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Job Details

Landscape Labourer

Employer

Spruce It Up Garden Centre Inc

Date Posted

September 12, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $18.00 to $22.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 4  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Oct 12, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Spruce It Up Garden Centre Inc

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Work site environment

Outdoors

Work setting

  • Urban area
  • Rural area
  • Various locations

Tasks

  • Assist with landscape constructions
  • Remove litter and garbage
  • Lay sod or seed
  • Repair and maintain equipment
  • Operate and maintain landscape maintenance equipment

Security and safety

  • Criminal record check
  • Driver's validity licence check

Transportation/travel information

  • Own transportation
  • Own vehicle

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Own tools/equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Cellular phone

Personal suitability

  • Dependability
  • Flexibility
  • Reliability
  • Team player

Experience

Experience an asset

Screening questions

  • Are you currently a student?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • Learning/training paid by employer
  • Paid time off (volunteering or personal days)
  • Team building opportunities

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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Landscape Labourer is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

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 for this NOC group 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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