- Posted on: August 8, 2018
- To be negotiated per hour for 40+ hours per week
- Starting Date: July 30, 2018
- Seasonal Full-time
- Job Listing Expires: August 31, 2018
- 2 Vacancies
Under the direction of the Foreman, perform a variety of tasks to assist in the maintenance, renovation and installation of residential and commercial properties.
Duties and Responsibilities-
Ensure that the appearance of clients’ properties meet or exceed expectations.
Perform various landscape maintenance tasks including but limited to: mowing and trimming lawns; weeding and cultivating gardens; pruning perennials, shrubs and trees; raking leaves and debris; keep all areas of clients’ properties neat and tidy.
Perform various landscape installation tasks including but not limited to: installing perennials, shrubs and trees; installing sod, building small retaining walls; moving and grading soil and aggregates.
Safely operate equipment and tools including mowers, trimmers, blowers, pruning shears, pruning saws, and other landscape equipment.
Maintain a courteous and polite manner when dealing with clients and the general public.
Any other duties assigned by management.
Ability to quickly and efficiently learn – Training is provided but background in softscape and/or hardscape is considered an asset.
Good oral and written communication skills.
Understand and carry out verbal instructions, read labels and signs
Skills and Abilities:
Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and be able to maintain organization and a positive attitude.
Work outdoors in all types of weather.
Must be physically fit and able to execute daily maintenance tasks.
Physical demands include lifting, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, kneeling and repetitive motion.