Public Works Seasonal Labourers

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Job Details

The Public Works Labourers will assist in a variety of assignments such as: traffic control, sidewalk construction, asphalt repair, road/boulevard repair, grass cutting and turf management for athletic fields and park maintenance including: weeding and horticultural duties.

Qualifications

We require individuals who have a minimum Grade 12 education along with a valid Ontario Class “G” driver’s license. Candidates must have a minimum 2 years job related experience and an understanding of the related work procedures in the above noted areas and must also have excellent listening and communication skills. Training and experience in Traffic Control Book 7, WHMIS, Health and Safety and/or Standard First Aid/CPR/AED certification would be considered a definite asset.

Candidates must be prepared to provide a clear driver’s abstract and a satisfactory current Police Criminal Record Check from a Canadian Police Information Centre. Candidates must have the ability to perform the physical demands of the position which could include but are not limited to climbing, standing, sitting and lifting up to a maximum of 50 lbs.

Hourly Rate

$19.92

Application Information

Qualified applicants are invited to submit an online application along with a cover letter and resume in a Word or PDF format no later than 12 noon on Friday, January 22, 2021. Applications will be accepted exclusively through our online process on our website at www.peterborough.ca/jobs.

The City of Peterborough is an organization that strives to embrace the spirit of inclusion, diversity, equity and accessibility. We are an equal opportunity employer committed to building an inclusive and barrier-free environment in which all individuals have access to the City's goods, services and facilities.  If contacted for an employment opportunity, please advise Human Resources if you require an accommodation.

The personal information submitted for employment is collected under the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and will be used to determine eligibility for employment. We thank you for your application, but advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.