Groundskeeper (Landscape/Maintenance)

  ottawa

Saunders Farm is an aMAZEing working farm located in Munster, ON that cares deeply about the world we live in and the world we will leave our kids. We are one of Canada’s greenest attractions having planted 150,000+ trees (some made in to Mazes Рthe largest collection of hedge mazes in North America!) that produce oxygen and store carbon. Our Summer season hosts a variety of guests from Weddings, General admission activities, Farm to Table meals, farm camp, and many other activities and groups that require our space to look immaculate! We work diligently everyday to give our guests aMAZEing Fun, Food, and Memories!

We require our Grounds Crew who is interested in renovating, installing and maintaining our hedge mazes, acres of landscaped lawns, and green space. Saunders Farm is hiring for a Summer contract from June 1st – September 1st (or) November 1st 2019 for an experienced Grounds Crew member. This is a contract for 37.5 hours/week, Monday to Friday with our Groundskeeping team. Must have your own transportation. If you think a perfect day means spending it beautifying nature to give our guests the most aMAZEing experience, Saunders Farm is the place for you!

We provide: Up-to-date and well-maintained equipment Continuous training throughout your time with us Assistance from our Groundskeeping team when needed to complete jobs A fun, laid back environment with a warm energetic team Weeds (and beautiful gardens of course!) Respect for you and the hard work you do

You bring: One to two years of relevant experience A desire to work diligently At least one recent employment reference A willingness to learn Basic knowledge of landscape care, use of equipment, and tools Valid G2 or G license Experience driving tractors an asset (*we are willing to train successful applicants*) Plant and nurture old and new trees, and various plants. Work with hand tools and machinery such as tractors, gators, zero turn lawn mowers, hedge trimmers, power tools, and various hand tools Maintain a clean landscape by clearing rubbish and litter from the grounds continuously. Must be physically fit Able to work in all weather conditions We provide aMAZEing experiences to our guests and our grounds need to reflect that as well! if you would like to be part of a growing business that is making a difference we want to hear from you! We have aMAZEing perks! Free admission when you are not scheduled to work 2 Bring a friend passes for our Summer season 50% off Food purchases 20% off Farm Shop apparel and giftware Make lifelong friendships with your team members! Only those selected for further consideration will be contacted for an interview. Thank you for your interest in our Lifeguard position – have an aMAZEing day!