Title Landscape Foreman for High-Rise Construction
Salary $35/hr. to start
Location Calgary and surrounding area
Job Information

Saunders Landscaping is looking for a reliable and qualified Landscape Foreman with at least 10 years experience to start as soon as possible. This person will be working on commercial high-rise developments. Our crews work Monday-Friday, and occasional Saturdays.

What do we offer:

  • $35-$40/hr. to start based on experience
  • Company truck
  • Company cell phone
  • Benefits
  • RRSP matching
  • Full-time
  • Year-round work
  • Amazing owners and office staff!!

Responsibilities:

  • Ensure that all work performed is to the highest quality standards in accordance with the job plans and specifications.
  • Responsible for maintaining a safe work environment, quality control and achieving production targets as well as ensuring that customer needs are being met.
  • Train crew members on the proper techniques for performing their job duties.
  • Sign off on crew members time sheets, as well as complete all associated safety and administrative paperwork.
  • Ensures complete compliance to the safety program by all crew members and reports unsafe or noncompliance to the supervisor immediately.

What do you need to be considered:

  • Class 5 Driver License with a clean driver’s abstract (please supply with your submission).
  • Minimum 10 years of experience in commercial landscaping/high-rise developments.
  • Extensive background in landscape construction including: irrigation installation, grading and leveling, planting, pavers, retaining walls, woodwork, craning, etc.
  • The ability to understand how to read architectural/landscaping drawings to properly layout the project.
  • Candidates should be self-motivated, and have strong organization and interpersonal skills.
  • Candidate should be able to effectively lead and motivate a team of 4-5 people and enjoy working in a fast-paced environment under pressure of deadlines.
  • Any safety tickets/certification would be considered an asset.

This position will start ASAP.

Due to the number of resumes received, we will not be accepting any phone calls at this time. We will contact those qualified for interviews.

 

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Title Landscape Labourer
Salary $18.00/hour
Location Calgary and surrounding area
Job Information

Saunders Landscaping is looking for full-time landscape labourers to start immediately. Our crews work Monday-Friday, and occasional Saturdays. Most of the jobs will be on commercial construction sites; however, there will be some residential jobs.

The position starts at $18.00/hour, however, advancement is possible if you display a strong work ethic.

You must to be able to drive to site(s) daily, have a hard hat, and steel toed boots. Shorts and tank tops are prohibited, you must wear pants and shirts that cover your shoulders at all sites. The sites are located in Calgary and surrounding areas.

Duties include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Installing sod and mulch
  • Assist with hand leveling/grading loam
  • Plant trees and shrubs
  • Assist with irrigation system installations
  • Paver installation
  • Install rock gardens, ponds, drainage systems, etc.
  • Assist with woodwork including fences, decks, pergolas, etc.
  • Abide by Saunders Landscaping Safety Program

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities:

  • Work under pressure
  • Tight deadlines
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Frequent bending, crouching, and kneeling

Previous landscaping experience would be considered an asset, but is not required.

Due to the large volume of resumes received, phone calls will not be accepted. Resumes will only be accepted by email or fax (403-272-5026).

 

 

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Title Skid Steer Operator
Salary $27/hr
Location Calgary and surrounding area
Job Information

Saunders Landscaping is looking to hire a full-time skid steer operator to start as soon as possible. Our crews work Monday-Friday, and occasional Saturdays. Most of the jobs will be on commercial construction sites; however, there will be some residential jobs.

The position starts at $27.00/hour, however, advancement is possible if you display a strong work ethic.

You must to be able to drive to site(s) daily, have a hard hat, and steel toed boots. Shorts and tank tops are prohibited, you must wear pants and shirts that cover your shoulders at all sites. The sites are located in Calgary and surrounding areas.

Responsibilities:

  • Perform equipment inspections.
  • Perform assigned work on schedule, and as directed.
  • Operate equipment in a safe and effective manner while avoiding damage to company and other property.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of landscaping, such as fine grading and spreading of topsoil.
  • Conduct work in accordance with OH&S requirements.
  • Be prepared to assist crews with physical tasks if skid steer work is completed onsite.

What you need to be considered:

  • Require a minimum of 3 years experience operating skid steers.
  • Must be able to operate both track and tire equipment safely and professionally.
  • Ability to communicate with crew members, foreman, and other trades.
  • Ability to prioritize work in order to meet tight deadlines.
  • Good eye/hand coordination.
  • Physical ability to handle prolonged sitting, jostling in the cab and getting in and out of a skid steer.
  • Demonstrated attention to detail and the ability to follow instructions.
  • Reliable, punctual, possess a positive attitude, and a team player.
  • Other construction and safety training considered an asset.

Due to the large volume of resumes received, phone calls will not be accepted. Resumes will only be accepted by email or fax (403-272-5026). We will contact those qualified for interviews.

 

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