Job Posting

Landscape labourer

Calgary (AB)

Salary:

Hourly: min. $16.05 for 44.0 hours per week

Job Number:

7429046

Anticipated Start Date:

As soon as possible

Source:

 Job Bank

Terms of Employment:

Temporary   Full-Time

Number of positions:

2

Employment Conditions

Overtime,Weekend,Day

Employer Details

Employer:

Ornamental Landscape Maintainers Ltd

Job requirements

Languages

English

Education

Some high school

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Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

Not required

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Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

.

Work Setting

Commercial establishment; Private home; Landscape maintenance

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Type of Machinery or Equipment

Chain saw; Sod cutter; Weed trimmer/edger; Sprayer or duster; Roto-tiller; Gravel or dump truck; Snow removal truck; Front-end loader; Pick-up truck; Small engine equipment

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Specific Skills

Assist with landscape constructions; Weed, prune and trim trees and plants; Cut grass; Rake/ collect refuse; Remove litter and garbage; Cart and spread topsoil and other materials; Lay sod or seed; Plant bulbs, flowers, shrubs and trees; Apply fertilizers; Water lawns/gardens; Clear snow (manually, mechanized equipment, truck or scraper); Construct walkways and driveways; Repair and maintain equipment

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Own Tools/Equipment

Steel-toed safety boots; Safety glasses/goggles

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Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Fast-paced environment; Work under pressure; Tight deadlines; Repetitive tasks; Handling heavy loads; Physically demanding; Manual dexterity; Attention to detail; Hand-eye co-ordination; Ability to distinguish between colours; Combination of sitting, standing, walking; Standing for extended periods; Walking; Bending, crouching, kneeling

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Work Site Environment

Outdoors; At heights; Wet/damp; Noisy; Dusty

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Transportation/Travel Information

Own transportation; Willing to travel regularly; Valid driver's licence

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Work Location Information

On-site customer service

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Essential Skills

Reading text; Document use; Writing; Communication; Working with others; Problem solving; Job task planning and organizing; Significant use of memory; Finding information

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How to Apply

By e-mail:

ornainfo@telus.net

Date Posted:

2014-05-05

Advertised until:

2014-11-01