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Grounds Person

Job Number: 112

Permanent   |  Toronto, Ontario   |  Posted on Jul 23, 2020 ← Back

Grounds Person - Ref # CTH-ML

Coordinated by The Career Foundation

  • Job Title: Grounds Person
  • Location: Toronto, Ontario
  • Job Type: Full-time, permanent
  • Wage/Salary: $18 - $25 depending on experience
  • Available Positions: 2

The Career Foundation is currently seeking two trained Grounds Persons on behalf of one of our employer partners; a professional tree services organization in Toronto specializing in Tree/Shrub Pruning, Tree Removal, Tree Planting and Arborist Reports. Duties for the Grounds Persons include, but not limited to, assisting Arborists, collecting and carrying branches, safe operation of chipper and other heavy machinery, maintaining tools and equipment, and ensuring a safe working environment. You should be able to work with a variety of crew members. To be a successful Grounds Person, you must be physically strong and able to work in all weather conditions. An outstanding Grounds Person should be able to carry out instructions efficiently and complete all required tasks to the highest standard.


  • Perform ground support operations and assist Arborists.
  • Perform worksite cleanup and all other duties as per company standard operating procedures (SOP).
  • Safe operation on chipper and other heavy machinery.
  • Maintaining Tools and equipment and ensuring a safe working environment.


  • Capable of performing physically demanding manual labour in a variety of weather conditions.
  • Able to carry out instructions efficiently and complete all required tasks.
  • Knowledge of industry rules and regulations.
  • Good stamina and physical health.


  • Best wages in the industry
  • Year-round work if desired
  • Health benefits available
  • Arboricultural tuition available for Climbing Arborist Apprenticeships

 This employer partner is an equal opportunity employer. We thank you for your interest; however, only qualified candidates will be contacted for an interview.

 *How to Apply:

 Please forward your résumé and cover letter to JobsCTH.ml@careerfoundation.org with “Grounds Person - Ref # CTH-ML” as the subject header or for any questions please call (416) 839 -2287. We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only those selected will be contacted for an interview.


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The Career Foundation

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Toronto, Ontario

Start Date

Aug 01, 2020

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