Summary Landscape Architectural Technician near Halifax (NS)
National Occupational Classification update
We have updated this page to reflect the transition to the 2021 version of the National Occupational Classification (NOC). This means that the occupation "landscape architectural technician" was moved from the group Landscape and horticulture technicians and specialists (NOC 2225) to the group Landscape and horticulture technicians and specialists (NOC 22114).
Find key facts and figures about working as a landscape architectural technician. The following information is applicable to all Landscape and horticulture technicians and specialists (NOC 22114).
Note that some information in this job profile is based on the 2016 version of the NOC.
Landscape and horticulture technicians and specialists survey and assess landscapes; draw sketches and build models of landscape designs; construct and maintain gardens, parks, golf courses and other landscaped environments; advise clients on issues related to horticulture such as irrigation; breed, cultivate and study plants; and treat injured and diseased trees and plants. They are employed by landscape designers and contractors, lawn service and tree care establishments, golf courses, nurseries and greenhouses, and municipal, provincial and national parks, or they may be self-employed.
College or apprenticeship
This occupation usually requires a college diploma (community college, institute of technology or CÉGEP), an apprenticeship training of 2 or more years, or experience working in a supervisory occupation.
Median wage in the Halifax Region
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