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Job Details

Landscape Labourer

Posted on Apr 29, 2021 by Takla Maintenance

  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $17.00 to $20.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 15 to 50 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Part Time Leading to Full Time
  • Vacancies 5  Vacancies
  • Closing Date May 13, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

Takla Maintenance

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Weed trimmer/edger
  • Sod cutter

Experience

Experience an asset

Work Setting

  • Private residence
  • Park and recreation sites
  • Landscape contractor
  • Landscape maintenance

Specific Skills

  • Weed, prune and trim trees and plants
  • Remove litter and garbage
  • Plant bulbs, flowers, shrubs and trees
  • Lay sod or seed
  • Cut grass
  • Cart and spread topsoil and other materials
  • Assist with landscape constructions
  • Water and tend to plants, lawns and/or gardens
  • Write daily basic progress reports
  • Rake and collect refuse

Security and Safety

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

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Safety equipment/gear
  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Safety glasses/goggles
  • Safety vest
  • Gloves
  • Ear plugs
  • Cellular phone

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • Wet/damp
  • Dusty
  • Hot

Transportation/Travel Information

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

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Tight deadlines

Work Location Information

  • Remote location
  • Various locations

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Dependability
  • Reliability

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.

Advertised Until

May 13, 2021

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 Landscape Labourer 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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