Who we are

KGH Equipment, a division of Westbow Group is a civil construction, heavy-duty machinery and landscaping company.  Based in Chilliwack, BC and servicing the Fraser Valley, our focus is land development, site preparation as well as civil work and equipment rentals.  We are a company that prides ourselves on living up to our core values:

  • We work hard, we work smart
  • We build lasting value
  • We are creative and innovative
  • We have fun
  • We act with integrity
  • We care

 

About the role

We are seeking a skilled and reliable groundskeeper who will report to the Operations Manager. As a groundskeeper you will be responsible for ensuring the cleanliness, safety, and overall appearance of our residential grounds. Your primary focus will be on maintaining and servicing various amenities, general landscaping with addition to seasonal landscaping and snow removal. The position requires the ability to work outdoors in various weather conditions and perform physically demanding tasks.

 

What you’re great at

  • Excellent communicating and building relationships
  • Strong attention to detail and time management skills
  • Ability to work independently and be a team player
  • Being flexible with task management

 

What you’ll be doing

  • Perform routine maintenance tasks such as mowing, edging, weeding, and pruning to maintain a well-manicured landscape
  • Operate and maintain equipment such as mowers, trimmers, blowers, and other hand tools
  • Inspect and maintain playground equipment, ensuring its safety and adherence to industry standards
  • Repair or replace damaged components on playground such as swings, slides, and climbing structures
  • Maintain splash park water filtration system, pumps, and other system equipment
  • Inspect and conduct routine repairs of splash park equipment, including fixing leaks, replacing faulty components, and ensuring proper water circulation
  • Plant and maintain flowers, shrubs, and trees, ensuring proper watering and fertilization
  • Monitor and control pests and diseases that may affect the health of the landscape
  • Communicate and enforce bylaws to residents and visitors
  • Maintain and empty garbage cans throughout the site
  • Plan and implement new landscape projects (as needed)
  • Maintain accurate records of work and reporting of issues

 

What we’re looking for

  • Previous experience in landscaping, or related field
  • Knowledge of landscaping techniques, equipment operation, and basic repairs
  • Familiarity with playground and splash park equipment maintenance is an asset
  • Grade 12 diploma
  • Ability to lift 50lbs and perform manual labor in various weather conditions
  • Valid driver’s license is required

 

What you can expect from us

  • Supportive team and leadership staff
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Casual dress attire and cheerful work environment
  • Fun company events
  • Volunteer opportunities with Westbow Gives Back
  • Benefits package
  • Investment opportunities and investment matching
  • Education and Mentorship opportunities

Pay range: $28-$35 per hour

If this sounds like an opportunity for you, apply today and join in on our fun and inclusive culture!  Get the chance to volunteer and work on meaningful initiatives and build a career that builds you.

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