Posted on Apr 07, 2021 by The Landscape Artist Inc.
Location Foothills, AB
Earnings $17.50 to $24.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
Work Hours 35 to 55 hours per week
Position Seasonal Full Time
Vacancies 8  Vacancies
Closing Date May 07, 2021
The Landscape Artist Inc.
- Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
- or equivalent experience
Equipment and Machinery Experience
- Weed trimmer/edger
- Sprayer or duster
- Sod cutter
- Small engine equipment
- Pick-up truck
- Chain saw
- Private residence
- Landscape contractor
- Weed, prune and trim trees and plants
- Repair and maintain equipment
- Plant bulbs, flowers, shrubs and trees
- Lay sod or seed
- Cart and spread topsoil and other materials
- Assist with landscape constructions
- Apply fertilizers
- Water and tend to plants, lawns and/or gardens
- Rake and collect refuse
- Operate and maintain landscape maintenance equipment
- Steel-toed safety boots
- Safety glasses/goggles
- Safety vest
- Ear plugs
- Cellular phone
Work Site Environment
- Own transportation
- Own vehicle
- Valid driver's licence
- Public transportation is not available
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
- Fast-paced environment
- Repetitive tasks
- Handling heavy loads
- Physically demanding
- Manual dexterity
- Attention to detail
- Hand-eye co-ordination
- Ability to distinguish between colours
- Combination of sitting, standing, walking
- Bending, crouching, kneeling
- Tight deadlines
Work Location Information
- Rural area
- On-site customer service
- Urban area
- Various locations
Astro-turf/game field materials
- Effective interpersonal skills
- Team player
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.
403-863-4726 Business Hours: 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
May 07, 2021
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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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