends and evenings in listed dates of employment
Experience and certification in specialized equipment operation (skidsteer, fork lift, aerial work platform, agricultural equipment, tractors, etc.) (Strong Asset)
Current certificate in Standard First Aid & CPR Level C (Asset)
Ability to speak a second language fluently (Asset)

Work is in a fast-paced work environment. Successful applicants must be willing to work in a variety of different settings, and must work well in both team and individual scenarios. The Spruce Meadows venue operates in all weather conditions, from early mornings into late nights and on weekends.

The Spruce Meadows Mission Statement, the focus of excellent service, the heart and mind of the Southern Family is always at the forefront. This includes but not limited to Spruce Meadows e-mail protocol, quotations, contracts, general correspondence and verbal communications; both in person and via telecommunications (See Spruce Meadows Policy and Procedure Manual, Spruce Meadows Code of Conduct, Spruce Meadows Confidentiality Agreement). - All Spruce Meadows employees are expected to demonstrate and uphold the Spruce Meadows Mission Statement.