Labourer, Grounds Maintenance
EmployerLodgepole Horticultural Services INC
Date PostedJanuary 11, 2023
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 Feb 10, 2023
Lodgepole Horticultural Services INC
No degree, certificate or diploma
Work site environment
- At heights
- Weed, prune and trim trees and plants
- Rake and collect refuse
- Plant bulbs, flowers, shrubs and trees
- Repair and maintain equipment
- Operate and maintain landscape maintenance equipment
- Examine trees and shrubs to diagnose problems and disease
- Plant and move trees
Equipment and machinery experience
Small engine equipment
Area of specialization
Plant knowledge and identification
Security and safety
Driving record check (abstract)
- 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
- Bending, crouching, kneeling
- Standing for extended periods
- Steel-toed safety boots
- Safety glasses/goggles
- Efficient interpersonal skills
- Team player
- Excellent oral communication
- 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?
Experience an asset
Health care plan
Learning/training paid by employer
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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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