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Gardening Helper, Landscape Posted on Mar 07, 2018 by Edenscapes

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $15.00 to $16.50 hourly
  • Work Hours 37.5 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 3 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Apr 06, 2018
Job Requirements






No degree, certificate or diploma

Equipment and Machinery Experience

Weed trimmer/edger


No experience

Work Setting

Landscape maintenance

Specific Skills

  • Weed, prune and trim trees and plants
  • Repair and maintain equipment
  • Plant bulbs, flowers, shrubs and trees
  • Cart and spread topsoil and other materials
  • Water and tend to plants, lawns and/or gardens
  • Rake and collect refuse
  • Operate and maintain landscape maintenance equipment

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Safety glasses/goggles
  • Gloves
  • Ear plugs
  • Cellular phone

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • Wet/damp
  • Odours
  • Dusty
  • Hot

Transportation/Travel Information

Own transportation

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Work Location Information

  • On-site customer service
  • Various locations

Personal Suitability

  • Team player
  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Reliability
  • Organized

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 06, 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 Gardening Helper, Landscape is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Landscaping and Grounds Maintenance Labourers

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


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


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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