BC Local Government Job Posting Service

Parks Labourer

Parks, Recreation & Culture
CUPE, Auxiliary

At the City of Abbotsford our people are our greatest asset. We offer a wide range of diverse, stimulating and rewarding career opportunities that support and recognize high levels of performance. In Abbotsford, we work strongly to create a challenging yet rewarding environment for our employees to thrive. We invite you to become part of a place that has strong corporate and organizational values, rewarding career paths, challenging opportunities, and an engaging and dynamic team to work with.

Be part of the story. Join our team today.
Do you love the outdoors? Do you want to make a difference in your community? Turn your love of the outdoors and physical work into an opportunity as a Parks Labourer. 

We are seeking enthusiastic, reliable, self-motivated Parks Labourers who are looking to build on their current experience in an energetic team environment. You will be responsible for maintenance and custodial work, assisting Parks Operations staff with the care and upkeep of parks, recreation and playground areas, and cemeteries.

You must be able to perform physically demanding activities and be familiar with all the tools of the trade: weed eaters, mowers, hedgers, etc. You work well in a fast paced environment with the ability to take initiative to get the job done.

You must have:
  • completed Grade 10;
  • six (6) months experience in general parks maintenance, landscape, horticulture or construction work.
  • a valid B.C. Driver’s licence with a safe driving record.

If you are ready for a rewarding and fulfilling opportunity where you will play an integral role in helping Abbotsford be the city that all other communities aspire to be apply today!

These positions are paid hourly at a rate of $21.00 plus an additional 12% in lieu of all benefits including vacation and statutory holiday pay.A19-01

Closing date: March 24, 2019

To apply, visit us online at:

Location: Abbotsford, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Parks & Recreation,Horticulture/Landscaping/Greenskeeping
Posted: March 4, 2019, 10:48 am
Expires: March 24, 2019, 4:30 pm