At J.D. Irving, Limited, you will be part of a vibrant team of professionals leading with integrity and passionately about achieving results. With a culture that appreciates talents nurturing and creates an inclusive workplace where you can grow your career throughout our diverse operating divisions.
Founded in 1882, J.D. Irving, Limited (JDI) has operations around Eastern Canada such as New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Quebec, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Labrador, Newfoundland, and the United States. We are a team of 15,000 committed employees.
J.D. Irving, Limited seeks Maintenance Staff for the Irving Nature Park and Wolastoq Park in Saint John, NB for the upcoming operating season.
As a maintenance Staff member of the Park team, you will be responsible for:
- Carrying out several landscaping tasks which include pruning, mulching trail surface, lawn mowing, and
- Ensuring the park is clean of debris.
- Performing various maintenance tasks including light carpentry, installing signs, and the maintenance of trails, road systems, and various picnic areas.
- Keeping excellent public relations with Park visitors.
- Ensuring safe, environmental standards and quality are maintained.
- Ability to carry out physically demanding tasks such as mowing lawns and lifting heavy objects.
- Experience in a general laborer, maintenance role or landscaping.
- Capable of working on a rotating schedule which perhaps includes evenings and weekends.
- Ability to be self-motivated to work with minimal supervision.
- Strong oral communication skills.
- Dedicated to top performance within a safe work environment.
- Landscape/utility trailer, as well as towing experience, will be considered an asset.
- Valid driver’s license.
- This is term employment between mid-April until the ending of October.
Job Location will be in Irving Nature Park or Wolastoq Park at Saint John.
To Apply for this Career Opportunity you should please apply online through https://ca.indeed.com/. We appreciate your anticipated interest in our company. However, only those candidates we select for an interview will be communicated.