Landscape Worker

Park Landscaping Ltd. based in 20924 100 Ave NW, Edmonton, AB, T5T 5X8 Edmonton, AB T5T 5X8 is inviting applications from suitable candidates for the position of Landscape Worker who are self-motivated and have good interpersonal skills. Park Landscaping Ltd. is a medium-sized landscaping and construction firm that serves Edmonton and the surrounding areas. We were founded in 2006 and specialise in three areas: residential, commercial, and home builders.

Park Landscaping Ltd. is equipped with an award-winning design team, Certification of Recognition, a full-service topsoil operation, and a landscaping supplies store, and is ready to take on any project of any shape or size. Park Landscaping Ltd. is a BBB accredited business, as well as a member of the Edmonton Construction Association and the Canadian Home Builders Association.

Park Landscaping Ltd. won the Edmonton Home and Garden Show in 2011 and, more recently, the Landscape Alberta Nursery Trades Association’s 2015 Residential Landscape Construction Award for Excellence and 2016 Residential Landscape Construction Award of Merit. Our vision is to be the first choice for businesses and individuals, as well as the preferred employer for skilled, dedicated professionals.

We strive to be (respected and trusted) Greater Edmonton’s premier one-stop source for all landscaping needs: garden centre/landscape supply centre and nursery (trees, shrubs, flowers). Park Landscaping understands that in order for people to choose us, we must create the best possible environment for both our employees and our clients. The candidate who got selected will be required to start work as soon as possible. The vacancies refer to Seasonal employment or Full time job. The shift timings include Day, Early Morning and Morning. The position of Landscape Worker has been approved by the LMIA

Employer Name: Park Landscaping Ltd.
Position: Landscape Worker
No. of vacancies: 20
Salary: $20.00 hourly for 30 to 40 hours per week
Employment type: Seasonal employment, Full time
Location: 20924 100 Ave NW, Edmonton, AB, T5T 5X8 Edmonton, AB T5T 5X8

Job Description

  • The candidate will be required to take out weeds and dead plants.
  • The candidate will be required to trim overgrown limbs, hedges, and leaves.
  • The candidate will be required to plant new decorative bushes, flowers, plants, and shrubs
  • The candidate will have to lay sod or seed.
  • The candidate would be in charge of carting and spreading topsoil and other materials
  • The candidate will be responsible for repairing and maintaining equipment.
  • The candidate will be expected to clean up litter and garbage.
  • The candidate will be expected to help with landscape construction.
  • The candidate would be in charge of watering and caring for plants, lawns, and/or gardens.
  • The candidate will be expected to rake and collect trash.
  • The candidate will be expected to complete landscape tasks efficiently and on time, with a focus on quality and production.
  • The candidate will be required to build walkways and patios, walls, fences, decks, and posts, among other things.
  • The candidate will be required to dig ditches or trenches as well as perform land clearing tasks.
  • The candidate will be responsible for loading and unloading materials, tools, and equipment needed to complete landscape construction projects.
  • The candidate will be required to apply pesticides to remove harmful insects such as mosquitos, wasps, and ticks.
  • The candidate will be required to conduct general maintenance duties such as cleaning walkways, fixing fountains, and other duties.
  • The candidate will be required to apply fertilizer to help enhance growth.
  • The candidate will be responsible for maintaining the landscaping design and ensuring plant growth.
  • The candidate will be responsible for monitoring and maintaining plant health.
  • The candidate will be required to perform routine cleaning duties
  • The candidate will be required to maintain safe, secure, and healthy work environment by following standards and procedures
  • The candidate will be responsible for overseeing maintenance repairs to equipment, landscape structures, outdoor furniture, and walkways.
  • The candidate will be responsible for keeping the landscape thriving, healthy, and effectively designed
  • The candidate will be expected to work closely with garden designers and landscape architects to ensure that the garden meets the client’s expectations.
  • To perform work activities, the candidate must be able to read and interpret blueprints, structural drawings, and specifications.
  • The candidate will be responsible for transforming and designing the terrain to meet the client’s requests
  • The candidate will be required to write basic progress reports on a daily basis.
  • The candidate will be expected to operate and maintain landscaping equipment.

Job Requirements

  • The candidate should be fluent in English language
  • There are no standard education requirements such as a bachelor’s degree, a certificate, or a diploma.
  • The ideal candidate should have a minimum 7 months to 1 year of working experience in similar industry.
  • The candidate should be organized and flexible in nature.
  • The candidate must be able to do their job independently.
  • The candidate should give importance to values and ethics.
  • The candidate should be punctual.
  • The candidate should be accountable.
  • The candidate should be reliable.
  • The candidate should have excellent customer service skills.
  • The candidate should have the ability to work quickly without compromising quality.
  • The candidate should be a good team player with enough interpersonal and judge-mental skills.
  • The candidate should have excellent time management skills and the ability to prioritize work.
  • The candidate should have strong organizational skills with the ability to multi-task.
  • The candidate should be client focused.
  • The candidate should be able to work in a safe and efficient manner with little supervision.
  • The candidate should be able to follow oral and written instruction
  • The candidate must be able to safely operate power equipment for grounds keeping.
  • The candidate must possess physical stamina
  • The candidate should be able to assist clients in improving the appearance of their gardens or lawns.
  • The candidate must have excellent communication skills in order to interact effectively with clients.
  • The candidate must work in a safe and responsible manner, with eager participation and initiative.
  • The candidate will be required to wear appropriate personal protective equipment at all times.
  • The candidate must be highly alert and possess problem-solving abilities.

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • The candidate must be able to operate Weed trimmer or edger, Sod cutter, Small engine equipment, Pick-up truck, Chain saw, Front end loader and Tractor mower.

Security and Safety

  • The candidate should have clean driving record with no at-fault accidents or traffic citations

Work Site Environment

  • The candidates will be required to work in confined spaces.
  • The candidate should be willing to work in an outdoor environment for long hours, including tolerance for pests and thorns.
  • The candidate will be required to work in wet or damp, dusty, hot and cold weather conditions.
  • The candidate will be required to work in an environment with a high concentration of odours.
  • The work site environment is noisy, and the candidate must be able to work with complete concentration even in such conditions.

Transportation/Travel Information

  • The candidate should have valid driver’s licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • The candidate should be able to work in fast-paced busy environment.
  • The candidate should be willing to work under pressure.
  • The candidate should be required to perform repetitive tasks on frequent basis.
  • The candidate should have excellent hand eye coordination
  • The candidate should be willing to work for long hours in sitting, standing and walking positions.
  • The candidate should have an eye for details.
  • The candidate should be prepared for doing physically challenging tasks as part of daily work.
  • The candidate should be required to handling heavy loads as part of routine work.
  • The candidate must perform manual dexterity tasks
  • The candidate must finished the work with in the given time line.
  • The candidate should ready to work overtime if needed.
  • The candidate should have ability to distinguish between colours
  • The candidate should be willing to work for long hours in bending, crouching and kneeling positions

Work Location Information

  • The candidate will be required to work in various locations

Benefits

  • Under Health Benefits, the selected candidates would get Health care plan and Disability benefits

How to Apply

If you are interested in applying, apply through the given options.

By email

[email protected]

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