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Job Details

Landscape Maintenance Contractor

Employer

Worx Ltd

Date Posted

November 18, 2021

Languages

English
  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $45,000.00 to $55,000.00 annually (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 to 60 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Dec 02, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

Worx Ltd

Languages

English

Education

  • College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years
  • Landscaping and Groundskeeping

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

Provincial licence/certification to apply chemical fertilizers, fungicides, herbicides and pesticides

Equipment and Machinery Experience

Pick-up truck

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Additional Skills

  • Tender and administer contracts
  • Maintain work records and logs
  • Hire, supervise and schedule staff

Area of Specialization

  • Lawn care
  • Grounds maintenance

Specific Skills

  • Resolve work related problems
  • Repair and maintain equipment
  • Plan and direct grounds maintenance
  • Organize and direct construction of fences, decks and walls
  • Organize and direct planting of trees, gardens and lawns
  • Establish work schedules and procedures
  • Plan, manage and supervise landscape construction work

Security and Safety

  • Driver's validity licence check
  • Basic security clearance

Own Tools/Equipment

Steel-toed safety boots

Work Site Environment

Outdoors

Transportation/Travel Information

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

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Tight deadlines

Ability to Supervise

  • More than 20 people
  • Contractors
  • 16-20 people

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Client focus

Benefits

Group Insurance Benefits


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:

amy@yardworx.ca

Advertised Until

Dec 02, 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 & Abilities
The Landscape Maintenance Contractor is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Landscaping and Grounds Maintenance Contractors and Managers
DIRECTIVE

Interest in supervising and hiring staff; and in controlling the operations of maintenance services

OBJECTIVE

Interest in organizing and directing the planting and maintenance of trees, gardens, lawns, shrubs and hedges, and the construction and installation of fences, decks, patios, walkways and retaining walls

METHODICAL

Interest in co-ordinating information to plan and estimate the materials and labour requirements for contracts

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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