Commercial Snow Removal and Landscape Gardeners
Willand Grounds Maintenance
Markham, ON

Job Description

Willand Grounds Maintenance is an established year-round grounds care service provider of 30 Years based in Markham. We have a portfolio of commercial and industrial properties within York Region and Northern Toronto.

Currently we are recruiting experienced personnel for Grounds Maintenance to finish the summer/ fall season and help with winter setups. Applicants must be available for 24/7 commitment for the winter season . These are integral position(s) of our operations, meaning all primary hours of work available in the winter season will go to these positions before seasonal personnel.

  • Full-Time hours available through the summer and Fall seasons.
  • Guaranteed hours and performance bonuses bonus incentives offered through the winter season for strong communication skills, accurate completion and submission of paper work, thorough and timely performance of duties, punctuality for starting and finishing shifts when expected, dependability for not missing required shifts, and responsibility for not causing damages.
  • Employee health benefits , phone allowance and clothing allowance (Following probation period) offered to year-round employees.
  • In slower periods without snow the Company will find work for you; Site maintenance, tree work, equipment maintenance, facility upgrades, filling salt boxes, etc.

Experienced Crew Leaders/ Technicians and Winter Season Area Overseers

  • Wages start at +* $20.00 per hour* depending on experience
  • At least 5 years’ experience working in commercial snow removal and maintenance/ landscaping with duties of crew leading responsibilities and commercial snow plowing and salting
  • Working in a team environment or independently
  • Capable of safely operating all commonly used equipment of the trade
  • Have a G license and own transportation to the yard at all times of day/ night in the winter seasons, Dz or Az license an asset
  • Have strong communication and capable of completing paper work accurately in English
  • Available Saturdays ; especially to make up a lost rain day during the week and in Spring peak season
  • Is flexible for the various work, dedicated, punctual, reliable , and mature
  • Capable of fulfilling duties and responsibilities of an Area overseer
  • Responsible for and Overseeing and servicing +/- 20 sites in the winter
  • Operating a GMC 7500 or GMC5500 Truck with a 5 Ton Hoper salter and 10’ V-Blade
  • Plowing, salting and shovelling on the routes within that area
  • Supervising the shovel crews, loader, tractor and plow truck operators within that area to ensure quality of work to the Company’s standards/ expectations
  • Be a central figure in the communications between dispatch and the work being done within that area
  • Regular shifts including Spot salting, weather watch and site checks

Experienced Skilled Labours and Winter Season Shovel Captains

  • Wages start at +* $18.00 per hour* depending on experience
  • At least 2 years’ experience working in commercial snow removal and maintenance/ landscaping
  • Capable of fulfilling the duties of a lead hand on a maintenance/ landscape crew
  • Working in a team environment or independently
  • Have a G license and own transportation to the yard at all times of day/ night in the winter seasons
  • Have strong communication and capable of completing paper work accurately in English
  • Available Saturdays ; especially to make up a lost rain day during the week and in Spring peak season
  • Is flexible for the various work, dedicated, punctual, reliable , and mature
  • Capable fulfilling the duties and responsibilities of a Shovel Crew Captain
  • Responsible for servicing walkways on a shovel route of +/- 10 sites in the winter
  • Operating a Cube van equipped with shovels, snow blowers, side walk tractor, melting materials, etc.
  • Supervise and work with crew labour(s) shovelling and salting sidewalks to ensure quality of work is to the Company’s standards/ expectations
  • Regular shifts including Spot salting, weather watch and site checks

Please e-mail for more information or call 905-882-6182

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $18.00 to $25.00 /hour

Experience:

  • Winter sidewalk services and maintenance/ landscaping: 2 years (Required)
  • Plowing/ truck salting and grounds maintenance/ landscaping: 5 years (Required)

Education:

  • Secondary School (Required)

Location:

  • Markham, ON (Required)

Licence:

  • G Class Driver's Licence and own vehicle for transportation (Required)

Language:

  • English (Required)