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Landscaper and Part-time Gardener

Job Number: 049

Contract   |  Toronto, Ontario   |  Posted on Feb 16, 2018 ← Back

Liberty Village is the heart of creative commerce in Canada. The Liberty Village BIA helps to foster innovation and growth by supporting a unique culture that is driven by passion and balanced by a profound respect for our historical roots.

Job Title: Landscaper/Groundskeeper and Part-time Gardner

Reports To: Executive Director of LVBIA, and the APR (Animated Public Realm) Committee Chair, Administrative Coordinator

Job Type: One Full-time Gardner at 35 hours per week Monday to Friday; and One Part-time Gardner three days per week for 6 hours per day.

Duration of Employment: 

Seasonal May 1 - August 31, 2018; Seasonal part-time Sept 1 to October 31, 2018


  • Spring Clean-Up
  • Garden planting and maintenance
  • Maintenance duties throughout the season:
  • Fall Clean-Up

Including but not limited to:

  • Maintain and care for company equipment, tools
  • Maintain a clean and safe job site, daily garbage clean-up
  • Coordinate with the LVBIA office on a daily basis to receive work orders and delivery of material & the secure storage of the material

Required Skills:

  • Positive attitude and proven ability to maintain good working relationships.
  • Adhere to Health & Safety Rules
  • Self-motivated with a good work ethic
  • Desire to produce a high standard of productivity and workmanship
  • Be reliable, dependable, accountable and able to show up for work every day on time
  • Ability to identify weeds from perennials and different plants/shrubs/trees
  • Assist in loading, unloading materials and tools

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities:

  • Fast-paced environment and repetitive tasks
  • Physically demanding- walking, bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Manual dexterity
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Access to own transportation

Work Site Conditions:

  • Outdoors
  • Safety Equipment required which includes steel-toed safety boots, safety glasses/goggles, and gloves


  • Previous experience gardening and/or landscaping
  • A horticultural aptitude and interest - enrollment in a Horticultural program will be considered extremely valuable
  • WHMIS Training (or be willing to be trained)

Required Education:

  • completed courses in landscaping or horticulture courses

Please submit your resume and cover letter detailing your experience, qualifications and interest to admin@libertyvillagebia.com by Friday, April 6, 2018.  



Job summary


Liberty Village Business Improvement Area

Job Type



Toronto, Ontario

Start Date

May 01, 2018

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