Labourer 3

University of British Columbia

Job Class
CUPE 116

Job Title
Labourer 3

Groundskeepers Athletics and Recreation

Posting Finish Date
January 29, 2024

Word: Functions will probably 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 imagine that attracting and sustaining a various workforce is essential to the profitable pursuit of excellence in analysis, innovation, and studying for all college, 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 required circumstances for a rewarding profession. 

Job Abstract
The Labourer 3 is chargeable for the upkeep of all exhausting/comfortable 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 equivalent to mowing, edging, planting, pruning and different common 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 give attention to creating an distinctive UBC expertise. The A&R Division has a crew of roughly 125 workers, and is led by a robust cross-unit administration crew. It companies over 60,000 college students by way of leisure programming, 26 varsity groups, 13 aggressive membership groups, together with 1000’s of members of the UBC neighborhood. This function will assist the Athletics Head Groundskeeper in sustaining the Thunderbird Park and Thunderbird Stadium artificial and pure grass fields.
Work Carried out

  • Mows garden and subject areas utilizing each a stroll mower and a using mower

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

  • Prepares soil with normal instruments and gear equivalent to rakes, shovels, hoes, pitch and digging forks, rototillers, and so forth.

  • Places vegetation, timber and bushes in designated places

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

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

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

  • 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, gear and different supplies to storage or varied places

  • Operates normal energy gear, equivalent to stroll behind mowers, line trimmers, blowers, hedge trimmers, and garden edgers to carry out comfortable/exhausting panorama actions

  • Could also be required to drive a truck and use specialty gear, equivalent to massive chain saws, forklift, excessive raise and different gear wanted for specialised duties

  • Carries out routine minor upkeep on small gear and experiences defective gear to the suitable workers.

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

  • Acts upon bother 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 step with the {qualifications} and necessities of positions on this classification

Consequence of Error/Judgement
The place will probably be beneath the direct supervision of the Head Groundsperson and failure to observe instructions or make inappropriate selections could lead to unsafe taking part in circumstances, service delays and/or elevated prices.
Supervision Obtained
Works beneath common supervision from the Head Groundsperson and from written or oral directions, blue prints, drawings and work orders.
Supervision Given

Minimal {Qualifications}
Secondary college 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, information, and abilities associated to fairness, range, and inclusion
Most well-liked {Qualifications}

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

  • Expertise working with gardening instruments and gear.

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

  • Potential to raise/transfer 50 lbs.

  • Potential to observe insurance policies, procedures, and directions. Works effectively, at all times meets deadlines.

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

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

  • Potential to offer high quality service to prospects in a courteous, affected person method.

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

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