Title Landscaper (NOC 2225)
Start Date 2017-04-02
Job Information

Job details

  • Location: Chestermere, AB
  • Salary: $28.29 to $30.00 / Hour for 40 Hours / Week
  • Vacancies: 15 Vacancies
  • Terms of employment: Seasonal, Full time
  • Start date: 2018-04-02
  • Benefits: Other benefits
  • Employment conditions: Overtime, Day, Weekend

Saunders Landscaping has sites that are located at various locations in Calgary and surrounding areas. All work is performed outdoors. You must have a hard hat and steel toed boots. You must be able to speak English.

They are looking for landscapers with 2 years to less than 3 years of experience. No degree, certificate or diploma is required for the position.

Duties include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Paver installation
  • Design the leveling/grading of loam
  • Landscape plant layouts
  • Install, operate, and repair irrigation systems
  • Woodwork including fences, decks, pergolas, etc.
  • Retaining wall construction
  • Managing of labourers

Job requirements

Languages: English

Education: No degree, certificate or diploma

Experience: 2 years to less than 3 years

Own Tools/Equipment: Steel-toed safety boots, Hard hat

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities: Attention to detail, Repetitive tasks, Handling heavy loads, Physically demanding, Manual dexterity, Combination of sitting, standing, walking, Standing for extended periods, Bending, crouching, kneeling

Personal Suitability: Flexibility, Team player, Reliability, Organized, Excellent oral communication, Effective interpersonal skills, Client focus

Area of Specialization: Landscape construction, Plant knowledge and identification

Construction Specialization: Retaining walls, Automated irrigation system, Interlocking brick

Landscape and Horticulture Technicians and Specialists Specific Skills: Manage landscaping projects, Plant and move trees, Plan and construct landscaped environments which may include trees, shrubberies, lawns, fences, decks, patios and other landscape structures

Landscaping Experience: Residential projects, Commercial and/or industrial construction

Work Setting: Landscape contractor

Additional Skills: Read and interpret blueprints

Other: Ability to assist in managing projects; Blueprint reading; Ability to identify species of shrubs and trees; Ability to understand base preparation for pavers

How to apply:

By email:

resumes@saunderslandscaping.ca

By fax:

403-272-5026

By mail:

Saunders Landscaping & Renovations Ltd.

283075 Township Road 240

Rocky View, AB  T1X 0M8

 

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