Title Landscaper (NOC 2225)
Salary $28.85/per hour
Start Date 2020-03-04
Location Chestermere, AB
Job Information

Landscaper (NOC 2225)

Job details

  • Location: Chestermere, AB
  • Salary: $28.85 to $30.00 (to be negotiated) / Hour for 40 Hours / Week
  • Vacancies: 15 Vacancies
  • Terms of employment: Seasonal, Full time
  • Start date: March 4, 2020 (weather dependent)
  • End date: November 15, 2020
  • 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.

We are looking for landscapers with a minimum of 2 years of relevant experience. No degree, certificate or diploma is required for the position.

Duties include:

  • Paver installation/base preparation
  • Plan the leveling/grading of loam
  • Landscape plant layouts
  • Install, operate, and repair irrigation systems
  • Woodwork including fences, decks, pergolas, etc.
  • Retaining wall construction
  • Assisting in managing projects
  • Ability to train labourers
  • Abide by Saunders Landscaping Safety Program

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

Work Location Information: Various locations

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

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: 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

Benefits: Access to healthcare spending account after 3 month probationary period for new employees.

 

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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