Groundskeeper
Career Opportunities
Job Code: 2886575 Closing Date: Ongoing
Employer: School District #35 (Langley) Posted on: Sep 18, 2020
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Job Type:
Full Time
Job Category:
ECE, EA and Support Staff
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Mandatory Document:
Resume
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Reference Letter(s)
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Start Date:  Immediately
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Job Description & Requirements
 

 

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www.sd35.bc.ca

The Langley School District is accepting applications for a permanent Groundskeeper working 40 hours per week. Reporting to the Grounds Foreman/Leadhand, this individual performs a variety of tasks related to horticultural and grounds maintenance.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Completion of Grade 10.
  • One year experience.
  • B.C. Driver's License.
  • Completion of 3 related courses including basic Horticultural courses such as turf management or pruning; basic welding or small machine maintenance.
  • Knowledge of the materials and methods used in related trades.
  • Ability to operate in a safe and efficient manner a variety of hand and riding mowers, light trucks and trailers, and tractors under 30 h.p. with related grounds equipment.
  • Ability to communicate effectively using courtesy and tact in the explanation and exchange of information.
  • Ability to determine, judge and select appropriate course of action within limits of established methods and procedures.
  • Physical ability to perform the required duties.

 

Qualified individuals must submit a complete application through the Make a Future job board

http://www.makeafuture.ca/langley 

Note that applicants must open an account and apply to the appropriate posting.

Please include the following documents in your application:

  • Resumé including names and email addresses for at least 3 supervisory references
  • High school diploma or transcript confirming completion of at least Grade 10
  • Certificates or transcripts of horticulture courses completed

 

Successful applicants will be subject to a criminal record check.

We thank all applicants, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

 


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