Skip to the main content
This website uses cookies to give you a better online experience. By using this website or closing this message, you are agreeing to our cookie policy. More information
Alberta Supports Contact Centre

Toll Free 1-877-644-9992

Alert

The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted legislation and services. Information on this website may not reflect the current situation in Alberta. Please visit alberta.ca for up-to-date information about these impacts.

Job Details

Landscaping Foreman/Woman

Employer

Boardwalk

Date Posted

May 06, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $25.00 to $28.13 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date May 20, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Boardwalk

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Equipment and Machinery Experience

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

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Additional Skills

  • Maintain work records and logs
  • Hire, supervise and schedule staff

Area of Specialization

  • Lawn care
  • Landscape construction
  • Grounds maintenance

Specific Skills

  • Resolve work related problems
  • Requisition or order materials, equipment and supplies
  • Repair and maintain equipment
  • Plan and direct grounds maintenance
  • Organize and direct planting of trees, gardens and lawns
  • Establish work schedules and procedures
  • Plan, manage and supervise landscape construction work

Security and Safety

  • Criminal record check
  • Basic security clearance

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • Hot

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own vehicle
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Tight deadlines

Ability to Supervise

5-10 people

Personal Suitability

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

Health benefits

  • Health care plan
  • Dental plan
  • Vision care benefits
  • Paramedical services coverage

Financial benefits

Mileage paid

Long term benefits

  • Group insurance benefits
  • Registered retirement savings plan (RRSP)

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • Learning/training paid by employer
  • Paid time off (volunteering or personal days)
  • Travel insurance

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.

Advertised Until

May 20, 2022

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 Landscaping Foreman/Woman 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 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.

Learn About Interests

Learn More

Was this page useful?
Top