Position: Student Landscape Design
Type: summer job / summer student position
Organization: Region of Peel
Location: Brampton, Mississauga, Caledon, Peel Region / GTA, Ontario
Work Period: April 27 - August 29, 2020
NOTE: No scheduling Sat & Mon of long weekends. Additional hours may be requested.
Rate of Pay: $16.95/hr
Working as part of Water Smart Peel with the Public Education and Outreach group, a dynamic team of individuals who are dedicated to providing residents and businesses with information and incentives for reducing water use and protecting the environment, you will provide direct assistance for the Fusion (Eco-friendly) Landscape Program.
Your work term will entail a number of activities, including, but not limited to the following:
This position requires a background in Landscape Design and/or Architecture, Horticulture, Environmental Studies or a related discipline, knowledge of common plant species and experience in customer service. Knowledge of water efficiency and/or native plant species is an asset. Working knowledge and experience with MS Office (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint) is essential. Interested candidates should have excellent oral and written communication skills, be comfortable communicating with the public, possess a valid Ontario driver’s license, and be able to work independently, outdoors, without supervision in a variety of weather conditions. A personal vehicle is not required as a Regional vehicle will be provided each day.
Please note that this position requires a valid unrestricted driver’s license (G2 or higher, held for a minimum of 6 months), be comfortable driving on 400 series highways throughout the Region of Peel and the ability to pass a required Region of Peel driving test.
For more information on our programs visit us at http://www.watersmartpeel.ca
If this opportunity matches your interest and experience please send your resume to:
Technical Analyst, Environmental Education
Operations Support, Public Works
Region of Peel
2 Copper Road
Brampton, ON L6T 4W5
Ph: 905.791.7800 x 3299
This position is for students attending a college or university and returning to an academic program for the 2020/2021 school calendar.
We sincerely thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be notified.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Jan 22 2020 ID: 55743