Groundsman/woman - University Of Victoria

Date Posted: Feb 16, 2023

Job Detail


Overview

Languages

English

Education

  • No degree certificate or diploma

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Work site environment

  • Outdoors
  • Wet/damp
  • Noisy
  • Dusty
  • Hot

Work setting

  • Sports field
  • Landscape maintenance

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Weed prune and trim trees and plants
  • Cut grass
  • Rake and collect refuse
  • Remove litter and garbage
  • Cart and spread topsoil and other materials
  • Lay sod or seed
  • Plant bulbs flowers shrubs and trees
  • Water and tend to plants lawns and/or gardens
  • Operate and maintain landscape maintenance equipment
  • Maintain clean and safe work environment
  • Clean snow and ice from walkways and parking areas

Experience and specialization

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Roto-tiller
  • Tractor mower
  • Weed trimmer/edger
  • Utility vehicle

Area of work experience

  • Horticulture and/or gardening

Additional information

Security and safety

  • Driving record check (abstract)

Transportation/travel information

  • Valid drivers licence

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Repetitive tasks
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Combination of sitting standing walking
  • Walking
  • Bending crouching kneeling

Own tools/equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots

Personal suitability

  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Reliability
  • Team player

Benefits

Health benefits

  • Health care plan
  • Paramedical services coverage
  • Vision care benefits

Financial benefits

  • As per collective agreement

Other benefits

  • Paid time off (volunteering or personal days)
  • Wellness program

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