Parks and Facilities Attendant

  • Town of New Tecumseth
  • New Tecumseth
  • Jan 22, 2020

Job Description

Parks and Facilities Attendant

Temporary Full-Time (May 4 – September 8)

40 hours per week


Reporting to the Supervisor, Parks and Open Spaces, and guided by the Senior Operators, this position assists with parks maintenance, grass cutting, Conservation Area maintenance, and facilities maintenance during the summer months.


 Operates equipment safely and works to maintain Town parks, outdoor spaces and facilities.

  • Reports in writing any damages of a serious nature to the immediate Supervisor. Ensures daily activity logs are completed and submitted in a timely manner.  Ensures time sheet is filled in accurately and submitted to immediate supervisor in a timely manner.
  • Responsible for assisting in the maintenance of a positive team-oriented work environment by working co-operatively with other employees, using the appropriate process for handling problems, helping to motivate and encourage peers, contributing ideas and assisting others where necessary
  • Promotes a high standard of customer service to the public as well as to all internal customers
  • Works in compliance with the Corporate Health and Safety Policy and all other corporate policies, procedures and operational guidelines.

Skills Required


  • Must be at least 16 years of age.
  • Must have a minimum Class G2 drivers licence in good standing, and ability to submit a clean driver’s abstract.
  • Shift work required.
  • Must have the ability to perform basic mathematical calculations, legible handwriting and ability to communicate with the public and other staff in a polite and diplomatic manner.
  • Must be familiar with the Occupational Health and Safety Act and the duties of a Worker under the act.
  • Prior work experience in landscape field preferred.

The successful candidate must have the ability to align with established goals and objectives and is able to create/follow plans and processes accordingly to deliver task and goal completion to a high standard. The Town of New Tecumseth values progressive ideas and actions; the successful candidate will have proven ability to embrace change, be resourceful and to seek new ideas and creativity to maximize effectiveness to provide high quality citizen-centred services to our community.

  Salary:   $14.38, plus 4% vacation pay

Start Date: May 4, 2020


Please submit your cover letter and resume in Word or PDF format to no later than 4:30 pm on February 25.

Please quote Job #2020-22 in the subject line of your email.

We thank you for your interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Information collected will be used solely for the purpose of candidate selection, in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information & Protection of Privacy Act.

The Town of New Tecumseth is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection processes. If contacted for an interview, please advise Human Resources if you require accommodation.

Start Date

May 04, 2020

Wage / Salary


How to Apply