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  • 21 Feb 2018
  • 31 Mar 2018
  • 11:59 PM
  • City of Kitchener

Job ID #: 1740

POSITION OVERVIEW: Assists in outdoor ground maintenance.


  • Operates grass cutting equipment (push mower), leaf blower, and gas powered line trimmer.
  • Collects and removes debris at various locations throughout the city.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned


    • Must have a minimum equivalent to partial secondary school education.
    • Must have up to 1 month of related experience.
    • Must be reliable with a good attitude.
    • Must be willing to work in a team environment and have a willingness to accept directions.
    • Ability to perform physical labour.
    • Strong customer service skills.
    • Preference will be given to candidates holding a valid G class license
    Please note that as per Human Resources Policy #II-110, "Employment of Relatives of Staff Members and Elected Officials":
    "The immediate relatives of staff of the Human Resources Division, all Directors, Deputy Chief Administrative Officer, or the Chief Administrative Officer and Elected Officials shall not be employed by the City in any capacity.
    The immediate relatives of all other Management personnel shall not be employed where such employment would be:
    1. within the same Department in the case of permanent full-time, temporary full-time and part-time classifications.
    2. within the same Division in the case of students."

      Candidates selected for hire may be required to provide a satisfactory driver's abstract dated no earlier than 30 days prior to their hire date as a condition of employment.

      Note: Candidates may be required to successfully complete online training and assessments prior to start date as a condition of hire.

      We are committed to diversity and inclusion, and thank all applicants in advance. Accommodations are available during all stages of the recruitment process in accordance with the Human Rights Code.

      We thank all applicants for their interest, however only candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted.

      Department: Infrastructure Services  
      Union Affiliation: Non-Union/Management               
      Job Status: Summer Student
      Posting Added Date: 12/21/2017        
      Posting Closing Date: 3/31/2018
      Posting Closing Time: 11:59pm
      Branch/Location Offices: Various locations                   
      Compensation Range: $14.44-$15.16 (est rate effect April 1/18)

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