ROLE PROFILE: Park Operations
REPORTS TO: Park Operations Supervisor
START DATE: Immediately
Downsview Park is currently seeking applications to fill two full time employment opportunities within its
park maintenance division, reporting to the Park Operations, Supervisor. The position will be responsible
for all aspects of ground maintenance including horticulture, turf and forestry.
Maintain horticultural displays;
Maintain and nurture an evolving urban forest;
Maintain turf areas using Integrated Pest Management (IPM) principles;
Sports field and turf maintenance;
Installation and maintenance of park furnishings;
Operate and maintain a variety of park maintenance equipment;
General park maintenance such as litter pick up, cleaning, painting, and other related maintenance;
Winter maintenance such as snow clearing;
Construction and maintenance of hardscapes;
Assist with special events as required;
Other duties as assigned.
Post secondary education or accreditation in related horticulture, park, or landscape field.
Must have a minimum of 3 years of experience in the related field.
Must possess and maintain a valid G license.
Must have a current knowledge of the Occupational Health and Safety Act.
Ability to work flexible hours, weekends as required.
Interested candidates should forward their resume and cover letter with salary expectations by the end of March 2, 2012 in strict confidence to:
Human Resources Department
Parc Downsview Park Inc.
35 Carl Hall Road
Toronto, ON M3K 2B6
or via Fax: 416-952-2225
We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. No telephone calls please.