The Park and Nursery Assistant will assist with the daily operations and park maintenance of GreenUP Ecology Park from April 25 to October 26, 2017. This is a 22.5hr (3-day) ,part time contract position.
The incumbent will be responsible for park and garden maintenance tasks such as lawn mowing, weeding, watering and garage removal. The Park and Nursery Assistant will also provide customer service during our Garden Market hours, which includes shoveling compost and mulch and assist in the care and selection of the nursery’s trees, shrubs, plants for customers.
GreenUP Ecology Park’s Garden Market is a growing social enterprise whose purpose is to promote and encourage sustainable garden practices and stewardship of natural ecosystems. GreenUP Ecology Park staff offers advice to the public, as well as informative resources about sustainable practices and current urban forest issues.
Skills and Qualifications
Terms of Employment
Reports to GreenUP Landscape Programs Manager
Please forward a cover letter and resume to Marcy Adzich, Manager of Landscape Programs at:
by April 14, 2017.
Reference “ Park Assistant Job Posting “ in the subject line.
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GoodWork ID: 39061 Date posted to GoodWork.ca: Mar 20 2017