Grounds/Maintenance Specialist

Jim's Mowing - Comox, BC (27 days ago)

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Salary: $15.00/Hourly
Job Type: Full Time, Permanent
Start Date: As soon as possible

Language: English
Minimum Education: High School
Positions Available: 2

NOC Group: Landscaping and Grounds Maintenance Labourers (8612)
NOC Job Title: Labourer, Grounds Maintenance
Expires in 16 days
Expires: 2019-10-31
Posted: 2019-09-18
Last Updated: 2019-09-18

Job Location(s)
Comox, British Columbia
Courtenay, British Columbia
Job Description
Jims Mowing in the Comox Valley is looking for 2-3 people for this up coming season position to start mid March Must be able to work solo or in a team atmosphere. Knowledge and experience working in the field an asset but willing to train the right individual. Applicants Must have a valid drivers licence with clean drivers abstract and reliable transportation to work. This is a high energy position with heavy lifting. Interested applicants please send resume to resumes. Hours are Monday - Friday and Some Saturdays 8-10 hour days depending on time of the season. If interested please email resume
Below is a description of the jobs carried out on a daily basis.
  • Mow or edge lawns, using power mowers or edgers.
  • Use hand tools, such as shovels, rakes, pruning saws, saws, hedge or brush trimmers, or axes.
  • Operate vehicles or powered equipment, such as mowers, tractors, snow blowers, chain-saws, sod cutters, or pruning saws.
  • Drive trucks or other vehicles to or at work sites.
  • Irrigate lawns, trees, or plants.
  • Prune or trim trees, shrubs, or hedges, using shears, pruners, or chain saws.
  • Trim trees or other vegetation.
  • Operate grounds maintenance equipment.
  • Shovel snow from walks, driveways, or parking lots and spread salt in those areas.
  • Remove snow.
  • Maintain irrigation systems, including winterizing the systems and starting them up in spring.
  • Maintain equipment or systems to ensure proper functioning.
  • Care for established lawns by mulching, aerating, weeding, removing thatch, or trimming or edging around flower beds, walks, or walls.
  • Trim or pick flowers and clean flower beds.
  • Clean facilities or sites.
  • Trim trees or other vegetation.
  • Mow or edge lawns, using power mowers or edgers.
  • Rake, mulch, and compost leaves.
  • Remove debris from work sites.
  • Maintain or repair tools, equipment, or structures, such as buildings, greenhouses, fences, or benches, using hand or power tools.
  • Maintain equipment or systems to ensure proper functioning.
  • Haul or spread topsoil or spread straw over seeded soil to hold soil in place.
Applicants must have valid Drivers lisence with good drivers abstract. And reliable transportation to work.

How to Apply
Expiring: Oct 31, 2019