Winter Maintenance Staff (Multiple Positions)

College Barrie Georgian College
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Position Title Winter Maintenance Staff (Multiple Positions) Competition # 345-19 Department Facilities Management Campus Barrie Classification Support Staff Salary Range $ 15.33 - $ 19.40 Hours per week Up to 24 hours per week Status Casual (Part-time) Effective Date November 2019 to April 2020 Position Overview THESE ARE CASUAL (PART-TIME) POSITIONS. These positions are up to 24 hours per week as required, on-call without standby pay. The contract dates and schedule are based on the weather and the shifts are primarily overnight, early morning and/or weekends.
Reporting to the Manager, Facilities Management the incumbent ensures college property is safe during the winter season for all staff, students, and visitors of the Barrie Campus. Specific duties include, but are not limited to:
Duties and Responsibilities
  • Using college equipment and vehicles to plow snow from parking lots, roadways, driveways, entrances and walkways throughout the property
  • Extensive manual shoveling and salting of sidewalks and doorways is mandatory
  • Applying salt via truck-mounted spreaders and or manually
  • Completing accurate log sheets during and at end of each shift for submission
  • Maintaining salt bins, emptying garbage containers and other outdoor duties as assigned
  • A valid G driver’s license
  • Previous experience operating snow plows and heavy equipment including: loaders, tractors and trucks with plows, blowers, snow pushers and snow blowers (walk behind)
  • Experience in minor mechanical repairs / equipment maintenance
  • Must be able and willing to meet the physical demands of the position (physical ability to shovel snow, lift heavy bags of salt, scrape ice, etc.)
  • Communication skills (oral and written)
  • Proven ability to work independently and within a team environment, and follow instructions
  • Available to work non-traditional hours including overnight, early morning, weekend, and afternoon shifts with limited advance notice
Posting Date 10/28/2019 Additional Information
These positions are open until filled.
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