Labourer 3

University of British Columbia

Workers – Union

Job Class
CUPE 116

Job Profile
CUPE 116 Hourly – Labourer 3

Job Title
Labourer 3

Groundskeepers Athletics and Recreation

Compensation Vary
$27.46 – $29.92 CAD Hourly

Posting Finish Date
January 29, 2024

Observe: Functions shall be accepted till 11:59 PM on the day previous to the Posting Finish Date above.

Job Finish Date

Oct 5, 2024

At UBC, we consider that attracting and sustaining a various workforce is essential to the profitable pursuit of excellence in analysis, innovation, and studying for all school, workers and college students. Our dedication to employment fairness helps obtain inclusion and equity, brings wealthy range to UBC as a office, and creates the mandatory situations for a rewarding profession. 

Job Abstract
The Labourer 3 is liable for the upkeep of all laborious/mushy outside surfaces and fields of play for the Division of Athletics and Recreation on the College of British Columbia Level Gray Campus. The Labourer 3 performs duties similar to mowing, edging, planting, pruning and different normal labour duties as required. Seasonal weekend and night work as required.
Organizational Standing
Athletics & Recreation (A&R) is a division throughout the VP College students portfolio, with a robust concentrate on creating an distinctive UBC expertise. The A&R Division has a group of roughly 125 workers, and is led by a robust cross-unit administration group. It companies over 60,000 college students by leisure programming, 26 varsity groups, 13 aggressive membership groups, together with 1000’s of members of the UBC neighborhood. This function will help the Athletics Head Groundskeeper in sustaining the Thunderbird Park and Thunderbird Stadium artificial and pure grass fields.
Work Carried out

  • Mows garden and area areas utilizing each a stroll mower and a driving mower

  • Removes leaves and different particles from fields, walkways and perimeter panorama

  • Prepares soil with customary instruments and tools similar to rakes, shovels, hoes, pitch and digging forks, rototillers, and so forth.

  • Places vegetation, bushes and bushes in designated places

  • Performs garden set up, together with transferring, placing down turf and distributing seed

  • Waters and distributes fertilizers to vegetation, bushes, bushes, lawns, sports activities fields, gardens and so forth.

  • Strikes rocks, gravel and mulch to put in and restore pathways and different associated backyard buildings

  • Cuts and bucks vegetation, small tree branches utilizing pruners, line/brush trimmers and operates brush chipper for mulching

  • Strikes soil, mulch, vegetation, undesirable plant materials and particles, fertilizers, provides, instruments, tools and different supplies to storage or numerous places

  • Operates customary energy tools, similar to stroll behind mowers, line trimmers, blowers, hedge trimmers, and garden edgers to carry out mushy/laborious panorama actions

  • Could also be required to drive a truck and use specialty tools, similar to giant chain saws, forklift, excessive raise and different tools wanted for specialised duties

  • Carries out routine minor upkeep on small tools and studies defective tools to the suitable workers.

  • Acquires supplies and tools as required for the job in coordination with the Head Groundsperson

  • Acts upon hassle calls as directed by supervisory workers

  • Works in an accurate and secure method and follows established insurance policies and procedures

  • Carries out some other associated duties as required in line with the {qualifications} and necessities of positions on this classification

Consequence of Error/Judgement
The place shall be beneath the direct supervision of the Head Groundsperson and failure to comply with instructions or make inappropriate selections could end in unsafe enjoying situations, service delays and/or elevated prices.
Supervision Acquired
Works beneath normal supervision from the Head Groundsperson and from written or oral directions, blue prints, drawings and work orders.
Supervision Given

Minimal {Qualifications}
Secondary faculty training and/or completion of highschool, legitimate BC driver’s license or an equal mixture of training and expertise.
– Willingness to respect various views, together with views in battle with one’s personal
– Demonstrates a dedication to enhancing one’s personal consciousness, data, and abilities associated to fairness, range, and inclusion
Most popular {Qualifications}

  • Legitimate Class 5 driver’s license with a passable driving report.

  • Expertise working with gardening instruments and tools.

  • Expertise working driving mowers, bobcats and/or tractors with attachments together with however not restricted to aerator, prime dresser and over-seeder.

  • Potential to raise/transfer 50 lbs.

  • Potential to comply with insurance policies, procedures, and directions. Works effectively, all the time meets deadlines.

  • Potential to work each independently and inside a group atmosphere.

  • Potential to develop and keep cooperative and productive working relationships.

  • Potential to supply high quality service to clients in a courteous, affected person method.

  • Expertise sustaining sport fields grass and/or artificial turf an asset.

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