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Job Details

Supervisor, Landscaping

Employer

Worx Ltd

Date Posted

August 03, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $49,000.00 to $60,000.00 annually (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 to 60 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Aug 17, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Worx Ltd

Languages

English

Education

  • College/CEGEP
  • or equivalent experience

Work Site Environment

Outdoors

Tasks

  • Hire, supervise and schedule staff
  • Plan and direct grounds maintenance
  • Organize and direct planting of trees, gardens and lawns
  • Plan and estimate labour and materials
  • Organize and direct construction of fences, decks and walls
  • Plan, manage and supervise landscape construction work
  • Maintain work records and logs
  • Establish work schedules and procedures
  • Repair and maintain equipment
  • Resolve work related problems

Supervision

  • 16-20 people
  • Contractors

Certificates, Licences, Memberships, and Courses 

  • Canadian Nursery Landscape Association (CNLA) certification
  • Provincial licence/certification to apply chemical fertilizers, fungicides, herbicides and pesticides

Equipment and Machinery Experience

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

Area of Specialization

  • Lawn care
  • Tree service
  • Grounds maintenance
  • Landscape construction

Security and Safety

  • Basic security clearance
  • Driver's validity licence check

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Valid driver's licence
  • Own transportation
  • Own vehicle
  • Drive manual transmission vehicle

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Tight deadlines
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Standing for extended periods

Own Tools/Equipment

Steel-toed safety boots

Personal Suitability

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

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Screening questions

  • Are you available for shift or on-call work?
  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • What is the highest level of study you have completed?

Health benefits

Health care plan


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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Supervisor, Landscaping 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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