FAIRMONT Grounds Labourer


Jasper, AB
$18.51 an hour - Full-time, Permanent

Grounds Labouer

In addition to engaging service and authentically local experiences, Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge offers our guests places of unrivalled presence. Showcase your attention to detail and horticultural flair as a Grounds Labourer – and maintain hotel grounds that provide a beautiful backdrop to every exceptional guest stay.

Rate of Pay: Starting at $16.20 per hour. Full rate after one year is $18.51 per hour.

Covid-19 Safety Policy: In order to keep our employees and the general public safe from the threat of Covid 19 and the rise of variants in the community, the Hotel has implemented a Covid-19 Safety Policy.

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

Consistently offers professional, engaging and friendly service
Follow departmental policies, procedures and service standards
Maintain flower beds, landscape plantings both indoor & outdoor
Mow, trim, water all turf areas of resort
Prepare landscape areas for repair or construction
Clean the property - litter, animal waste, recycling, hazard trees and yard debris
Plant, fertilize and pesticide usage on a periodic basis
Assist irrigation technician when necessary
Operate power tools and equipment while using proper personal protective equipment
Hand shovel & sweep steps, paths & walkways throughout the Resort
Assist the florist, with preparation and delivery of flowers
Clean building exteriors and special capital improvement projects
Decorate Hotel for holiday events such as Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years
Maintain skating rinks and curling sheet during the winter
Following all safety and sanitation policies
Adhere to the hotel’s vehicle handling and safety policies while driving hotel and guest vehicles
Other duties as assigned
Your experience and skills include:

Valid Alberta Driver’s License required
Previous experience in Landscape/Gardening an asset
Machine operating experience an asset: snowplow, grader & blade, bobcat, john deere tractors 5200, 670, 855 & 3320
CPR and First Aid Certificates an asset
Ability to work outdoors in various elements such as rain, heat & snow required
Excellent physical condition 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, remaining calm and courteous at all times
Your team and working environment:

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 55 lbs
Environmental stress: high – inside/outside
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
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.

Why work for AccorHotels?

We are much more than a world leader. We are more than 250,000 hoteliers with a purposeful and heartfelt mission: to make every guest Feel Welcome in our 4,500 addresses and on our digital platforms. We are committed to a culture and guided by our values that make our talent Feel Valued. We want them to express their passions every day and realize their full potential through exemplary professional development and growth opportunities, enjoying a life filled with unlimited experiences.