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Parks Labourer - Sports Turf Maintenance
Municipality: City of Surrey This posting closed on

February 12, 2021
at 4:30 PM
Job ID: 3640 (Please quote job ID on resume when applying)
Department: Parks, Recreation and Culture
Job Description: Park Facility Operations is looking for temporary full time skilled individuals, working in an active and energetic environment, within the Parks Athletic Field maintenance team. This temporary employment will be from May 1st to September 1st, working 40 hours per week with some possible weekend work.
Duties: • Perform grass cutting, line trimming and sodding.
• Complete ball diamond infield maintenance, tournament set up and synthetic turf maintenance.
• Be competent in truck and trailer operation.
• Demonstrate safe work practices.
• Possess excellent teamwork skills and have the ability to communicate effectively, particularly when dealing with the public.
• Have knowledge and skill in the methods and equipment used in outdoor sports turf maintenance work.
• Complete heavy physical work in all weather conditions, requiring sufficient physical strength, stamina and coordination.
Skill Requirements: • Completion of Grade 12 or equivalent.
• Have a valid Class 5 BC Driver’s License with a safe driving record.
• Have relevant training and experience performing manual labour.
• Related education and grounds maintenance experience are considered assets.
• Be able to complete work of a heavy manual outdoor work in all types of weather conditions.
• Hands-on experience with related tools and motorized equipment is preferred.

Applicants under consideration will be required to consent to a Police Information Check/Vulnerable Sector Check and submittal of a Drivers abstract. Successful applicants must provide proof of qualifications.
Salary: Competitive.
Additional Information: Please apply online @
Opening Date: January 11, 2021 08:30 AM
Closing Date: February 12, 2021 04:30 PM