General Labourer - Landscaping
EmployerGP Lawn Doctor Ltd.
Date PostedJuly 20, 2022
Location Grande Prairie, AB
Earnings $18.00 to $20.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
Work Hours 40 to 50 hours per week
Position Seasonal Full Time
Vacancies 2  Vacancies
Closing Date Aug 19, 2022
GP Lawn Doctor Ltd.
Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
Work Site Environment
- Urban area
- Various locations
- Landscape maintenance
- Assist with landscape constructions
- Weed, prune and trim trees and plants
- Cut grass
- Rake and collect refuse
- Remove litter and garbage
- Cart and spread topsoil and other materials
- Lay sod or seed
- Plant bulbs, flowers, shrubs and trees
- Apply fertilizers
- Write daily basic progress reports
- Water and tend to plants, lawns and/or gardens
- Operate and maintain landscape maintenance equipment
Equipment and Machinery Experience
- Chain saw
- Front end loader
- Pick-up truck
- Small engine equipment
- Sod cutter
- Tractor mower
- Weed trimmer/edger
Security and Safety
Driving record check (abstract)
Valid driver's licence
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
- Tight deadlines
- Repetitive tasks
- Handling heavy loads
- Physically demanding
- Manual dexterity
- Attention to detail
- Hand-eye co-ordination
- Combination of sitting, standing, walking
- Bending, crouching, kneeling
- Steel-toed safety boots
- Safety glasses/goggles
- Effective interpersonal skills
- Team player
1 year to less than 2 years
- Are you currently a student?
- Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
- Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
- Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
- Do you have the necessary equipment for remote work (i.e. internet, home office, etc.)?
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Interest in spraying and dusting as directed to control insects and diseases and in performing other manual duties to clean and maintain landscaped environments
Interest in operating power mowers, tractors, snowblowers, chainsaws, electric clippers, sod cutters, pruning saws and other equipment
Interest in comparing information to spread top soil, lay sod and plant flowers, grass, shrubs and trees; and in performing other duties to assist with the construction of landscapes and related structures
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