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Landscaper (NOC: 2225)

Job Number: 20191

Contract   |  Various, Alberta   |  Posted on Oct 31, 2018 ← Back

Job Title: Landscaper (NOC: 2225)

Employer: Saunders Construction Ltd.

TERMS

Vacancies: 7

Anticipated Start Date: Spring 2019

Salary: $28.85 to $29.50 Hourly

Hours: 44.00 Hours per week

Terms of Employment: Seasonal, Full Time, Overtime, Weekend, Day

Location: Work in various locations in Alberta except for the Fort McMurray area (travel expenses paid by employer when working out of town).

SKILLS

Education: Not required

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.): Not required

Experience: 2 years of relevant experience

Languages: English

Work Setting: Construction company, Landscape contractor

Work Site Environment: Outdoors

Personal Suitability: Team player, Reliability

Area of Specialization: Landscape construction

Type of Landscaping Experience: Residential projects, Commercial/industrial construction, Institutional construction, Park and recreation sites

Duties:

  • Plan the layout of the different landscape structures
  • Prepare the site for planting
  • Amend poor soil conditions, if needed
  • Install fences, decks and planters as needed
  • Install rock gardens, stone garden walls, retaining walls, fieldstone paths and patios, ornamental ponds, fountains and waterfalls, interlocking brick as needed
  • Determine grade of the ground to prevent the pooling of water or leakages. Ensure proper water flow to prevent any flooding of buildings or other sensitive structures.
  • Plant trees and shrubberies, as needed
  • Install lawns as needed
  • Install automated irrigation systems, as needed
  • Mentor new employees to support Supervisors/Foremen with training
  • Work without supervision

Own Tools/Equipment: Steel-toed safety boots, Hard hat, Safety vest

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities: Attention to detail, Repetitive tasks, Handling heavy loads, Physically demanding, Manual dexterity, Ability to distinguish between colours, Standing for extended periods, Bending, crouching, kneeling

Other: Salary based on experience. Actual start date is weather dependent.

Courses in landscaping and experience as a landscaping labourer are assets.

HOW TO APPLY

By Mail:

Site 6, Box 15, R.R.7
Calgary, Alberta
T2P 2G7

By Fax: (403) 936-6132

By E-mail: scllandscaper@gmail.com


Job summary

Company

Vermax Group

Job Type

Contract

Location

Various, Alberta

Start Date

Apr 01, 2019


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