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Job Details

Landscaping Supervisor

Employer

Greentree Ourdoor Living

Date Posted

October 12, 2021

Languages

English or French
  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $20.00 to $28.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 to 44 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 30  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Oct 26, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

Greentree Ourdoor Living

Languages

English or French

Education

  • Other trades certificate or diploma
  • or equivalent experience

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Tractor
  • Sod cutter
  • Small engine equipment
  • Pick-up truck
  • Backhoe
  • Forklift
  • Front end loader
  • Tractor mower

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Additional Skills

Water and tend to plants, lawns and/or gardens

Area of Specialization

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

Work Setting

Landscape contractor

Specific Skills

  • Supervise nursery and greenhouse workers
  • Resolve work related problems
  • Requisition or order materials, equipment and supplies
  • Repair and maintain equipment
  • Remove litter and garbage
  • Plant bulbs, flowers, shrubs and trees
  • Plan and direct grounds maintenance
  • Organize and direct construction of fences, decks and walls
  • Organize and direct planting of trees, gardens and lawns
  • Lay sod or seed
  • Establish work schedules and procedures
  • Cut grass
  • Cart and spread topsoil and other materials
  • Assist with landscape constructions
  • Plan, manage and supervise landscape construction work
  • Rake and collect refuse
  • Operate and maintain landscape maintenance equipment

Security and Safety

  • Bondable
  • Criminal record check
  • Basic security clearance

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Hard hat
  • Safety glasses/goggles
  • Gloves
  • Cellular phone

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • Noisy
  • Dusty
  • Hot

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Own vehicle
  • Vehicle supplied by employer
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Tight deadlines

Work Location Information

Various locations

Personal Suitability

  • Team player
  • Dependability
  • Reliability
  • Organized

Workplace information

On the road job


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

Oct 26, 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 Supervisor 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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