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Foreman/Woman, Landscaping Posted on Mar 01, 2018 by Delta Valley Landscaping & Lawn Services Ltd

  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $26.40 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 30 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Apr 29, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

Delta Valley Landscaping & Lawn Services Ltd

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Additional Skills

  • Tender and administer contracts
  • Plan and estimate labour and materials
  • Hire, supervise and schedule staff

Specific Skills

  • Supervise nursery and greenhouse workers
  • Resolve work related problems
  • Requisition or order materials, equipment and supplies
  • Organize and direct planting of trees, gardens and lawns
  • Establish work schedules and procedures
  • Plan, manage and supervise landscape construction work

Security and Safety

Criminal record check

Own Tools/Equipment

Steel-toed safety boots

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Attention to detail

Ability to Supervise

Working groups


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

Apr 29, 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 Foreman/Woman, Landscaping 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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Supervisors, Landscape and Horticulture
DIRECTIVE

Interest in supervising workers who maintain lawns, gardens, athletic fields, golf courses, cemeteries, parks, interior plantscapes and other landscaped areas, who spread topsoil and lay sod, who spray, prune, cut and remove trees and shrubs, who construct landscape and landscape structures and plant, cultivate and harvest trees, shrubs, flowers and plants

SOCIAL

Interest in co-ordinating information to resolve work-related problems, to establish work schedules and to co-ordinate activities with other units

METHODICAL

Interest in operating equipment for landscaping and grounds maintenance; and in requisitioning supplies and materials and in submitting progress and other reports

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.

Learn More

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