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TEMPORARY GROUNDS WORKER-40 Hours per week, 12 months
Job Code: 2567789
School District #44 (North Vancouver)
Closing Date: Jul 27, 2018 4:00 PM PDT
  Posted on: Jun 29, 2018 
Job Type:
Full Time
Contract / term
Job Category:
ECE, EA/TA/ERW, Clerical, Secretarial, Administrative, Custodians, etc.
Openings: 1
Mandatory Document:
Cover Letter
North Vancouver School District (Maintenance Dept)
Start Date:  Immediately
End Date:  December 31, 2018 or return of Employee
Salary:  $27.95 per hour (current rate)
Job Description & Requirements

Grounds Worker (Temporary)



North Vancouver School District 44 is seeking a skilled Grounds Worker to perform a variety of landscaping and horticulture duties across various district sites. Under the direction of a supervisor, you will perform general maintenance, complete renovation and grounds construction tasks, and delivery of materials and equipment. To carry out your day-to-day tasks, you will have to safely operate a light vehicle, tractor/backhoe and trailer, and other grounds equipment.


The successful candidate will possess the following qualifications and skills:

  • Two years’ related work experience in landscape or horticulture

  • Completion of grade 12 or equivalent, supplemented by a certificate in landscaping or horticulture or related field

  • Valid BC driver’s license

  • Ability to operate a variety of hand and power tools and equipment

  • Sufficient physical strength, stamina and coordination to safely perform manual tasks

  • Ability to understand and carry out oral and written instructions and read plans and sketches


This temporary unionised (CUPE) position pays $27.95 per hour and starts immediately. The end date for this temporary contract is December 31st, 2018 or at the return date of the Incumbent.


For more information, visit To apply, submit your application online at by July 27th at 4 pm.


From its coastal beaches to its mountain forests, North Vancouver’s natural setting offers year-round recreational opportunities. North Vancouver School District’s values of Trust, Respect, Responsibility and Collaboration make it “the natural place to learn” for students, and “the natural place to work” for our staff.


We appreciate your interest in applying; however, only those candidates selected to move forward in the application process will be contacted.


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