groundskeeper - Carrying Place (ON) - Job posting

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Posted on June 08, 2021 by Employer details Modern Earthscapes Land Design

Job details

  • Location Carrying Place, ON
  • Salary$$15.50 to $18.00HOUR hourly for 20 to 40 hours per week
  • Terms of employment Seasonal employment
    Part time leading to full time
  • Day, Evening, Weekend, Flexible Hours, Early Morning, Morning
    07:30 to 17:00
  • Start dateStart date 2021-06-08
  • Benefits: Bonus, Gratuities, Mileage Paid
  • vacancies 1 vacancy
  • Verified
  • Source Job Bank #1729919

Job requirements

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
or equivalent experience

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Specific Skills
Write specifications; Weed, prune and trim trees and plants; Survey and assess designated sites; Plant bulbs, flowers, shrubs and trees; Lay sod or seed; Cut grass; Cart and spread topsoil and other materials; Assist with landscape constructions; Apply fertilizers; Read and interpret blueprints; Water and tend to plants, lawns and/or gardens; Write daily basic progress reports; Rake and collect refuse; Operate and maintain landscape maintenance equipment
Equipment and Machinery Experience
Weed trimmer/edger; Tractor; Small engine equipment; Pick-up truck; Chain saw; Automated irrigation system; Tractor mower
Construction Specialization
Rock gardens; Ornamental ponds, fountains and waterfalls
Area of Specialization
Landscape construction; Landscape design; Plant knowledge and identification
Work Setting
Private residence; Lawn care company; Landscape contractor; Landscape maintenance; Nursery - horticulture
Security and Safety
Bondable; Driver's validity licence check; Driving record check (abstract); Criminal record check
Own Tools/Equipment
Steel-toed safety boots; Gloves; Mask; Cellular phone
Work Site Environment
Outdoors; Wet/damp; Noisy; Dusty; Hot
Transportation/Travel Information
Own transportation; Own vehicle; Valid driver's licence; Travel expenses paid by employer
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
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
Work Location Information
Rural area; Work in employer's/client's home; Urban area; Remote location; Various locations
Landscaping Experience
Restoration and preservation projects; Residential projects
Personal Suitability
Effective interpersonal skills; Flexibility; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Excellent written communication; Client focus; Dependability; Reliability; Organized
Landscape and Horticulture Technicians and Specialists Specific Skills
Manage landscaping projects; Examine trees and shrubs to diagnose problems and disease; Apply various treatments such as pruning, spraying, repairing damaged areas and injecting with treatment solutions; Plant and move trees; Apply fertilizers, fungicides, herbicides, pesticides and other lawn care products; Plan and co-ordinate the growth and use of plants for landscaping, ornamental uses and other purposes; Plan and construct landscaped environments which may include trees, shrubberies, lawns, fences, decks, patios and other landscape structures; Plant and maintain private and public lawns and gardens

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This employer promotes equal employment opportunities for all job applicants, including those self-identifying as a member of these groups: Apprentices, Indigenous people, Students, Visible minorities, Youth

Advertised until

2021-06-22

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