We are a busy and growing award winning artificial turf and landscape construction company operating in Toronto and surrounding GTA. We are seeking creative, enthusiastic and skilled individuals who are looking for new challenges and opportunities.
Start date: March/April 2018
HOURS: Monday to Friday – 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. (hours may fluctuate daily)
Saturday – 6:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (as required)
Sunday - OFF
Wages $18.00 to $24.00/hour (negotiable based on relevant experience)
Job is full time seasonal – April- December
Beneifts available after a 3 month probationary period
Responsibilities and Duties
Lift, push, pull, carry and hold materials, tools and supplies in excess of 100 lbs.
Follow directions of supervisor/foreman as to daily tasks and expectations for each specific project or job site.
Have the willingness to work in a team environment and assist co-workers, foreman and supervisor with other duties as required.
Assist turf installation crew with various duties such as; shoveling, raking and running wheelbarrows.
May be called upon to run power tools such as drills, saws and various small engine tools.
Dig, spread and level construction material, including but not limited to fencing, decks and other hardscaping.
Ability to layout, cut and install artificial turf per drawings and work orders.
Use tools such as a utility knife, hammer, shovel, wheelbarrow, measuring tape, hand tamper, etc.
Qualifications and Skills
2 years experience in hardscape/landscape construction required. Training will be provided on installation of artificial turf and related products.
Self-motivated, friendly and excellent customer service skills
Excellent organizational skills with attention to detail and timelines.
Detailed knowledge and experience with natural stone, retaining walls, interlocking, outdoor lighting, carpentry and construction
Strong horticultural skills with a good knowledge of plant material.
Knowledge of various construction equipment and safety guidelines.
Clean valid G driver's license is essential
Insurance Letter of Experience is an asset
Knowledge or interest in golf an asset.
Preference given to those with Landscape Industry Certification.
Required Education: High school or equivalent