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Job Details

Lawn Care Supervisor

Employer

GOLDSTAR BDB LTD.

Date Posted

September 13, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $20.00 to $25.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 to 60 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Oct 13, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

GOLDSTAR BDB LTD.

Languages

English

Education

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • or equivalent experience

Work site environment

  • Outdoors
  • Hot
  • Noisy
  • Dusty

Work setting

  • Relocation costs not covered by employer
  • Willing to relocate
  • Private residence
  • On-site customer service
  • Work in employer's/client's home

Tasks

  • Repair and maintain equipment
  • Weed, prune and trim trees and plants
  • Remove litter and garbage
  • Cut grass
  • 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

Type of related experience

Landscape maintenance

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Pick-up truck
  • Small engine equipment
  • Sod cutter
  • Weed trimmer/edger
  • Sprayer or duster

Area of work experience

Management

Area of specialization

Lawn care

Transportation/travel information

  • Valid driver's licence
  • Own transportation
  • Own vehicle
  • Vehicle supplied by employer
  • Willing to travel regularly

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Walking

Own tools/equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Gloves
  • Tools
  • Safety equipment/gear
  • Safety glasses/goggles
  • Ear plugs
  • Mask
  • Cellular phone

Personal suitability

  • Client focus
  • Team player
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Dependability
  • Reliability
  • Organized

Experience

7 months to less than 1 year

Workplace information

On the road job

Screening questions

  • Are you available for shift or on-call work?
  • Are you currently a student?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • What is the highest level of study you have completed?

Financial benefits

Commission

Other benefits

Parking available


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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Lawn Care 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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