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Working Foreman Parks


The Working Foreman Parks supervises, instructs and works with employees, plans, organizes, schedules, assigns and oversees the day-to-day work related to the operations, repairs and maintenance of parks, cemeteries and landscaped boulevards including general maintenance of parks buildings, playgrounds, irrigation systems and pruning of grounds, flowers, trees and grass. This position is responsible for the supervision and coordination of parks operations and development, and provides highly skilled horticulture and supervisory work of a complex nature under limited supervision.

The successful candidate shall possess a Certificate, Diploma or Degree in horticulture, arboriculture or turf grass management from a recognized college or university and hold an Arborist designation or be eligible for registration with the Arborist Association of BC (ISA) along with a minimum of two years experience preferably in a municipal setting.

Qualified applicants are invited to submit, by email, their detailed resume by 4:30 pm on Friday, August 17, 2018 to:
City of Castlegar
460 Columbia Avenue
Castlegar, BC V1N 1G7
hr@castlegar.ca

For a complete job description, required qualifications and rate of pay please visit our website www.castlegar.ca. This is a CUPE Local 2262 position.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however only candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted.

Location: Castlegar, BC
Region: West Kootenay / Boundary
Professional Categories: Parks & Recreation,Facilities Maintenance,Horticulture/Landscaping/Greenskeeping
Posted: July 25, 2018, 11:17 am
Expires: August 17, 2018, 4:30 pm