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Landscaping Supervisor Posted on Dec 05, 2017 by Wilco Contractors Southwest Inc.

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $26.40 hourly
  • Work Hours 44 to 44 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 5 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Jan 04, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

Wilco Contractors Southwest Inc.

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate or equivalent experience

Equipment and Machinery Experience

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

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Additional Skills

  • Plan and estimate labour and materials
  • Maintain work records and logs
  • Hire, supervise and schedule staff

Area of Specialization

  • Lawn care
  • Landscape construction
  • Grounds maintenance

Type of Heavy Equipment Operated

  • Backhoe excavator, loader
  • Bobcats

Specific Skills

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

Security and Safety

Drug test

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • Hot

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Vehicle supplied by employer
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Tight deadlines

Ability to Supervise

  • Working groups
  • Contractors
  • Staff in various areas of responsibility
  • 3-4 people
  • 5-10 people

Personal Suitability

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

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.

By e-mail:

resume@wilco.ca

Advertised Until

Jan 04, 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.

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