POSITION SUMMARY: Dexterra Integrated Facilitates Management is looking for a seasonal Grounds Crew maintenance staff to join our team! The position full time, conducting summer exterior property maintenance. This is a contract positions with a term from June to August inclusive. We pride ourselves in taking care of our DND properties as if they were our own. If you are experienced in general property maintenance duties and enjoy working outside, this position could be for you!
In this position you will take care of lawn and basic landscaping at the DND site in Grimsby/Winona. You are the face of our company, so customer service is important.
WHY WORK HERE? You will learn valuable skills that will help you grow and develop at work and in life. You will work independently and can enjoy working outside.
JOB DUTIES : Grass cutting lawns in Grimsby at the Winona Range Training Area DND site using riding lawn mowers, line string trimming with gas operated equipment, refueling and basic landscaping (pulling weeds, and general grounds clean up.) Also includes raking inclined sand boxes, All equipment and PPE provided. Regularly communicating with our office via email and phone-email report to office at end of each day with work completed. Perform cleanup after any kind of work performed. Perform all work according to Ontario Health and Safety Act Other miscellaneous tasks.
QUALIFICATIONS : Experience in the tasks listed above. Experience using basic landscaping tools (lawn mower, line trimmer, shovel, rake, etc.) Must have a reliable vehicle to get to site, valid driver's license.
CORE COMPETENCIES : Attention to detail-It is always better to do it right, then to do it twice. Prioritization and organization-You will schedule your own day. Communication-Ability to communicate effectively with our office, tenants and other trades people. You must be articulate, concise and clear. Effective interpersonal skills-Maintaining a professional and courteous demeanor when dealing with tenants, owners, other trades people or co-workers. Ability to follow instructions. Ability to work effectively both individually and in a team environment-We believe success is a team sport.
WORKING CONDITIONS : Outside work. Weather permitting (We cannot cut lawns in the pouring rain.) Must be able to perform physical activities which may include bending, kneeling, reaching, standing for extended periods of time, lifting and carrying heavy weights, walking, etc. Monday to Friday, regular business hours. During Spring / Summer months lawn care will be close to 40 hours per week as the grass grows quicker. Later Summer / Fall the lawns are cut less frequently.
Contract length: 3 months
Job Type: Temporary