Posting ID: JR353
Parks Operator ll
Permanent, full-time (40 hours/week)
$63,253.00 - $79,144.00 per annum
This position has been deemed safety-sensitive by the employer and as such is subject to reasonable cause and post-incident drug and alcohol testing
At the City of Leduc, our mission is People. Building. Community. We offer a collaborative and dynamic workplace where our values of Teamwork, Service, Respect, and Leadership guide our conduct and contribute to a healthy culture. If you would like to work as part of a progressive organization and enjoy a fast-paced environment, then this may be the opportunity for you.
We are currently recruiting for a permanent, full-time Parks Operator II for our Parks department.
About the Opportunity:
The Parks Operator ll is required to operate Parks and Open Spaces related equipment such as the backhoe, skid steer, tool cat, various mowers, and other powered equipment. Plan and coordinate work with other departments and external customers. This position will assist with the supervision of seasonal staff on a seasonal basis or as required by Manager or Leads. Follow the City of Leduc’s OH&S manual with regards to policy, duties and responsibilities. Planning of activities and written reports related to daily activities, as required by supervisor.
Key Responsibilities Include:
Responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to:
Equipment operation for specific Park areas such as horticulture, turf, playground, cemetery, multi-ways and outdoor ice
Liaison with community groups to provide equipment or staff coordination for events or initiatives
Provide first responses to customer requests in the field
Assist the Parks supervisor with staff & equipment coordination on Community initiatives
Hort Crew supervision and training
Landscape designing and installations
Seasonal planting and plant care, may include assisting Urban Forestry department
Daily coordination with seasonal staff with direction from the park’s supervisors
Train seasonal staff on Parks and Open Spaces best practices & procedures
You are the successful candidate for this position if you have the following:
High School diploma
Landscape / Horticulturist certifications and experience is considered an asset
Class 3 license with Q endorsement is required
First aid certification is required
WHIMIS, TDG, and OH&S certifications is considered an asset
Certifications for various equipment operations such as tractors, mowers, backhoe, forklift, and skid steer will be required
Must be willing to provide a current Criminal Records Check at own expense
To apply, please visit our website at www. leduc.ca/careers
Competition closes at 11:59 PM (MT) on November 28, 2023. This competition may be used to fill future vacancies at the same or lower classification level.
Additional Job Information:
Posted Date: Nov 14, 2023
Closing Date: Nov 28, 2023