Horticulture Workers Supervisor
Date PostedNovember 19, 2021
Location Edmonton, AB
Earnings $50,000.00 to $70,000.00 annually (to be negotiated)
Work Hours 40 hours per week
Position Permanent Full Time
Vacancies 1  Vacancy
Closing Date Dec 19, 2021
Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
Equipment and Machinery Experience
- Small engine equipment
- Pick-up truck
- Chain saw
3 years to less than 5 years
- Maintain work records and logs
- Hire, supervise and schedule staff
Area of Specialization
- Tree service
- Nursery or greenhouse
- Grounds maintenance
- Garden centre
- Interior landscaping
- Supervise nursery and greenhouse workers
- Plan and direct grounds maintenance
- Organize and direct planting of trees, gardens and lawns
- Establish work schedules and procedures
Security and Safety
- Criminal record check
- Basic security clearance
Steel-toed safety boots
Work Site Environment
Valid driver's licence
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
- Fast-paced environment
- Handling heavy loads
- Physically demanding
- Manual dexterity
- Attention to detail
- Ability to distinguish between colours
- Large workload
- Tight deadlines
Ability to Supervise
- Staff in various areas of responsibility
- 16-20 people
- Team player
- Excellent oral communication
- Client focus
How to Apply
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Interest in supervising and hiring staff; and in controlling the operations of maintenance services
Interest in organizing and directing the planting and maintenance of trees, gardens, lawns, shrubs and hedges, and the construction and installation of fences, decks, patios, walkways and retaining walls
Interest in co-ordinating information to plan and estimate the materials and labour requirements for contracts
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