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Job Details

Landscaping Foreman/Woman

Posted on Feb 21, 2021 by Scenic Acres Irrigation

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $21.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Temporary Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Mar 23, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

Scenic Acres Irrigation

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Small engine equipment
  • Pick-up truck
  • Chain saw

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Additional Skills

Read blueprints and drawings

Area of Specialization

  • Tree service
  • Nursery or greenhouse
  • Lawn care
  • Landscape construction
  • Grounds maintenance

Specific Skills

  • Resolve work related problems
  • Plan and direct grounds maintenance

Security and Safety

  • Driver's validity licence check
  • Criminal record check

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Gloves

Work Site Environment

Outdoors

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Driver's abstract
  • Own vehicle
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Ability to Supervise

1 to 2 people

Personal Suitability

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

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:

scacres@telus.net

Advertised Until

Mar 23, 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 Landscaping Foreman/Woman is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
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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