Two Immediate Openings ! Permanent Full Time Winter & Summer Grounds MaintenancePosted on September 14th, 2018
Who We Are
Old Oak continues to focus on improving the quality of life for people throughout London Ontario. We believe ours is a story of integrity, commitment to community and trust. From the beginning more than 60 years ago, our apartment buildings have been built on a foundation that values people. We believe we’re in the business of building neighbourhoods in which people can thrive and prosper.
As a full time, permanent member of our year round grounds maintenance crew, you will be an essential part of a friendly team of hardworking people. We strive toward 100% customer satisfaction, while maintaining a safe and fun work environment. Our ideal candidate is dependable, takes great pride in their work, is approachable and thrives in a fast-paced environment. Our ideal candidate leads by example, completes tasks safely to company standards and enjoys physical labour and working in the great outdoors.
Duties & Responsibilities
Winter grounds maintenance- Snow plowing, clearing, removal, de-icer applications, operating equipment, litter and grounds maintenance tasks.
Summer grounds maintenance- Grass cutting, trimming, edging, litter pick up, sweeping. Operating both push mowers and larger zero turn units. Garden maintenance including mulching, pruning, weeding, turning, planting, miscellaneous grounds maintenance tasks
General- Reporting any hazards or unsafe work conditions, recommending changes as needed. Proper handling, care and maintenance of equipment. Operating/handling vehicles and equipment (ie, trucks, skidsteer, plows, spreaders, blowers, trimmers, mowers, etc), with great care and safety. Proper maintenance and cleaning of vehicles, equipment, work areas.
Minimum 2 years experience in local or similar climate
Must be able to lift 60 lbs.
Must have a strong attention to detail to ensure tasks are completed to highest quality
Excellent customer service and communication skills
Positive attitude and ability to work effectively in a team based environment.
Available to start regular shift at 7:00 am.
Available to work evenings and weekends as role is weather dependent
Full G Driver’s License or better with a clean abstract.
Cold / hot / wet weather conditions
Physical / manual labour required, including bending, reaching, crouching, kneeling
A variety of daily tasks, some repetitive in nature
What We Offer
A friendly, fun and safe team oriented work environment
Room for future growth and advancement
Regular training and development
Complimentary fitness membership
Employee based committees: Fun Committee, Giving Back Committee
Health/Dental benefits package
Competitive wage structure
Approximately 40-44 hours/week
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: $15.50 to $17.50 /hour