Landscaper

Crystal Edge Landscaping Inc based in Calgary, AB is inviting applications from suitable candidates for the position of Landscaper who are self-motivated and have good interpersonal skills. The candidate who got selected will be required to start work as soon as possible. The vacancies refer to Seasonal employment or Part time leading to full time job. The shift timings include Day, Weekend, Overtime, Flexible Hours and Morning.

Employer Name: Crystal Edge Landscaping Inc
Position: Landscaper
No. of vacancies: 6
Salary: $18.00 to $29.00 hourly (to be negotiated) 160 to 180 hours per month
Employment type: Seasonal employment, Part time leading to full time
Location: Calgary, AB

Job Description

  • The candidate must estimate costs.
  • The candidate must write specifications.
  • The candidate must read and interpret blueprints.
  • The candidate must water and care for plants, lawns, and/or gardens.
  • The candidate will be expected to apply fertilizers, fungicides, herbicides, pesticides, and other lawn care products.
  • The candidate will be expected to perform a variety of treatments such as pruning, spraying, repairing damaged areas, and injecting treatment solutions.
  • The candidate must assess the health of lawns.
  • The candidate must plan and coordinate the growth and use of plants for landscaping, ornamental purposes, and other uses.
  • The candidate must plan and build landscaped environments that may include trees, shrubberies, lawns, fences, decks, patios, and other landscape structures.
  • The candidate must plant and maintain private and public lawns and gardens.
  • The candidate will be expected to plant and relocate trees.

Job Requirements

  • The candidate should be fluent in English language.
  • The candidate must have a certificate of secondary (high) school graduation or equivalent experience.
  • The ideal candidate will have at least 1 to 2 years of experience in a related industry.
  • Fluency in Mandarin, Vietnamese, Spanish, Korean, German, and Tagalog is an asset.
  • The candidate should be client focused.
  • The candidate should have effective interpersonal skills.
  • The candidate should be organised and flexible in nature.
  • The candidate should be reliable.
  • The candidate should be a good team player.

Work site environment

  • The work site environment is noisy, and the candidate must be able to work with complete concentration even in such conditions.
  • The candidate will be required to work long hours in an outdoor environment.

Work setting

  • The candidate will be required to work in the employer’s or client’s home.
  • The candidate will be required to work in an urban area.
  • The candidate will be required to work in various locations.
  • The candidate must work for a lawn care company.
  • The candidate must work as a landscape contractor.

Experience and specialization

Landscaping experience

  • The candidate must have prior experience with residential projects.

Construction specialization

  • The candidate must be skilled in the construction of automated irrigation systems, fieldstone paths, interlocking brick, retaining walls, rock gardens, and stone garden walls.

Area of specialization

  • The candidate must be knowledgeable about landscape design, landscape construction, horticultural consulting, and plant knowledge and identification.

Additional information

Security and safety

  • The candidate should be subjected to a thorough criminal background check as well as a driving record check (abstract).

Transportation/travel information

  • The candidate must have their own vehicle.
  • The candidate must have a valid driver’s licence.

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • The candidate should have an eye for details.
  • The candidate should be required to perform repetitive tasks on frequent basis.
  • The candidate should be required to handle heavy loads as part of routine work.
  • The candidate should be prepared to perform physically demanding tasks as part of their daily work.
  • The candidate must perform manual dexterity tasks.
  • The candidate must be able to distinguish between colours.
  • The candidate must be willing to work long hours in sitting, standing, and walking positions.
  • The candidate must be willing to work in a standing position for extended periods of time.
  • The candidate must be willing to work long hours in bending, crouching, and kneeling positions.

Own tools/equipment

  • The candidate must have their own steel-toed safety boots, safety glasses/goggles, gloves, and ear plugs.

Benefits

  • Financial, Long term and Other benefits will be provided to the selected candidate.
  • Under Financial benefits, the selected candidate will receive benefits in accordance with the collective agreement, as well as Bonuses and Gratuities.
  • Under Long Term Benefits, the selected candidate will receive additional benefits.
  • In addition to the Financial, and Long-term benefits mentioned above, the selected candidate will receive Free parking and Team building opportunities.

How to Apply

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

By email

[email protected]

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