Grounds maintenance-Horticulture technician apprentice

Job Number: 001

Permanent   |  Port Carling, Ontario   |  Posted on Mar 13, 2017 ← Back

Major duties/responsibilities:

1)  Participates in projects in the field of horticulture.  Discuss the orientation and technical demands of projects and existing landscapes.

2) Performs duties related to the maintenance and installation of trees, shrubs, annuals, perennials and turf grass.

3) Perform dutires related greenhouse operations

4) Perform duties related to irrigation system repairs and maintneance.

5) Perform duties related to the maintenance of a compost production program.

6) Operate equipment such as sprayers, rototillers, tractors, skidsteers, pruning tools and hand tools.

7) Perform in a team environment

The list of duties outlined above is representative and not a complete detailed list of tasks which may be performed by an employee whose position has been matched to this job description.

Education and experience:

Currently enrolled in or has graduated from a college or university horticulture program or 1-3 years experience in grounds and garden maintenance.


Hourly wage commensurate on experience and to be discussed during the interview

full time seasonal 40+ hours/week with duties extending into December and beginning in March

Paid for professional development (We encourage increasing education in the field of your position)

Golf priveledges

Housing availability

Job summary


Green Scene Landscaping

Job Type



Port Carling, Ontario

Start Date

Jun 30, 2017

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