Groundskeeper-Seasonal-RiverBend Gold Community

by Sifton Properties Limited

Position Type: Student Job
Location: London, ON
Date Posted: Jan 18, 2023
Sifton Properties Limited

Job Description

As a Best Managed Company celebrating 100 years in business, we foster career opportunities for success. With a family-based culture, we grow through collaboration, innovation, and open communication. At Sifton, we build outstanding communities where people live, work and play. Every day, we go out of our way to hire our next great team member.

RiverBend Golf Community is owned and operated by Sifton Properties Ltd. and is a gated private golf community comprised of 400+ professionally maintained residential properties, an exquisite Clubhouse and an incredible 18-hole championship golf course that rests in the heart of the community.  

We would love for you to join us for the 2023 season!

About the Role

As a Groundskeeper you will:

  • Work alongside your peers in a fun, low stress environment
  • Convenient work schedule, Monday to Friday 7:30 am – 4:00 pm
  • Daily upkeep and maintenance of the community grounds
  • Maintaining residential lawns and common areas using the latest equipment: stand and ride on mowers, string trimers, backpack blowers, power edger and utility vehicles
  • Assist in landscape projects throughout the season: tree and shrub planting, drainage installation, sod installation, and environmental stewardship programs
  • Assist in fertilizer applications, over seeding, leaf and debris removal, applying mulch, weeding, cultivating, pruning and irrigation system repair as required
  • Work in most weather conditions

Experience & Qualifications:
  • Positive attitude and a willingness to learn about all aspects of grounds maintenance
  • Basic knowledge and operation of garden maintenance, tools, equipment and techniques is an asset but training will be provided
  • Ability to work within a team environment
  • Ability to perform physical tasks with repeated movements
  • Ability to follow all outlined health and safety requirements
  • Reliable transportation and driver’s license is an asset

What We Can Offer You:
  • We’ll set you up for success by providing in-depth training with your team and mentors, working in partnership with our leadership team.
  • You’ll enjoy special events, celebrations, and unique perks, specific to your role and work environment, that reinforce our commitment to creating a wonderful employee experience.
  • Our unique rewards and recognition programs are designed to celebrate you, your contributions and promote your success.
  • Our Employee Assistance Program is available for your everyday needs.

AODA Statement:

We are committed to providing an inclusive, accessible environment, where all employees and customers feel valued, respected, and supported. We are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we live, and to creating an environment where every employee has the opportunity to reach their full potential. Further, your well-being and safety are important to us. We prioritize work-life balance and offer strong health and safety programs, including required COVID vaccination for all roles, to support our employees, families, and the larger communities we serve.

We thank all applicants, however only those who qualify for an interview will be contacted.
Sifton Properties Limited