Job Opportunities

Job Title:  Landscape/Horticultural Assistant – summer student

Job Description:  We are looking for a local who cares about their community to come and work with us.  If you are a lover of plants, hard working with a positive can-do attitude then this may be the job for you.  Duties will include maintaining plant material throughout the zone by weeding, dead heading, clipping and trimming as required.  Other tasks include:  help setting up events, use of lawn mower or weed eater may be necessary, minor soft landscape maintenance and record keeping.  Please note:  You must be a student returning to school in order to qualify for this position.

Start Date: May 21-August 30

Rate: $ 16.00 per hour/ 32 hours per week.

Apply to:  Alison    intave@shaw.ca   by April 18,2019

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Job Title:  Litter and Graffiti Abatement Specialist-full time

Job Description:

An exciting opportunity exists working in an up and coming neighborhood for a highly self-motivated, hard working, reliable and organized individual. Reporting, to the Executive Director, the Litter and Graffiti Abatement Technician will:

  • Empty BRZ garbage cans and remove litter from surrounding public realm
  • Record, remove and report graffiti within 24/48 hours of occurrence on public and private property within the zone.
  • Adhere to all safety standard procedures as outlined
  • Deliver notices to businesses as required
  • Remove weeds, plants flowers to enhance zone
  • Provide some cleaning work within BRZ offices
  • Help setting up of events and clean up
  • Odd handyman jobs
  • Use of lawn mover, weed eater and equipment as required
  • Oversee fountain in Unity Park and effective maintenance of such
  • Minor snow shoveling
  • Minor soft landscape maintenance
  • Sensitivity is required regarding confidential matters

You must be bondable and a Greater Forest Lawn community resident is preferred. A vehicle is required for this position and compensation for mileage will be provided.

Rate: $18:00 per hour based on 40 hours per week

Apply to:  Alison    intave@shaw.ca   by April 18,2019