Grounds Maintenance Worker (Seasonal April – December)

  • Leisure Time Park and Trailer Sales Inc
  • Feb 08, 2018

Job Description

Responsible for the care of the grounds surrounding the business, buildings and campsites. Planting and maintaining flowers/trees/shrubs, mows lawns, pulling weeds, tree trimming and removal, repairs structures, helps to maintain buildings/campsites/road network, water systems, cleaning washrooms and port-a-potties and assist with trailer pump-outs.

Primary responsibilities

Perform groundskeeping and building maintenance duties.

Cleaning and maintaining washrooms and port-a-potties.

Cut lawn using hand, power or riding mower and trim and edge around walks, flower beds, and walls.

Landscape by planting flowers, grass, trees, shrubs, and bushes.

Apply seed and fertilizer to grounds to enhance growth.

Shovel snow from walkways and sprinkle salt down to keep people from falling.

Sweep walkways of debris.

Cut down tree limbs that are posing a danger.

Trim shrubs and pull weeds.

Perform minor repairs and maintenance procedures on equipment utilized in groundskeeping.

Rake, grass repairs, mulch, and prune the grounds as needed.

Install rock, cement, lighting, water, and furniture as needed.

Build and place picnic tables as needed.

Assist with minor plumbing and electrical repairs.

Assist with pumping of trailer septic holding tanks.

Assist with tree removal and cutting and splitting wood.

Other duties as assigned.

Skills Required

Dependability (8:30 to 5:00, 5 days a week).

Friendly disposition to interact directly with campers.

Clean driving record, full G license.

Must be able to lift 50+ pounds, somewhat physically demanding position.

Must be able to work in all weather conditions (rain, heat, cold and snow).

Ability to operate a tractor and riding lawnmower an asset.

Some mechanical ability to maintain lawnmowers, trimmers, chainsaws, etc.

Familiarity with chainsaws and Chainsaw Safety training an asset.

Basic carpentry, painting, electrical and plumbing skills.

Ability to recognize problems/issues and find solutions.

Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

Start Date

Apr 01, 2018

How to Apply