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Municipality: City of Surrey This posting closed on

November 20, 2018
at 4:30 PM
Job ID: 2572 (Please quote job ID on resume when applying)
Department: Parks, Recreation and Culture
Job Description: We are looking for a motivated and hardworking labourer who is interested in gaining valuable career experience from a wide variety of urban forestry and habitat restoration field-based work. The Urban Forestry - Natural Areas team provides exciting opportunities and challenges in an active and energetic environment.
Duties:  Work in natural area parks throughout Surrey on a field-based crew under the supervision of senior staff
 Complete a variety of manual and semi-skilled general labour tasks including: invasive plant removal, planting maintenance, planting native trees and shrubs, refuse and yeard waste removal, and tree debris clean-up.
 Complete heavy physical work in all weather conditions, requiring sufficient physical strength, stamina, and coordination.
 Interact with the public in a professional manner.
Educational Requirements:  Completion of grade 12 or equivalent.
Skill Requirements:  Have a valid BC Driver's License with a safe driving record.
 Experience performing manual labour.
 Experience with power tools.
 Demonstrate ability to identify native and invasive plants.
 Have strong public relations, communication, and interpersonal skills.
Salary: Competitive.
Additional Information: Please apply online @
Opening Date: November 5, 2018 08:30 AM
Closing Date: November 20, 2018 04:30 PM