Groomer 2021/22

Chicopee, 396 Morrison Road, Kitchener, Ontario, Canada Req #135
Monday, October 4, 2021

Position Title: Groomer (Seasonal)

Department: Operations

Reports to: Director Operations or designate


Our Mission: Offer unique and memorable experiences through fun-filled programs, activities, and events


Job Summary: This individual will operate a grooming machine during the winter operations.


Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for maintaining all necessary certifications.
  • Ensure the safety of our guests.
  • Required to be punctual and adhere to the uniform requirements of the position.
  • Required to attend pre-season department training and corporate training.
  • Required to assist in other departments as needed determined by the demands of operations.
  • Responsible for performing and maintaining all safety checks, and complying with operational procedures on equipment
  • Responsible for all grooming activities for hill maintenance in the winter months
  • Operate grooming machines and motorized equipment used in operations
  • Required to maintain intercom communication and use radio contact for emergency use only
  • Required to review and ensure the completion of operating records and inspection forms and reports
  • Complete all necessary reports and records related to the department as required


Key Qualifications:

  • Ability to be self-motivated with strong communication and teamwork skills.
  • Ability to work as part of a team, and independently.
  • Able to repeatedly lift 20.4 kg (45 lbs) comfortably.
  • Able to communicate verbally in a clear and concise manner.
  • Able to complete other physically demanding duties as required.
  • Able to work in all weather conditions.
  • Customer oriented.
  • Ability to work as part of a team and individually, in a fast-paced environment.
  • Takes pride in their work.
  • Ability to multi-task and establish priorities.
  • Valid ‘G’ license.
  • Must have Heavy Machine operating experience.


Additional Requirements:

  • You are passionate about the recreation industry and eager to share that passion with others.
  • You have strong people skills. You are approachable, a good listener and empathetic.
  • You will be flexible with your schedule. Your work hours will be based on business needs.
  • Ability to work weekends and weeknights and on occasion be available to cover shifts.
  • Ability to work outdoors in extreme weather conditions.
  • Provide your own uniform in compliance with our uniform policy.
  • You have, or can use our Human Resource platform to obtain, the following certificates: WHMIS 2015, Ladder Safety Training, Ontario Health & Safety Awareness Training (OHSA), Workplace Violence & Harassment Training (Bill 168 & 132) and Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) Training.
  • You are fully vaccinated (receiving two doses of a COVID-19 vaccine, plus at least 14 days).

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Job Start Date Monday, November 22, 2021
  • Job End Date Sunday, March 20, 2022
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  • Chicopee, 396 Morrison Road, Kitchener, Ontario, Canada