Successful candidate is to maintain the quality and appearance of the Pioneer Village buildings and grounds.
For full job description, please see the attached.
Previous facilities maintenance and grounds upkeep experience.
How to apply:
Please forward your cover letter and resume in confidence by March 3, 2020 identifying the job title and ID#
2020.20SS in the subject line by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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The Town of Georgina is an equal opportunity employer committed to an inclusive, barrier-free recruitment
and selection process and as we grow, it’s important that our workforce reflect the citizens we serve. We
respect, encourage, and celebrate diversity. We will accommodate the needs of applicants under the Ontario
Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) throughout all stages of
the recruitment and selection process. Please advise the Human Resources Office to ensure your accessibility
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We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those being considered will be contacted.
POSITION: Seasonal Grounds Attendant DIVISION: Pioneer Village
DEPARTMENT: Recreation & Culture
To maintain the quality of and appearance of the Pioneer Village buildings and grounds.
Assist with opening and closing of Pioneer Village buildings and washrooms;
Conduct regular inspections of the property to ensure safe and healthy conditions;
General upkeep of heritage buildings, both interior and exterior, including basic to intermediate
carpentry and painting skills;
Ensure property maintenance including picking up of litter, checking garbage, replacing
garbage bags as needed;
Gardening and landscaping including grass mowing and trimming and removing dead brush;
Assessing the needs for general repairs, reporting any damage to the Facility Supervisor and
completing maintenance request forms as needed if additional help is required;
Implementing/executing repairs and maintenance as required;
Assistance setting up for special events and post-event clean up as required;
Creating a friendly atmosphere for visitors by providing basic information about the buildings
and Georgina history and responding to any other enquiries from the public;
Demonstrate respect for the artefacts in the museum collection and monitor that visitors do
Attend all special events;
Assist in preparing for and delivering summer programs as required;
Cleaning and stocking washrooms;
Participate in the Town’s Health and Safety Program and follows safety practices in work
methods and procedures; observe and comply with all relevant Health & Safety regulations;
Other related duties as assigned.
The above statements reflect the general details considered necessary to describe the
principal functions and duties of the position and will not be construed as a detailed job
description of the work requirements that may be inherent in the job.
Previous facilities maintenance and grounds upkeep experience;
Flexibility to work shifts, weekends and holidays;
Good customer service skills to deal effectively with the general public;
Ability to lift heavy objects from time to time and tolerance to heat during summer months.