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Landscape Maintenance Lead Hand

Job Number: 001

Contract   |  Edmonton, Alberta   |  Posted on Apr 27, 2018 ← Back

Landscape Maintenance Lead Hand

Cutting Edge Landscaping is a well-respected landscaping construction and maintenance company looking for dedicated leaders to join our team. The ability to work hard, problem solve, and contribute to the team are essential qualities we are always looking for. Cutting Edge Landscaping is a growing company and is actively looking for exceptional team members to help us become the industry leaders for landscaping in Alberta.

Job Type: Full-time 44 hours/week (Plus overtime) Monday - Saturday

Wage: $22 - $25 / hour (1.5X Overtime)

Required Experience: Landscape Maintenance Lead Hand; 1 year+ Similar Experience. Ability to lift 50lbs, bend, rotate and stand for long periods of time.

License or Certification: Class 5 Driver’s Licence Required, CSTS-9, First Aid Certification

Required Equipment: Steel Toed Boots, Hard Hat

Responsibilities:

  • Maintain commercial, residential, and neighbourhood landscape areas to our Cutting Edge standards.
  • Organize, motivate and manage a crew of landscaping maintenance personnel on a daily basis
  • Provide direction and feedback to employees, communicate with managers, and clients.
  • Operate a truck and trailer, and a variety of small equipment:
    • Mowers
    • Trimmers
    • Edger’s
    • Sheers
    • Sprayers
    • Back Pack Blowers
    • Aerators
    • Sprayers
    • Water pumps
    • Sweepers
    • Various power & hand tools
  • Perform various tasks such as:
    • Turf care including mowing, trimming, edging, fertilizing, weeding, and watering
    • Basic pruning of shrubs and trees
    • Remove litter and debris from site
    • Plant and water shrubs, bulbs, and annuals
    • Install mulch, edger, and assist landscape construction division
    • Identify common plant material, diseases, and insect damage
  • Equipment maintenance checks on trucks, trailers, mowers, and small engines.
  • Daily paperwork including timesheets, daily logs, safety documents, and spray records.
  • Applicable certificates/training:
    • Integrated Pest Management – (Asset)
    • Weed Applicator Certificate – (Asset)
    • Basic Pruning Knowledge
    • Small Engine Mechanics & Maintenance Knowledge
  • Have an attention to detail and ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Perform equipment maintenance and daily checks, ensure all equipment is in proper working order
  • Uphold our safety culture and safe work practices. Complete required paperwork for our safety program and participates in weekly meetings.
  • Work is labour intensive and will be outdoors in all weather conditions.


Job summary

Company

Cutting Edge Landscaping

Job Type

Contract

Location

Edmonton, Alberta

Start Date

Apr 30, 2018


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