University of Toronto Service Worker Grounds (Casual, 20 Positions) Part Time in Toronto, ON

University of Toronto

Branch Toronto ON CA

Service Worker Grounds (Casual, 20 Positions)
Toronto, ON

Under general supervision, the Service Worker Grounds performs labour maintenance functions on grounds. Must possess valid Provincial Class "G" driver’s license…

General Description of Class:
In the Facilities Management department, we take pride in our buildings and grounds and provide a welcoming, service-oriented, clean and safe environment for our students, faculty and staff. Under general supervision, the Service Worker Grounds performs labour maintenance functions on grounds.

Typical Duties:
The following illustrative tasks indicate the level of skill required, and the extent of responsibility involved in this job. They in no way limit the incumbent to the tasks indicated.

Flexibility of the employee to perform a wide variety of functions is necessary in successfully fulfilling the requirements of this position. The degree to which each employee performs each of the following tasks listed below will vary according to where and when the employee is scheduled to work.

a) trims, cuts and waters grass; maintains all soft landscaping. This includes activities such as watering, weeding, cultivating, fertilizing, pruning, etc:

b) rakes leaves, lays sod;

c) prepares ground for planting; plants flowers, shrubs and trees;

d) works on campus cleaning details;

e) works on snow and ice removal;

f) moves furniture and equipment; and

g) other related duties as required.

The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its faculty, staff and student community. At UTSC we strive to be meaningfully engaged with our city communities; approximately eighty percent of our students have origins from somewhere else representing some eighty-five countries from around the world; many are new immigrants who reside close to campus, and across the Greater Toronto Area. We welcome applications from all communities that make up the tapestry of our great city including visible minority group members, women, Aboriginal persons, those with disabilities, those from sexual minority groups, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas, thereby enriching and strengthening our vibrant research and learning community.



Minimum Requirements:
Completion of grade 12 or equivalent.

One year of related work experience is preferred.

Physical ability to perform required duties, demonstrated ability to communicate effectively in English (verbal and written), ability to work under all weather conditions and may be required to work long and various hours. Must possess valid Provincial Class “G” driver’s license.



Hours of work: No guarantee of hours. Hours vary based on operational needs. Call-ins during snow events. This is a casual position starting in November until the end of March.

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Employment Type: Part Time
Location: Toronto, ON, CA
Posted on: 2016-10-30
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