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

Job ID #: 1741

POSITION OVERVIEW:  Assists forestry crews and horticulture staff.


  • Waters and fertilizers plant materials as required.
  • Assists Forestry staff with job site clean-up and stump removals.
  • Assists Horticulture staff with various maintenance duties.
  • 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
          • A valid G class driver's license in good standing
          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
            Division: Operations
            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
            Progress Status: Receiving applications
            Branch/Location Offices: Various locations                   
            Compensation Range: $14.44-$15.16 (est rate effect April 1/18)
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