Park Outside Workers - City of Delta


One of the sunniest regions in BC's Lower Mainland, Delta embraces three unique communities - Ladner, North Delta and Tsawwassen.  The City of Delta is looking for dedicated individuals to join our team and share in our commitment to lead the way in public service excellence.

Park Outside Workers

Temporary Full-Time Seasonal Opportunities Available

The City of Delta’s Parks Outside Operations services Delta’s three communities: Ladner, North Delta, and Tsawwassen. Exciting opportunities and challenges await those with a passion for horticulture and/or arboriculture. We are seeking reliable, self-motivated and flexible team players with experience and/or training to perform a variety of tasks in a range of labouring positions including:
  • Parks Maintenance Workers: General Labourers
  • Equipment Operators: Trades Gardeners
Your duties will vary in these positions and you will be responsible for performing manual and semi-skilled tasks. You must have the ability to work independently, effectively and efficiently without direct supervision. Good physical condition with the ability to perform heavy manual outdoor work in all weather conditions is required. Public relations and interpersonal skills are essential for success in these positions.

A valid Class 5 BC Driver’s Licence with a safe driving record is required. In order to be considered for this position, candidates must submit a current Driver’s Abstract showing five years history along with their application. Applications submitted without a Driver’s Abstract will be deemed incomplete and will not be considered. Please have this document ready to upload when you apply. Successful candidates will be selected based on the experience and skills related to the job. Preference may be given to those who have completed training or courses in relation to horticulture or arboriculture.

Interested applicants are requested to apply online at www.delta.ca/employment, to competition number 22-33 EX by July 31, 2022. As positions have a variety of start dates applications will be reviewed and hiring will occur throughout the posting period.

We thank all applicants for their interest; only those under consideration will be contacted. Copies of relevant professional certificates, degrees, or tickets must be submitted with your application. Preferred candidates will be required to submit a Police Information Check.

Protecting the health and safety of our community and employees remains our number one priority. The City of Delta is committed to taking every precaution reasonable in the circumstances to protect the health and safety of workers from the hazard of COVID-19. The City has implemented a vaccination policy for all employees.

All new employees with the City of Delta are required to provide proof of vaccination from COVID-19, as a condition of employment. The City of Delta will evaluate and accommodate employees who are unable to be vaccinated against COVID-19 either through medical or human rights exemptions.

Organization: City of Delta
Location: Delta, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Category(s): Parks & Recreation
Posted: December 3, 2021, 2:25 pm
Expires: July 31, 2022, 4:30 pm

Employment Type: Full Time
Employment Length: Temporary
Education Requirement: No degree, certificate or diploma
Job Experience: Experience an asset

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