SEASONAL LABOURER I - CEMETERY

City of Brampton - Brampton, ON (30+ days ago)

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Job Description

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SEASONAL LABOURER I - CEMETERY

PRIMARY FUNCTION:
Under the direction of the Foreperson, Cemetery Services, responsible for the daily maintenance of the cemeteries owned and operated by the City of Brampton.

Assist with general turf maintenance – i.e. fertilizing, mowing, trimming, seeding, watering.
Perform garbage collection, litter picking and maintenance of amenities.
Assist with grave site maintenance and care – i.e. removal of flowers from graves.
Edge and level grave markers.
Assist with gardening – i.e. soil management, maintain and plant flowerbeds/displays.
Assist with tree and shrub care – i.e. pruning, fertilizing, planting and staking.
Report all concerns, accidents and incidents to immediate supervisor for follow up and take appropriate action.
Responsible for the safe and efficient operation, care of tools and equipment.
Communicate courteously with the general public and where necessary refer them to appropriate supervisor.
Understand, adhere to, and enforce Corporate Policies & Procedures, Confidentiality Guidelines, Emergency Procedures and Health and Safety Standards for all participants and staff.
Performs other duties as assigned.

SELECTION CRITERIA:
Current Standard First from an accredited organization
Ability to perform physical work duties in varied/all weather conditions
Exceptional customer service and communication skills
G2 for entry level positions – may be required dependant on position
Ability to successfully acquire City of Brampton Drivers and Equipment permits

** Various tests and/or exams may be administered as part of the selection criteria.

Job status: Part time Job Type: Non-Union

Hourly rate: $14.00

Applications must be received by July 01, 2020

Alternate formats will be provided upon request.

If this opportunity matches your interest and experience, please apply online by clicking the button above, by July 01, 2020 and complete the attached questionnaire. We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. The successful candidate(s) will be required, as a condition of employment, to execute a written employment agreement. A Criminal Record Search will be required of the successful candidate at their own expense to verify the absence of a criminal record for which a pardon has not been granted.

Please be advised, the City of Brampton uses email to communicate with their applicants for open job competitions. It is the applicant’s responsibility to include an updated email address that is checked daily and accepts emails from unknown users. As we send time sensitive correspondence via email (i.e. testing bookings, interview dates), it is imperative that applicants check their email regularly. If we do not hear back from applicants, we will assume that you are no longer interested in the Job Competition and your application will be removed from the Competition.

The City of Brampton is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection processes and work environments. If you are contacted for an employment opportunity, please advise the Human Resources Division of any accommodations needed to ensure you have access to a fair and equitable process. Any information received relating to accommodation will be addressed confidentially.