Gardener / Grounds Person

District of Summerland

Gardener / Grounds Person - Term


Summerland, nestled in the heart of the Okanagan Valley, is a friendly town with beautiful beaches, orchards, vineyards and mountains. The community offers a multitude of inside and outdoor activities and promotes a superb quality of life.

The District of Summerland is seeking an individual to work on a full-time basis for an estimated term of 15 months to cover a maternity leave. The work involves general landscape duties and is responsible for maintaining healthy plants, flowers, trees, shrubs, and grasses.    

The successful applicant requires a two-year diploma in horticulture or related discipline, a minimum of two years experience in landscape maintenance and a valid B.C. Driver’s License – Class 5 with a clean driver’s abstract. Detailed qualifications are listed in a job description available at www.summerland.ca.

This position is part of the CUPE 1136 bargaining unit and offers an hourly wage of $27.88 - $29.35 per hour plus 15% in lieu of benefits.

Interested individuals are invited to submit their resume (in pdf format) to hr@summerland.ca by November 18, 2018, quoting Competition No. 18-28.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those short-listed will be contacted.

Organization: District of Summerland
Location: Summerland, BC
Region: Okanagan Valley / Similkameen
Professional Category(s): Horticulture/Landscaping/Greenskeeping
Posted: October 31, 2018, 11:13 am
Expires: November 18, 2018, 4:30 pm

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