The Poirier Estate


Job Title:

Property Maintenance Work

Work Hours:

Roughly 20 hours/ week, maybe more. Weather dependent as this is outside work. The time you work can be negotiated to work around other commitments when possible.


$18.00/hr to start. Can increase to $20.00 dependent on your work ethic.

Anticipated Start Date:





Duntroon, ON



Job Description

This is an ideal job for an eager high school student who is hands on and hardworking – able to work at a good pace and complete quality work in a reasonable amount of time.

Our property is on the escarpment and there is much to upkeep.  Work would include:

– mowing (use of tractor)

– weedwacking around garden beds

– pulling weeds

– edging gardens

– painting exterior surfaces (trellis, gate, decking)

– sanding furniture/staining

– powerwashing

– raking the beach and tidying up around the pond

– clearing trails in the back, cutting branches

– log splitting (we have a wood splitter) and stacking the woodshed

– cleaning exterior windows on the main level

– carrying in water jugs and salt bags

– cleaning/organizing the garage

You do not have to have experience in any of these tasks, but you must be able to learn quickly and take pride in your work.



Must be handy, able to use tools, drive a mower, pull weeds, edge gardens, paint, & sand. Sincere willingness to work hard and do a great job.


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How to Apply:

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Date Posted:

June 9th, 2021  

Posting expires:

July 9th, 2021


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