Job Details: Parks Maintenance, Winter TFT

Job Details
Open Date Sep 11 2023 - 10:13:00 AM Close Date Oct 01 2023 - 11:59:00 PM
Position Title Parks Maintenance, Winter TFT Posting Type Union CUPE
Posting Status Active Position Length Temporary Full-time
Department Group Parks Operations Hours per Week 40
Department Operations Openings 3
Education High School Diploma Experience 3 years
Location Yard 3 Competition 23-167T
Salary Range $24.41 per hour
Union Position No


The Opportunity

Reporting directly to the Parks Supervisor this role is responsible for providing an overall level of maintenance to the Parks system in the Town of Caledon.As the Parks Maintenance, Winter TFT, you will perform the following duties, including but not limited to:

  • Maintain and carry out preventative maintenance for parks maintenance equipment
  • Perform basic service to Parks vehicles including fluid top-ups etc.
  • Patrol Town parks and sidewalks and provide service as directed
  • Clear snow from sidewalks, parking lots, roadway etc. and apply salt/sand to walkways to meet winter sidewalk service levels
  • Inspect Park conditions, empty Park garbage cans, pick up litter in Parks, ensure cleanliness of Town buildings’ exterior and remove all litter
  • Be conscientious of Park conditions; report all safety hazards and vandalism to the Supervisor, Parks

The Ideal Candidate

We are seeking enthusiastic and motivated individuals with completion of grade 12 education or equivalent. A post-secondary diploma as a Landscape Technician or a closely related field would be an asset. Our ideal candidate has a minimum of 3 years’ experience in a park’s maintenance environment. We are looking for individuals with a valid driver’s license with no more than 3 demerit points; a restricted ‘A’ license is an asset.

We are seeking individuals with experience operating and basic servicing of vehicles (light trucks, tractors, mowers, sidewalk snowplow etc.) and equipment and experience in general parks maintenance and repairs. The ideal candidate will have excellent customer service skills, proficient verbal and written communication skills, and the ability to work effectively in a team environment.

This position offers a rate of pay of $24.41, based on a 40-hour work week.

Satisfactory passing of a criminal record check, and proof of qualifications will be required of any successful candidate(s) for this position.

The Town is committed to diversity and inclusivity in employment and welcomes applications from qualified individuals of diverse backgrounds. The Town is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to an inclusive and barrier-free workplace.  If your application requires accommodation, please contact People Services at (905) 584-2272 Ext. 4738.