With an engaged population of over 195,000 residents located within York Region in southern Ontario,
Richmond Hill is a diverse community that is committed to providing an exceptional quality of life for its
residents. Richmond Hill is an equal opportunity employer committed to attracting, retaining and developing a winning team where Council and staff are committed to providing exceptional public service to our community. Visit RichmondHill.ca to learn more about the place “Where people come together to build our community.”
SUPERVISOR – PARKS OPERATIONS
Community Services Department
The Supervisor positions in Parks Operations Section are responsible for the operation, maintenance, repair and beautification of the Town of Richmond Hill’s parks and outdoor public spaces which support healthy lifestyles, offer opportunities to connect, contribute to environmental protection and support a more vibrant community. Parks Operations includes existing municipal park facilities, playgrounds, sportsfields, trail systems, structures, open spaces, urban forestry and special events. As a Supervisor in Parks Operations, you will supervise, plan and deliver operations
and maintenance services in support of all parks and related activities to achieve year round parks operations service levels and workplan objectives.
You possess a University degree in Earth Sciences, Arboriculture, Horticulture, Turf or related discipline along with a minimum of five (5) years of experience within a parks maintenance/construction environment including winter control of outdoor facilities and parks infrastructure, as well as, a minimum of two (2) years of supervisory experience. Supervisory experience in a unionized environment is considered an asset. Your flexibility/availability to work scheduled overtime; respond to “after hours” emergencies is also required. A valid Ontario Class "G" driver’s license in good standing is required, a valid Ontario Class "DZ" driver's license is considered an asset. The successful applicant must be able to provide a satisfactory Ontario driver's abstract from the M.T.O., as well as, be required to pass a vulnerable sector screening within one month of commencing employment.
SALARY: $87,442. - $102,904.
If you are seeking a rewarding and challenging position with the opportunity to learn and grow, we invite you to review the opportunity for the: Supervisor, Sportsfields, Turf and Parks Structures or Supervisor, Parks Services and Horticulture posted on our website at: RichmondHill.ca
Internal applicants: 4:30 p.m., December 19, 2014
External applicants: 4:30 p.m., January 9, 2015
We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those under consideration will be contacted. The Town of Richmond Hill is committed to inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection processes. If contacted to participate in the recruitment and selection process, please advise Human Resources if you require an accommodation.