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Job Details

Labourer, Grounds Maintenance

Posted on Sep 12, 2020 by Lodgepole Horticultural Services INC

  • Location Okotoks, AB
  • Earnings $17.00 to $20.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 30 to 44 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Sep 26, 2020
Job Requirements

Employer

Lodgepole Horticultural Services INC

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Experience

Experience an asset

Area of Specialization

Plant knowledge and identification

Security and Safety

Driving record check (abstract)

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Safety glasses/goggles
  • Gloves

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • At heights
  • Noisy

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own vehicle
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Work Location Information

Various locations

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Reliability
  • Organized

Landscape and Horticulture Technicians and Specialists Specific Skills

  • Examine trees and shrubs to diagnose problems and disease
  • Plant and move trees

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

By e-mail:

lodgepole@telus.net

Advertised Until

Sep 26, 2020

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Labourer, Grounds Maintenance is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
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 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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