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Job Details

Groundsman/Woman

Employer

Spruce It Up Garden Centre Inc

Date Posted

November 14, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $18.00 to $24.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 to 50 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 4  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Dec 14, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Spruce It Up Garden Centre Inc

Languages

English

Education

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • or equivalent experience

Work site environment

Outdoors

Work setting

  • Urban area
  • Rural area
  • Various locations

Tasks

  • Rake and collect refuse
  • Apply fertilizers
  • Repair and maintain equipment
  • Operate and maintain landscape maintenance equipment

Equipment and machinery experience

Chain saw

Security and safety

  • Criminal record check
  • Driver's validity licence check
  • Driving record check (abstract)

Transportation/travel information

  • Own transportation
  • Own vehicle
  • Valid driver's licence

Own tools/equipment

Steel-toed safety boots

Personal suitability

  • Dependability
  • Flexibility
  • Reliability
  • Team player

Screening questions

Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?

Experience

1 to less than 7 months

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • Learning/training paid by employer
  • Paid time off (volunteering or personal days)
  • Team building opportunities

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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Groundsman/Woman is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Landscaping and Grounds Maintenance Labourers
METHODICAL

Interest in spraying and dusting as directed to control insects and diseases and in performing other manual duties to clean and maintain landscaped environments

OBJECTIVE

Interest in operating power mowers, tractors, snowblowers, chainsaws, electric clippers, sod cutters, pruning saws and other equipment

innovative

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

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 

It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective, and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes for this NOC group is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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