FAIRMONT Spray Technician

Jasper, AB
From $20.74 an hour - Full-time
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From $20.74 an hour
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Company Description

Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge is seeking passionate and adventurous individuals to join our incredible team here in the Canadian Rocky Mountains. Our hotel offers a wide variety of jobs in over thirty departments and is sure to have something that sparks your interest. We pride ourselves on the work/play lifestyle that working in Jasper National Park provides and we do our best to ensure your quality of life is elevated when working for us. If you have ever dreamed of working in Jasper, don't miss out on this opportunity.

Job Description

Spray Technician – Golf Maintenance

For their breathtaking natural scenery, unique settings and legendary design, the golf courses of Fairmont Hotels &

Resorts are destinations in themselves. With your care and attention to superior golf course conditioning, our courses will provide an immaculate backdrop to an exceptional golf experience.

Rate of Pay: Starting at $20.74 per hour. Full rate after one year is $21.95 per hour.

What is in it for you:

Subsidized staff accommodation provided on-site for full time status
Competitive extended benefits package including medical, vision and dental for full time permanent status
Employee Travel Program
Comprehensive Wellness Platform (LifeWorks)
Discounts on food & beverage/spa/golf
Opportunity to develop your talent and grow within Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge and over 5,000 properties with Accor
What you will be doing:

Reporting to the Golf Course Superintendent, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:

Consistently offers professional, friendly and proactive guest service while supporting fellow Colleagues
Follows department policies, procedures and service standards.
Ensures the safe and appropriate use of various chemical products and fertilizers, tank mixing or spreading according to label instructions and product specifications and using in accordance with prescribed safety precautions and directions.
Applies pesticides in accordance with directed use, accepted industry practices and regulatory agencies.
Ensures the disposal of waste and hazardous materials in accordance with prescribed safety policies, environmental procedures and regulatory requirements.
Schedules and performs pest control and treatment procedures; organizes and prioritizes pest control inspections, maintenance and responses.
Must be Health & Safety conscious and actively involved in maintaining a safe work environment.
Prepares work area prior to treatment and cleans area after completion of application.
Maintains cleanliness of facilities, storage room and equipment.
Maintains inventory of materials.
Maintains accurate records of chemical and fertilizer products used.
Operates light to heavy vehicles, tools and equipment in the application of various pesticides and fertilizers e.g., truck, sprayers, broadcast spreaders, tractors, loaders.
Utilizes various handheld manual and electrical sprayer equipment in accordance with the treatment being performed
Follows all safety and sanitation policies.
Adheres to the hotel’s vehicle handling and safety policies while driving hotel and guest vehicles.
Performs all other turfgrass duties assigned.


Your experience and skills include:

Previous experience in golf course turf maintenance is required.
A Turfgrass Management Certificate, or equivalent, is preferred.
AB Pesticide Applicators License, or able to acquire by April 1.
Ability to complete assigned tasks in all weather conditions.
Valid driver’s license required.
Excellent communication and organizational skills.
Strong interpersonal and problem-solving abilities.
Highly responsible & reliable.
Ability to work well under pressure in a fast-paced environment.
Ability to work cohesively with fellow colleagues as part of a team with minimum supervision.
Ability to focus attention on guest needs, always remaining calm and courteous.
Your team and working environment:

Fast-paced, upscale, luxury hotel
Close proximity to Marmot Basin Ski Resorts in winter and world-renowned hiking trails in summer
Hospitality employees worldwide making this a great place to develop lifelong connections
Sitting: 0-4 hr/day
Walking: 6-8 hr/day
Standing: 6-8 hr/day
Bending/reaching: 4-8 hr/day
Pushing/pushing: 4-8 hr/day
Physical effort: required to lift up to 50 lbs
Environmental stress: high – inside/outside

Additional Information

Visa Requirements: Must be legally eligible to work in Canada. The hotel is unable to assist candidates in obtaining Canadian work authorization.

Our commitment to Diversity & Inclusion: We are an inclusive company and our ambition is to attract, recruit and promote diverse talent.

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