Landscape Maintenance Contractor
Date PostedAugust 03, 2022
Location Calgary, AB
Earnings $45,000.00 to $75,000.00 annually (to be negotiated)
Work Hours 40 to 60 hours per week
Position Permanent Full Time
Vacancies 1  Vacancy
Closing Date Aug 23, 2022
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years
Work Site Environment
- Hire, supervise and schedule staff
- Plan and direct grounds maintenance
- Organize and direct planting of trees, gardens and lawns
- Organize and direct construction of fences, decks and walls
- Plan, manage and supervise landscape construction work
- Maintain work records and logs
- Tender and administer contracts
- Establish work schedules and procedures
- Repair and maintain equipment
- Resolve work related problems
1 to 2 people
Certificates, Licences, Memberships, and Courses
Provincial licence/certification to apply chemical fertilizers, fungicides, herbicides and pesticides
Equipment and Machinery Experience
Area of Specialization
- Lawn care
- Grounds maintenance
Security and Safety
- Basic security clearance
- Driver's validity licence check
- Valid driver's licence
- Own transportation
- Own vehicle
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
- Fast-paced environment
- Work under pressure
- Tight deadlines
- Handling heavy loads
- Physically demanding
- Attention to detail
- Standing for extended periods
- Bending, crouching, kneeling
Steel-toed safety boots
- Client focus
- Excellent oral communication
- Team player
3 years to less than 5 years
- Are you available for shift or on-call work?
- Do you have the necessary equipment for remote work (i.e. internet, home office, etc.)?
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Interest in supervising and hiring staff; and in controlling the operations of maintenance services
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
Interest in co-ordinating information to plan and estimate the materials and labour requirements for contracts
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