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Chemical Applicator - Lawn Care Posted on Feb 12, 2018 by Green Oasis Services (North) Inc.

  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $17.00 to $19.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 44 to 60 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 20 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Mar 14, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

Green Oasis Services (North) Inc.

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Experience

Experience an asset

Area of Specialization

Plant knowledge and identification

Work Setting

  • Park and recreation sites
  • Lawn care company
  • Cemetery or crematorium
  • Sports field
  • Commercial and/or industrial construction

Security and Safety

  • Bondable
  • Driving record check (abstract)
  • Drug test
  • Criminal record check

Own Tools/Equipment

Steel-toed safety boots

Work Site Environment

Outdoors

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Valid driver's licence
  • Public transportation is not available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Walking

Work Location Information

Urban area

Landscaping Experience

  • Restoration and preservation projects
  • Residential projects

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Client focus
  • Reliability
  • Organized

Landscape and Horticulture Technicians and Specialists Specific Skills

  • Apply various treatments such as pruning, spraying, repairing damaged areas and injecting with treatment solutions
  • Apply fertilizers, fungicides, herbicides, pesticides and other lawn care products
  • Assess the health of lawns

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

Mar 14, 2018

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 Chemical Applicator - Lawn Care is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Landscaping and Grounds Maintenance Labourers
METHODICAL

Interest in spraying and dusting as directed to control insects and diseases and in performing other manual duties to clean and maintain landscaped environments

OBJECTIVE

Interest in operating power mowers, tractors, snowblowers, chainsaws, electric clippers, sod cutters, pruning saws and other equipment

innovative

Interest in comparing information to spread top soil, lay sod and plant flowers, grass, shrubs and trees; and in performing other duties to assist with the construction of landscapes and related structures

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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