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Landscaping Supervisor

Employer

Greentree Ourdoor Living

Date Posted

November 16, 2022

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 7  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Dec 23, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Greentree Ourdoor Living

Languages

English or French

Education

  • Other trades certificate or diploma
  • or equivalent experience

Work site environment

  • Outdoors
  • Hot
  • Noisy
  • Dusty

Work setting

  • Landscape contractor
  • Various locations

Tasks

  • 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
  • Establish work schedules and procedures
  • Repair and maintain equipment
  • Requisition or order materials, equipment and supplies
  • Resolve work related problems
  • Supervise nursery and greenhouse workers
  • Remove litter and garbage
  • Plant bulbs, flowers, shrubs and trees
  • Lay sod or seed
  • Cut grass
  • Cart and spread topsoil and other materials
  • Assist with landscape constructions
  • Water and tend to plants, lawns and/or gardens
  • Rake and collect refuse
  • Operate and maintain landscape maintenance equipment

Equipment and machinery experience

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

Area of specialization

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

Security and safety

  • Bondable
  • Basic security clearance
  • Criminal record check

Transportation/travel information

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

Work conditions and physical capabilities

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

Own tools/equipment

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

Personal suitability

  • Team player
  • Dependability
  • Reliability
  • Organized

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Workplace information

On the road job


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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Landscaping Supervisor 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.

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