Job Number: 2
Posted on Mar 13, 2018
As a landscape gardener, you will work as part of our crew to deliver our core services to our clients (spring clean-ups, detail gardening (weeding, pruning, shrub and perennial care), topdressing, organic lawn care, planting installations and renovations, topdressing, fall bed-downs, seasonal enhancements.)
Term: full-time for the 2018 season, April to end of November-early December
Hours: typically 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., Mon.-Fri.
Location: We are located in the Queen St. West area and travel to our clients throughout Toronto
Wage: $16-19 based on experience and skill set
- Legally entitled to work in Canada
- Valid Class "G" driver's license (abstract required)
- Ability to perform strenuous manual work in various weather conditions
- Team player with a positive "can-do" attitude
- Desire to learn, be creative and willing to contribute ideas
- Strong work ethic (punctual, responsible, reliable)
- Verbal communication skills and digital/written literacy (reports)
Extra Consideration will be given to candidates with:
- Strong ornamental gardening experience/education
- Design experience/education
- Seasonal enhancements experience
- First Aid, Health and Safety Certificates
- Desire to pursue a career in horticulture/landscaping
Perks & Benefits
We value and reward knowledge, skill, creativity, professionalism and hard work. We encourage personal development aligned with company goals, i.e. professional certification, sustainable gardening and specialties, leadership skills, fitness, etc. Benefits range from:
- health and safety training
- technical training and education
- performance-based bonuses
- supplemental health and dental plan (based on years of service)
Last word goes to our past employees:
- "There are always opportunities to learn and grow as the company evolves."
- "Always a positive, supportive environment."
- "... one of the best work experiences I have ever had. I always felt appreciated, worked hard and laughed a lot, everyday - at work!"
Email resumes to:
All resumes are appreciated but only those applicants selected for a pre-interview will be contacted. References will be checked.
Flourish Garden Services
Apr 03, 2018