Posted on Feb 08, 2021 by Lodgepole Horticultural Services INC
Location Okotoks, AB
Earnings $17.00 to $22.50 hourly (to be negotiated)
Work Hours 30 to 44 hours per week
Position Permanent Full Time
Vacancies 1  Vacancy
Closing Date Mar 08, 2021
Lodgepole Horticultural Services INC
No degree, certificate or diploma
Experience an asset
Area of Specialization
Plant knowledge and identification
- Weed, prune and trim trees and plants
- Repair and maintain equipment
- Plant bulbs, flowers, shrubs and trees
- Rake and collect refuse
- Operate and maintain landscape maintenance equipment
Security and Safety
Driving record check (abstract)
- Steel-toed safety boots
- Safety glasses/goggles
Work Site Environment
- At heights
- Own vehicle
- Valid driver's licence
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
- Fast-paced environment
- Work under pressure
- Repetitive tasks
- Handling heavy loads
- Physically demanding
- Manual dexterity
- Attention to detail
- Combination of sitting, standing, walking
- Standing for extended periods
- Bending, crouching, kneeling
Work Location Information
- Effective interpersonal skills
- Team player
- Excellent oral communication
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.
Mar 08, 2021
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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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