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Landscaper Posted on Jan 09, 2018 by Talka Maintenance

  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $27.15 hourly
  • Work Hours 35 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 4 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Feb 08, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

Talka Maintenance

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Construction Specialization

  • Stone garden walls
  • Rock gardens
  • Retaining walls
  • Interlocking brick
  • Fieldstone paths
  • Ornamental ponds, fountains and waterfalls
  • Automated irrigation system

Additional Skills

Water and tend to plants, lawns and/or gardens

Area of Specialization

Landscape construction

Work Setting

Landscape contractor

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • Odours

Transportation/Travel Information

Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Personal Suitability

  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Client focus
  • Reliability
  • Organized

Landscape and Horticulture Technicians and Specialists Specific Skills

  • Manage landscaping projects
  • Examine trees and shrubs to diagnose problems and disease
  • Apply various treatments such as pruning, spraying, repairing damaged areas and injecting with treatment solutions
  • Direct crews who maintain the health and appearance of golf courses and their surrounding landscapes
  • Plant and move trees
  • Apply fertilizers, fungicides, herbicides, pesticides and other lawn care products
  • Plan and co-ordinate the growth and use of plants for landscaping, ornamental uses and other purposes
  • Plan and construct landscaped environments which may include trees, shrubberies, lawns, fences, decks, patios and other landscape structures
  • Plant and maintain private and public lawns and gardens

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.

In Person

1419 -Malone Green
Edmonton, Alberta T6R0G7

Advertised Until

Feb 08, 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.

NOC & Interest Codes
The Landscaper is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Arborists and Tree Service Technicians
NOC code: 2225.1
OBJECTIVE

Interest in operating equipment to apply treatments such as pruning, spraying, repairing damaged areas and injecting treatment solutions

METHODICAL

Interest in analyzing information to determine appropriate treatment methods

directive

Interest in speaking with clients on issues related to the diagnosis and treatment of injured and diseased trees and plants

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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