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Company

Dutra Landscape & Pools


Job Description

 Summary

Reporting into the Crew Foreman, Crew Members are responsible for completing construction landscape installation jobs in an efficient manner, promoting job worksite safety, providing excellent customer service, and exhibits pride and quality workmanship.

 

This is an mid level position, and though expertise is not required, we value enthusiasm, past experience, and recognize and promote career growth as a result.

 

Job Requirements

  • Execute all steps to efficiently and professionally complete residential, hardscape projects
  • Install interlock and natural stone including: prepping, grading, installing and finishing
  • Operate both machinery, and variety of hand tools including quick cut saws tampers, jack hammers, drills etc
  • Carrying stones, lumber, pushing wheelbarrows
  • Digging and raking
  • Reporting on time, daily to the Crew Foreman
  • Assist with maintaining/cleaning of work trucks and tools/equipment
  • Properly care for tools/equipment on job site to avoid loss or misuse
  • Ensure that all PPE is worn in compliance with company and legislative regulations
  • Valid G license is required

 

Professional Characteristics

The ideal candidate will possess:

  • Experience in landscape/hardscape construction, or the desire to grow within this industry
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Comfortable working with email, and shared calendars (Google Suite)
  • Able to work well in a team environment
  • Professional demeanor when interacting with customers and co-workers

 

Environment, Travel & Work Requirements

  • The environment for this role is outdoor, and based at various job sites around Hamilton region
  • Must be willing to commute as needed
  • In good physical shape, able to complete the job requirements
  • Consistently able to arrive at jobsite during ‘regular’ (early) construction hours

 

What we offer

  • Highly competitive hourly rates
  • The ability to grow, develop and manage your landscape career 

 

Disclaimer: This job description may not be inclusive of all assigned duties, responsibilities, or aspects of the job described, and may be amended at any time at the sole discretion of the Dutra Landscape & Pools.

 


Date Posted

2022-04-12


Address

110 Weir St N
Hamilton, ON
l8h5e8. Canada

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Company

Modern Earthscapes Land Design


Job Description

We are an established Landscape Design / Build & Grounds Maintenance company located in Carrying Place, ON. We design, build & maintain beautiful and functional landscapes for our clients individual needs, tastes and lifestyles. With this goal in mind, we strive to promote, nurture and encourage a fun, safe, professional and rewarding company culture for all team members!

We are currently seeking out creative, self-motivated & purpose driven individuals with a great eye for detail to fill the following position:

Horticultural Technician (Lead Hand) – Grounds Maintenance Team

Job Description:

  • Perform Spring and Fall lawn & garden clean-ups to both residential & commercial properties
  • Perform plant & garden care and maintenance duties including: weeding, pruning, soil amending, installation of mulches and seasonal fertilizers, soil cultivating (when required) and monitoring of plant material health on client properties
  • Perform turf aerating, topdressing and overseeding, application of lawn fertilizers and monitoring of turf health on client properties
  • Removal of brush and debris from client properties by truck and trailer
  • Perform lawn mowing and line trimming to client properties & MELD business yard
  • Responsible for the daily inspection, loading and care of maintenance tools and equipment as well as safe operation of company truck and trailers
  • Responsible for keeping track of inventory and required maintenance equipment parts
  • Responsible for the daily maintenance and care of tools and equipment in use, including mixing of fuel and refueling of equipment as required
  • Responsible for the completion of daily work description logs and accurate record keeping
  • Responsible to comply, encourage and enforce all of the company’s Health & Safety policies and procedures.

Required Work Experience

  • Post-secondary diploma, GED or equivalent
  • Apprenticeship or other formal training in the landscape/horticultural field an asset
  • 2+ years’ experience in landscape / garden maintenance duties, greenhouse operations, arboriculture or landscape construction duties preferred
  • Proficient knowledge of common trees, shrubs and perennials found in Ontario, as well as their habit and care.
  • Proficient knowledge of pruning & shaping of trees and shrubs

Required Skills:

  • Ability to follow instruction and work independently
  • Excellent hand / eye co-ordination and an eye for detail
  • Previous experience in operating small, gas powered equipment such as cut-off saws, ride-on or “zero turn” mowers, push mowers, line trimmers and rototillers an asset
  • Excellent work ethic
  • Physically fit / energetic
  • Able to lift and transport weight of up to 50lbs on a daily / weekly bases
  • Enthusiastic and willing to learn new skills
  • Excellent customer service skills, and a good communicator
  • Work under stringent time constraints
  • Able to work in, and cope with ever changing weather and climatic conditions
  • Work independently or in a team environment

Work Conditions:

  • Working outdoors in all-weather environments including heat, humidity, dust, mud, noise from power equipment, wind and cold.
  • Working near or around heavy equipment from time to time
  • Flexible work times and schedules, occasionally work on Saturdays (when and if required)

Rate of Pay & Benefits:

  • Wage range is $18.00 - $21.00 / hr, based on qualifications and experience.
  • Performance bonuses and incentives
  • Company uniforms supplied.
  • Merchant & clothing discounts
  • Offer Apprenticeship Training as an approved Horticultural Technician Apprenticeship Program Sponsor.

Career Opportunities:

We offer competitive wages and a chance for advancement within the company as well as personal growth within the industry through the Red Seal Apprenticeship Programs, industry training seminars and Certification Programs offered by the Canadian Nursery Landscape Association (CNLA) and Landscape Ontario Horticultural Trades Association (LO) and the Interlocking Concrete Pavement Institute. (ICPI)

 

We want thank all applicants for showing interest in the position. Only applicants selected for a follow-up interview will be contacted.


Date Posted

2022-02-03


Address

92, Taft Road
Carrying Place, ON
K0K1L0. Canada

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Company

Jennifer Hayman Design Group


Job Description

Jennifer Hayman Design Group, is a well-established and award-winning, Landscape Design firm with offices in Toronto and Barrie. We are experiencing unprecedented growth, specializing in custom residential landscapes and gardens across Toronto, the GTA and cottage country.

For almost two decades, our team of internationally trained designers have specialized in creating timeless yet multi-functional and luxurious living spaces to fit the lifestyle needs of the modern family. We offer peace of mind for our clients by helping them navigate, curate and execute the transformation of their new outdoor living room. We work with an extensive and multi-disciplinary group of professionals and trades for a worry-free implementation from planning and permits, to Design Execution and Build.

We are looking for a talented 3D artist to support the Landscape Design team by creating integral CGI renderings for clients to understand design concepts and visualize the design proposal. 

Qualifications:

  • Personal Portfolio required
  • Minimum 2 years design experience and/or graduate of Landscape Design/Architecture program
  • Solid working knowledge of the principals and practices of Landscape Design an asset
  • Strong Horticulture, hardscape and grading knowledge an asset
  • Must be able to develop and draft construction details independently, or willingness to learn
  • Solid working knowledge of SketchUp and other 3D modelling software 
  • A valid Ontario drivers license and a clean drivers abstract an asset
  • Bachelor’s degree and/or a Landscape Industry Certification an asset
  • Possess a strong work ethic and highly motivated
  • Understands, follows, and communicates written and oral instructions well

The ideal candidate for this position must be self-motivated, highly organized and eager to grow in a fast-paced landscape design company.  This is a contract position to start, with option for full-time employment (40hrs/week) with benefits and office for the right candidate. Competitive Wages based on experience.   Start Date: March 21, 2022


Date Posted

2022-03-03


Address

18 Alexander Avenue
Barrie, ON
L4M2B4. Canada

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Company

Hauraney Enterprises Limited o/a The Garden Girls


Job Description

COMPANY

 

The Garden Girls Garden Care

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

 

Looking for… Moms, Dads, Retirees, Avid Gardeners, New to the Industry

 

Energetic people who would rather work outdoors than sit behind a desk. Who like to get their hands in the dirt and team up alongside other like-minded gardeners  to accomplish a satisfying days’ work that when you look back gives you a wonderful sense of accomplishment. 

 

Working at The Garden Girls we… 

  • Show up. We bring our whole selves – our best selves – to work each day.
  • Work Smart. We’re professional and organized – it’s easy to do a great job when working towards a common goal.
  • Take Care. We care about the well-being of our team members – we create a healthy, safe and inclusive work environment.

 

The Details…

 

We are looking for garden care technicians to add to our teams for 2022.

  • Must have own reliable transportation to each customer location in Burlington, Oakville, Mississauga and Etobicoke
  • Must have your own basic tools
  • 5 hour days 9:30-2:30pm (Spring & Fall) or 8:30 – 1:30pm( summer)
  • Monday to Friday, you choose your available days on a week to week basis! 
  • No weekend hours required 
  • Weekly pay schedule

The season runs from mid-April to the first week of December. Our wages are competitive, with flexibility for seasoned candidates. ($18 base rate up to $32 leader)

 

Who are we looking for… 

  • Individuals that have the drive to get things done, a passion to work with your hands and excel in working together with others and learn something new every day!
  • An up-to-date vaccination schedule is required.
  • Physical fitness, strength, and agility is an asset.

 

If this sounds like you, please visit https://www.thegardengirls.ca/side-hustle/ to apply. 

 

We value diversity and inclusion and encourage all qualified people to apply. While the Covid-19 pandemic is ongoing, all initial interviews will be completed remotely. This may be via video and/or phone.

We will review applications as they are received and look forward to hearing from you. 


Date Posted

2022-02-01


Address

3289 Lenworth Drive, Unit F
Mississauga, ON
L4X2H1. Canada

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Company

Hauraney Enterprises Limited o/a The Garden Girls


Job Description

ARE YOU Caring-Consistent-Reliable-Responsible?

 

Looking For:   Lawn Care Technician

Weekly Hours of  20+

 

TurfNDirt is a caring & growing family business that has been maintaining Oakville, Mississauga, Burlington and Etobicoke Lawns since 2011 and has been providing the lawn maintenance services for The Garden Girls Garden Care since their inception.  

 

Do you have experience in lawn care maintenance or a willingness to learn the position with the opportunity to grow with our growing company? 

Are you able to communicate with customers with a friendly and positive attitude?  

Are you able to foster a co-operative and comfortable team environment and nurture a positive and flexible work environment?

Do you have the drive to make a difference in our customers day? 

 

Our primary goal is to deliver weekly consistent, responsible lawn service to a variety of customers in different stages of their lives using standard lawn maintenance equipment. Regular Maintenance Duties include tending our customer’s grass areas with line trimming, backpack blowing and lawn mowing. Assistance as needed in other areas within the company including sod repairs, top dressing & seeding, mulching, soil delivery and application. 

 

Working at TurfNDirt we foster…

  • Show up. We bring our best selves to work each day, and we trust each other to do the same. We back each other up and trust that each other are doing the absolute best we can. 
  • Work SmartWe’re professional and organized – it’s easy to do a great job when the basics of schedule, route, and administration run like clockwork. 
  • Take Care. We care about the well-being of our team members – we create a healthy and safe work environment. Together we ensure everyone goes home safe and sound

 

This position pays $18-$20 per hour depending on experience and knowledge.

Able to work outdoors for extended periods in varying weather conditions.

Able to wear personal protective equipment deemed necessary to perform this job safely (may include; gloves, mask and / or face shield, non-slip shoes, steel toe shoes etc

An up-to-date vaccination schedule is required. 

Weekends and Holidays are valuable time for you to enjoy personally! 

 
If this sounds like you, please email Brayden@turfndirt.ca to apply. 

 

We value diversity and inclusion and encourage all qualified people to apply. While the Covid-19 pandemic is ongoing, all initial interviews will be completed remotely. This may be via video and/or phone.  We will review applications as they are received and look forward to hearing from you. 


Date Posted

2022-02-01


Address

3289 Lenworth Drive, Unit F
Mississauga, ON
L4X2H1. Canada

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Company

Hauraney Enterprises Limited o/a The Garden Girls


Job Description

ARE YOU Caring-Consistent-Reliable-Responsible?

Looking For:  Lead Lawn Care Technician

Weekly Hours of  20+

 

TurfNDirt is a caring & growing family business that has been maintaining Oakville, Mississauga, Burlington and Etobicoke Lawns since 2011 and has been providing the lawn maintenance services for The Garden Girls Garden Care since their inception.  

 

Do you have experience in lawn care maintenance or a willingness to learn the position with the opportunity to grow with our growing company? 

Are you able to communicate with customers with a friendly and positive attitude?  

Are you able to foster a co-operative and comfortable team environment and nurture a positive and flexible work environment?

Do you have the drive to make a difference in our customers day? 



Our primary goal is to deliver weekly consistent, responsible lawn service to a variety of customers in different stages of their lives using standard lawn maintenance equipment. Regular Maintenance Duties include tending our customer’s grass areas with line trimming, backpack blowing and lawn mowing. Assistance as needed in other areas within the company including sod repairs, top dressing & seeding, mulching, soil delivery and application. 

 

Working at TurfNDirt…

  • Show up. We bring our best selves to work each day, and we trust each other to do the same. We back each other up and trust that each other are doing the absolute best we can. 
  • Work SmartWe’re professional and organized – it’s easy to do a great job when the basics of schedule, route, and administration run like clockwork. 
  • Take Care. We care about the well-being of our team members – we create a healthy and safe work environment. Together we ensure everyone goes home safe and sound

 

This position pays $25 - 30 per hour depending on experience and knowledge.

Valid Ontario Driver’s License (class G / G2) with a clean abstract.

Experience pulling a trailer.

Able to work outdoors for extended periods in varying weather conditions.

Able to wear personal protective equipment deemed necessary to perform this job safely (may include; gloves, mask and / or face shield, non-slip shoes, steel toe shoes etc

An up-to-date vaccination schedule is required. 

Weekends and Holidays are valuable time for you to enjoy personally! 

 
If this sounds like you, please email Brayden@turfndirt.ca to apply. 

 

We value diversity and inclusion and encourage all qualified people to apply. While the Covid-19 pandemic is ongoing, all initial interviews will be completed remotely. This may be via video and/or phone. We will provide candidates selected for interviews with all the required instructions.  We will review applications as they are received and look forward to hearing from you. 


Date Posted

2022-01-31


Address

3289 Lenworth Drive, Unit F
Mississauga, ON
L4X2H1. Canada

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Company

Christine's Touch Gardening Ltd.


Job Description

Looking for… 

People who would rather work outdoors more often than sit behind a desk. Those who like to get their hands in the dirt and who love how their bodies feel after moving their muscles all day in the beautiful sunshine (or rain!). Working alongside others to accomplish projects is energizing to you and stepping back from a landscape that you just had a hand in beautifying gives you a sense of accomplishment. 

Come have a look at our socials and consider joining us for our 2022 season if this sounds like you.

Working at Christine’s Touch… 

Ask our team what it’s like to work here. They'll tell you that we: 

  • Show up. We bring our whole selves – our best selves – to work each day, and we trust each other to do the same. We back each other up and trust that each other are doing the absolute best we can. The trust that we have built with you and that you have built with your team will lead to the autonomy to run your route, make decisions, and solve problems. You’ll use your intelligence and your creativity knowing that others will back you up.
  • Work Smart. We’re professional and organized – it’s easy to do a great job when the basics of schedule, route, and administration run like clockwork. You’ll spend time on the tasks that matter. 
  • Take Care. We care about the well-being of our team members – we create a healthy and safe work environment. We keep vehicles and tools in great condition and do daily safety checks. Together we ensure everyone goes home safe and sound. 

The Details… 

We are looking to round out our team for 2022. Full time is ideal though, there is space for flexibility with CTG and can always be discussed. 

The season runs from the last week in March to the first week of December. Many of our staff take January and February to travel and rest. 

Our wages are competitive, with flexibility for seasoned candidates. On top of a fair wage ($18 base rate up to $30 leader), we offer: 

  • Employees receive monthly contributions to a Health Savings Account after 3 months of employment. Eligible medical expenses including paramedical (chiropractor, RMT, etc.), dental, and prescription drug costs can be reimbursed from this account. 
  • Supplementary Unemployment benefit plan. 
  • Weekly pay schedule. 
  • No weekend hours required. 
  • Investments into your personal and professional growth through mentorship, apprenticeship sponsorships, and continuing education and training. 
  • Paid travel time between the yard and job sites. 
  • Discounts at Mark’s Work Warehouse and other industry-associated retailers and a subsidized uniform. 
  • Working every day in some of the nicest residential gardens Toronto has to offer. 

Who are we looking for… 

The most essential qualifications are an eagerness to be helpful, a sense of humility, and the desire to learn from others. An up-to-date vaccination schedule is required. In addition, these qualifications will help you stand out: 

  • Experience working long hours in a physically demanding role. Physical fitness, strength, and agility is an asset. 

 If this sounds like you, please visit www.christinestouch.com/employment/ to apply. 

We value diversity and inclusion and encourage all qualified people to apply. If we can make this easier through accommodation in the recruitment process, please let us know in your application. 

While the Covid-19 pandemic is ongoing, all initial interviews will be completed remotely. This may be via video and/or phone. We will provide candidates selected for interviews with all the required instructions.  

We will review applications as they are received and look forward to hearing from you. 


Date Posted

2021-09-22


Address

29 Commercial Rd
Toronto, ON
M4G1Z3. Canada

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Company

Burlington Garden Supplies


Job Description

 Millgrove Garden Supplies is looking for a licensed AZ truck driver to perform the duties of a Seasonal Full-Time Dump Truck Driver.

As a topsoil and landscape supply company, primary duties and responsibilities will include, but not limited to:

  • Delivering material to our customers, which may include homeowners, landscapers and contractors.
  • Picking up material from quarries and jobsites.
  • Ensuring the general cleanliness and tidiness of your truck
  • Performing daily circle checks on your vehicle

Qualified candidates will possess:

  • A clean driver’s abstract and CVOR
  • An eager and willing attitude
  • A minimum 3 years of driving experience
  • Experience driving with a pup an asset
  • Experience floating equipment also an asset
  • Saturday work will be required, and some Holidays.

Hours of work will be Monday-Friday 7am-5pm, and occasional Saturdays’ 7am till 3pm.

Rate of pay will be determined based on level of experience.

Please apply by submitting a resume and cover letter to info@millgrovegardensupplies.com or fax to: 905.689.9760

 


Date Posted

2022-04-05


Address

2273 Dundas St, Behind Terra Greenhouse
Burlington, ON
L7P0S8. Canada

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Company

Foliage Outside Matters


Job Description

Our mission to make our clients outside matter!

We are a Gardening & Horticultural company that likes to elevate residential properties through detailed, meticulous maintenance, and soft-scaping.

  • The season starts end of March/early April through to the Beginning of December.
  • Monday to Friday schedule (no weekend work scheduled)
  • Our work takes us to residential properties in the neighborhoods of the Beaches, Rosedale, North York, and downtown Toronto.
  • We have great equipment: from our fleet of well-kept vehicles to some of the latest battery powered equipment.
  • The shop is TTC accessible near Yonge and Sheppard at Senlac and Sheppard in North York. We are a few minutes away from Yonge and #401
  • Previous experience in gardening and lawn maintenance with an attention to detail
  • Skills with ground maintenance equipment and accepted practices
  • Knowledge of Plant and shrub identification/ care
  • Formal, informal education or training in Gardening/Horticulture.
  • Valid G class “Ontario” license, clean drivers abstract and experience driving in the city

 

You are

  • Physically fit and active,
  • Experienced in working long, physically demanding hours
  • Ready to work in all weather Sunshine or Rain

 

Wage and Benefits

  • Competitive wages offered based on experience and demonstrated skills ($19 base rate up to $26 for lead hand).
  • Weekly pay.
  • Paid travel between shop and job sites, Vehicle allowance if meeting on site.
  • Health spending account after 3 months (RMT, Dental, Prescription drugs, Physio).
  • Paid sick/personal day program after 3 months with top ups after 6 months.
  • Paid uniforms and PPE, you’ll get the works!
  • Discounts at Marks Work Warehouse and other suppliers.
  • For returning employees: We encourage personal & professional growth by investing in off season development with Industry standard Courses & apprenticeship sponsorship.
  • Supplementary Unemployment Benefit Plan through the Winter.

If your interested in more info email us info@foliagegardenin.ca or check us out at www.foliagegardening.ca 


Date Posted

2022-02-10


Address

336 Burnett ave
North York, ON
m2n 1w4. Canada

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Company

Ace Lawn Care


Job Description

Are you Bored | Need to be outside | Like a Work Out Have Fun and Get Paid!

Landscaping is for You!

Learn life long skills of caring for and building landscapes. Property Maintenance, Hardscape and Softscape Installation, Irrigation and Lighting, and more. Never bored, always new things to learn or perfect your desired role in this ever changing trade.

We offer competitive pay starting at $17.50-24.00 depending on qualifications and experience, with room to grow. You need a valid G license in good standing and reliable transportation is a must in this Covid climate. Looking for a positive attitude and a willingness to help perform landscape tasks.

Red Seal Program available to be accredited in this field also courses in machine operations, leadership, horticulture, (see Landscape Ontario).

Skills we're looking for:

  • Machine Operators
  • Hardscape Installers
  • Lawn Maintenance Technicians
  • Garden Maintenance Technicians
  • Experienced Crew Leads

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent, Seasonal, Students

Salary: $17.50-$24.00 per hour


Date Posted

2022-04-28


Address

75 Lodge St
Waterloo, ON
N2J 2V5. Canada

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Company

Nature's Choice Landscape Construction


Job Description

Nature's Choice Landscape Construction is a well-established landscape construction firm with a group of dedicated professionals who take pride in providing our landscape award winning construction projects.

We have a great opportunity for an Administrative Coordinator to join our team.

The position of ADMINISTRATIVE COORDINATOR will be responsible for the day-to-day administrative operations of the company to ensure productive, effective, and efficient procedures. 

This position will be responsible for supporting other staff within the organization in a variety of ways such as communicating, scheduling, data entry, clerical, and administrative services, work related errands and more.

Primary responsibilities include:

  • First point of contact for any new sales leads, respond to new leads to gather scope of work, follow up with client regarding design budget and coordinate design estimates and proposals.
  • Performing administrative duties needed for project preparation such as ordering and picking up prints as needed, preparing Project and Safety boxes and clipboards, preparing project binders/ files with the appropriate documents and details, and requesting locates or relocates if needed for each project.
  • Liaison to insurance broker to add or remove any new policies or any insurance related task, file policies accordingly, responsible for any MTO related task and CVOR applications
  • Maintaining equipment spreadsheet for fleet and equipment, updating any changes with fleet or equipment, new purchases made or sold.
  • Maintaining maintenance and repair spreadsheet, update as needed with new purchases and any repairs or costs affiliated to fleet or equipment.
  • Maintain shop inventory by checking shop inventory lists weekly and recording shop inventory for each project
  • Updating paperwork, maintaining documents, and recording and retrieving information as needed such as the reconciliation of invoices, purchase orders and receipts
  • Maintaining, recording, and entering information into databases such as labour tracking reports Assisting in coordinating employee training sessions when needed
  • Assist with uniform updates, inventory, and distribution
  • Handling incoming calls and other communications, monitor incoming emails and answer or forward as required.
  • Maintain inventory of office supplies and order as needed.
  • Collection of mail from the office and shop locations, process, sort, and distribute incoming mail.

 

Candidates must

  • Exhibits polite and professional communication skills.
  • Excellent organizational and time-management skills
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office
  • Ability to multitask and adapt to changing environment.
  • High school diploma or associated degree.
  • Experience as an office assistant or in related field.
  • Ability to work well under limited supervision.
  • Have a valid driver license.

Interested candidates, please email resume to patty@natures-choice.ca

We offer a flexible schedule, competitive wages, a positive work environment, opportunity for growth and appropriate training. 

 

 


Date Posted

2022-03-03


Address

2302 Major Mackenzie Drive
Maple, ON
L6A 0C4. Canada

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Company

Mowtown Inc


Job Description

We are looking for several new Landscaping Crew Members IMMEDIATELY so don't waste any more time and APPLY NOW!!

If you want to work for a top-quality company with an established reputation, then Mowtown Inc. is the place for you.

Mowtown Inc. is a well-established landscape maintenance and construction company located in Oakville. Serving the Oakville, Mississauga and surrounding areas for the past 16 years by providing professional and quality service.

Qualified candidates will have the following:

  • Must have minimum 1-year relevant experience.
  • Valid G Class Driver's License an asset.
  • Must be able to operate all power machinery (mowers, blowers, trimmers, and all related equipment).
  • Able to follow direction and complete tasks in a timely fashion
  • Able to work with minimal supervision

You can learn more about Mowtown by visiting our website at mowtown.ca

  • Competitive wages will be based on experience.
  • Hours are typically Monday to Friday 7am - 5pm
  • Please send your resume via email.

We look forward to hearing from you!

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $18.00-$20.00 per hour


Date Posted

2022-04-18


Address

1321 Heritage Way
Oakville, ON
L6M 3E1. Canada

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Company

Stayde Grounds Care


Job Description

Our thriving commercial tree care, law and property maintenance company in Waterloo region is looking for a hard working Arborist to join our team for full time, year round employment.

We work Monday to Friday, starting each day at our Shop in Waterloo.

We are looking for some who can:

  • Be motivated and self starting with the ability to follow direction and take initiative to get the job done
  • Maintain, prune, plant and remove municipal trees in accordance with the Occupational Health and Safety Act, our policies and procedures and industry Arboriculture best practices
  • Identify various woody plants, knowledgeable of the basic principles of plant function, arboricultural science, techniques and plant health care
  • Understand and document work orders while delivering excellent customer service
  • Ooerate chainsaws, chippers and other equipment
  • Properly maintain all tools and equipment
  • Install and inspect structural support systems
  • Safely prune or remove large limbs using advanced rigging techniques
  • Drive a truck with a trailer

 

Our Ideal Candidate has

  • Experience climbing with ropes and harness in the tree care industry
  • Has a valid “G” license required with a clean Driver’s Abstract- high licensing is a bonus however we are willing to train
  • Has or is working towards an ISA Certification or Ontario Licensed Arborist
  • The ability to lift and carry 50 lbs.
  • The bility to work safely as part of a team and possess the willingness to learn and progress

Our Company offers

  • Full time year-round work
  • Health Benefits
  • Training allowance
  • Uniform & boot allowance
  • Monday to Friday work schedule
  • $29 to $32 per hour


Date Posted

2022-04-07


Address

200 King Street North, Suite 300
Waterloo, ON
N2J 2Y7. Canada

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Company

Stayde Grounds Care


Job Description

Our thriving commercial tree care, law and property maintenance company in Waterloo region is looking for a hard working Arborist to join our team for full time, year round employment.

We work Monday to Friday, starting each day at our Shop in Waterloo.

We are looking for some who can:

  • Be motivated and self starting with the ability to follow direction and take initiative to get the job done
  • Maintain, prune, plant and remove municipal trees in accordance with the Occupational Health and Safety Act, our policies and procedures and industry Arboriculture best practices
  • Identify various woody plants, knowledgeable of the basic principles of plant function, arboricultural science, techniques and plant health care
  • Understand and document work orders while delivering excellent customer service
  • Ooerate chainsaws, chippers and other equipment
  • Properly maintain all tools and equipment
  • Install and inspect structural support systems
  • Safely prune or remove large limbs using advanced rigging techniques
  • Drive a truck with a trailer

 

Our Ideal Candidate has

  • Experience climbing with ropes and harness in the tree care industry
  • Has a valid “G” license required with a clean Driver’s Abstract- high licensing is a bonus however we are willing to train
  • Has or is working towards an ISA Certification or Ontario Licensed Arborist
  • The ability to lift and carry 50 lbs.
  • The bility to work safely as part of a team and possess the willingness to learn and progress

Our Company offers

  • Full time year-round work
  • Health Benefits
  • Training allowance
  • Uniform & boot allowance
  • Monday to Friday work schedule
  • $29 to $32 per hour


Date Posted

2022-04-07


Address

200 King Street North, Suite 300
Waterloo, ON
N2J 2Y7. Canada

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Company

City of Markham


Job Description

 

Job Title

Arborist

Employer

City of Markham

Location

Markham, ON, CA

Salary Range

CAD $30.19 to $30.64  Hourly

Worker Category

Regular Full Time

 

The City of Markham, an award-winning municipality with more than 353,000 residents, is Canada’s high-tech capital and most diverse community, enjoying a rich heritage, outstanding community planning and services, and a vibrant local economy.  Committed to being a model of public service excellence, with a workforce that is representative of the population we serve, we are looking for people who share our values and are champions of innovative practices.  Diversity is one of Markham’s strategic priorities, and we strive to develop and maintain an environment that is inclusive and creates a sense of belonging for all.  

Applications are now being accepted for the regular full-time position of Arborist in the Urban Forestry Operations Department, Community & Fire Services Commission. While all applications will be received, current members of CUPE 905 (Outside Workers) will be given first consideration. To apply for this position, please submit your cover letter and resume on-line by September 14, 2021.

Join us and make a lasting difference!

JOB SUMMARY

A position with the City of Markham offers the chance to make a difference by providing the highest quality customer service to our growing community. With us, you will enjoy being part of a multicultural workforce with a dynamic culture and a desire to be the best. 

The City is looking for a detail oriented individual who works well within a team and independently as needed.  Reporting to the Working Supervisor, Urban Forestry, you will be responsible for performing all arboricultural related duties on City boulevards, parks and open spaces.  You will be assisting with on-call Urban Forestry Winter Operations that includes walkway clearance at Community Centres. You may also respond to public inquiries while in the field, maintain related equipment and tools, and assist with the operations maintenance activities including on-call winter snow removal.

KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Implement assigned arboriculture work records including pruning, removal and cabling according to current policies and procedures and generally accepted maintenance practice(s);
  • Operate specialized equipment including aerial bucket trucks, chippers, chain saws, stumper and standard tree climbing equipment where required in a safe and efficient manner;
  • Maintain written records as required, tree maintenance work records, activity cards and safety plans;
  • May be required to provide work direction and training to other staff and carry out duties that meet Health and Safety standards in a safe and responsible manner;
  • Ability to use tablet computer in order to update completed work electronically;
  • Duties include and are not limited to area pruning projects, woodlands tree maintenance, including diagnosing tree maintenance requirements and occasional service requests;
  • Required to participate in a standby schedule on a rotational basis, throughout the winter, includes after hours service; operating snow removal equipment
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

  • A certificate or diploma in Arboriculture or Urban Forestry from a recognized institution. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered
  • Two (2) years of directly related experience including the operation, routine maintenance, and safe use of related equipment
  • An ISA Certified Arborist and/or Tree Worker designation (or willing to obtain conditionally within the first 4 months of employment), 
  • Candidates must be knowledgeable in current accepted industry practices and be physically fit and able to work in varying climate conditions. Demonstrations of the foregoing qualifications may be required through written, oral and practical examinations;
  • Excellent customer service and problem solving skills required, as well as demonstrated good judgment.
  • You must be physically capable of performing all related tasks to arboricultural practices
  • Must possess a class “DZ” Ontario Driver’s licence with a satisfactory driver’s abstract (no demerit points and no more than one moving and one non-moving violation)

Preference will be given to candidates with the following:

  • ISA Certification (tree worker, utility, arborist), and/or
  • Ontario Certified Arborist Certificate of Qualification (within the past 10 years), and
  • Proficient experience with bucket truck operation, and
  • 3-5 years of tree climbing experience
  • 1 year of bucket truck operation
  • Valid First Aid, CPR
  • Book 7 training and understanding
  • Working at Heights Training
  • Proven teamwork ability 

CORE BEHAVIOURS

Service Excellence: Meets or exceeds service standards when interacting with customers in the community and in the organization. 

Change & Innovation: Responds positively and professionally to change and helps others through change. 

Teamwork & Relationship Building: Interacts with others in an inclusive, collaborative and respectful way that creates effective working relationships. 

Communication: Communicates in a clear, professional and respectful way; demonstrates active listening. 

Accountable & Results Oriented: Demonstrates ethical behaviour and accountability, aligns with City values, and abides by relevant policies and legislation. 

Management & Leadership: Demonstrates self-management, professionalism and engagement; leads by example.

Qualified candidates will be required to complete a written and practical test.

The City of Markham is committed to inclusive, accessible and barrier free employment practices and to creating a workplace that reflects and supports the diversity of the community we serve.  Please let us know if you require an accommodation and we will work with you to ensure a barrier free hiring process.  

 

 

 


Date Posted

2021-09-01


Address

101 Town Centre Boulevard
Markham, ON
L3R 9W3. Canada

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Company

Green Bird Horticultural Ltd.


Job Description

Experienced, Climbing Arborist

  • With a full G drivers license in good standing.
  • Applicants should have at least 2 years arborist experience and be ISA certified or prepared to write ISA certification test when eligible.
  • This position requires the candidate to perform all aspects of arboriculture.
  • Green Bird Horticultural is an established, growing arboriculture, horticulture and consulting business that puts its employee's first. In order to give our clients outstanding service, our staff need to be outstanding.
  • Looking for a great place to work and grow your career? Green Bird Horticultural could be just the place for you!
  • The owner has 35 years in the industry and is the primary consulting arborist and estimator.
  • We are looking to add keen, energetic professionals to our team that are committed to advancing their skill set and providing service excellence.

Reference ID: Arborist 2021

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $25.00-$30.00 per hour

COVID-19 considerations:
We have responded to COVID-19 by traveling to job sites individually to comply with physical distancing. Our worksites are outdoors, which significantly reduces the risk of Covid-19 transmission.


Date Posted

2021-08-04


Address

206 Hickman Street
Caledon, ON
L7E 2P4. Canada

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Company

911330 Alberta Ltd. o/a Alberta Arborists


Job Description

Company: 911330 Alberta Ltd. o/a Alberta Arborists

Business information: Alberta Arborists was founded on the belief and desire to see a professional tree service which practices proper and ethical tree care. We have over 24 years of experience in providing quality residential, commercial, and municipal tree and shrub care in Alberta.

Business address: 5480 Meridian Street, Edmonton, AB, T6P 1R3

Work Location: Edmonton and surrounding areas

Type of Employment: Full time - Permanent

Estimated Start Date: As soon as possible

 

Job Description:

·        Apply various treatments such as pruning damaged areas and injecting root fertilizer into the soil for the tree development

  • Undertake full range of tree work including pruning, shaping, felling and removal of trees
  • Pruning and removal of trees in tight residential/commercial locations
  • Tree climbing
  • Tree and plant ID
  • Examine trees and shrubs to diagnose problems and disease
  • Use of appropriate machinery and safety equipment related to tree work
  • Maintain all relevant equipment in good working condition and communicate any safety concerns to the manager
  • Drive to and from work locations

 

Requirements:

- Education: Completion of high school is required

- Experience: A minimum of 3 years of proficient tree climbing experience or experience as an arborist is required.

- Equipment and machinery knowledge required: chainsaws, bucket trucks, wood chippers, pruning saws, hedge trimmers, pole pruners and the like.

-Valid driver’s licence is required.

-Strong tree climbing and rigging abilities are required.

-Experience hauling a chipper trailer is an asset.

- Knowledge of tree biology is required.

- Working Conditions and Physical Capabilities: Attention to detail, Repetitive tasks, Handling heavy loads, Physically demanding, Manual dexterity, Combination of sitting, standing, walking, Standing for extended periods, Bending, crouching, kneeling.

- Work Site Environment: At heights, Noisy, Outdoors.

- Personal Suitability: Organized, Excellent written communication, Excellent oral communication, Client focus, Flexibility, Reliability, Team player, Effective interpersonal skills

- Weight handling: Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)

 

Salary: $28.85 per hour, 37.5 – 40.00 Hours per week.

 

Benefits: Disability Insurance, Dental Insurance and Extended Medical Insurance.

 

Important Information:

Flexibility in schedule is required. The position requires working from Monday to Friday, 7.5 - 8 hours per day, from 7:30 AM to 3:30 PM. Overtime and weekend work may be required based on the business needs.

 

Apply by e-mail to: info@albertaarborists.com

Apply by mail to: 5480 Meridian Street, Edmonton, AB, T6P 1R3


Date Posted

2021-06-30


Address

5480 Meridian Street, Edmonton, AB, T6P 1R3
Edmonton, AB
T6P 1R3. Canada

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Company

Maple Hill Tree Services


Job Description

Maple Hill Tree Services is a firmly established growing tree care company based in Burlington.   We are a team of enthusiastic and motivated industry professionals that pride ourselves on high caliber workmanship, excellent customer service and uncompromising safety. We specialize in quality, safe residential and commercial tree care and are committed to responsible arboriculture practices and urban forest management

Maple Hill Tree Services is looking for a full-time arborist/sales professional with at least 5 years of practical experience who shares a passion for preserving and caring for trees.  Applicants must be highly organized, self-motivated, and able to work independently. This position requires efficiency within a fast-paced environment and the application of sound judgement based on extensive previous experience.

Qualifications and skills should include formal arboriculture or forestry training and must have ISA Certification. Computer aptitude and software skills, including Microsoft Office Suite (Word and Excel), are required. Good verbal and written communication skills and client management experience are essential. Equivalent experience and education will be considered.

 

Job Description and Responsibilities

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

·        ISA Certified Arborist

·        Arborist/horticulturist with preferably 5 years of experience in arboriculture

·        Applied knowledge and understanding of standard industry practices

·        Excellent sales and communication skills and customer service follow-through

·        Good people skills; self-motivated; computer-savvy and organized

·        Good knowledge of plant physiology and the ability to diagnose and remedy major pests, disease, and tree disorders

·        Minimum Class G driver’s license and clean abstract

·        Organizational and time management skills

DUTIES:

Support the business development and growth of Maple Hill Tree Services by selling Arboricultural Services to residential and commercial customers by performing the following tasks:

·        Communication is key; you are people focused and have a genuine interest in networking with the local community

·        Providing consultation and recommendations to customers

·        Estimating time and cost for crews to perform tree removal, pruning, and all other Maple Hill services

·        Sharing estimates with the customer ensuring clarity around scope

·        Creating lasting relationships that lead to repeat business

·        Proposing additional services to current customers in the territory

·        Providing plant, pest, and disease identification services as needed

·        Assisting with other jobs and duties as assigned by the Manager

DESIRED ATTRIBUTES:

·        Integrate well into a team of dynamic, ambitious, professionals

·        Positive attitude with a drive to succeed

·        A flexible and adaptable approach to work

·        Strong customer service skills and the ability to work well with a varied client base

·        Excellent professional communication skills both written and orally

·        Strong attention to detail and a passion for organizing and establishing administration systems and procedures

·        Capable of working both independently and as part a team

BENEFITS INCLUDE:

·        WSIB coverage

·        Paid Holidays

·        Health, Dental, Life insurance, Vision after probationary period is complete

·        Individualized training allowance

·        Annual boot allowance

·        Competitive wages and Bonus Program

·        Company uniform provided

·        Opportunities to learn the industry and grow with us

  • Training and safety gear provided

 

While working at Maple Hill you will be working in an established company that focuses on a safe work environment and offers full time work with a group benefit program.   

Remuneration and benefits for this long-term career role will reflect the skills and qualifications of the successful applicant.

Please apply with resume and cover letter to: contactus@maplehilltree.com


Date Posted

2022-01-17


Address

1220 Heritage Rd
Burlington, ON
L4L 4X9. Canada

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Company

Davey Tree


Job Description

Company Overview

Whether your dream office is somewhere in the great outdoors or something more traditional, we have a career path for you. We believe in providing a healthy, growing work-environment where you choose your career path and have access to constant education and the tools you need to set yourself up for continued success.

Davey Tree Expert Co. of Canada is the leading full-service tree care and vegetation management provider for residential, commercial, utility line clearing, and forestry consulting throughout Canada. With over 900 employees, we continuously pride ourselves on unmatched quality and safety. Davey Tree has numerous crews that are professionally trained to provide tree trimming and removal services. Our relatable experiences and industries serviced include notably Utilities, Municipalities, Government, Rail, Commercial and Residential.

As we continue to grow and expand, we are seeking interested and motivated individuals to join our team. With positions available throughout Ontario and Canada as well as permanent, seasonal, co-op options, Davey has an opportunity for you in the location you desire!

Position Overview – Grounds Person

As an Arborist Apprentice or Grounds Person you will be working to support the operations above; you will play an important part in both site set up and assistance to both climbers and trimmers. You will play a vital role in the safe execution of work for our crews and members of the public or clients. This role will provide newcomers to the tree industry with a better understanding of what we do at Davey and provide the right individuals with a career advancement opportunities and training.

Job Duties

  • Groundwork support for trimming operations.
  • Chainsaw and Chipper operation/loading brush.
  • Assist Crew leader in job- site setup, debris removal, cleanup and equipment maintenance.
  • Abide by industry safety policies and procedures.
  • Raking up/ leaf blowing job sites.
  • Rigging down limbs.

Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • Valid provincial driver’s license. Licensed to drive a 5-ton vehicle and air brake endorsement considered an asset.
  • Willingness to work towards becoming a certified arborist.
  • Ability to lift and carry 50 lbs.
  • Previous landscape/horticulture experience considered an asset.
  • Ability to work safely as part of a team and possess the willingness to learn and progress.

Additional Information

  • Davey provides ongoing training and careers advancement opportunities
  • Full time. Year-round employment.
    • Seasonal positions also available
  • Excellent Benefits package and RRSP Matching Program
  • Employee owned company with stock purchase available after 1 year of service.
  • Employee Referral Program and other employee perks

We are proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.  As a service provider, our success depends upon our ability to attract and retain qualified personnel, regardless of their age, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other protected characteristics as established by federal, provincial law. 

 


Date Posted

2022-05-16


Address

10 Jethro Road
Toronto, ON
L9G4V5. Canada

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Company

Davey Tree


Job Description

 

Position Overview – Grounds Person

As we continue to grow and expand, we are seeking interested and motivated individuals to join our team. With positions available throughout Ontario and Canada as well as permanent, seasonal, co-op options, Davey has an opportunity for you in the location you desire!

As an Arborist Apprentice or Grounds Person you will be working to support the operations above; you will play an important part in both site set up and assistance to both climbers and trimmers. You will play a vital role in the safe execution of work for our crews and members of the public or clients. This role will provide newcomers to the tree industry with a better understanding of what we do at Davey and provide the right individuals with a career advancement opportunities and training.

Job Duties

  • Groundwork support for trimming operations.
  • Chainsaw and Chipper operation/loading brush.
  • Assist Crew leader in job- site setup, debris removal, cleanup and equipment maintenance.
  • Abide by industry safety policies and procedures.
  • Raking up/ leaf blowing job sites.
  • Rigging down limbs.

Qualifications

  • Valid provincial driver’s license. Licensed to drive a 5-ton vehicle and air brake endorsement considered an asset.
  • Willingness to work towards becoming a certified arborist.
  • Ability to lift and carry 50 lbs.
  • Previous landscape/horticulture experience considered an asset.
  • Ability to work safely as part of a team and possess the willingness to learn and progress.

Additional Information

  • Davey provides ongoing training and careers advancement opportunities
  • Full time. Year-round employment.
    • Seasonal positions also available
  • Excellent Benefits package and RRSP Matching Program
  • Employee owned company with stock purchase available after 1 year of service.
  • Employee Referral Program and other employee perks


Date Posted

2022-05-16


Address

10 Jethro Road
Toronto, ON
L9G4V5. Canada

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Company

Davey Tree


Job Description

Company Overview

Whether your dream office is somewhere in the great outdoors or something more traditional, we have a career path for you. We believe in providing a healthy, growing work-environment where you choose your career path and have access to constant education and the tools you need to set yourself up for continued success.

Davey Tree Expert Co. of Canada is the leading full-service tree care and vegetation management provider for residential, commercial, utility line clearing, and forestry consulting throughout Canada. With over 900 employees, we continuously pride ourselves on unmatched quality and safety. Davey Tree has numerous crews that are professionally trained to provide tree trimming and removal services. Our relatable experiences and industries serviced include notably Utilities, Municipalities, Government, Rail, Commercial and Residential.

As we continue to grow and expand, we are seeking interested and motivated individuals to join our team. With positions available throughout Ontario and Canada as well as permanent, seasonal, co-op options, Davey has an opportunity for you in the location you desire!

Position Overview – Grounds Person

As an Arborist Apprentice or Grounds Person you will be working to support the operations above; you will play an important part in both site set up and assistance to both climbers and trimmers. You will play a vital role in the safe execution of work for our crews and members of the public or clients. This role will provide newcomers to the tree industry with a better understanding of what we do at Davey and provide the right individuals with a career advancement opportunities and training.

Job Duties

  • Groundwork support for trimming operations.
  • Chainsaw and Chipper operation/loading brush.
  • Assist Crew leader in job- site setup, debris removal, cleanup and equipment maintenance.
  • Abide by industry safety policies and procedures.
  • Raking up/ leaf blowing job sites.
  • Rigging down limbs.

Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • Valid provincial driver’s license. Licensed to drive a 5-ton vehicle and air brake endorsement considered an asset.
  • Willingness to work towards becoming a certified arborist.
  • Ability to lift and carry 50 lbs.
  • Previous landscape/horticulture experience considered an asset.
  • Ability to work safely as part of a team and possess the willingness to learn and progress.

Additional Information

  • Davey provides ongoing training and careers advancement opportunities
  • Full time. Year-round employment.
    • Seasonal positions also available
  • Excellent Benefits package and RRSP Matching Program
  • Employee owned company with stock purchase available after 1 year of service.
  • Employee Referral Program and other employee perks

Please submit your resume to Canada.recruiting@davey.com outlining the location(s) you are looking to work.

We are proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.  As a service provider, our success depends upon our ability to attract and retain qualified personnel, regardless of their age, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other protected characteristics as established by federal, provincial law. 

 


Date Posted

2022-05-16


Address

10 Jethro Road
Toronto, ON
L9G4V5. Canada

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Company

Maple Hill Tree Services


Job Description

Are you looking for year round employment?  Are you looking for a great place to work?  Are you looking for the opportunity to advance your tree climbing and arboricultural skills in a safe and encouraging environment? Are you looking for great training and mentoring from a crew of respectful arborists?

 

Summary: 

Maple Hill encourages education and continued job skill improvement. We are members of the International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) and promote employees obtaining their ISA certification.  We provide you a wide variety of satisfying work and focus your training in the areas in which you are most interested. If you enjoy physical work and your friends would describe you as easy going, sociable and a team player then Maple Hill is the place for you!  We have developed a family environment with several team building and social company events throughout the year.

 

We are seeking experienced Arborist Climbers who have a passion for preserving and caring for trees. This position will involve pruning and general maintenance of trees and shrubs on commercial and residential properties.

 

Locations: Burlington, Ontario

 

The skills and responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Skill and knowledge to operate and perform maintenance on specialized equipment including a chipper, stump grinder, and chainsaw in a safe and responsible manner.
  • The desire to continue skill development, advance education and maintain certifications and accreditations.
  • Trimming, pruning, and shaping trees and shrubs following arboriculture practices.
  • Ability to install and inspect structural support systems.
  • Chain saw sharpening & maintenance.
  • Ability to safely prune or remove large limbs using advanced rigging techniques.
  • Learn, understand, and adhere to all safety rules and company safety policies
  • Responsible for carrying out other duties as assigned by the Crew Leader or designated supervisor, Arborist Representative, or Operations Manager

 

Experience/Qualifications:

  • At least 2 year of climbing (MRS or SRS) and bucket operation experience in the tree care industry
  • Valid G driver's license (ARZ preferred) and clean abstract
  • Degree in Arboriculture, Forestry, Horticulture, Plant Science, Landscape Management, Environmental Science or a related field is preferred but not required
  • First-Aid training is an asset

 

Pay/Benefits:

Pay Based on Exp.

Benefits include:

  • WSIB coverage
  • Paid Holidays
  • Health, Dental, Life insurance, Vision after probationary period is complete
  • Individualized training allowance
  • Annual boot allowance
  • Competitive wages and Employee Bonus Program
  • Professional/reputable company
  • Company uniform provided
  • Opportunities to learn the industry and grow with us
  • Training and safety gear provided

 

If you are interested in furthering your career at MAPLE HILL TREE SERVICES, please e-mail a resume to: contactus@maplehilltree.com


Date Posted

2022-01-19


Address

1220 Heritage Rd
Burlington, ON
L4L 4X9. Canada

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Company

Lloyd's Grounds Management Professionals Ltd


Job Description

Exciting Outdoor Job - Start this week!

Artificial Grass Installation Team Lead Hand Seasonal 

Love working outside all year round? Enjoy the sun and snow? Want to work within a positive company with the ability to advance in within the company? Looking for steady work year round?

Have knowledge about artificial grass, plowing, snow blowers, shovels and de-ice products?

Are you ready to learn more about artificial turf and advance your installation skills?

We are a family owned and operated business based in Durham Region with 55 years of experience. We offer year round positions, health benefits available, periodic appreciation BBQ's, online and in person training as well as safety training -- as safety is key and very important to us.

We are looking to add team members and lead hands to our team!

Description of Duties:

- Work with a crew as well as individually when needed, with little to no supervision.

- Must have a strong work ethic and positive attitude.

- Must be able to use a sod cutter, shovel, various machinery, chain saw, etc.

- Must have an interest in artificial turf

- Pay close attention to details

- Work outdoors in all weather conditions (rain, snow, freezing rain, sunshine, etc)

- Handle repetitive duties for extended periods of time

Skills and Requirements:

  • Minimum 1 years’ experience installing artificial grass
  • Valid G driver's license
  • Have their own transportation (yard not located near public transit
  • Knowledge/Expertise of sod cutters, various machinery, chain saw
  • Reliable and Motivated
  • Enjoy working outdoors under various weather conditions including snow, rain, freezing rain, sunshine, etc.

Summer months are a steady Monday – Friday with some Saturday work scheduled but can be weather dependent at times.

Compensation:

Wages starting at $20.00/Hour depending on position applying for.

Average 50 hours per week in the Summer.

Sound like the right position for you?

Ready to start your career? Email in your resume to apply!

Please note; once your resume is received, if you qualify for the position you will be sent a Pre-Interview Questionnaire to be filled out and emailed back.

Job Types: Full-time, Temporary

Salary: $20.00-$34.00 per hour


Date Posted

2022-03-02


Address

1893 Durham Regional Road 3
Hampton, ON
L0B1J0. Canada

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Company

Matthew Gove & Co.


Job Description

Matthew Gove & Co. - Assistant Crew Leader

 

At Matthew Gove & Co. we design, install and care for contemporary, naturalistic gardens in the Caledon and Orangeville area. We believe that working in beautiful, outdoor spaces is a rewarding, positive experience and we are looking to hire people who also love being outside, working with plants. We take pride in our personal and professional service. We are dedicated to creating and maintaining naturalistic gardens that improve our clients’ outdoor living spaces, providing them with opportunities to connect with nature. 

 

Now in our eleventh year of business we are happy to be seeking a positive, and hardworking Assistant Crew Leader. The current available position is for 40hrs+/week, April to late November.

 

What does the job look like?

  • Our growing company is looking to train the right candidate for a future Crew Leader position. As a Crew Leader assistant you would be learning the role of crew leader to eventually step into a leadership position, provide back up support to our current crew leader and on occasion, responsibly supervise the crew when the crew leader is unavailable.
  • Organize and keep track of the tools required for the job and at times assist with LMN timesheet management and tracking schedules, properties visited, tasks completed and materials used.
  • Learn to manage a crew of 2-3 people
  • Follow the policies and procedures of our company, comply with safety regulations and represent company values
  • Complete the maintenance and garden installation tasks with your crew, sometimes under the supervision of the Crew Leader and sometimes on-site without supervision, leading the team, depending on the day’s requirements
  • Responsible for loading and unloading tools and equipment for each day’s tasks and projects
  • Communicate professionally while on-site with clients and other trades
  • Follow instructions and communicate to others the best practices for gardening from the Owner/Head Gardener
  • On occasion, drive a dedicated work truck for the garden crew to specific properties throughout Caledon, Orangeville and Mono

 

 

What is required?

  • 3-5 years experience of working in the landscape industry with garden specific knowledge and skills
  • Ability to use power tools and hand tools properly
  • Ability to drive a truck, have and maintain a Valid G Driver’s License with clean abstract
  • Reliable transportation to our yard in rural Erin, ON

 

 

What can we offer you?

  • Competitive Wages
  • Pay Equity
  • An inclusive, positive, respectful work environment
  • Horticultural Apprenticeship opportunities 
  • Paid industry related events, learning opportunities
  • Supplementary Income Benefit 
  • Opportunity to work on some of the most stunning rural estate gardens in the area

 

 

At The Local Gardener we value:

  • Organic gardening practices and respect for natural surroundings
  • Being outside, with the changing seasons and weather
  • Attention to detail to keep natural spaces healthy and gardens looking their best 
  • Appreciating the beauty and artistic quality of a well designed, well kept garden
  • Working hard with others as part of a friendly, positive and inclusive team
  • Professional customer service

 

We are currently growing our team for a busy season and looking for staff who share our core values.

We are proud members of Landscape Ontario with potential to pursue a Horticulture Apprenticeship for the right candidate.

Would you like to see more about our business and what we do? Please visit our Instagram account @matthew.gove.and.co and check out our recent interview for the Landscape Ontario trade magazine:

 https://horttrades.com/gardens-are-about-people

 

If you meet our requirements and enjoy working outdoors, then please send a cover letter and resume to info@matthewgove.ca 

 

Selected candidates will be contacted for an interview.

 

No phone calls please.

 

Remuneration will be based on experience, and well within industry standards.

 

Thanks,

Matt Gove

Matthew Gove & Co.

info@matthewgove.ca


Date Posted

2022-03-02


Address

5166 Wellington Rd 125
Erin, ON
L7J 2L9. Canada

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Company

1816 gardens


Job Description

2 acre heritage property with greenhouse and pool.

Working with senior gardener, this job will include all aspects of plant/veg/flower gardening and property maintenance.
Best suits individual with some experience or training.
Students/ self employed welcome.
Will consider flexibility in days/hours.
Reliable, enthusiastic gardeners to email for more info.


Date Posted

2022-01-29


Address

392 Mississauga St
Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON
L0S1J0. Canada

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Company

Dundas Valley Golf & Curling Club


Job Description

Dundas Valley Golf and Curling Club is a high end private facility located at the foot of the Niagara escarpment and is noted not only for its outstanding golf course but for it's natural beauty and spectacular landscape features.

We are currently looking to fill the position of Assistant Horticulturalist to work along side with the Head Horticulturalist in maintaining the numerous landscape features and gardens both on the golf course and around the clubhouse. 


Date Posted

2022-01-06


Address

3106 Limestone Road
Campbellville, ON
L0P1B0. Canada

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Company

Sheridan Nurseries Limited


Job Description

About the Job:

The Assistant Manager, Landscape Supply Centre (AMLSC) will be responsible to support the Store Manager and Wholesale Landscape Manager in achieving wholesale sales and margin objectives.  Your role is to manage employees, oversee wholesale sales and merchandising initiatives by working cross-functionally with other departments, provide exemplary guest service, and help achieve company goals.  This is a salaried position offering full benefits, an incentive plan, and company pension.  

Your Accountabilities:

  • Assist the Store Manager and Wholesale Landscape Manager in planning and implementing strategies to meet and exceed annual wholesale sales revenues and profit budgets.
  • Exhibit, and foster amongst all employees, an enthusiastic, helpful, and positive sales-oriented attitude towards all guests, ensuring a high level of service.
  • Provide leadership and direction to employees by actively providing training, coaching, and mentorship.
  • Assist in planning of department floor plan along with the implementation of floor displays while adhering to corporate merchandising standards and directives.
  • Actively promote Sheridan services, as well as corporate and in-store events and oversee the planning, preparation, and implementation at the store level.
  • Organize visits to competitors on a regular basis and communicate useful feedback as requested.
  • Creation and approval of wholesale product orders placed from the store while working within corporate parameters, ensuring that all purchase orders are completed in accordance with company policy.
  • Work in conjunction with the Assistant Manager, Operations, Category Managers, and Store Category Supervisors to maintain inventory at levels that both allow for maximum sales and ensure that inventory targets are met at year end.
  • Maintain accurate records and ensure that all requests are followed up on in a timely manner.
  • Resolve guest and employee issues and concerns.
  • Actively seek to increase knowledge base of Sheridan products and services.
  • Provide a safe work environment through active observations, hazard reporting, coaching on relevant health and safety best practices, and leading by example while ensuring all employees are adhering to company policies and guidelines.
  • Support the Store Management team as needed, serving as a backup in their absence, including taking on additional responsibilities as the role evolves at the direction of the Wholesale Landscape Manager.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Must have completed high school and be legally eligible to work in Canada.
  • 5+ years of experience in a retail setting.
  • Previous management or supervisory experience with proven leadership and organizational abilities.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills when interfacing with guests and employees.
  • Ability to maintain a professional demeanor and cooperative attitude in all situations, including peak seasons.
  • Passion for the industry, sales, and guest service.
  • Existing product knowledge or ability to learn.
  • Previous horticulture or landscape industry experience an asset. 
  • Effective time management, with the ability to adapt and prioritize multiple tasks and situations.
  • Active listening and trust building.
  • Have the courage to resolve problems and trouble shoot guest issues or complaints.
  • Punctual and dependable, and highly value honesty, integrity, and authenticity.
  • Flexibility to work a variety of shifts including day, evening, weekends, and holidays as seasonal peaks require, including store opening and closing responsibilities.
  • This job requires extended periods of walking and standing, as well as the ability to lift 50lbs and work in various weather conditions and environments.
  • Please be advised that being fully vaccinated for Covid-19 is a condition for employment (subject to any accommodation required under the Ontario Human Rights Code).

We thank all applicants for their interest however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

If selected, please advise if you require special accommodation to attend the interview.

 


Date Posted

2021-12-09


Address

2827 Yonge Street
Toronto, ON
M4N 2J4. Canada

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Company

ECOGEST NORTH AMERICA INC.


Job Description

Ecogest North America is a landscape contractor in the sector of management and maintenance of roadside vegetation along transport infrastructures. We are a subsidiary of the Italian leader in the sector with over fifty years of experience, and we are currently looking for an Assistant Project Manager to join our team in Toronto.

Work Setting:

Landscaping firm operating in the sector of transport infrastructures

Responsibilities:

Providing support in formulating proposals, contracts and tenders

Looking at both existing projects and new projects

Reviewing projects, specifications, drawings

Providing support in the management of the worksites

Technical support in business activities

Requirements:

Education in Landscape Architecture or Civil Engineering

Engineering or Landscape background would be considered and asset

Solid understanding of landscape construction principles

Excellent communication skills both oral and written

Excellent interpersonal skills

Attention to detail

Extremely well organized

G license

Knowledge of Italian language will be appreciated

Job Type: Full-time

Job Location: Toronto

Benefits: Company car, working tools


Date Posted

2022-02-28


Address

210-7 Edmund Avenue
Toronto, ON
M4V 1H2. Canada

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Company

Premier Landscaping and Design Ltd


Job Description

Looking for Motivated, Skilled individuals to join our Award Winning Team at Premierlandscaping.ca 

 

Assist in the Preparation of Job Sites prior to the beginning of a project

Have the skills to operate various tools and equipmentused to complete a variety of natural and precast patios, driveways, retaining walls, BBQ's, water features and other outdoor elements

From layout, excavation, base prep, laying, cutting and facing stone as required.

Prepare gardens and install large and small plantings

Preform preventative maintenance on tools and equipment by conducting inspections, lubricating and cleaning on a daily basis.

Wear appropriate PPE at all times, Comply with company policies and procedures, work in accordance with all local health and safety laws (enuring your safety, and all crew members, at all times)

Communicate with customers in a polite and courteous manner.

 


Date Posted

2022-02-14


Address

12683 Leslie St.
Richmond Hill, ON
L4E 1A2. Canada

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Company

beech nursery west


Job Description

We have a Full Time AZ Delivery Driver opportunity in Schomberg Ontario. You will Deliver trailers/flatbeds of trees and Shrubs.


  • $26-28/hr depending on experience
  • Monday to Friday with occasional Saturdays
  • Full Time Seasonal Opportunity
  • Bi-Weekly Pay
  • Excellent benefits available after probationary period

Requirements

  • AZ License
  • At least 2 years of AZ experience in the GTA.
  • Clean Driving Abstract
  • Ability to lift, push, pull, 50lbs without assistance as required
  • knowledge of logbook requirements
  • plant knowledge an asset but not required
  • forklift experience an asset but not required

 Please send resume to alex@beechnurserywest.com or alternatively in person at 5518 highway 9, Schomberg, Ont L0G1T0. Mon-Fri 9am-4pm


Date Posted

2022-03-04


Address

5518 ON-9
Schomberg, ON
L0G 1T0. Canada

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Company

beech nursery west


Job Description

We have a Full Time AZ Delivery Driver opportunity in Schomberg Ontario. You will Deliver trailers/flatbeds of trees and Shrubs.


  • $26-28/hr depending on experience
  • Monday to Friday with occasional Saturdays
  • Full Time Seasonal Opportunity
  • Bi-Weekly Pay
  • Excellent benefits available after probationary period

Requirements

  • AZ License
  • At least 2 years of AZ experience in the GTA.
  • Clean Driving Abstract
  • Ability to lift, push, pull, 50lbs without assistance as required
  • knowledge of logbook requirements
  • plant knowledge an asset but not required
  • forklift experience an asset but not required

 Please send resume to alex@beechnurserywest.com or alternatively in person at 5518 highway 9, Schomberg, Ont L0G1T0. Mon-Fri 9am-4pm


Date Posted

2022-04-29


Address

5518 ON-9
Schomberg, ON
L0G 1T0. Canada

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Company

Betz Pools Limited


Job Description

We're gearing up for the Pool Season and hope to see you there!

Join our virtual job fair to get a clear picture of what each position can offer you, once you've found your match sign up for an interview. It's that easy to #gethired

When: February 23rd, 2022 at 10:00am

Where: Virtual Zoom Meeting

We're Hiring for:

Weekly Service Crew Members

Warehouse Associate

Construction Foreperson

Construction Labourers (Skilled and Unskilled Vinyl/Construction)

Retail Associates

Retail Assistant Manager

Junior Service Technicians (Pool & Spa Opening and Closing)

 

Agenda

Introduction to Betz Pools

Presentation of Job Opportunities (a day in the life of a.....)

Q&A Session

Same day Interview availability!

 

E-Mail: hr@betzpools.com for Job Fair link and meeting codes.


Date Posted

2022-02-22


Address

5688 Main Street
Stouffville, ON
L4A 7Z9. Canada

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Company

Nedlaw Living Walls


Job Description

Nedlaw maintenance technicians are responsible for ensuring all aspects of onsite biofilter maintenance is completed:

  • Maintain a safe work environment at all times
  • Complete duties such as pruning, maintaining vertical hydroponic system
  • Complete maintenance record keeping
  • Review and assess plumbing and mechanical components of hydroponic system

Job Requirements: 

  • Knowledge & Experience with hydroponic systems
  • Thorough understanding of horticulture
  • Comfortable working on ladders at heights
  • This role is physically demanding. Must be physically fit and able to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Strict adherence to health and safety policies and procedures
  • Efficiency in completing tasks & time management
  • Candidate must be flexible in job schedule. Shifts are Monday – Friday, with varied hours. Potential for occasional weekend work, however this is not typical.
  • G License and clean driver’s abstract
  • Working at Heights and WHMIS certification (provided if not obtained)
  • Pest management, interior green house exterminator license would be beneficial
  • Basic plumbing HVAC and mechanical knowledge an asset
  • CSA approved steel toe safety boots


Date Posted

2021-09-27


Address

232B Woolwich Street South
Breslau, ON
N0B 1M0. Canada

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Company

Landsource Organix Ltd.


Job Description

Landsource Organix is a milton based blower truck company providing mulch/soil blow in services for the landscape and construction industries.

The position of BLOWER TRUCK ASSISTANT includes working along side a blower truck operator conducting applications of mulch and soil for landscapers and constructors. The assistant will help with hose set up and movement throughout the application with cleanup activities to follow.

The position is ideal for those seeking experience in landscaping or construction. This is an entry level position with room for career advancement for the right individual. Present and previous employees have found this job position to be an ideal fit for preparation in a fire fighting career.

Full training will be provided. Landscape experience is an asset but not required.

Prospective applicants will:

-have their own transportation to travel to and from shop in Milton

-be in good physical condition

-be willing to work in all weather conditions

Expected Start Date: 2021-08-20

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $19.00-$21.00 per hour

 


Date Posted

2021-08-10


Address

12830 Britannia Road
Milton, ON
L9E0V3. Canada

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Company

Uxbridge Nurseries Limited


Job Description

Uxbridge Nurseries Limited is looking for a...

Full time Onsite Bookkeeper/Payroll Administrator:

  • Manage A/P, A/R, bank reconciliations. GL, Government filing
  • Month end and Year end processing
  • ADP bi-weekly payroll
  • Perform general office duties, bank runs and pick up supplies

Skills and Experience:

  • Minimum 2 year full cycle bookkeeping experience
  • Knowledge of trial balances, GL, Financial statements
  • T4 and T5 knowledge
  • Knowledge of computers, Microsoft outlook, Word, Exel
  • Knowledge of groWare accounting system an asset
  • Strong mathematical ability

Please send resume to wilma@uxbridgenurseries.com

Please note that only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.


Date Posted

2021-09-17


Address

8080 Baldwin St
Brooklin, ON
L1M 1Y6. Canada

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Company

Carvalho Landscape Contractors Ltd


Job Description

**SERIOUS INQUIRIES ONLY**

JOB DUTIES:

· Preparing and laying bricks, concrete blocks, structural tiles or other masonry units

· Constructing and installing prefabricated masonry units

· Building patios, retaining walls, garden walls, stone steps and plinths, and other decorative installations

· Cutting and trimming bricks and concrete blocks to specification using hand and power tools

· Reading sketches and blueprints to complete jobs

· Place steel reinforcing and grout in cavities or cores to build external walls

· Waterproof masonry, Install pre-cast hollow core floor slabs

· Remove and replace existing masonry work for alterations or restorations

· Assemble, erect and dismantle scaffolding

· Rigging and hoisting equipment

SKILLS REQUIREMENTS:

· Minimum 1 years’ experience in stone masonry field

· Valid Driver’s Licence/ Drivers validity check

WORK CONDITIONS:

· Handling heavy loads

· Physically demanding

· Standing for extended periods

· Bending, crouching, kneeling

PERSONAL SUITABILITY:

· Effective interpersonal skills

· Accurate

· Team player

· Client focus

· Reliability 

· Honesty


Date Posted

2022-03-28


Address

106 Hyde Ave
Toronto, ON
M6M 1J4. Canada

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Company

G&L Group


Job Description

 

G&L, one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies, is a fast-paced and dynamic company seeking an energetic and strategic leader to take our Less Mess growth ambitions to the next level.  Less Mess Enviro Bag was established in 2010 as an innovative method to bring G&L’s high-quality, commercial grade landscaping products to the home gardener through a quick, clean and convenient delivery system.

Are you a goal-oriented and strategic leader looking for a hands-on opportunity to revolutionize the bulk delivery market to consumers?  Do you want to be part of a winning and dynamic team that thrives on building relationships and helping others exceed their sales growth potential? If you are energetic, passionate, and driven to succeed, we want to hear from you.

 

Job Summary

The Business Development Manager for Less Mess will be responsible for growing the Dealer Network across North America for G&L’s retail division, Less Mess Enviro Bag.   You will be accountable to develop a strategic plan, prospect, and secure new Dealer accounts, maintain Dealer relationships and ensure we exceed our customers and Dealer’s expectations for service and quality.  You will take pride in continually searching for ways to grow the Less Mess brand and exceed sales ambitions within our existing Dealer network while securing new Dealers across North America.

 

Benefits

·       Competitive salary and sales target compensation

·       Flexible vacation time

·       Insurance Medical & Dental, Group Retirement Savings Program

 

Key Responsibilities

·       Lead the Less Mess strategic vision and growth ambitions across North America.

·       Prospect and secure new Dealers across North America. (Travel requirement of 2-3 days/week for 3-4 months/year).

·       Prepare detailed market analysis to identify new Dealer and product opportunities for the Less Mess business.

·       Prepare and execute effective sales and marketing strategies.

·       Present products and services to prospective Dealers.

·       Liaise and negotiate contracts with Dealers while addressing concerns and providing solutions.

·       Detailed forecasting of sales targets to increase revenue.

·       Participate in industry or promotional events (trade shows, industry events) to cultivate customer relationships.

·       Process management to ensure the Less Mess Website and marketing initiatives are on time and on budget.

·       Coordinate with marketing to ensure a strong and resourceful Less Mess digital presence.

·       Monitor the competitive landscape and identify market growth opportunities.

·       Prepare and submit weekly and monthly reports.

·       Regular updates to the G&L Executive Team on Less Mess strategic plan execution, market

·       Assist in planning, managing, organizing, and monitoring the storage, transportation, distribution, and delivery of product with drivers, dispatchers, customer service representatives and customers.

 

Qualifications/Requirements

·       Bachelor’s degree in business or related industry.

·       2-3 years’ experience in a Sales/Commercial leadership role. Field sales experience is essential.

·       Proven track record in exceeding sales and revenue growth ambitions.

·       Experience in the Landscape products and Franchise market is an asset.

·       Proficient in MS Office, familiarity with the Customer Relationship Management tool (Prophet) is a plus.

·       Excellent communication, presentation, and influence - ability to negotiate with professionalism, tact, and diplomacy.

·       Strong entrepreneurial spirit with focus on sales strategy preparation and execution.          

·       Represent Less Mess by projecting a proud, positive, professional, and respectful image at all times.

·       Ability to build and maintain strong business relationships with key stakeholders.

·       Excellent leadership and time management skills focused on ‘leading by example’ to influence and motivate staff.

·       High level of energy, motivation, enthusiasm, and a strong work ethic.

·       Strong interpersonal skills for collaboratively working with teams and customers.

·       Well-developed and proven problem solving and decision-making skills.

·       Ability to work independently, handle multiple projects and meet tight deadlines.

·       Must have a valid passport.


Date Posted

2021-07-28


Address

401 Bowes road
Concord, ON
L4K 1J4. Canada

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Company

Eden Landscaping


Job Description

Eden (www.edenapp.com) is the trusted lawn care, landscaping, and snow removal service provider that offers top-rated pros. Along with the static services, Eden offers on-demand and subscription-based services through the mobile and web app. We are looking for someone who truly enjoys all facets of the sales cycle. If you get energized and motivated about developing relationships with prospective customers, identifying sales opportunities, and closing new business, this may be the job for you!

As a Business Developer, you will sell landscape maintenance and development services within a designated territory. You will be responsible for developing strong relationships with your internal and external clients, managing the sales cycle from start to finish, and effectively partner with your operations team.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Develop and execute a sales strategy that aligns with our business objectives
  • Build, manage and maintain a robust sales pipeline within an assigned territory
  • Develop strong relationships with internal partners, prospective customers, and existing clients
  • Provide value-added solutions and visit active projects through completion
  • Drive revenue growth by identifying and closing primarily residential landscape accounts.
  • Provide creative landscape solutions as a part of the proposal process
  • Report on all sales activity as requested by the leadership team
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the leadership team

Requirements

  • Minimum 3 years of sales experience, preferably in landscape industry
  • HS Diploma or GED equivalent
  • Must be proficient with the Microsoft Office Suite
  • Effective oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent organizational skills with high attention to detail
  • Flexibility and willingness to adapt in a fast-paced and ever-changing environment


Date Posted

2021-07-07


Address


Toronto, ON
44026. Canada

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Company

WRIAN Marketing Inc. o/a Greenville Planters


Job Description

Greenville Planters - Business Operations Co-ordinator

Position: In office operations co-ordinator full time M-F. Hours 9:00-5:00. Some work-from home opportunity determined on an ad-hoc basis but doesn’t exceed 10% of the time.

Location: Greenville Office – Dixie Rd/401 area

Duties include:

  • Customer contact by telephone, email, and in-office in-person
  • Supplier contact by telephone, email
  • Offsite extended hour Show Booth attendance 3-6 days per year
  • Order processing including order entry, recording, preparation for shipping. Some lightweight courier shipping.
  • Supplier invoice validation and system entry
  • Processing shipping arrangements including contact with shipping companies and BOL preparation
  • Maintenance online of third party email database. Implementation of mass emailings
  • Refer to addendum for further details of accounting/bookkeeping/financial duties and other projects

Knowledge/experience required:

  • Should know MS Office; Excel, Word, Outlook
  • Familiarity with QuickBooks accounting software an asset
  • Good customer-facing characteristics.
  • Good reading/writing/math skills
  • Able to work in close quarters in a small company environment.
  • Willing to take on many assorted operational duties of running a small business when required
  • Ability to work alone on some days.

Remuneration – To be determined. Any benefits would be limited to those prescribed by law, namely CPP, E.I. 

 

To review the company please go to www.greenvilledesigns.com

 

Addendum – Bookeeping/Accounting/Finance Details

Use of Quickbooks accounting software to:

  • Set up new inventory items (saleable product) and service items (eg. freight)
  • Maintain up-to-date price data
  • Source shipping suppliers and shipping quotes to select optimum match by order
  • Create customer quotes, invoices while differentiating wholesale vs retail pricing
  • Enter customer payments and track receivables. Report and follow up on A/R Aging
  • Determine purchase requirements. Create P/O. Follow through with supplier.
  • Receive P/Os and enter accordingly.
  • Reconcile Receivables and Payables 

 

Projects As Required

  • Analyze options for best practices that include freight carrier selection, results of email campaigns, management of excess inventory, and others.


Date Posted

2022-03-07


Address

1295 Kamato Rd.
MISSISSAUGA, ON
L4W 2M2. Canada

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Company

WRIAN Marketing Inc. o/a Greenville Planters


Job Description

Greenville Planters - Business Operations Co-ordinator

Position: In office operations co-ordinator full time M-F. Hours 9:00-5:00. Some work-from home opportunity determined on an ad-hoc basis but doesn’t exceed 10% of the time.

Location: Greenville Office – Dixie Rd/401 area

 

Duties include:

  • Customer contact by telephone, email, and in-office in-person
  • Supplier contact by telephone, email
  • Offsite extended hour Show Booth attendance 3-6 days per year
  • Order processing including order entry, recording, preparation for shipping. Some lightweight courier shipping.
  • Supplier invoice validation and system entry
  • Processing shipping arrangements including contact with shipping companies and BOL preparation
  • Maintenance online of third party email database. Implementation of mass emailings
  • Refer to addendum for further details of accounting/bookkeeping/financial duties and other projects

 

Knowledge/experience required:

  • Should know MS Office; Excel, Word, Outlook
  • Familiarity with QuickBooks accounting software an asset
  • Good customer-facing characteristics.
  • Good reading/writing/math skills
  • Able to work in close quarters in a small company environment.
  • Willing to take on many assorted operational duties of running a small business when required
  • Ability to work alone on some days.

 

Remuneration – To be determined. Any benefits would be limited to those prescribed by law, namely CPP, E.I. 

 

To review the company please go to www.greenvilledesigns.com

 

Addendum – Bookeeping/Accounting/Finance Details

Use of Quickbooks accounting software to:

  • Set up new inventory items (saleable product) and service items (eg. freight)
  • Maintain up-to-date price data
  • Source shipping suppliers and shipping quotes to select optimum match by order
  • Create customer quotes, invoices while differentiating wholesale vs retail pricing
  • Enter customer payments and track receivables. Report and follow up on A/R Aging
  • Determine purchase requirements. Create P/O. Follow through with supplier.
  • Receive P/Os and enter accordingly.
  • Reconcile Receivables and Payables

 

 Projects As Required

  • Analyze options for best practices that include freight carrier selection, results of email campaigns, management of excess inventory, and others.


Date Posted

2022-02-28


Address

1295 Kamato Rd.
MISSISSAUGA, ON
L4W 2M2. Canada

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Company

LandArt Landscape Contractors


Job Description

LandArt is a high-end residential landscape construction business located in the heart of wine country in Beamsville, ON. We service the Golden Horseshoe area, working anywhere from Burlington to Hamilton to Niagara Falls. Quality workmanship is the standard we set for everything we do and we utilize the latest tools and technology to make that a reality for all of our projects.

We offer career opportunities that will provide year-round employment, complete with health care benefits and a pension plan, as well as professional development possibilities, including apprenticeships in horticultural technician and stone masonry and carpentry. We are seeking a hard-working individual with a commitment to customer service to join our close-knit team of professionals as a Carpentry Lead Hand!

Summary: The Carpentry Lead Hand is responsible for aiding the foreperson to complete a variety of job tasks involving general carpentry, finish carpentry, framing, and form work, to assist with the completion of landscape construction projects. Job responsibilities will also include performing general labour duties.

 

Typical Hours: 7:00 AM – 5 PM Weekdays, increased/decreased as needed

 

Reports To: Carpentry Foreperson

 

Compensation: $22 to $27/hr, depending on experience

·         Health care benefits

·         Pension plan

 

Core Capabilities:

·         Customer and quality focus

·         Effective communication skills (both verbal and written)

·         Team work

·         Excellent problem-solving abilities

·         Responsibility and dependability

·         Ethics and integrity

 

Job Duties:

·         Direct and help to train new employees and employees in new positions with company health and safety policies, practices, and procedures

·         Ensure that all work activities are carried out in compliance with local and company health and safety laws and regulations at shop/yard and job sites

·         Maintain and enforce standards of cleanliness and organization in assigned trucks, trailers, equipment, job sites, and shop/yard areas

·         Communicate with customers in a polite and courteous manner

·         Read and interpret blueprints, structural drawings, and specifications to complete work activities

  • Operate various tools and equipment, including a circular saw, table saw, router, pneumatic nail gun, ramset, drills, and other tools used for measuring, cutting, fastening, and drilling, etc.
  • Complete and submit all required paperwork on a daily basis, including time and materials billing summaries, requests for time off, etc.

·         Comply with all company policies and regulations

 

Requirements:

  • Completion of high school (some college/CEGEP/vocational or technical training is beneficial
  • Minimum of 1 - 3 years’ experience in the construction/landscape industry
  • Capable of operating required equipment and tools in a safe and responsible manner
  • Time management skills
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints, drawings, and specifications
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license with a good driving record
  •  Knowledge of specific materials, methods, tools and equipment required to complete various landscape/construction practices
  • Ability to complete basic calculations
  • Speak, read, and write English

 

Work Conditions:

·         Ability to work with hand tools, power tools, small engine equipment, and materials

·         Ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs. repeatedly through an entire work shift

·         Ability to work in a fast-paced environment

·         Requires good manual dexterity

·         Requires excellent stamina

·         Work near heavy equipment and other vehicles on a regular basis

·         Work outdoors in various conditions including heat and humidity, rain, dust, noise, and cold

·         Must be able to work flexible hours including occasional Saturday work


Date Posted

2021-12-09


Address

5164 Fly Road
Beamsville, ON
L0R 1B2. Canada

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Company

BETH TZEDEC


Job Description

Beth Tzedec Memorial Park

Job Description Outside Cemetery Employees

Basic functions and duties:

To carry out, as directed by the Superintendent, all manner of work required for grounds, equipment, building maintenance, construction projects and interment services, in a safe, efficient and dignified manner.

Internal contacts:

The Outside Employee reports directly to the Superintendent or in his absence the cemetery Administrator.

External contacts:

The Employee must deal with the visiting public, funeral directors and contractors in a polite, professional manner. The Employee may not recommend or act as an agent for any personal or cemetery related service while on the grounds.

Basic qualifications:

Read and write English, Valid drivers, Able to carry out physically demanding tasks. Reliable, Polite, Neat appearance. Able to work some Sundays and ‘stat’ holidays.

Qualification assets:

Horticultural experience.

Construction experience.

Backhoe experience.

‘Handyman’ skills.

Small engine and other mechanical skills.

Basic computer skills.


Date Posted

2022-02-07


Address

5822 BATHURST ST
TORONTO, ON
M2R 1Y6. Canada

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Company

Royal Standard Landscaping


Job Description

About us: 

Royal Standard Landscaping is a relationship-centered residential lawn and garden maintenance service operating throughout Toronto. We recognize we are in the business of cultivating trust and relationships one garden at a time.

Job Title: Communicative and Collaborative Residential Toronto Garden Maintenance Team Member

Season: April - December

Summary Description: Team members are expected to provide comprehensive seasonal lawn and garden care of residential properties on a weekly basis with a positive and professional attitude. At Royal Standard Landscaping a positive attitude means eagerly engaging the day's schedule work as well as seeing unexpected challenges as opportunities to develop team cooperation, collaboration, and creativity.

Tasks and Responsibilities: Attendance at the shop at the open and close of each day is what engagement looks like at Royal Standard Landscaping. Weekly attendance and engaged participation in Tuesday morning team meetings is part of being on the Royal Standard team.

Landscape gardeners are responsible for: patterned lawn mowing, controlled line trimming, mindful blowing, attentive hedge trimming, purposeful pruning, knowledgeable weeding, clean edging, gentle cultivating, appropriate plant care (staking, dead-heading, thinning, etc.), Integrated Pest Management (IPM) and basic equipment and vehicle maintenance.

Minor Functions: Team members are also expected to: help clean the shop and truck, receive orders at the shop, and source job materials at suppliers within the city (Home Depot, Sheridan Nurseries, etc.).

Assist with Other Jobs: When necessary, team members are expected to willingly help with planting (annuals, perennials, small trees, and shrubs)and garden installation projects (removals, mulching, soiling, gravel/stones), deliver vehicles and equipment for repair and maintenance, and water and care for nursery stock at the shop.

Qualifications: A valid G driver’s license is required. Industry certification is advantageous but non-essential.

Skill Requirements: Team members must be able to contribute to a team of two or more members. At Royal Standard Landscaping contributing means being able to share ideas, resolve conflict, and problem solve while either on a large property or shoulder to shoulder in a truck. They must be willing to receive constructive criticism as direction while working under time constraints. Their communication skills need to be excellent; both clear verbally and as active listeners. They are expected to be competent and comfortable operating all essential equipment (push lawn mowers, line trimmers, backpack blowers, and hedge trimmers). Plant material knowledge is a massive asset.

Experience: Industry experience preferred, but willing to train all aspects of the position with a long term (3 Year) commitment to Royal Standard Landscaping. Personal

Characteristics: Team members must be: punctual, committed to peer supported quality work, able to provide patient and polite customer service, engaged, curious, honest, trustworthy, team players capable of working independently, accountable, and responsible.

Physical Requirements: Team members must be physically fit. At Royal Standard this means being able to touch your toes and lift 22 kg. They must have both the willingness and endurance to work ten plus hour days in the: heat, cold, sun, snow, wind and rain without complaint. Expect to be bruised, scratched, cut, windburned, sunburned, and sore. Team members strive to support others and safely push themselves to reach new physical capabilities.

Emotional Requirements: Royal Standard Landscaping favours emotional intelligence (self-awareness, self-regulation, motivation, empathy, and social skills) over experience and traditional IQ. The ability to embrace and celebrate a fastidious attention to detail and client expectations is essential. Team members will demonstrate flexibility when new initiatives and requests are introduced. They will show resilience with monotonous and repetitive work while simultaneously embracing frequent and unexpected change to routines. They will contribute enthusiasm, confidence, and optimism to the team. Employees are encouraged to make their own decisions as soon as possible in their work activities.

Quantity and Quality Requirements: Weekly completion of assigned properties and tasks combined with bi-monthly performance reviews.

Work Hours: Approx 50

Days off per Week: 2

Other Benefits: Paid lunch, paid travel between locations, observed but unpaid statutory holidays, three days of unpaid holiday, weekend work is generally avoided, access to career development through Landscape Ontario winter training seminars for returning employees.

Work Environment: The day begins at 7:00 AM at our shop near Ossington and Bloor (10-15 min walk from Ossington Stn), loading equipment and planning the day. Serving a large client list guarantees much of the landscape gardener’s day is spent traveling in a truck. It also means frequently getting in and out of those vehicles. Team members are encouraged to express themselves openly and respectfully at the shop, in those trucks, and on the properties without fear of offending their co-workers. The majority of the time is spent out of doors, working in the elements. The days can be: dirty, hot, cold, dusty, dry, smelly, and wet. It is the team members responsibility to come prepared to work in those conditions. We use public washrooms and eat lunch in our vehicles or in public parks. The day ends on average between 4:00-5:00 PM in the shop unloading equipment, strategizing for the next day, and planning for any larger upcoming projects.

Job Type: Full-time

Wage: $17.00-$20.00 per hour


Date Posted

2022-01-18


Address

78-12 Kingston Rd.
Toronto, ON
M4L1S4. Canada

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Company

Islington Nurseries


Job Description

Concrete Finisher-This is a Union Role

Who are we?

The INL Group of Companies has been in business for over 70 years and we are growing again and again. Our divisions include our Landscape Maintenance Division, Stone Yard Division, Landscape Construction and Garden Centre. We are well known in the maintenance industry for exemplary service and the highest industry standards.

Job Description:

  • Concrete work; curbs, sidewalks, decorative walls/secondary pours
  • Large commercial construction sites, where safety and training play a key role
  • Builds, erects and set forms for various concrete structures and foundations
  • Shovel concrete into forms and/or wall panels
  • Performs duties of cutting and placing reinforcing wire mesh, preparing appropriate sand and cement mixtures and placing, pouring and rough levelling of concrete
  • Smooth and finish concrete by floating, troweling, edging and brushing in accordance with specifications
  • Builds and/or takes apart bracing, barricades, forms, scaffolding and temporary structures

Requirements:

  • Ability to lift 50 lbs
  • Ability to work outdoors in all weather conditions
  • Previous experience must include working in a similar environment
  • Minimum 2 years with the same employer.
  • Knowledgeable and comfortable with all aspects of concrete work

Why work for us?

  • Year-round employment
  • Health and dental benefits
  • Competitive compensation
  • Company uniforms
  • Work culture that is inclusive and open
  • Steady growth year over year


Date Posted

2021-09-30


Address

43 Goldthorne Avenue
Toronto, ON
M8Z 5S7. Canada

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Company

Allweather Landscape Co. Ltd.


Job Description

Summary:

The Construction Lead Hand is responsible for assisting the foreperson with daily installations of landscape projects. With a strong work ethic and leadership skills, the Construction Lead Hand will work with small crews to deliver excellence in a variety of projects and apply their knowledge of construction projects to ensure the work is completed to the highest standard.

Job Characteristics: 

  • Passion and pride in your work
  • Work closely with the foreperson on daily projects
  • Run construction jobs when the foreperson is off site
  • Install a variety of projects, including natural stone walkways, walls, precast, grading, excavation, and planting designs
  • Effectively lead and motivate teammates
  • Communicate professionally and clearly with co-workers, management, and clients
  • Operate tools and equipment safely and confidently at all times
  • Be flexible and improvise in a dynamic environment
  • Handle high pressure situations and demonstrate strong time management skills

Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of experience in the construction industry
  • Strong knowledge in landscape and construction best practices and able to interpret drawings
  • Knowledgeable and experienced with a variety of power tools and equipment
  • Leadership skills and the ability to effectively lead a small crew
  • Able to operate a skid steer and excavator
  • Strong communication skills
  • Valid 'G' driver's license


Date Posted

2022-01-31


Address

79 Jonesville Crescent
Toronto, ON
M4A 1H2. Canada

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Company

South Simcoe Landscape Construction


Job Description

The Landscape Construction Laborer is responsible for working as a team member under the direct supervision of the Landscape Construction Foreman.

Responsible for completing construction landscape installation jobs in an efficient manner, promoting job worksite safety, providing excellent customer service, and exhibits pride and quality workmanship.


Date Posted

2022-01-21


Address

98 Holland Vista Street
Holland Landing, ON
L9N 0T4. Canada

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Company

WaterFarmers Urban Agriculture Innovation Inc.


Job Description

CONSTRUCTION LABOUR POSITION

About WaterFarmers:

WaterFarmers Urban Agriculture is a progressive environmental design/build firm that supports the next generation of farmers, gardeners, and property managers. We provide consultation, general contracting, and construction services to clients interested in operating farm properties or producing food, as well as those interested in greening their urban environment or community. We are a small company entering our fifth year of operation, and are looking forward to a busy year working on a variety of interesting projects with a talented and diverse team. Our upcoming projects include greenhouse construction, irrigation system installations, rainwater harvesting installations, and landscaping for rain gardens and native plant/ pollinator gardens. We work with a wide variety of clientele, including homeowners, farmers, property managers, municipalities, academic institutions, not-for-profits, and other food related commercial operations. We enjoy the ongoing challenge of creating custom solutions for our clients, whether we are working on a simple backyard vegetable garden or a sophisticated indoor agriculture facility.

WaterFarmers is based in Guelph and operates across Southern Ontario, most often along the Highway 6/ Guelph-Hamilton corridor, and occasionally farther abroad when project budgets allow for travel expenses. Our worksite is located in Morriston, just south of the 401 and east of Highway 6.

 

Job Description:

WaterFarmers is looking for an ambitious, hard working, positive individual for part-time work (minimum 24 hours / week) providing on-site labour for a variety of tasks related to our upcoming landscaping and construction projects. A typical workday would consist of arriving at a project site, reviewing work tasks and safety concerns, moving material and tools, and assisting with physical labour tasks to accomplish on-site goals. Staff are expected to work safely, efficiently, and bring concerns to the attention of team leaders. Staff are also expected to participate in project discussions via email & mobile messaging in order to report on progress, raise concerns & issues, ask questions, and share photos. Daily input of timesheets for hours worked is required. We work indoors and outdoors year round, and provide all PPE and tools required. Safety & machinery training is provided to staff as needed. 

Basic Requirements:

  • Reliable transportation. Must have a valid G license and access to a vehicle

  • Work safely and effectively in a construction or farm environment

  • Physical ability & stamina to work outdoors and lift/ move heavy construction and landscaping materials around project sites

  • Access to mobile phone for daily communication via Email, Slack, Trello, and to input timesheets via QuickBooks T-Sheets

Assets:

  • Familiarity with hand tools, power tools & machinery is an asset

  • Construction, plumbing, landscaping, horticulture, or farming experience are assets

  • Ability to work independently and solve problems

  • Effective written and verbal communication skills

  • Entrepreneurial interest is a plus - we are open to employee ideas for running the best business possible, fostering a positive staff environment, and pursuing new projects, products, opportunities, and collaborations

Compensation:

  • Starting wage: $18 per hour

  • 24 hours minimum scheduled hours required per week

  • Potential for more shifts as projects and availability dictate

  • Paid training where required (WHMIS, Standard First Aid, Working from Heights, etc.)

  • Breaks throughout day - flexible and based on work tasks & staff needs

  • 1 hour unpaid lunch

  • 3 month probation period

  • Upon completion of probation period, access to profit sharing program and allowances for work boots, seasonal work clothing, phone expenses, and gas expenses.

  • Opportunities for advancement of roles & responsibilities

 

Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

WaterFarmers is committed to treating our staff in a respectful and fair manner, and ensuring a safe and healthy work environment. We are an equal opportunity employer and invite any candidate who meets the above requirements to apply. Only successful candidates will be contacted for an interview. Interviewees will be paid $36 (2 hours @ $18/hour) for their time, and will be asked to complete a paid trial shift.

 

Application Process 

This job posting is open until April 15, with an immediate start date following a paid trial day. To apply, please send resumes and brief cover letter to garrett@waterfarmers.ca


Date Posted

2022-04-04


Address

101 Harris Street, Unit B
Guelph, ON
N1E 5T2. Canada

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Company

WaterFarmers Urban Agriculture Innovation Inc.


Job Description

CONSTRUCTION LABOUR POSITION

About WaterFarmers:

WaterFarmers Urban Agriculture is a progressive environmental design/build firm that supports the next generation of farmers, gardeners, and property managers. We provide consultation, general contracting, and construction services to clients interested in operating farm properties or producing food, as well as those interested in greening their urban environment or community. We are a small company entering our fifth year of operation, and are looking forward to a busy year working on a variety of interesting projects with a talented and diverse team. Our upcoming projects include greenhouse construction, irrigation system installations, rainwater harvesting installations, and landscaping for rain gardens and native plant/ pollinator gardens. We work with a wide variety of clientele, including homeowners, farmers, property managers, municipalities, academic institutions, not-for-profits, and other food related commercial operations. We enjoy the ongoing challenge of creating custom solutions for our clients, whether we are working on a simple backyard vegetable garden or a sophisticated indoor agriculture facility.

WaterFarmers is based in Guelph and operates across Southern Ontario, most often along the Highway 6/ Guelph-Hamilton corridor, and occasionally farther abroad when project budgets allow for travel expenses. Our worksite is located in Morriston, just south of the 401 and east of Highway 6.

 

Job Description:

WaterFarmers is looking for an ambitious, hard working, positive individual for part-time work (minimum 24 hours / week) providing on-site labour for a variety of tasks related to our upcoming landscaping and construction projects. A typical workday would consist of arriving at a project site, reviewing work tasks and safety concerns, moving material and tools, and assisting with physical labour tasks to accomplish on-site goals. Staff are expected to work safely, efficiently, and bring concerns to the attention of team leaders. Staff are also expected to participate in project discussions via email & mobile messaging in order to report on progress, raise concerns & issues, ask questions, and share photos. Daily input of timesheets for hours worked is required. We work indoors and outdoors year round, and provide all PPE and tools required. Safety & machinery training is provided to staff as needed. 

Basic Requirements:

  • Reliable transportation. Must have a valid G license and access to a vehicle

  • Work safely and effectively in a construction or farm environment

  • Physical ability & stamina to work outdoors and lift/ move heavy construction and landscaping materials around project sites

  • Access to mobile phone for daily communication via Email, Slack, Trello, and to input timesheets via QuickBooks T-Sheets

Assets:

  • Familiarity with hand tools, power tools & machinery is an asset

  • Construction, plumbing, landscaping, horticulture, or farming experience are assets

  • Ability to work independently and solve problems

  • Effective written and verbal communication skills

  • Entrepreneurial interest is a plus - we are open to employee ideas for running the best business possible, fostering a positive staff environment, and pursuing new projects, products, opportunities, and collaborations

Compensation:

  • Starting wage: $18 per hour

  • 24 hours minimum scheduled hours required per week

  • Potential for more shifts as projects and availability dictate

  • Paid training where required (WHMIS, Standard First Aid, Working from Heights, etc.)

  • Breaks throughout day - flexible and based on work tasks & staff needs

  • 1 hour unpaid lunch

  • 3 month probation period

  • Upon completion of probation period, access to profit sharing program and allowances for work boots, seasonal work clothing, phone expenses, and gas expenses.

  • Opportunities for advancement of roles & responsibilities

 

Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

WaterFarmers is committed to treating our staff in a respectful and fair manner, and ensuring a safe and healthy work environment. We are an equal opportunity employer and invite any candidate who meets the above requirements to apply. Only successful candidates will be contacted for an interview. Interviewees will be paid $36 (2 hours @ $18/hour) for their time, and will be asked to complete a paid trial shift.

 

Application Process

This job posting is open until April 15, with an immediate start date following a paid trial day. To apply, please send resumes and brief cover letter to garrett@waterfarmers.ca 


Date Posted

2022-04-04


Address

101 Harris Street, Unit B
Guelph, ON
N1E 5T2. Canada

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Company

Bos Landscaping


Job Description

BOS LANDSCAPING – located in Smithville Ontario- is committed to bringing our clients quality landscaping, that will enhance their outdoor experience that dreams are made of.

* We are looking to hire landscape construction team members to assist in high-end construction projects! *

Requirements:

  • Landscape experience
  • You have the ability to manage a worksite
  • Able to operate various equipment
  • Assist maintaining all company equipment
  • Prioritize quality work and customer service
  • Maintain a safe and clean jobsite
  • Submit proper and organized paperwork
  • Year round employment available.
  • Dependable team-player
  • Good time management skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Goal oriented, interested in learning
  • Integrity
  • Valid G driver’s license and own transportation

Benefits:

  • Full-Time year round work
  • Monday through Friday 50 hours a week, or flex days
  • Educational and Training opportunities to grow your career

Hourly wage: $25.00-$30.00 per hour – wages based on experience.

*Also, we have entry level positions for persons interested in building a career in Landscaping!*


Date Posted

2021-12-15


Address

2106 Regional Rd 20
Smithville, ON
L0R 1Y0. Canada

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Company

Calibre Concrete


Job Description

Year-round employment

Overtime available

Opportunity to advance

Competitive hourly wage

Benefits (medical and dental)

Retirement Savings Plan

Craft training on residential, architectural and landscape projects

To apply, visit http://careers.calibreconcrete.ca/apply

Company Profile

Calibre Concrete was originally founded in 1997 as John's Concrete Forming. In 2014, John's Concrete Forming re-branded as Calibre Concrete to better represent the type of service and product offered in order to produce perfectly crafted concrete while functioning as a valuable partner in larger industrial, commercial, and residential projects.

Position Summary

Reporting to the Foreman, the Labourer will work with the team and crew, to perform concrete construction work and assist the Foreman and/or Lead Hand with other duties as required or assigned.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Work with the assigned team/crew to complete tasks and fulfill project requirements
  • Help motivate the team or crew on the job site to perform work in an efficient manner
  • Assist in forming and pouring of concrete footings, walls, slabs, floors and stairs (commercial, residential and landscape)
  • Assemble and disassemble form work and place/tie rebar per drawings and scope
  • Assist with foundation and anchor bolt layout
  • Pour and finish concrete as required
  • Operate equipment if proper training/licensing has been obtained (i.e. skid steer, mini excavator etc.)
  • Build custom forms when required
  • Track and report materials/inventory taken from yard
  • Must be flexible and available to work overtime and Saturdays as required
  • Pre-trip inspections as required
  • Own transportation to Calibre yard
  • Participate in the training of employees
  • Comply with Calibre Concrete’s H&S Policy & OHSA, PPE requirements

Position Specifications (Qualifications)

Education / Knowledge / Experience

  • High School diploma or GED if applicable; post-secondary education is an asset
  • Experience in building construction is an asset
  • Experience operating construction equipment is an asset (i.e. skid steer, mini excavator etc.)
  • Knowledge of construction materials, methods and equipment is an asset
  • Experience reading construction drawings is an asset
  • WHMIS certificate
  • Working at Heights training certificate
  • Knowledge of the Occupational Health and Safety Act and safe work practices

Skills and Abilities

  • Mathematically inclined
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Strong communication skills; listening, oral, written and read
  • Good manual dexterity including ability to use small to mid-sized hand tools
  • Good judgement and self-motivated
  • Valid driver’s license, clean driver’s abstract and own transportation are required as is the ability to drive a company truck and be covered by fleet insurance
  • Ability to read a map and deal with traffic

Personal Attributes

  • Patient and tactful
  • Personable, reasonable and approachable
  • Positive attitude

Environment / Working Conditions

Work Environment

  • Construction work sites
  • Work outside in all weather conditions; must be able to endure outdoor environment (extreme cold and heat)
  • Company truck

Physical Demands

  • Ability to stand, walk, climb, stretch, bend, crouch, kneel, squat, push, pull, reach, and grasp
  • Driving in all weather and traffic conditions
  • Ability to lift and carry 100 pounds frequently and on a daily basis

Compensation

  • Paid Hourly
  • Benefits
  • Retirement Savings

Check out some of the work we do at www.calibreconcrete.ca https://www.instagram.com/calibreconcrete/

To apply, visit http://careers.calibreconcrete.ca/apply

We thank you for your expressed interest and wish to inform that only successful candidates will be contacted.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $18.00-$25.00 per hour


Date Posted

2022-04-12


Address

1680 Concession 4 W
Rockton, ON
L0R 1X0. Canada

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Company

Strongarm Group Ltd.


Job Description

Landscape Construction lead hand

  • Operation of equipment such as stone saws, jack hammers, drills etc
  • Operation of machinery such as skid steerer, excavator, trucks and trailers
  • Ability to read, comprehend and carry out landscape designs
  • Ability to organize and delegate tasks to crew members
  • Must be able to report all aspects of construction phases to foreman/management
  • Produce high quality work (masonry, patio grading etc.)
  • Carrying bricks and lumber, pushing wheelbarrows
  • Digging and raking for long durations
  • Reporting on time, daily to the foreman/management
  • Safely operate a truck with trailer on a daily basis
  • Load and unload work trucks
  • Maintaining/cleaning of work trucks and tools/equipment
  • Properly care for tools/equipment on job site to avoid loss or misuse
  • Ensure that all PPE is worn in compliance with company and legislative regulations

This is a full-time, year round position including winter season snow removal which entails:

  • Plowing parking lots and roadways for our commercial and residential sites
  • Organizing and overseeing sidewalk/salting crews
  • Must be available and on-call with 24 hours notice prior to snow removal shifts

Responsibilities:

  • Leading jobsites and overseeing important aspects of high end landscape construction jobs
  • Load and unload materials, tools, and equipment required to complete construction services on various sites within a crew
  • Full service hardscape construction for residential, commercial and multi-residential customers
  • Daily tasks include: operating machinery, driving trucks and trailers, carrying/laying brick, natural stone chiseling/mortaring, mixing mortar, loading/pushing wheel barrows, digging, raking and other hardscape construction duties
  • Inspect vehicles and equipment daily to ensure safe operation
  • Speak with clients in a professional manner when required.
  • Cooperate with managers/foreman and other employees

Requirements:

  • Experience in landscape/soft and hardscape construction
  • Product and material knowledge
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Valid G class Driver’s License
  • Ability to perform physically demanding work
  • Able to work and lead in a team environment
  • Professional demeanor when interacting with customers and co-workers

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $19.00-$23.00 per hour


Date Posted

2021-08-03


Address

501 Plains Rd. E
Burlington, ON
L7t 4J8. Canada

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Company

Bongro Group


Job Description

Bongro Landscape Group is a growing landscape construction company. We are looking for an experienced construction lead to perform the following duties:

Description:

  • Must have knowledge of practices, methods, equipment, material and tools used on a construction site. Must understand, manage and prevent occupational hazards and instruct crew on safety practices.
  • Must provide physical work along with crew and supervise crew at job sites.
  • Self-motivated, with good work ethic, team player, reliable and honest.
  • Plan day to day operations with Owners and give directions to crew.
  • Ability to accurately track crews work time.

Requirements:

Previous construction experience preferred, including but not limited to foundations, driveways, sidewalks, entrances/aprons, curbs, decks, pools etc.

Must have good work history, ability to work in a team environment.

Must have a clean Class G or DZ valid driver's license.


Date Posted

2022-04-13


Address

13175 Weston Road
King City , ON
L7B 1K4. Canada

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Company

Bongro Group


Job Description

Bongro Landscape Group is a growing landscape construction company. We are looking for an experienced construction/landscape supervisor to perform the following duties:

Description:

  • Must have knowledge of practices, methods, equipment, material and tools used on a construction site. Must understand, manage and prevent occupational hazards and instruct crew on safety practices.
  • Must provide physical work along with crew and supervise crew at job sites.
  • Self-motivated, with good work ethic, team player, reliable and honest.
  • Plan day to day operations with Owners and give directions to crew.
  • Ability to accurately track crews work time.

Requirements:

Previous construction experience preferred, including but not limited to foundations, driveways, sidewalks, entrances/aprons, curbs, decks, pools etc.

Must have good work history, ability to work in a team environment.

Must have a clean Class G or DZ valid driver's license.


Date Posted

2022-04-13


Address

13175 Weston Road
King City , ON
L7B 1K4. Canada

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Company

Lawrence Park Complete Garden Care Ltd


Job Description

Who we are?

Lawrence Park Complete Garden Care is an award-winning full-scale landscaping firm, specializing in landscape design & construction, lawn & garden care, irrigation & lighting, green roofs and horticulture. We are group of dedicated and creative professionals who are proud of the landscapes we create and maintain. We’ve been at it for over 30 years and we continue to grow – this is where you come in!

So what’s in it for you?

  • The chance to work on award-winning projects with an award-winning team.
  • The opportunity to work in beautiful Toronto neighborhoods.
  • Working for a company that values a supportive work environment.
  • Industry leading wages, along with profit sharing bonuses.
  • Group Health Benefits.
  • On the job training.
  • Personal Development Planning.
  • Employee of the Month recognitions and rewards.
  • Employee referral program.
  • Training allowance.
  • Fun social events.

Who are we looking for?

  • A self-motivated individual who is passionate about the work they do.
  • Someone creative, who has problem solving skills, can communicate well, is personable and can be flexible with the fast-paced environment and demands of the work.

What we need?

  • Landscape construction installation experience, that includes installing walkways, patios, driveways & retaining walls.
  • An understanding of hardscape materials and their installation practices.
  • General knowledge of landscaping practices, such as softscape installation, pruning, soil work and clean ups.
  • Experience operating machinery is an asset.
  • A minimum G license and comfortable driving large vehicles is also an asset.
  • Ability to work long hours, starting at 7am from Monday to Friday; along with occasional weekend work in the Spring and Fall.
  • Can meet the physical demands of working outdoors in varying weather conditions – Ontario weather is no joke!


Date Posted

2022-02-04


Address

3960 Chesswood Drive
Toronto, ON
M3J2W6. Canada

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Company

Clintar Commercial Outdoor Services


Job Description

  • Lead, train, supervise and motivate a crew of up to 10 members. Providing them with assistance in performing duties as necessary to meet deadlines.
  • Monitor and ensure the efficient and safe use of materials and equipment by crew. Ensure the proper use of PPE and that it is worn daily.
  • Monitor project activities to ensure that schedules are maintained, specifications and deadlines are met.
  • Attention to detail, organize, plan and prioritize work.
  • Manage, record and submit worked hours of the crew daily using our time management system. Ensure work tickets and vehicle logs are completed daily.
  • Ability to use landscaping tools such as, shovels, handsaws, pole pruner, sheers, line trimmers, and hedge pruners.
  • Effective and professional communication skills with the crew, management and clients.
  • Reporting of injury, illness or a near miss to Joint Health and Safety Committee
  • Enjoy working outdoors in all types of weather

Qualifications

  • Three (3) years landscaping experience
  • Valid G license
  • Knowledge of Occupational Health and Safety Act and First Aid
  • Landscape Horticulture Certification, Ontario Exterminator Landscape License, Mini Ex and Skid Steer Certification all an asset or the desire to obtain during employment.


Date Posted

2022-03-16


Address

16786 Steeles Ave
Hornby, ON
L0P 1E0. Canada

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Company

Timberscapes Inc.


Job Description

Timberscapes Inc. is a quickly growing Georgina based company. We are looking for a reliable, safety conscious & experienced landscape construction worker to be our LEAD HAND. Experience operating equipment: excavator, skid steer, saws etc. Skilled in stone work for retaining walls, patios & steps. Valid "G" license & own transportation to shop is required. A good candidate would love to work out doors even in inclement weather, be willing to work long hours, work as a team and be in a new location almost every day. On site to ensure job requirements are met, instruct crew members on proper work standards, interact with customers to resolve issues or answer questions, work along with crew members in completing all landscaping installations. Wages dependent on experience.

We would need from you: a valid Dz licence and own transportation to our yard; Work Saturday if required.

We can offer you: competitive wages, $22-30/hr, dependent on your experience; full time employment throughout the season with options for overtime; newer equipment.

Timberscapes Inc. is passionate about growing a well-rounded business where our employees not only do great work but enjoy doing it. We look forward to hearing from you!


Date Posted

2021-07-12


Address

25748 Park Rd., PO BOX 223
Sutton West, ON
L0E 1R0. Canada

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Company

The Gardener Landscaping (Burlington)


Job Description

Working outside in the great outdoors, how can it get any better than that? We are looking for Leaders who enjoy beautifying outdoor spaces and who get satisfaction from a job well done. Are you looking for a company that will give you the opportunity to grow and build a career? Then you have come to the right place! Come Grow with us!

Job Description:

Assign tasks based on work schedules, keep workers on task, complete timesheets and inspect the quality of work to ensure job requirements are met. Instruct crew members on proper work standards. Interact with customers to resolve issues or answer questions. Crew leader, work along with crew members in completing all landscaping installations/maintenance. Operate a variety of hand tools and equipment such as chain saws, hedge shears, sod cutters, pruning saws, mowing equipment, etc. to complete landscape and garden projects.

Qualifications & Requirements:

*Must have 2 years of experience in Landscape Maintenance as a Crew Leader

* Knowledge of how to run and maintain all lawn care equipment

*Have a strong work ethic, likes being part of a team

* Experienced lawn mowing, trimming, and garden bed maintenance

*Able to lead a crew of 1-3 people

*Good driving abstract and G Licence

*Experienced driving a truck and trailer

*Must be able to walk, crouch for long periods of time

***Take pride in what you do and enjoy a team atmosphere!

* Must be available until November-December to work Full-time

*Year-round work available

*Benefit program for full-time employees

**Pay is based on experience **

** Apprenticeship Program! **

 


Date Posted

2022-03-28


Address

1253 Silvan Forest Drive, Suite 10
Burlington, ON
L7M 0B7. Canada

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Company

Silver Pine Landscaping Ltd.


Job Description

Silver Pine Landscaping is currently hiring a crew leader for year round commercial/residential property maintenance.

A clean driving record and a G license are mandatory. Our yard is located at Hwy 11 and Bathurst in Newmarket, hours are Monday to Friday starting at 7 am and ending between 2-5 pm. Wage is dependent on driving experience and leadership skills, health benefits provided after 3 months.

The ideal candidate will have good leadership abilities and will be able to monitor their crew members for quality of work. Excellent communication skills are a must.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Leadership experience and the ability to monitor crew members for quality of work
  • Experience backing up with and driving with a trailer
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Attention to detail and a good work ethic

Summer duties (April 1 to October 31):

  • Supervising the maintenance crew
  • Reporting any issues/incidents to the owner
  • Mowing (zero-turn)
  • Trimming
  • Pruning
  • Maintaining gardens

Winter duties (November 1 to March 31):

  • Supervising the maintenance crew or snowplowings/salting (depending on experience)
  • Reporting any issues/incidents to the owner
  • Experience with plowing and operating a salter is an asset


Date Posted

2022-03-31


Address

1093 Graham Sideroad
Newmarket, ON
L3Y4V9. Canada

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Company

Gelderman Landscape Services


Job Description

  • Ability to operate all relevant equipment such as push mower, string trimmer, blower, stick edger
  • Operate walk-behind and zero turn mowers
  • Discuss daily plan with crew; attend tailgate meetings and Crew Leader meetings
  • Ensure truck and trailer are clean and organized as well as loaded safely
  • Responsible for the completion of daily timesheets for crew
  • Conduct performance evaluations alongside Production Manager for crew members
  • Train crew daily, as to proper techniques, work procedures, maintenance and safety issues
  • Demonstrate leadership and guidance to crew
  • Responsible for the delegation of crew tasks
  • Experience pruning and caring for trees and shrubs (hedge trimming etc.)
  • Walking of entire job sites for inspection
  • Interact with clients on site when needed, providing exceptional customer service in a polite and courteous manner
  • Ensure that all PPE’s are being worn in compliance with company and legislative regulations

Qualifications: College/University education in relevant discipline an asset, Valid G license, knowledge of plant material required, Minimum 3 years’ experience in landscape maintenance.


Date Posted

2022-03-30


Address

831 Centre Rd.
Waterdown, ON
L8N 2Z7. Canada

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Company

Royal City Nursery


Job Description

Are you awesome?  Enjoy making outdoor spaces come alive?  Have experience installing hard and softscapes in a residential landscape?  Royal City Nursery invites you to lead and manage our landscape and maintenance crews as we create beautiful and fulfilling outdoor spaces.  We are a dynamic third-generation horticulture based business, where we cultivate an open inclusive employee culture that is outdoors, physically active and dedicated to providing clients with the information and experience to create a successful lifestyle.

Our Mission: to make life beautiful naturally.

The position: Ideal candidates have run a successful landscape and or maintenance crews and look to lead within an established team of industry experts, where you assist in the organization of our crews, estimation of the job and oversee the installation and maintenance of residential hard and soft-scapes.

Skills and Responsibilities:

Assign tasks based on work schedules, keep workers on task, complete timesheets and inspect the quality of work to ensure job requirements are met. Instruct crew members on proper work standards. Interact with customers to resolve issues or answer questions as you work along with crew members to complete residential landscape installations and/ or maintenance. Please expects to operate a variety of hand tools and equipment such as packers, chain saws, hedge shears, sod cutters, pruning saws, mowing equipment, etc. to complete landscape and garden projects.


Date Posted

2022-03-27


Address

6838 Wellington Road 124
Guelph , ON
N1H 6J4. Canada

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Company

Davey Tree


Job Description

Position Overview – Arborist - Crew Lead

As a Crew Leader you will lead a team to various job sites throughout the week, ensuring the job is done right, on time and safely. You will be a subject matter expert providing guidance to the team and acting as a mentor for newer team members, assisting them in developing a better understanding of the Arboriculture profession. You will also work to provide an exceptional customer experience as the main point of contact for our clients.  

 

Job Duties

  • Safely and efficiently lead a crew in providing arboricultural care for our clients. 
  • Directs crew members and equipment as well as planning and executing the assigned work and tasks.
  • Responsible to supervise and assist in the proper maintenance, preparation and operation of all tools and equipment including hand tools, chainsaws, chippers, and aerial lifts.
  • Perform all aspects of tree pruning and removal services safely and skillfully for clients.
  • Including but not limited to:
  • Pruning, thinning, and removing deadwood throughout the tree canopy.
  • Installation of cables, bracing and lightning protection systems.
  • Removal of hazardous trees.
  • Provide expert tree trimming services and inspections to client properties.
  • Manage customer service expectations.
  • Abide by Davey and industry safety policies and procedures.

Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • Minimum 2 years experience as an Arborist.
  • Valid provincial driver’s license. Licensed to drive a 5-ton vehicle and air brake endorsement considered an asset.
  • The ability to understand and safely direct a team on the process of safely ascending tree canopies at all heights.
  • ISA certification or certificate of enrollment in an arboriculture program or equivalent.
  • Ability to lift and carry 50 lbs.
  • Strong tree, knot and shrub identification skills.

Additional Information

  • Full time. Year-round employment.
  • Occasional overtime required.
  • Must be 18 years of age or older.
  • Excellent Benefits package and RRSP Program
  • Employee owned company with stock purchase available after 1 year of service.
  • Davey Tree Expert Co. of Canada, Limited is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
  • Davey provides ongoing training and careers advancement opportunities.

Company Overview

Davey Tree Expert Co. of Canada, Limited has been performing tree care and vegetation management services across Canada since 1930. With over 850 employees, we continuously pride ourselves on unmatched quality and safety. Davey Tree has numerous crews that are professionally trained to provide tree trimming and removal services to ensure the scope of this contracted work is completed safely, and well before any deadlines. Our relatable experiences and industries serviced include notably Utilities, Municipalities, Government, Rail, Commercial and Residential.

Divisional Overview

With residential tree service offices across Canada, Davey and our employees are dedicated to providing all aspects of professional tree care for our customers. Davey Tree arborists live and work in your community. Our widespread team allows us to build a relationship with our clients to provide an exceptional customer experience.

 

We are proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.  As a service provider, our success depends upon our ability to attract and retain qualified personnel, regardless of their age, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other protected characteristics as established by federal, provincial law. 

 


Date Posted

2022-04-13


Address

611 Tradewind Drive
Ancaster, ON
L9G 4V5. Canada

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Company

Johns Nursery Landscape & Garden Centre


Job Description

We are seeking skilled and self-motivated individuals who have a genuine interest in landscape construction and who take pride in their work. In addition to having a passion for landscaping, candidates must have proven abilities as a team member participating in the construction of residential projects. Responsibilities will include all aspects of hard and soft landscape construction.

 

  • Customer and quality focus
  • Effective communication skills within a team and able to follow instructions
  • Ability to lead crew taking full responsibility of construction project and directing tasks
  • Friendly and a team-player
  • Attention to detail
  • Thorough knowledge of landscape construction techniques with the ability to build landscape designs with minimal supervision
  • Responsible, dependable and with high level of integrity
  • Strict following of health and safety guidelines
  • Ability to work outdoors in all weather conditions
  • Physical ability to lift 30-50lbs and bend, kneel and lift repeatedly
  • Safety training and formal landscape training (e.g. CHT, ICPI) would be an asset
  • Completely understands all aspects of landscaping in order to communicate effectively with clients, crew, and suppliers

Job Duties

  • Landscape layout
  • Landscape planting including large trees, perennials and shrubs
  • Install all materials to create stunning landscapes
  • Install paver patio and walkway stone, block retaining walls, Armour stone retaining walls, flagstone patios
  • Install base and screeding
  • Lay and align stones according to construction plans and specifications
  • Cut and shape materials using abrasive saw and power grinders
  • Perform various other tasks as required on-site, e.g. operate machinery like skid steers, excavators, stone saws

Required Skills

  • Solid understanding of masonry/bricklaying techniques
  • Experience working with all types of natural stone, concrete block, bricks and pavers
  • Extensive experience in installing paver patios, walkways, Armour stone and steps
  • Great attention to detail and precision
  • Ability to operate masonry equipment to cut and trim bricks and concrete blocks to specifications using hand and power tools
  • Effectively able to read sketches and blueprints to complete jobs
  • Valid drivers license
  • Skills to perform all of the above in a safe, efficient and compliant manner

We offer

  • Good company atmosphere
  • Do our best to support work-life balance
  • We support professional development
  • Pay between $24 - $30 per hour, depending on skill level
  • Weekends and public holidays off
  • We support a work-life balance, e.g. flexible time off for special family occasions

 

 


Date Posted

2022-04-12


Address

1060 Lobinsger Line
Waterloo, ON
N2J4G8. Canada

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Company

Green Collar Inc.


Job Description

Assign tasks based on work schedules, keep workers on task, complete timesheets and inspect the quality of work to ensure job requirements are met. Instruct crew members on proper work standards. Interact with customers to resolve issues or answer questions. Crew leaders, also called foreperson, work along with crew members in completing all landscaping installations/maintenance. Operate a variety of hand tools and equipment such as packers, chain saws, hedge shears, sod cutters, pruning saws, mowing equipment, etc. to complete landscape and garden projects.


Date Posted

2022-04-12


Address

1632 Wilson Street West
Ancaster, ON
L0R 1R0. Canada

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Company

Heritage Green Landscape Contractors


Job Description

Looking to fill positions construction positions from crew leader to laborer

Duties include;

-Excavation using mini excavators and skid steers

-Reading landscape plans and able to run a small crew

-Installation of base for landscape projects

-Laying patio stones, retaining walls, sodding, grading,

-pruning shrubs and trees

-operating machinery such as; skid steers, mini excavators, stone saws, sod cutters, etc...

-Valid driver's license (clean abstract)

-snow removal experience is an asset

-must have own transportation to shop

-wage dependent on experience

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: To be discussed based on experience.

 

 


Date Posted

2022-04-14


Address

992 Garner Road East
Ancaster, ON
L9G 3K9. Canada

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Company

HDVS Landscaping


Job Description

HDVS Landscaping is a small customer-oriented business dealing with high end clientele. We provide the best possible service while focusing on the small details and the end results.

We are looking for your expertise, personality and input to improve our already outstanding team. We are looking for a foreman / crew leader and labourer for our hardscape crew. As well as a foreman for our maintenance crew.

Currently based out of Massey Ontario, with majority of jobs located in Sudbury. Rideshare is available if needed. Candidates requiring relocation from out of town can be provided support to make the transition easier.

Employees also have access to company perks and connections. Salary is negotiable dependent on previous experience and expertise. Longer employment with HDVS will also be rewarded with possible bonuses and salary increases.

Check out our Facebook page or our website at hdvsonline.com for what our company has accomplished.

If you are interested or have any other questions, send your resume to hansvs@gmail.com and we will get back to you!


Date Posted

2022-04-14


Address

91 Seldom Seen Road
Massey, ON
P0P1P0. Canada

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Company

Plantscape (Windsor) Inc


Job Description

The CREW LEADER/FOREMAN  is responsible for working independently and as a team member under the direction of Foreman. Will be working independently or as a team, to install landscaping/ hardscaping material as per scope of work provided and performed up to industry standards. Responsible for ensuring crew and site health & safety measures are in place and are being respected. Efficiently complete all landscape tasks according to plan, with the focus of quality and production. Maintain a positive and motivating work environment; at the shop and job site. Responsible for the cultivation and care of the landscaping and grounds surrounding a business or building. Plants flowers, mows, pulls weeds, repairs structures, and maintains outside of buildings.


Date Posted

2022-04-19


Address

1100 Highway 3
Oldcastle, ON
N0R1L0. Canada

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Company

Creative Pools & Landscaping


Job Description

We are looking for an experienced and creative landscape construction foreman.  Must have a valid drivers license and able to get to the job site in the york region area.Must have specific knowledgeand understanding of drawings, machine operation, installation methods of interlock pavers/retaining walls and a general construction. Must be able to supervise a jobsite with 2-3 other employees.


Date Posted

2022-04-29


Address

16715-12 Yonge St
Newmarket , ON
L3X1X4. Canada

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Company

Testing


Job Description

Assign tasks based on work schedules, keep workers on task, complete timesheets and inspect the quality of work to ensure job requirements are met. Instruct crew members on proper work standards. Interact with customers to resolve issues or answer questions. Crew leaders, also called foreperson, work along with crew members in completing all landscaping installations/maintenance. Operate a variety of hand tools and equipment such as packers, chain saws, hedge shears, sod cutters, pruning saws, mowing equipment, etc. to complete landscape and garden projects.


Date Posted

2022-05-05


Address

test
test, ON
test. Canada

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Company

Onocon


Job Description

Onocon Group of Companies is seeking a full-time Landscape Foreman to join the team. We are located in Mississauga and perform various residential, commercial, and industrial projects in the Greater Toronto Area.  The ideal candidate should be motivated, well-organized and a team player.  

Job Type: Full-time

Shift: 44 Hours a week

Employee health benefits available after 3-months of service

Landscape Responsibilities

  • Plan, manage, and supervise landscape construction work

  • Working with Landscape Manager to finalize details of landscape

  • Uphold the landscaping design and ensure plant growth

  • Operate various gas-powered equipment, including trimmers, lawn mowers, chain saws, etc.

  • Plant new decorative bushes, flowers, plants, and shrubs

  • Assist in loading and unloading materials & tools

  • Must be able to operate landscaping equipment including lawnmowers (including push, ride-on and zero-turn), leaf blowers, and hedge trimmers

  • Managing multiple install jobs and work orders at the same time

  • Maintain a clean worksite during and after all jobs

  • Must always be in uniform and maintain a standard of personal hygiene

Requirements

  • Post-Secondary Education or equivalent qualification

  • Minimum 2 years’ experience

  • High attention to detail with excellent organizational skills

  • Able to endure outdoor various weather conditions

  • Professional communication and interpersonal skills highly recommended

  • Able to work in fast paced environment while meeting deadlines 

  • Directing crew on site and leading them through tasks and projects

  • Experienced with towing trailers

  • Oblige to Health & Safety rules and regulations

  • Must have valid driver’s license (minimum G, A license preferred)

  • WHMIS (Preferred)


Date Posted

2022-05-06


Address

2299 Drew Rd Unit 33
Mississauga, ON
L5S1A3. Canada

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Company

Drummond Brothers Landscaping


Job Description

Assign tasks based on work schedules, keep workers on task, complete job logs and inspect the quality of work to ensure job requirements are met. Instruct crew members on proper work standards. Interact with customers to resolve issues or answer questions. Crew leaders, also called foreperson, work along with crew members in completing all landscaping installations/maintenance. Operate a variety of hand tools and equipment such as packers, chain saws, hedge shears, sod cutters, pruning saws, mowing equipment, etc. to complete landscape and garden projects.


Date Posted

2022-05-09


Address

4144 Road 164
Mitchell, ON
N0K 1N0. Canada

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Company

Fossil Landscapes


Job Description

We are curently looking for a canidate to assist in our construction divison as a lead hand/foreperson. 

  • Landscape construction experience
  • Experience with installing hardscapes, including retaining walls, pavers, stone patios, and water features
  • Handle all aspects of job installation
  • Read and understand construction drawings
  • Self-motivated with good time management skills and the desire to put forth and execute new ideas
  • Experience operating mini-excavators and skid steers
  • Experience using hand tools, machines
  • The ability to work as a team
  • Lead a crew and delegate duties
  • Communicate progress to management
  • Attention to detail
  • Ensure everyone on site is practicing good health and safety
  • Able to train crew
  • Good relationship skills for customers and crew members
  • Log job activity and collect receipts to pass on to management
  • A flexible schedule and be able to work Monday – Friday, plus Saturdays during peak season
  • A valid drivers' license with clean driver’s abstract is preferred
  • Transportation to our office in south Etobicoke for 7:30 every morning is required
  • Some winter work may be available (not snow removal!)

 


Date Posted

2022-05-13


Address

137
ETOBICOKE, ON
M8W 3C3. Canada

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Company

R.E. Landscaping & Contracting Inc.


Job Description

Experienced Landscape Foreman
R.E. Landscaping & Contracting Inc is looking for an enthusiastic and experienced landscape supervisor to join our crew. Several years experience in the landscape industry is a requirement. The applicant must have experience running a crew & being responsible for job sites at various levels, including following health & safety protocol, arranging for material deliveries, following a schedule & budget. The applicant is required to have hands on experience operating equipment, such as a skid steer, excavator, load & laser levels. Applicant must have the ability to read & understand landscape drawings. The applicant must have a mobile device & the ability to keep track of crew hours & job site notes on an app provided by the company.

Applicants must be able to be on their feet for several hours at a time, and able and willing to work outdoors through various types of weather. Full time hours throughout the Spring/Summer & Fall, part-time throughout winter, if requested.
References required.


Date Posted

2021-07-12


Address

56 Bethune Road South
Huntsville, ON
P1H2J2. Canada

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Company

Peel Exterior Maintenance Inc.


Job Description

Required Duties:

  • Operation of motor vehicle equipment and power tools equipment (commercial zero-turn riding mowers, line trimmers, blowers, etc.)
  • Equipment maintenance
  • Trash / debris pickup
  • Other assorted tasks that relate to lawn and landscape maintenance operations.
  • Responsible for directing crew of 2 - 4 laborers in daily operations including quality control punctuality, and safety
  • Candidates must have strong organizational skills, ability to complete appropriate paperwork, and possess good leadership and communications skills.

General Requirements:

  • Availability to work a varied schedule (including Saturdays as needed) in sometimes adverse weather conditions
  • Previous experience as a Lawn Maintenance Crew Member
  • Knowledge of Commercial Mowing practices
  • Ability to consistently lift 60+ pounds and walk 2+ miles per day
  • Strong knowledge of mechanical equipment maintenance
  • Able to Drive company vehicle to jobsite locations

Working Conditions:

  • Ability to endure exposure to heat, rain, dust and remote conditions.


Date Posted

2021-07-08


Address

44 Armstrong Avenue
Georgetown, ON
L7G4R9. Canada

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Company

Timberscapes Inc.


Job Description

Timberscapes Inc. is a quickly growing Georgina based company. We are looking for a reliable, safety conscious & experienced landscape construction worker to be our LEAD HAND. Experience operating equipment: excavator, skid steer, saws etc. Skilled in stone work for retaining walls, patios & steps. Valid "G" license & own transportation to shop is required. A good candidate would love to work out doors even in inclement weather, be willing to work long hours, work as a team and be in a new location almost every day. Wages dependent on experience.

We would need from you: a valid G or D licence and own transportation to our yard; Work Saturday if required.

We can offer you: competitive wages dependent on your experience; full time employment throughout the season with options for overtime; newer equipment.

Timberscapes Inc. is passionate about growing a well rounded business where our employees not only do great work but enjoy doing it. We look forward to hearing from you!

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $22.00-$28.00 per hour based on experience


Date Posted

2021-06-30


Address

25748 Park Rd., PO BOX 223
Sutton West, ON
L0E 1R0. Canada

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Company

Lindsay Landscape


Job Description

Assign tasks based on work schedules, keep workers on task, complete timesheets and inspect the quality of work to ensure job requirements are met. Instruct crew members on proper work standards. Interact with customers to resolve issues or answer questions. Crew leaders, also called foreperson, work along with crew members in completing all landscaping installations/maintenance. Operate a variety of hand tools and equipment such as packers, chain saws, hedge shears, sod cutters, pruning saws, mowing equipment, etc. to complete landscape and garden projects.


Date Posted

2021-07-05


Address

3968 Russell Rd, Billing Address Line 2
Ottawa, ON
K1G 3N2. Canada

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Company

Harrows Landscaping


Job Description

Assign tasks based on work schedules, keep workers on task, complete timesheets and inspect the quality of work to ensure job requirements are met. Instruct crew members on proper work standards. Interact with customers to resolve issues or answer questions. Crew leaders, also called foreperson, work along with crew members in completing all landscaping installations/maintenance. Operate a variety of hand tools and equipment such as packers, chain saws, hedge shears, sod cutters, pruning saws, mowing equipment, etc. to complete landscape and garden projects.


Date Posted

2021-06-28


Address

2440 Lloydtown-Aurora Road,
King City, ON
L7B 1A3. Canada

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Company

Advance Landscaping Co Ltd


Job Description

Advance Landscaping Co Ltd is a well respected, Landscape Design, Build & Maintain firm with over 40 years in business.  We are proud of our team of long term employees and are looking to expand our Landscape Construction division with the addition of an individual who will fit in with our small, unique company.  The position would begin in March 2022. 

Our Landscape Construction team is responsible for the creation of a range of projects for our clients, who are frequently repeat customers.  We take great pride in our work and it is important to us that our employees feel the same.  

Our Landscape Construction Foreperson is required to be experienced in hardscape installations, such as interlocking brick, and retaining walls, in addition to other soft landscaping projects like planting, sodding, mulching and drainage work. Experience in other aspects of construction such as woodworking, water features and low voltage lighting is an asset.  Our Foreperson would direct their team of two or more in a professional, responsible manner, following company policies and procedures.  The individual should be proficient in the operation of a variety of smaller, mechanical landscaping equipment such as, but not limited to, plate tampers and stone saws; experience with larger equipment such as skid steers and loaders would be a definite asset.  

The Foreperson position requires the individual to have a valid drivers license and proficiency in the safe operation of trucks and trailers.  Organizational skills are also a requirement in order to complete projects in an efficient manner; and completing the necessary paperwork such as job sheets and vehicle logs.  Communication skills are a necessity as the Foreperson is provided direction from our supervisor, and they frequently interact with our clients, responding to their questions, requests or concerns. We value punctuality, reliability and loyalty.  

Please email us your resume, and let us know why you feel you would be a good addition to Advance Landscaping's team.  


Date Posted

2021-06-29


Address

2026 Blue Heron Drive
London, ON
N6H 5L8. Canada

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Company

Cambridge Landscaping & Construction Ltd.


Job Description

Crew Leader/Foreperson work closely with Project Managers to successfully complete projects with an emphasis on safety, timeliness, and budget.

Crew Leader/Foreperson scope of work will encompass executing construction tasks on time and on schedule. This includes completing documentation related to work performed, supplies received, subcontractors and Health & Safety requirements. They will also provide direction and training to Labourers as required. The work is outdoors, in a fast paced and team-focused environment.

Duties

  • Plan, schedule, and execute construction tasks in accordance with the construction schedule.
  • Ensure subcontractors arrive on site and conduct their work as specified and as scheduled.
  • Maintain communications with Management and Operations regarding the planning and execution of construction tasks as it relates to meeting schedule and budget targets, quality of products and installations, conduct of staff and subcontractors under supervision, relations with subcontractors, employees, vendors and customers, and uses management and co-workers as a resource in the efficient execution of the work.
  • Consistently maintain a high quality of workmanship on construction tasks within the specifications and budget provided for in the contract.
  • Devise and initiate solutions to on-site business and construction issues related to materials, staffing, subcontractors, quality, schedule, customer satisfaction, health and safety, budget, specifications, design, additions and deletions, changes in scope of work.
  • Maintain a daily log of events relating to attendance on site, equipment, subcontractors, consultants, clients, and owners.
  • Always maintain positive public regard to CLC management, employees, vendors and clients.
  • Comply with and enforce, the duties outlined within the Occupational Health and Safety Act and Regulations for Constructions Projects.
  • Perform snow maintenance duties as required.

Employment Requirements

  • Familiar with civil engineering and/or landscaping construction processes and projects.
  • Ability to interpret construction drawings and specifications.
  • Ability to use MS Word and Excel.
  • Familiar with the Ontario Building Code.
  • Valid driver’s licence with clean abstract is required.


Date Posted

2021-07-29


Address

1718 Morrison Road
Cambridge, ON
N1R 5S2. Canada

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Company

Quigley Landscaping Inc


Job Description

Assign tasks based on work schedules, keep workers on task, complete timesheets and inspect the quality of work to ensure job requirements are met. Instruct crew members on proper work standards. Interact with customers to resolve issues or answer questions. Crew leaders, also called foreperson, work along with crew members in completing all landscaping installations/maintenance. Operate a variety of hand tools and equipment such as packers, chain saws, hedge shears, sod cutters, pruning saws, mowing equipment, etc. to complete landscape and garden projects.

Must have truck/trailer experince and a clean valid G license.


Date Posted

2021-07-12


Address

2069 Preston Road
Cavan, ON
K9J 0G5. Canada

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Company

Jay McKinnon Company


Job Description

  • Assign tasks based on work schedules, keep workers on task, complete timesheets and inspect the quality of work to ensure job requirements are met.
  • Instruct crew members on proper work standards.
  • Interact with customers to resolve issues or answer questions.
  • Crew leaders, also called foreperson, work along with crew members in completing all landscaping installations/maintenance.
  • Operate a variety of hand tools and equipment such as skid steer, stone saw, compactor, chop saw, table saw etc. to complete landscape and garden projects.


Date Posted

2021-07-14


Address

215 DeRuiter Drive
Strathroy, ON
N7G 4A6. Canada

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Company

Pratt's Lawn Care & Landscapes


Job Description

Landscape Team Leader

We have a well-established amazing team of people and are looking to expand!

Assign tasks based on work schedules, keep workers on task, complete timesheets and inspect the quality of work to ensure job requirements are met. Instruct crew members on proper work standards. Interact with customers to resolve issues or answer questions. Crew leaders, also called foreperson, work along with crew members in completing all landscaping installations/maintenance. Operate a variety of hand tools and equipment such as packers, chain saws, hedge shears, sod cutters, pruning saws, mowing equipment, etc. to complete landscape and garden projects.

 

Landscape Team Leader

  • Keen, energetic, and effective leader with a minimum of 3-5 years industry experience and 1 year as a lead hand or foreman
  • have a well-rounded background in the main landscape trades, including, landscape masonry, carpentry, horticulture, lighting, ponds and water features, planting, natural stonework, rock gardens and sodding
  • Smart, creative, and resourceful. Motivated to make up for any lack of experience with a strong desire to learn and grow into this position
  • Have a working knowledge of the Workplace Safety Act and are committed to maintaining a safe workplace
  • Have a first aid certification
  • Safe driver with a clean driving record, and have the ability to drive small truck and trailer rigs
  • Organized and strategic thinker with the ability to read landscape drawings and implement project workplans/schedules
  • Leadership skills beneficial to a positive work environment with a productive crew that meets or exceeds targets
  • You will assume responsibility for the day to day inspection and maintenance of construction equipment, and for fostering a “tool care aware” culture within the company.
  • Must have a valid “G” license. A D license would also be ideal

Preferred qualifications

  • CLT/CLP/CLP/HORTICULTURE DEGREE
  • Preferred Experience 
  • 1-2 Years Leadership Experience
  • 3+ Years in landscape industry
  • Compensation 
  • Performance Bonuses
  • Yearly Salary


Date Posted

2021-07-19


Address

3237 Muskoka rd 169 box 383
Bala, ON
P0C 1A0. Canada

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Company

Greenlane Champion Property Services


Job Description

Family owned and operated in Richmond Hill, our full service landscape-construction company handles all types of residential and commercial projects. We have over 25 years of experience serving the Greater Toronto Area.

We are looking for a Landscape Technician / Construction Lead Hand to join our team.

Landscape Technician / Construction Lead Hand responsibilities include:

  • Assist in the preparation of job sites prior to the beginning of a project.
  • Assist in the construction of walkways, patios, retaining walls, step systems, pillars, grading, sodding, planting, wood structures, etc.
  • Assist with delegating job tasks with timelines to appropriate crew members.
  • Assist in maintaining the cleanliness and organization of the job site and equipment.
  • Ensure project is completed according to project schedule.
  • Assist in performing maintenance on tools and equipment.
  • Complete daily logs, various reports and progress logs.
  • Comply with all company policies and regulations.

Successful applicants will possess the following skills and traits:

  • 3+ years in a landscape construction supervisory role.
  • Experience working in commercial and residential landscape construction.
  • Solid understanding of hardscape materials and their installation practices.
  • Experience installing interlock, retaining walls, patios, driveways, etc.
  • Experience with carpentry for the completion of concrete forms, fences, decks, etc.
  • Experience and knowledge in heavy equipment and tools.
  • Able to read and interpret blueprints and structural drawings.
  • Effective planning, scheduling, productivity, time management and record keeping skills.
  • Able to work outdoors in various conditions.
  • Ability to work flexible hours, Monday through Friday with the occasional weekend.
  • Valid G Driver's License.

Greenlane Landscape Design~Build offers:

  • Year round employment (snow work during winter months).
  • Competitive compensation.
  • Performance based bonuses.
  • Paid Benefits for full time employees.
  • Opportunities for advancement and education to further your career are available.


Date Posted

2021-09-16


Address

556 Edward Ave, Unit 70
Richmond Hill, ON
L4C9Y5. Canada

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Company

Crimson Leaf Landscaping Ltd


Job Description

Assign tasks based on work schedules, keep workers on task, complete timesheets and inspect the quality of work to ensure job requirements are met.

Instruct crew members on proper work standards.

Interact with customers to resolve issues or answer questions.

Crew leaders, also called foreperson, work along with crew members in completing all landscaping installations/maintenance.

Operate a variety of hand tools and equipment such as trucks, trailers, skid steers, mini excavators, packers, stone/chain saws, etc. to complete landscape projects.


Date Posted

2021-09-21


Address

1115 Sodom Rd, Sodom Rd
Dundas, ON
L9H 5E2. Canada

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Company

Valterra Landscaping


Job Description

Landscape Foreman

  • Durham, York region, Barrie and suburbs surrounding the GTA
  • Permanent Position, shop located in Schomberg, ON
  • Days starting at 7:00 AM to 5:30pm
  • hourly salary depending on expertise and experience
  • Stable Work Environment, work available throughout winter months
  • Paid Bi-Weekly, Overtime Available

Valterra Landscaping is a diverse company that does Commercial and Residential landscaping. We pride ourselves on our excellent quality of work and team work.

As their new Foreman you will enjoy working outdoors, being hands on, and working as part of a team.  In this role, you will be exposed to a variety of job sites that will help grow your skills.  You are eager to learn and willing to try something new, of course while following careful instruction so that you’re always working safely. This is a great opportunity for someone that take pride in their work, committed to being an active team member, and not afraid of some hard work.

What you’ll be doing…

  • Lay interlock including grading and cutting
  • Building retaining walls including layout and operating equipment
  • Plant trees and shrubs
  • Raking and shoveling to grade
  • Operating hand and power tools, as well as construction equipment. we have skid steers, excavators and dozers
  • Complete daily tasks using safe work practices

You will bring to the team

  • A background in Residential and Commercial Landscape 
  • Exposure to Underground work is helpful
  • Experience operating Skid Steer, Mini Excavator, mid size excavators
  • Understanding of Finish Grade and Slopes  
  • Excellent listening and communication skills; has integrity, is a reliable and honest person with a professional attitude
  • Available and flexible to work Monday to Friday and Saturday as required. 
  • PPE Required: CSA Approved Work Boots, High Visibility Vest/Shirt
  • Own, reliable transportation, must be able to get to the job site every day
  • Full G License with clean abstract, also D or DZ or AZ licences would be an asset, any certificates are an asset

 


Date Posted

2021-09-09


Address

16825 Hwy 27
Schomberg, ON
L0G1T0. Canada

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Company

Curbz Landscaping Inc


Job Description

Calling all (really great) Landscaping Foremen

Now’s the time to consider a move to something better. Curbz Landscaping is a Toronto based, award winning design build landscape company looking to add an experienced Landscape Foreman to our roster of rock stars.

Located in Leaside, we service the GTA providing landscaping solutions that give our clients every reason to love the outdoors again. We love what we do and you should too. If you believe you have the skills, experience and passion to deliver outstanding workmanship, and an honest day’s work, then we want to talk to you.

You may already be a foreman but feeling a little under-appreciated and looking for a place where you will be rewarded and recognized. Or you may be a lead hand ready to move up the ladder to foreman. Either way, your skill set reflects a level of expertise that parallels our commitment to superior service and exceptional results.

What you bring:

· A keen understanding of landscape principles and best practices

· A hands-on approach to getting it done

· An eye for detail, strong organization, communication and planning skills

· Team management and training skills

· 5-10 years design build experience

· A clean driving record and confidence with machines, trailers and flatbeds

What we offer:

· A competitive compensation package, including benefits (Health spending account)

· A chance to challenge conventional thinking to create award winning landscapes

· Solid “we got your back” support in a work hard, play hard environment

· All the machines and gadgets to help you optimize efficiency including iPhone, iPad, F-150 truck and trailer, an organized, well-equipped yard of supplies, tools and equipment

· Great parties with really cool people

· A chance to make a difference

Compensation:

We’re willing to pay for talent and if you bring a strong resume and references to the table, we’re open to negotiate aggressively to win you over. We promise a rewarding career and a culture to make you want to stay and grow with us.

 


Date Posted

2021-08-05


Address

52 Laurelcrest Ave
Toronto , ON
M3H 2A4. Canada

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Company

Millennium Landscape Design & Construction


Job Description

Landscape Construction Foreman must be dedicated and knowledgeable in all aspects of the landscape construction field. They must have a good understanding of site plans, while delegating and overseeing employees.

Successful Candidates will possess the following skills and traits:

  • At least 3 years experience with excavators/skid steers, dump trucks and trailers with a valid Ontario driver's G license
  • Working knowledge of landscaping, including installing Interlocking stone, retaining walls, natural stone and mason work
  • Ability to perform manual labour duties and lift up to 50 lbs
  • Great leadership skills
  • Possess a strong work ethic and attention to detail
  • Good verbal communication and organizational skills
  • Ability to work well within a fast-paced team environment
  • Enjoy working outdoors for extended periods of time

Starting wage is $28.00 per hour and could increase based on the applicant’s skill level and experience.


Date Posted

2021-08-16


Address

12106 Highway 48
Stouffville, ON
L4A7X5. Canada

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Company

Rockcliffe Landscaping Inc.


Job Description

  • Assign tasks based on work schedules
  • Keep workers on task
  • Complete timesheets 
  • Inspect the quality of work to ensure job requirements are met
  • Instruct crew members on proper work standards
  • Interact with customers to resolve issues or answer questions

Crew leaders, also called foreperson, work along with crew members in completing all landscaping installations. Operate a variety of hand tools and equipment such as packers, quick cut, laser levels, mini excavators, and skid steers.  


Date Posted

2021-12-10


Address

5495 Canotek Road
Ottawa, ON
K1J !H4. Canada

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Company

Nature's Own Landscape & Nursery Ltd.


Job Description

  • Assign tasks based on work schedules, keep workers on task, complete timesheets and inspect the quality of work to ensure job requirements are met.
  • Instruct crew members on proper work standards.
  • Interact with customers to resolve issues or answer questions.
  • Crew leaders, also called foreperson would have to be motivated and lead by example and would work along with crew members in completing all landscape construction projects.
  • You would need to be able to operate a skidsteer, stone saws, and other small power equipment. 
  • We would also require a person in this position to have between 3-5 years experience. 


Date Posted

2022-01-11


Address

874 Hwy # 20 W
Fenwick, ON
L0S 1C0. Canada

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Company

Blue 2 Green Group Ltd


Job Description

Blue 2 Green is a long standing, reputable Swimming Pool Fill In Demolition Company. We work exclusively in the GTA and surrounding areas.

We have been operating in Ontario for over 20 years and continuously give high quality solutions to our neighbours. We are transforming backyards to the different stages of our customer lifestyles. Currently we are growing and looking to hire an experienced Foreperson. 

JOB DUTIES

Assign tasks based on work schedules, keep workers on task, complete timesheets and inspect the quality of work to ensure job requirements are met. Instruct crew members on proper work standards. Interact with customers to resolve issues or answer questions. Crew leaders, also called foreperson, work along with crew members in completing all landscaping installations/maintenance. 

  • Hands-on approach to overseeing operations and workers
  • Excellent time management to ensure productivity and completion of jobs within given timeframes
  • Ensuring the safety of a 3-4 employee crew
  • Responsible for Mini Excavator and Skid Steer (Pilot/Cat controls) operation
  • Driving to and from location, loading and unloading machines on job site
  • Concrete saws, materials, company reposts, traffic protection plan
  • You must be experience with the hydraulic hammer attachment and all aspects of back filling, final grading, sodding properties and know how to operate concrete saws, skid steers, mini excavators
  • Resolve problems when they arise

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • Minimum 3-5 yrs experience in Landscape/Construction in Management or Lead Hand Position
  • Clean driver’s abstract, minimum AR/AZ Driver's Licence (in good standing), with minimum 3 years experience is also welcome/asset, reliable vehicle, cell phone
  • This person must be detail oriented, quality driven and knowledgeable about industry practices and proper use of materials
  • Loves working outdoors rain or shine
  • Physically fit, accountable, responsible and results oriented, able to lift 50 lbs
  • Good Teamwork and communications skills
  • Excellent Organization and Leadership Skills
  • Daily Inspections of Equipment and Mechanical maintenance
  • In-depth knowledge of Construction procedures and Equipment
  • Start time 7am
  • Candidate must own and wear; CSA approved Steel Toe Boots, plus CSA approved Rubber Boots, Hard Hats, eye & ear protection and gloves
  • Must have references

Job Perks:

  • Competitive compensation
  • End of season bonus
  • Opportunity for growth
  • Team lunches
  • Long weekends off
  • Company uniform supplied (hat, t-shirt, sweatshirt)


Date Posted

2022-01-11


Address

245 Fairview Mall Dr Suite #436
Toronto, ON
M2J 4T1. Canada

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Company

Oriole Landscaping


Job Description

  • Assign tasks based on work schedules,
  • Keep workers on task,
  • Complete timesheets and inspect the quality of work to ensure job requirements are met.
  • Instruct crew members on proper work standards. Interact with customers to resolve issues or answer questions.
  • Crew leaders, also called foreperson, work along with crew members in completing all landscaping installations.
  • Operate a variety of hand tools and equipment such as articulated loader, laser level, quickcut, plate compactor, jumping jack, air compressor, to complete landscape projects.


Date Posted

2021-12-29


Address

36 Northline Road
Toronto, ON
M4B 3E2. Canada

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Company

Rock Crest Landscaping


Job Description

  • Assign tasks based on work schedules, keep workers on task, complete timesheets and inspect the quality of work to ensure job requirements are met.
  • Instruct crew members on proper work standards.
  • Interact with customers to resolve issues or answer questions.
  • Crew leaders, also called foreperson, work along with crew members in completing all landscaping installations/maintenance.
  • Operate a variety of hand tools and equipment such as compactors, chain saws, stone saws, skid steers, excavators, etc. to complete landscape projects.


Date Posted

2021-12-31


Address

510 Ofield Rd N
Hamilton, ON
L9H 5E2. Canada

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Company

Magenta Landscape & Property Care


Job Description

Crew leaders, also called foreperson, work along with crew members in completing all landscaping installations/maintenance.

  • Assign tasks based on work schedules
  • Keep workers on task,
  • Complete timesheets and inspect the quality of work to ensure job requirements are met.
  • Instruct crew members on proper work standards.
  • Interact with customers to resolve issues or answer questions.
  • Operate a variety of hand tools and equipment such as packers, chain saws, hedge shears, sod cutters, pruning saws, mowing equipment, etc. to complete landscape and garden projects.


Date Posted

2022-01-03


Address

6 humberline drive
Etobicoke, ON
M9W 6X8. Canada

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Company

Royal Standard Landscaping


Job Description

Summary Description: All Royal Standard Landscaping team members are expected to provide comprehensive seasonal lawn and garden care of residential properties on a weekly basis with a positive and professional attitude. At Royal Standard Landscaping a positive attitude means eagerly engaging the day's schedule work as well as seeing unexpected challenges as opportunities to develop team cooperation, collaboration, and creativity.

As a Crew Leader/Foreperson we expect you to assign tasks based on work schedules, keep workers on task, confirm accuracy of timesheets and inspect the quality of work to ensure job requirements are met. Instruct crew members on proper work standards. Interact with customers to resolve issues or answer questions. Communicate with office staff with updates as required. Operate a variety of hand tools and equipment such as pruners, chain saws, hedge shears, sod cutters, pruning saws, mowing equipment and blowing equipment to complete landscape and garden projects.

Tasks and Responsibilities: Attendance at the shop at the open and close of each day is what engagement looks like at Royal Standard Landscaping. Weekly attendance and engaged participation in Tuesday morning team meetings is part of being on the Royal Standard team. Landscape gardeners are responsible for: patterned lawn mowing, controlled line trimming, mindful blowing, attentive hedge trimming, purposeful pruning, knowledgeable weeding, clean edging, gentle cultivating, appropriate plant care (staking, dead-heading, thinning, etc.), Integrated Pest Management (IPM) and basic equipment and vehicle maintenance.

Minor Functions: Team members are also expected to: help clean the shop and truck, receive orders at the shop, and source job materials at suppliers within the city (Home Depot, Sheridan Nurseries, etc.).

Assist with Other Jobs: When necessary, team members are expected to willingly help with planting (annuals, perennials, small trees, and shrubs)and garden installation projects (removals, mulching, soiling, gravel/stones), deliver vehicles and equipment for repair and maintenance, and water and care for nursery stock at the shop.

Qualifications: A valid G driver’s license is required. Industry certification is advantageous but non-essential.

Skill Requirements: Team members must be able to contribute to a team of two or more members. At Royal Standard Landscaping contributing means being able to share ideas, resolve conflict, and problem solve while either on a large property or shoulder to shoulder in a truck. They must be willing to receive constructive criticism as direction while working under time constraints. Their communication skills need to be excellent; both clear verbally and as active listeners. They are expected to be competent and comfortable operating all essential equipment (push lawn mowers, line trimmers, backpack blowers, and hedge trimmers). Plant material knowledge is a massive asset.

Experience: Industry experience preferred, but willing to train all aspects of the position with a long term (3 Year) commitment to Royal Standard Landscaping.

Personal Characteristics: Team members must be: punctual, committed to peer supported quality work, able to provide patient and polite customer service, engaged, curious, honest, trustworthy, team players capable of working independently, accountable, and responsible.

Physical Requirements: Team members must be physically fit. At Royal Standard this means being able to touch your toes and lift 22 kg. They must have both the willingness and endurance to work ten plus hour days in the: heat, cold, sun, snow, wind and rain without complaint. Expect to be bruised, scratched, cut, windburned, sunburned, and sore. Team members strive to support others and safely push themselves to reach new physical capabilities.

Emotional Requirements: Royal Standard Landscaping favours emotional intelligence (self-awareness, self-regulation, motivation, empathy, and social skills) over experience and traditional IQ. The ability to embrace and celebrate a fastidious attention to detail and client expectations is essential. Team members will demonstrate flexibility when new initiatives and requests are introduced. They will show resilience with monotonous and repetitive work while simultaneously embracing frequent and unexpected change to routines. They will contribute enthusiasm, confidence, and optimism to the team. Employees are encouraged to make their own decisions as soon as possible in their work activities.

Quantity and Quality Requirements: Weekly completion of assigned properties and tasks combined with bi-monthly performance reviews.

Work Hours: Approx 50 Days off per Week: 2

Other Benefits: Paid lunch, paid travel between locations, observed but unpaid statutory holidays, three days of unpaid holiday, weekend work is avoided, access to career development through Landscape Ontario winter training seminars for returning employees.

Work Environment: The day begins at 7:00 AM at our shop near Ossington and Bloor (10-15 min walk from Ossington Stn), loading equipment and planning the day. Serving a large client list guarantees much of the landscape gardener’s day is spent traveling in a truck. It also means frequently getting in and out of those vehicles. Team members are encouraged to express themselves openly and respectfully at the shop, in those trucks, and on the properties without fear of offending their co-workers. The majority of the time is spent out of doors, working in the elements. The days can be: dirty, hot, cold, dusty, dry, smelly, and wet. It is the team members responsibility to come prepared to work in those conditions. We use public washrooms and eat lunch in our vehicles or in public parks. The day ends on average between 4:00-5:00 PM in the shop unloading equipment, strategizing for the next day, and planning for any larger upcoming projects.

 

Wage: $20-$25 per hour.


Date Posted

2021-09-30


Address

78-12 Kingston Rd.
Toronto, ON
M4L1S4. Canada

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Company

Everall Property Services


Job Description

Urgently Hiring: Team Leader

Everall Property Services is an established landscaping company based in Mississauga. Everall was founded with the idea to transform the landscape market. Everall’s company objective from the outset has been to advise, deliver and support all facets of property services. Today property management firms servicing commercial and residential communities of all sizes use Everall. We are looking for a qualified leader who has a passion for landscaping and takes pride in their work.

Duties Responsibilities:

  • Grass cutting using ride-on zero turn mowers and push mowers
  • Trimming using line trimmers
  • Blowing leaves and grass clippings using backpack blowers
  • Weeding, pruning, planting, cultivating and edging beds, laying sod etc.
  • Keeping crew members on task and instructing crew members on proper standards
  • Working along side crew members in completing all landscaping work
  • Inspect the quality of work the ensure job requirements are being met
  • Drives company vehicle (and trailer) to clients locations
  • Snow removal and salting
  • Interact with clients to resolve issues and/or answer questions
  • Operate, train and maintain a variety of landscaping equipment
  • Other duties may be assigned

Qualifications:

  • Must know how to operate lawn maintenance equipment, such as lawnmowers, trimmers, leaf blowers and hedge trimmers
  • Snow blowers
  • Friendly, reliable and have a positive attitude
  • G license is a must
  • Clean and valid driver's license

Work Conditions:

  • Ability to work with hand tools and power tools
  • Ability to work outside in various types of weather conditions such as heat, humidity, rain, dust, noise and cold
  • Flexible working hours including some occasional weekends
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment

Reference ID: 008

Job Type: Full-time

Starting: $25 per hour


Date Posted

2021-10-05


Address

535 Winston Churchill
Oakville, ON
L5J 4P8. Canada

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Company

M Franks Landscaping


Job Description

  • Assign tasks based on work schedules, keep workers on task, complete timesheets and inspect the quality of work to ensure job requirements are met.
  • Instruct crew members on proper work standards.
  • Interact with customers to resolve issues or answer questions.
  • Crew leaders, also called foreperson, work along with crew members in completing all landscaping installations/maintenance.
  • Operate a variety of hand tools and equipment such as packers, chain saws, hedge shears, sod cutters, pruning saws, mowing equipment, etc. to complete landscape and garden projects.
  • Perform other duties as required.

  • Minimum one year experience in this or a related field is required.
  • Valid Drivers License with clean record.
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds to waist level and perform all other physical requirements associated with a position of this nature.
  • Must have own reliable vehicle, phone with internet access.  

We are interviewing for this position - Apply today!


Date Posted

2021-10-15


Address

24 Ronson
Etobicoke, ON
M9W 1A1. Canada

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Company

Oriole Landscaping


Job Description

Our mission is to turn every client and employee into a raving fan”. 

The Construction Crew Leader is responsible for building our projects by staging ahead of time on his/her job site, ordering required materials, managing the productivity of his/her staff and training staff on all safety regulations and expectations required by law. 

 


Date Posted

2021-10-18


Address

36 Northline Road
Toronto, ON
M4B 3E2. Canada

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Company

Plantscape Windsor


Job Description

  • Assign tasks based on work schedules, keep workers on task, complete timesheets and inspect the quality of work to ensure job requirements are met.
  • Instruct crew members on proper work standards.
  • Interact with customers to resolve issues or answer questions.
  • Crew leaders, also called foreperson, work along with crew members in completing all landscaping installations/maintenance.
  • Operate a variety of hand tools and equipment such as packers, chain saws, hedge shears, sod cutters, pruning saws, mowing equipment, etc. to complete landscape and garden projects.


Date Posted

2021-10-22


Address

1100 Hwy #3
Oldcastle, ON
N0R 1L0. Canada

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Company

C.L.S. Industries Inc.


Job Description

  • Assign tasks based on work schedules, keep workers on task, complete timesheets and inspect the quality of work to ensure job requirements are met.
  • Instruct crew members on proper work standards.
  • Interact with customers to resolve issues or answer questions.
  • Crew leaders, also called foreperson, work along with crew members in completing all landscaping installations/maintenance.
  • Operate a variety of hand tools and equipment such as packers, chain saws, hedge shears, sod cutters, pruning saws, mowing equipment, etc. to complete landscape and garden projects.


Date Posted

2021-11-01


Address

586 Third Line Unit 4
Oakville, ON
L6L 4A7. Canada

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Company

South Simcoe Landscape Construction


Job Description

  • Assign tasks based on work schedules, keep workers on task, complete timesheets and inspect the quality of work to ensure job requirements are met.
  • Instruct crew members on proper work standards. Interact with customers to resolve issues or answer questions.
  • Crew leaders, also called foreperson, work along with crew members in completing all landscaping installations/maintenance.
  • Operate a variety of hand tools and equipment such as packers, quick cut saws, grinders, drills, blowers, Skid steers, excavators, front loaders, trailers, dump trucks to complete landscape construction projects.


Date Posted

2021-11-06


Address

98 Holland Vista Street
Holland Landing, ON
L9N 0T4. Canada

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Company

Renaissance Landscape Group Inc.


Job Description

The Crew Leader/Foreman is responsible for overseeing all on-site aspects of landscape construction projects.

Core Capabilities:

  • Customer and quality focus
  • Effective communication skills (both verbal and written)
  • Team work
  • Excellent problem solving abilities
  • Responsibility and dependability
  • Ethics and integrity

Job Duties:

  • Manage the execution of construction projects, planning labour requirements, equipment requirements and material deliveries and timing to ensure completion of job(s) within project deadlines
  • Manage safety, quality and productivity of work at sites and/or shop/yard
  • Assist in the preparation of jobsites prior to the beginning of a project
  • Supervise, coordinate, and schedule the day to day work activities of a landscape construction crew of 2 to 5 employees
  • Delegate job tasks to appropriate crew members to assist in the completion of landscape constructions
  • Participate in recruitment activities by conducting secondary interviews with potential job candidates
  • Conduct on-site orientations with new employees and employees in new positions, which cover all company health and safety policies, practices, and procedures
  • Operate various tools and equipment, including: heavy equipment, chainsaws, jackhammers, laser levels, measurement equipment, shovels, hammers, drills, etc.
  • Assist in the construction of walkways, fences, decks, posts, etc.
  • Perform preventative maintenance on tools and equipment by conducting inspections, lubricating, and cleaning on a daily basis
  • Read and interpret blueprints, structural drawings, and specifications to delegate/complete work activities
  • Meet with subcontractors and supervise quality, efficiency, and deadlines
  • Complete and submit all required paperwork on a daily basis, including: daily site meeting logs, crew daily forms, equipment daily inspection forms, attendance tracking, time and materials billing summaries, requests for time off, etc.
  • Comply with all company policies and regulations
  • Maintain and enforce standards of cleanliness and organization in assigned trucks, trailers, equipment, jobsites, and shop/yard areas
  • Ensure that all work activities are carried out in a safe and efficient manner, and that all crew members are in compliance with government and company PPE standards
  • Enforce and work in accordance with all local health and safety laws and regulations at shop/yard and on jobsites
  • Employee training
  • Communicate with customers in a polite and courteous manner

Requirements:

  • High School Diploma, GED or equivalent
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in the landscape/construction industry
  • Capable of operating required equipment and tools in a safe and responsible manner
  • Effective communication skills (both verbal and written)
  • Ability to work under pressure and tight deadlines
  • Time management skills
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints and specifications
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license
  • Knowledge of specific materials, methods, tools and equipment required to complete various landscape/construction practices
  • Speak, read, and write English
  • Carry and use a smart phone or data-enabled device for communication and reporting

Work Conditions:

  • Ability to work with hand tools, power tools, small engine equipment, heavy equipment, and materials
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs. repeatedly through an entire work shift
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Excellent stamina is required
  • Work near heavy equipment and other vehicles on a regular basis
  • Work outdoors in various conditions including heat and humidity, rain, dust, noise, and cold
  • Flexible working hours including occasional weekend work


Date Posted

2022-03-15


Address

4541 Concession Eleven
Puslinch, ON
N0B 2J0. Canada

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Company

Forecast Landscaping & Snow Plowing Ltd.


Job Description

Assign tasks based on work schedules, keep workers on task, complete timesheets and inspect the quality of work to ensure job requirements are met. Instruct crew members on proper work standards. Interact with customers to resolve issues or answer questions. Crew leaders, also called foreperson, work along with crew members in completing all landscaping maintenance. Operate a variety of hand tools and equipment such as packers, chain saws, hedge shears, sod cutters, pruning saws, mowing equipment, etc. to complete landscape and garden projects.


Date Posted

2022-03-09


Address

P.O. Box 644
Maple, ON
L6A 1S5. Canada

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Company

DiMarco Landscape Lighting


Job Description

Sprinkler Service Foreperson: Complete Open/Close of Sprinkler Systems and Repairs as needed.  Follow daily service schedule as set by office staff.  Report to Supervisor.  Help with training of new staff.  Assist installation crew as needed.  Must have  sprinkler experience. Full time seasonal position: April 01 - December 24. Hourly wage based on experience.  Must have own transportation to shop located in Zephyr, Ontario.  Send resume to: dimarcolandscapelighting@sympatico.ca  or call 905-473-5610. 


Date Posted

2022-03-21


Address

142 ZEPHYR RD
ZEPHYR, ON
L0E 1T0. Canada

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Company

Elm Landscaping Ltd.


Job Description

  • Assign tasks based on work schedules, keep workers on task, complete timesheets and inspect the quality of work to ensure job requirements are met.
  • Instruct crew members on proper work standards.
  • Interact with customers to resolve issues or answer questions.
  • Crew leaders, also called foreperson, work along with crew members in completing all landscaping installations/maintenance.
  • Operate a variety of hand tools and equipment such as packers, chain saws, hedge shears, sod cutters, pruning saws, mowing equipment, etc. to complete landscape and garden projects.


Date Posted

2022-02-28


Address

73 Railside Rd.
TORONTO, ON
M3A 1B2. Canada

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Company

Edenborough Landscaping


Job Description

WANTED SKILLED FORMAN IN LANDSCAPE CONTRUCTION INDUSTRY TO JOIN GROWING TEAM

– Full Time Seasonal April – November 30th or longer (50+ hours per week)

We are looking for a foreman to run a small crew on various landscape projects. This individual will need to manage a small crew effectively, deal with clients, and be able to read landscape design blueprints.  Edenborough Landscaping is a strong and growing company, offering a good starting wage and long term employment for the right individual.

Attributes needed:

  • Minimum 2-3 years landscape construction specific experience (lawn maintenance not sufficient)
  • Ability to follow directions
  • Complete assigned tasks with enthusiasm and a strong customer service orientation.
  • Self motivated, with the ability to work in a team environment
  • Managerial skills a must (will be managing small crew)
  • Good work ethic, punctual and dependable
  • Good organizational skills
  • Valid “G” Licence with a clean record. Must also have own transportation (no exceptions)

SUMMARY OF FUNCTIONS

 Supervises the construction of a landscape project and crew to ensure safety, security and high standards of quality and efficiency.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Manage construction sequence of a project. Plan equipment needs, labour requirements, subcontractor timing, and material pick-up or delivery.
  • Ensure adherence to safe work practices and procedures set by the employer and the Occupational Health & Safety Act.
  • Oversee and provide job site training.
  • Constructs and installs all aspects of a landscape project while, maintaining high standards of quality and monitoring production rates and material costs.
  • Read and interpret landscape plans and details to perform or oversee site layout and site surveying. Use applied mathematics to estimate quantities of materials for a project.
  • Assign duties and tasks with timelines to co-workers.
  • Responsible for communications with the client and the general public.
  • Able to operate equipment in a safe and professional manner, maintain the equipment, and transport equipment to and from the job site.
  • Complete daily paperwork

Please apply with resume. We thank all interested individuals but only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.

Regards,

Justin Hammer


Date Posted

2022-02-23


Address

128A Northlake Dr
WATERLOO, ON
N2V1H6. Canada

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Company

Small Jobs Landscaping


Job Description

Small Jobs Landscaping has been working in Durham Region since 2010 focusing on the Small Landscaping Projects. Most of our jobs are done in less than a week. Even thought the jobs are small the make a Big difference to our customers properties. The only way we make this Big difference for our customers is because we hire experienced, skilled and quality focused employees.

Small Jobs Landscaping is and equal opportunity employer and is looking for a like minded business person that and fill the position of Landscape Crew Leaders / Lead Hands / Foreman/Woman as well as share in the responsibilities, excitement and income of business ownership.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Knowledge of skills and techniques related to hardscape landscape construction and softscape installation.
  • Ability to communicate and efficiently manage a 2-3 person crew including training inexperienced labourers.
  • Problem solving skills.
  • Able to follow both hand drawn and CAD landscape plans.
  • Working knowledge and ability to use safely machinery, power tools, and hand tools related to landscaping.
  • Ability to safely operate mini loaders, mini excavators, skid steers.
  • Valid G driver’s license.
  • Be able to drive a truck and trailer safely.
  • Reliable transportation to get you to the job site or Bowmanville yard.

Characteristics Being Sought:

  • Positive attitude
  • Career landscaper who wants to develop self and others in their landscaping skills.
  • Energetic worker
  • Team worker and can work independently.
  • Able to maintain goal and timelines.
  • Enjoy being outside and able to work in a variety of weather conditions.
  • Be able to work physically, for extended periods of time as most of our jobs are small and are done manually.
  • Consistently reliable and punctual.
  • Attention to detail and takes pride in the finished product.

What Small Jobs Landscaping offers Employees:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Training opportunities
  • Shares dividends as part owner
  • We do not do snow removal at this time.

 


Date Posted

2022-02-25


Address

5 McAuliffe St.
Newcastle, ON
L1B 1K4. Canada

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Company

Retreat Landscape Design Ltd.


Job Description

Retreat Landscape Design Ltd. is a design/build landscape company with a reputation for exceptional designs and quality workmanship.

Position Details:

We are looking for landscape construction technicians with the following characteristics and traits:

- Positive attitude!!!

- Driver's license with clean abstract (must)

- Good communicator

- 3-5 years landscape construction experience

- An eye for detail

- Machine experience (mini-ex, skidsteer)

- Takes pride in work

- Punctual

Expected start date: 2022-03-28


Date Posted

2022-03-08


Address

45 Katherine St.
Collingwood, ON
L9Y3R1. Canada

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Company

Van Horik's Landscaping


Job Description

Assign tasks based on work schedules, keep workers on task, complete timesheets and inspect the quality of work to ensure job requirements are met.

Instruct crew members on proper work standards.

Interact with customers to resolve issues or answer questions.

Crew leaders, also called foreperson, work along with crew members in completing all landscaping installations/maintenance.

Operate a variety of hand tools and equipment such as packers, chain saws, hedge shears, sod cutters, pruning saws, mowing equipment, etc. to complete landscape and garden projects.


Date Posted

2022-03-07


Address

142 Ambleside Drive
London, ON
N6G 4R1. Canada

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Company

Nature's Choice Landscape Construction


Job Description

Nature's Choice Landscape Construction is a well-established firm with a group of dedicated professionals who take pride in providing our landscape award winning construction projects.

 

We have outstanding opportunities for a LANDSCAPE FIELD SUPERVISOR with experienced landscape construction skills to join our team.

 

 

The position of LANDSCAPE CONSTRUCTION FIELD SUPERVISOR involves managing field employees while working on site.  This position is responsible for overseeing a range of day-to-day operations, covering both field employees and contractors.   This position also involves performing higher level tasks when executing all construction tasks needed in the completion of a project.  This position is responsible for organizing, directing, and controlling construction projects from start to finish according to schedule and specifications.

 

Candidates must have valid driver's license and driver's abstract, excellent project management, organizational, time management and leadership skills.  Knowledge of all aspects of residential landscape construction including hardscape installation (grading, sloping, elevation, laying patterns) and construction material.  Candidates must be able to handle the physical workload and competence in operating and maintaining all had tools, power tools and gas power tools, all heavy equipment, loading and unloading a trailer and driving a loaded vehicle and trailer.

 

Interested candidates, please email resume to patty@natures-choice.ca

 

We offer competitive wages, a positive work environment, opportunity for growth and appropriate training.

 

At Nature’s Choice Landscape Construction Ltd., it is our mission to offer a unique landscape experience by providing innovative designs and work quality people can trust.  With the highest standards in the industry, we ensure that all our projects are our primary focus from start to finish, from consultation, to design, to construction.


Date Posted

2022-03-03


Address

2302 Major Mackenzie Drive
Maple, ON
L6A 0C4. Canada

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Company

Canton Horticulture Industries / James Canton


Job Description

Assign tasks based on work schedules, keep workers on task, complete timesheets and inspect the quality of work to ensure job requirements are met. Instruct crew members on proper work standards.

Interact with customers to resolve issues or answer questions.

Crew leaders, also called foreperson, work along with crew members in completing all landscaping installations/maintenance.

Operate a variety of hand tools and equipment such as blowers, chain saws, hedge shears, sod cutters, pruning saws, mowing equipment, etc. to complete landscape and garden projects.

Full G Liscene with indepentent transportation to company yard. Clean driving abstract a must.


Date Posted

2022-03-02


Address

2825 Morningdove Drive
Kinburn, ON
k0A 2H0. Canada

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Company

Northern Grounds Ltd


Job Description

You will be responsible to carry out varying tasks throughout the day inluding, hedge trimming, weeding, plant pruning, mulching , top dressings,  planting flowers, fertilizing, perennial cutting and many other tasks involving the lawn maiantenace of our properties.  You must have knowledge of plants, basic names of perennials/ annuals and how to deal with them throughout the summer. You will be in a truck with another employee working on the same properties each week. You will be resposible for the maintenace of the properties. You will be given an amount of time on each property. It will be your call on what needs to be done and what can wait till the following week.


Date Posted

2022-03-03


Address

11636 sixth line nassagaweya
milton, ON
l7j2l7. Canada

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Company

P. McConnell Contracting Ltd.


Job Description

Manage and oversee a crew in completing landscaping tasks such as grass cutting, hedge trimming, garden installations and maintenance. Previous experience is required. Apprenticeship training can be provided.

Winter work is also available.


Date Posted

2022-03-03


Address

189 30th Street
Etobicoke, ON
M8W 3C6. Canada

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Company

Let's Landscape Together


Job Description

We're growing! Work outside all summer long.

 

We're looking for people who want to work, and work well with others.

 

Work available on Construction OR Maintenance Teams.

 

We offer higher than industry average salaries and wages.

 

Looking for experienced and non-experienced workers.

 

Learn from the best! We've been in business for over 25 years and are highly rated in our communities.

 

Our crews genuinely enjoy working together. We have fun on the job, while doing things the right way for our customers.

 

We’re a team of landscape professionals who love what we do.

 

  • You'll need to be able to get to our Waterdown yard
  • Full-time hours
  • Work outside - conditions will vary
  • We keep our equipment, vehicles and trailers well maintained and up-to-date
  • Physically rewarding work while enjoying the great outdoors
  • Training and development opportunities
  • We accept Students for summer work

 

 

How to apply:

 

Submit your resume at www.letslandscape.ca/careers

 

OR

 

Fill out our online application at: www.letslandscape.ca/careers

 

We look forward to hearing from you!


Date Posted

2022-02-07


Address

3235 Fairview St.
Burlington, ON
L7N 3L1. Canada

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Company

Grandview Landscaping


Job Description

Assign tasks based on work schedules, keep workers on task, complete timesheets and inspect the quality of work to ensure job requirements are met. Instruct crew members on proper work standards. Interact with customers to resolve issues or answer questions. Crew leaders, also called foreperson, work along with crew members in completing all landscaping installations/maintenance. Operate a variety of hand tools and equipment such as packers, chain saws, hedge shears, sod cutters, pruning saws, mowing equipment, etc. to complete landscape and garden projects.


Date Posted

2022-02-07


Address

540 Garafraxa St.E
FERGUS, ON
N1M1E7. Canada

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Company

Grandview Landscaping


Job Description

Assign tasks based on work schedules, keep workers on task, complete timesheets and inspect the quality of work to ensure job requirements are met. Instruct crew members on proper work standards. Interact with customers to resolve issues or answer questions. Crew leaders, also called foreperson, work along with crew members in completing all landscaping installations/maintenance. Operate a variety of hand tools and equipment such as packers, chain saws, hedge shears, sod cutters, pruning saws, mowing equipment, etc. to complete landscape and garden projects.


Date Posted

2022-02-07


Address

540 Garafraxa St.E
FERGUS, ON
N1M1E7. Canada

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Company

Hollander Landscaping


Job Description

Read and understand drawings, assign tasks based on work schedules, keep workers on task, complete timesheets and inspect the quality of work to ensure job requirements are met. Instruct crew members on proper work standards. Coordinate with Project Manager regarding materials, deliveries, employees and job timelines. Interact with customers to resolve issues or answer questions. 

Crew leaders (foreperson) work along with crew members in completing all landscaping installations. Crew leaders must have experience working with hand tools and small machinery (mini ex, dingo, tracked mini dumper). 

Hollander Landscaping will provide suitable uniforms throughout the year for various working environments. 

Work expectations: 50-55 hrs/week @ $29-$33 plus Healthcare Spending Account


Date Posted

2022-02-07


Address

343 Munster Ave
Toronto, ON
M8Z 3C6. Canada

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Company

Salisbury Landscaping


Job Description

Salisbury Landscaping has been creating and installing landscape designs in the Edmonton area since 1993. We specialize in landscape design/build projects and place a high value on installation practices that go above industry standards.

We are looking for a driven and experienced Foreperson to join our team.

This position will be located in Edmonton, Alberta

Job Summary

Reporting to the Operations Director, the Foreperson is responsible for overseeing landscape jobs, monitoring and training new and existing workers on your crew, supervising the use of equipment and, ensuring staff are following proper safety guidelines and protocols.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • View job with Designers, Project Manager and, Client
  • Create a project plan for the installation of the job
  • Ability to step in and take over a job at any stage
  • Operate equipment required for the job
  • Accountability for the quality of the job
  • Troubleshoot issues that arise on the job and modify job in collaboration with Designer and Client
  • Conduct daily morning toolbox meeting on site with crew
  • Monitor and track progress of jobs and communicate status with Project Manager, Designer, and Client
  • Mentor and coach new employees on installations tactics
  • Ability to understand and read elevations (building walls, patios, etc.) and drainage on projects
  • Complete required paperwork and purchase orders
  • Ability to provide and receive constructive feedback
  • Responsibility to report and record safety incidents and near misses
  • Other duties as required

Qualifications

  • Minimum 5 years experience in building custom residential landscaping
  • Minimum 3 years of leading a crew of 2-3 people
  • Knowledge and skillset to install hardscapes such as patios, walkways, retaining wats, etc.
  • Knowledge and skillset to install softscapes such as basework, planting, sodding, etc.
  • Strong attention to detail and quality completion
  • Strong oral communication skills
  • Valid Class 5 Drivers License

Compensation

  • Competitive Compensation package


Date Posted

2022-02-02


Address

52337 Range Road 232
Sherwood Park, AB
T8B1B8. Canada

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Company

Cudmore's Landscape & Design


Job Description

Our team is looking to add someone with one to three years of experience in the landscape industry, ideally including experience in landscape construction. This person will have a positive attitude, enthusiasm to work collaboratively within a growing team and the ability to drive a variety of work forward for a fantastic customer base. Responsibilities will include contributing to and/or leading the progress of construction-based projects, contributing to the completion of garden renovations, proactively communicating next steps to the team, and helping to ensure Cudmore’s Landscape & Design’s on-site standards and safety protocols are being consistently upheld.

Joining our team means you will have the opportunity to constantly learn and expand your skillsets, participate in the realization of landscape designs, work outside, be supported in your learning and training, receive company contributions towards offseason courses, and enjoy the satisfaction of visual project results, day after day. 

Our season typically runs from the end of March to the beginning of December and our team members have the opportunity to earn offseason Supplemental Unemployment Benefits while they pursue further learning, travel or rest in the offseason. 

First and foremost, we are looking for great people – skills can be taught. Does this sound like you? 

  • You are open minded and hard working – you enjoy rolling with the punches and challenging yourself.

  • You embrace variety and provide a variety of services on a weekly basis.

  • You are outgoing, resourceful and proactive.

  • You thrive in a team setting and enjoy being collaborative with your peers.

  • You don’t have a difficult time communicating in a team setting. 

  • You have no problem with a physically demanding role, with varying hours.

  • Just like us, you’re able to set your ego aside and roll up your sleeves. 

Cudmore’s Landscape & Design’s accountabilities to you:

  • Ensuring a safe, respectful work environment.

  • Providing appropriate project support to avoid acute fatigue and/or injury.

  • Ensuring reasonably timed breaks to promote wellbeing. 

  • Clearly communicating project objectives and customer expectations.

  • Fostering an environment for learning and growing.

  • Providing training to help grow new skills. 

  • Sponsoring your membership to the Royal Botanical Gardens in Burlington. 

  • Providing benefits to full-time staff to support health and wellbeing.

 

We look forward to hearing from you. 


Date Posted

2022-02-01


Address

740 Weller Court
Oakville, ON
L6K3S9. Canada

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Company

Landscapes by Lucin


Job Description

Assign tasks based on work schedules, keep workers on task, complete timesheets and inspect the quality of work to ensure job requirements are met. Instruct crew members on proper work standards. Interact with customers to resolve issues or answer questions. Crew leaders, also called foreperson, work along with crew members in completing all landscaping installations/maintenance. Operate a variety of hand tools and equipment such as skid steers, mini-excavators and have a valid G drivers license.


Date Posted

2022-01-24


Address

16 Drummond Street
Toronto, ON
M8V 1Y8. Canada

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Company

Elements Hardscaping In


Job Description

Looking to join a great team that is able to work on some exceptional job site? Elements Hardscaping has just that!

Our teams work on high end residential homes within the Guelph and surrounding area and are looking for exceptional likeminded individuals to join the team


Established in 2013, Elements Hardscaping Inc. specializes in both the design and the build of custom outdoor spaces. Elements Hardscaping Inc. has earned our solid reputation in landscape and design services by offering creative ideas backed by quality products and workmanship to our valued customers. Working mostly with stone, our talented landscape team strives to ensure that our customer’s outdoor space meets or exceeds our customer’s expectations. Become a member of our amazing team. We are looking for an Experienced Foreman/ Forewomen who is driven, mentally and physically capable of the daily challenges involved in landscape construction. This creative career-oriented individual will exhibit our core capabilities of excellence, teamwork, respect and integrity as well as the follow:

Job Duties Include but are not limited to:

  • Lead and direct our landscape technicians to complete daily tasks on jobsites
  • Assist and monitor the installation of daily projects
  • Inspect quality of work to ensure job requirements
  • Utilize large machinery- skid steer, excavator, as well as smaller tools
  • Help ensure that projects are meeting timelines and budgets
  • Assist with material management
  • Ensure professionalism and safety standard are met


What Elements  Offers:

  • Competitive pay ( Starting rate is $17, rate may higher depending on experience, incentive and motivation)
  • Great team atmosphere,
  • Career growth and development 
  • Company Events -->BBQ, Volleyball tournaments, golf tournaments, ponds day, etc.
    -Health benefits after 6 months 
  • Typical work hours are Monday - Friday 8- 5:30 with some exceptions. We rarely work weekend, we like to enjoy our weekends too.
  • Winter work may include exterior/interior fireplaces, woodworking etc. we DO NOT do snow removal

 

 


Date Posted

2022-01-24


Address

7197 WELLINGTON RD 30
Guelph , ON
N0B 1B0. Canada

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Company

Brackenrig Nursery and Maintenance


Job Description

We are a well-established boutique garden centre, nursery and garden maintenance company, located in Port Carling, Muskoka. We aim to inspire other gardeners and budding young gardeners, teaching eco-friendly gardening practices.

The garden centre has 8 greenhouses where we grow annuals, perennials and vegetables. Our outdoor spaces are used for growing larger perennials, shrubs, native plants and trees. During the Spring and Summer months, the garden centre is set to run workshops for the community, related to climate change, sustainability, seed exchange and art, collaborating with local food producers, speakers and artists. 

Our garden maintenance teams look after our customer’s gardens and perform all tasks related to the maintenance of gardens, Spring and Fall clean-ups, planting, amending soils, weeding, grass cutting, deadheading, pruning, fertilizing, mulching.


If you want to join a great team, learn lots and have fun at work, send us your resume by email.

 


Date Posted

2022-01-25


Address

1015 Brackenrig Centre Road, RR#1
Port Carling, ON
P1L1W8. Canada

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Company

Lighthouse Landscape


Job Description

Who We Are!

We are a full-service landscape construction company offering design/ build services to clients in the London area. Lighthouse Landscape has a very strong focus on building great teams and continuous education in new products and construction techniques. We are looking for motivated individuals to be a part of our landscape construction team.

Why Work Here?

At Lighthouse Landscape you will have the opportunity to work on a variety of high-end residential landscape projects. As a foreman you will benefit and excel from working within an organization with a structured system, a fully stocked landscape yard and supportive management team.

To aid with the physical nature of this trade we have invested in new and state of the art equipment and machinery. On the job training of specialized hardscape tools along with machinery such as mini track loaders, skid steers and excavators will be provided.

Job Description:

  • Installation of pavers, retaining walls, fencing, water features, trees, plants, sod.
  • Construction of patios, driveways, stairs, pergolas, outdoor kitchens, ect
  • Garden construction
  • Working outdoors in a variety of weather conditions.
  • Operation of machinery such as concrete saw, power tools, compactors, skid steer, excavator
  • Physically demanding work with heavy lifting.

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to follow instructions and work independently.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Reliable transportation to work
  • Ability to drive a truck and trailer
  • Valid G drivers license, AR license preferred
  • Drivers abstract
  • Police check prior to hiring

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $28.00-$32.00 per hour


Date Posted

2022-02-22


Address

138 Clarke Rd
London, ON
N5W5E1. Canada

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Company

VS Landscape Group


Job Description

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Perform hardscape and softscape installations at residential & commercial properties (e.g. patios, walkways, retaining walls, engineered and natural stone, etc.)
  • Help division develop to expand into commercial and municipal markets 
  • Lead crew to complete work safely and efficiently
  • Interpret designs and drawings and install accordingly
  • Develop skills & knowledge of crew members
  • Document all onsite activity and track progress through CRM system
  • Uphold safe work practices
  • Demonstrate a high quality of workmanship in all work activities
  • Other similar duties as required

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 7 years experience in the landscape construction industry
  • 5 years experience with leading a landscape construction crew 
  • Landscape Technician Diploma or similar certification is required
  • Valid provincial driver’s license. AR or equivalent license is an asset
  • Ability to work safely as part of a team and possess the willingness to learn and progress.

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

  • Seasonal Employment; Year-round employment available as follows:
    • Landscape Construction Services: Spring, Summer, Fall
    • Snow Removal Services: Winter
  • Must be 18 years of age or older


Date Posted

2022-02-22


Address

12374 County Rd 43
Winchester, ON
K0C 2K0. Canada

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Company

Testing Company (Do Not Apply)


Job Description

Team Leader duties and responsibilities

When writing a job description for a Team Leader, it is important to specify the duties and responsibilities required to excel in the role, including: 

  • Interviewing new staff members’
  • Identifying any areas of concern that could impact the performance of team members
  • Resolving any employee conflicts quickly and efficiently
  • Providing hands-on direction for all activities and projects
  • Communicating any pertinent information regarding project timelines, goals, or objectives to team members’
  • Maximizing productivity by scheduling available staff members to the appropriate shift or project
  • Developing, managing, and monitoring relevant budgets
  • Ensuring customer inquiries are responded to


Date Posted

2022-02-23


Address

123 Test
test, ON
B3N 2C1. Canada

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Company

Valterra Landscaping


Job Description

Assign tasks based on work schedules, keep workers on task, complete timesheets and inspect the quality of work to ensure job requirements are met. Instruct crew members on proper work standards. Interact with customers to resolve issues or answer questions. Crew leaders, also called foreperson, work along with crew members in completing all landscaping installations/maintenance. Operate a variety of hand tools and equipment such as packers, chain saws, hedge shears, sod cutters, pruning saws, mowing equipment, etc. to complete landscape and garden projects.


Date Posted

2022-02-15


Address

16825 Hwy 27
Schomberg, ON
L0G1T0. Canada

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Company

Leaside Landscaping


Job Description

Assign tasks based on work schedules, keep workers on task, complete timesheets and inspect the quality of work to ensure job requirements are met. Instruct crew members on proper work standards. Interact with customers to resolve issues or answer questions. Crew leaders, also called foreperson, work along with crew members in completing  landscaping installations. Operate a variety of hand tools and equipment such as stone saws, tampers, skid steers, excavators, chain saws to complete landscape and garden projects.


Date Posted

2022-02-14


Address

29 Commercial Rd, Unit 104
Toronto, ON
M4G 1Z3. Canada

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Company

Marbro Building Maintenance and Contracting


Job Description

Complete landscape jobs such as interlocking projects, asphalt paving, concrete work and sod jobs working 10 hours a day 5-6 days a week.  Assign tasks to crew, keep workers on task, complete timesheets and inspect the quality of work to ensure job requirements are met. Instruct crew members on proper work standards. Opirate equipment such as skids steers, excavators quick saws and tampers. Crew leaders, also called foreperson, work along with crew members in completing all landscaping installations/maintenance.  This job can transfer to a winter snow removal position and be a year round Job


Date Posted

2022-02-17


Address

3280 steeles ave West, Unit 4
Concord, ON
L4k2y2. Canada

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Company

The Gardener Richmond Hill


Job Description

  • Ability to operate all relevant equipment such as push mower, line trimmer, blower, etc
  • Operate walk-behind and zero turn mowers
  • Ensure truck and trailer are clean and organized as well as loaded safely
  • Responsible for the completion of daily logs for crew
  • Demonstrate leadership and guidance to crew
  • Responsible for the delegation of crew tasks
  • Experience pruning and caring for shrubs and plants (hedge trimming etc.)
  • Walking of entire job sites for inspection
  • Interact with clients on site when needed, providing exceptional customer service in a polite and courteous manner
  • Ensure that all PPE’s are being worn in compliance with company and legislative regulations
  • Train crew daily, as to proper techniques, work procedures, maintenance and safety issues


Date Posted

2022-02-17


Address

9350, Yonge St PO Box 61546
Richmond Hill, ON
L4C 0C9. Canada

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Company

Land Master Contracting Ltd.


Job Description

Are you Looking forward to take your career to the next level?

Join our friendly, professional team, and benefit from our training programs. Land Master contracting is offering Landscape Construction Lead-hand position, which is an exceptional opportunity for individuals who have some landscaping experience and ready to take the next step toward a reliable, professional career.

 

Who Should apply (apply If you are):

  • You have experience in landscape construction, and you want to take the next step
  • Looking for a professional and reliable company.
  • Can’t grow where you are and looking for an opportunity.
  • Passionate about Landscaping and want to make it your career.  
  • Willing to perform Physical tasks.
  • Willing to participate in learning programs.

 

Responsibilities/Daily Tasks:

As the second person in charge onsite this position directs and coordinates all project-related activities and works under the foremen’s or directly General Manager’s Supervision. A lead hand may work with or without onsite Foreman.

The project includes planting, grading, Interlock paving, Retaining wall, Water feature, Masonry work, Concrete work, Woodwork (Fence and Deck).

  • Performing installation on the daily bases while supervising other crew members.
  • Maintaining a safe working environment.
  • Promoting a positive and productive environment.
  • Record keeping of the job progress and forecasting the material needed.
  • Meeting deadlines without compensating the work quality.
  • Communicating openly and honestly.
  • Training crew members if requires.
  • Following and promoting company policy.

 

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 2 years experience in landscape construction
  • Knowledge of construction technics
  • Able to grade the base prior to the installation
  • Able to run the job site with minimum supervision
  • Well organized and time management skills
  • Able to use small engine tools such as a concrete saw
  • Experience in operating equipment like skid steer or Mini excavator
  • Equipment maintenance skills
  • Excellent customer service

Benefits:

  • Extended health care
  • Dental care
  • RRSP Match
  • Vision care
  • Vacation & paid time off
  • Bonus scheme


Date Posted

2022-02-10


Address

27 McMaster Ave
Aurora, ON
L4G7M8. Canada

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Company

Bloom Field


Job Description

Bloom Field is looking for a Foreman/woman to lead one of our Hardscape crews. We specialize in back yard resorts. In all our projects we install a Fibreglass pool, gardens, interlock, lighting, and waterfalls. Every jobsite has a skid steer and excavator to maximize efficiency. Brand new landscape trucks for the 2022! You will be provided with the best tools and anything you require to get the job done right. We want our people to work smart and safe!
A Lead hand has the following skills;

- Lead your crew professionally, while teaching people under you how to do the best job possible.

- Able to follow and enforce all Bloom Field/health and safety protocols

- has a G license and clean abstract.

- able to get themselves to the yard in Newcastle and home at the end of the day

- is punctual!

- has knowledge of interlock installation with years of experience in installation methods

- able to operate hand tools such as, quick cut saws, drills, plate tampers

- has a positive attitude and keeps the crew motivated

- able to operate bobcat machines.

- can follow blue prints

Benefits for full season employees. Dental, medical, vision

End of Year Caribbean Vacation for full season Employees

Weekends and Long weekends off unless requested by employee

Check us out on instagram; bloom.field.landscapes

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $30.00-$40.00 per hour


Date Posted

2022-02-10


Address

3745 Highway #2
Newcastle, ON
L1B 0V2. Canada

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Company

R.E. Landscaping & Contracting Inc.


Job Description

Assign tasks based on work schedules, keep workers on task, complete timesheets and inspect the quality of work to ensure job requirements are met. Instruct crew members on proper work standards. Interact with customers to resolve issues or answer questions. Crew leaders, also called foreperson, work along with crew members in completing all landscaping installations/maintenance. Operate a variety of hand tools and equipment such as packers, chain saws, quick cut saws, excavator, skidsteer etc. to complete landscape projects


Date Posted

2022-02-02


Address

56 Bethune Road South
Huntsville, ON
P1H2J2. Canada

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Company

Lamer Landscaping & Snowplowing Ltd


Job Description

GROUNDS MAINTENANCE SUPERVISOR


Reports to: 
 Owner, Division Supervisor, Operations Manager 


Summary:
 
The Grounds Maintenance Supervisor is responsible for performing a variety of work tasks in order to manage the timely completion of grounds maintenance service contracts. The grounds maintenance foreperson will be required to supervise a crew of laborers and operate a variety of tools and equipment to carry out specified job tasks, as well provide daily progress reporting on job time and cost data. 

Core Capabilities:   

  • Customer and quality focus 
  • Effective communication skills (both verbal and written) 
  • Teamwork 
  • Excellent problem-solving abilities  
  • Responsibility and dependability 
  • Ethics and integrity 
  • Ability to use LMN via a smartphone

Job Duties: 

  • Plan and manage the loading/unloading of trucks and trailers in the AM and PM including all daily labor, equipment and materials required to complete daily objectives 
  • Cut grass, trim edges, clean up refuse, blow trimmings, fertilize and water turf areas and perform other lawn care duties  
  • Move and install soil, mulch and plant material to assist with the construction of landscape gardens and related areas 
  • Spray and dust areas to control insects and or weeds 
  • Operate power equipment including, but not limited to, lawn tractors, lawn mowers, line trimmers, blowers, hedge trimmers, pruning saws, sod cutters, chain saws, and snow blowers 
  • Supervise the work of crew members to ensure proper safety, quality, and productivity 
  • Inspect all work for quality to eliminate the need for return visits and/or re-work due to quality or customer satisfaction issues 
  • Train crew members on proper and safe job methods 
  • Conduct daily inspections and maintenance on vehicles, tools, and equipment 
  • Assist in other job-related duties including construction projects, shop and yard maintenance, vehicle and equipment maintenance 
  • Complete and submit all required paperwork on a daily basis, including, daily time and service record forms, equipment daily inspection forms, attendance tracking, requests for time off, etc.  
  • Maintain and enforce standards of cleanliness and organization in assigned trucks, trailers, equipment, jobsites, and shop/yard areas 
  • Ensure that all work activities are carried out in a safe and efficient manner, and that all crew members are compliance with government and company PPE standards  
  • Comply with all company policies and regulations 
  • Work in accordance with all local health and safety laws and regulations 
  • Communicate with customers in a polite and courteous manner 

Requirements: 

  • High School Diploma, GED or equivalent  
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in the landscape/grounds maintenance industry 
  • Capable of operating required equipment and tools in a safe and responsible manner 
  • Effective communication skills – must be able to carry out verbal instructions, read labels and signs, complete daily reports to office and/or customers 
  • Time management skills 
  • Knowledge of specific materials, methods, tools and equipment required to complete various landscape/construction practices 
  • Ability to work both independently with little supervision, and as part of a team 
  • Ability to walk, stand, crouch for long periods of time and carry out strenuous physical tasks 
  • Valid driver’s license and safe driving record 

Work Conditions: 

  • Ability to work with hand tools, power tools, small engine equipment, and materials 
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs. repeatedly through an entire work shift 
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment 
  • Requires good manual dexterity 
  • Excellent stamina is required 
  • Work near heavy equipment and other vehicles on a regular basis  
  • Work outdoors in various conditions including heat and humidity, rain, dust, noise, and cold  
  • Flexible working hours including occasional weekend work 

Rate of Pay & Benefits: 

  • Rate of pay is $20-24/hr. Paid according to experience 
  • Benefits and RSP matching are available for the right candidates 
  • Winter work for those that would like to work with our snowplowing division.


Date Posted

2022-02-25


Address

138 COLLEGE ST W
BELLEVILLE, ON
K8P-2G6. Canada

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Company

Lamer Landscaping & Snowplowing Ltd


Job Description

GROUNDS MAINTENANCE SUPERVISOR


Reports to: 
 Owner, Division Supervisor, Operations Manager 


Summary:
 
The Grounds Maintenance Supervisor is responsible for performing a variety of work tasks in order to manage the timely completion of grounds maintenance service contracts. The grounds maintenance foreperson will be required to supervise a crew of laborers and operate a variety of tools and equipment to carry out specified job tasks, as well provide daily progress reporting on job time and cost data. 

Core Capabilities:   

  • Customer and quality focus 
  • Effective communication skills (both verbal and written) 
  • Teamwork 
  • Excellent problem-solving abilities  
  • Responsibility and dependability 
  • Ethics and integrity 
  • Ability to use LMN via a smartphone

Job Duties: 

  • Plan and manage the loading/unloading of trucks and trailers in the AM and PM including all daily labor, equipment and materials required to complete daily objectives 
  • Cut grass, trim edges, clean up refuse, blow trimmings, fertilize and water turf areas and perform other lawn care duties  
  • Move and install soil, mulch and plant material to assist with the construction of landscape gardens and related areas 
  • Spray and dust areas to control insects and or weeds 
  • Operate power equipment including, but not limited to, lawn tractors, lawn mowers, line trimmers, blowers, hedge trimmers, pruning saws, sod cutters, chain saws, and snow blowers 
  • Supervise the work of crew members to ensure proper safety, quality, and productivity 
  • Inspect all work for quality to eliminate the need for return visits and/or re-work due to quality or customer satisfaction issues 
  • Train crew members on proper and safe job methods 
  • Conduct daily inspections and maintenance on vehicles, tools, and equipment 
  • Assist in other job-related duties including construction projects, shop and yard maintenance, vehicle and equipment maintenance 
  • Complete and submit all required paperwork on a daily basis, including, daily time and service record forms, equipment daily inspection forms, attendance tracking, requests for time off, etc.  
  • Maintain and enforce standards of cleanliness and organization in assigned trucks, trailers, equipment, jobsites, and shop/yard areas 
  • Ensure that all work activities are carried out in a safe and efficient manner, and that all crew members are compliance with government and company PPE standards  
  • Comply with all company policies and regulations 
  • Work in accordance with all local health and safety laws and regulations 
  • Communicate with customers in a polite and courteous manner 

Requirements: 

  • High School Diploma, GED or equivalent  
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in the landscape/grounds maintenance industry 
  • Capable of operating required equipment and tools in a safe and responsible manner 
  • Effective communication skills – must be able to carry out verbal instructions, read labels and signs, complete daily reports to office and/or customers 
  • Time management skills 
  • Knowledge of specific materials, methods, tools and equipment required to complete various landscape/construction practices 
  • Ability to work both independently with little supervision, and as part of a team 
  • Ability to walk, stand, crouch for long periods of time and carry out strenuous physical tasks 
  • Valid driver’s license and safe driving record 

Work Conditions: 

  • Ability to work with hand tools, power tools, small engine equipment, and materials 
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs. repeatedly through an entire work shift 
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment 
  • Requires good manual dexterity 
  • Excellent stamina is required 
  • Work near heavy equipment and other vehicles on a regular basis  
  • Work outdoors in various conditions including heat and humidity, rain, dust, noise, and cold  
  • Flexible working hours including occasional weekend work 

Rate of Pay & Benefits: 

  • Rate of pay is $20-24/hr. Paid according to experience 
  • Benefits and RSP matching are available for the right candidates 
  • Winter work for those that would like to work with our snowplowing division.


Date Posted

2022-02-25


Address

138 COLLEGE ST W
Picton, ON
K0K2T0. Canada

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Company

Lamer Landscaping & Snowplowing Ltd


Job Description

GROUNDS MAINTENANCE SUPERVISOR

Reports to:  Owner

Summary: 

The Landscape Construction Supervisor is responsible for performing a variety of work tasks in order to manage the timely completion of landscape construction projects. The  foreman will be required to supervise a crew of laborers and operate a variety of tools and equipment to carry out specified job tasks, as well provide daily progress reporting on job time and cost data. 

Core Capabilities:   

  • Customer and quality focus 
  • Effective communication skills (both verbal and written) 
  • Teamwork 
  • Excellent problem-solving abilities  
  • Responsibility and dependability 
  • Ethics and integrity 
  • Ability to use LMN via a smartphone

Job Duties: 

  • Manage the execution of construction projects, planning labor requirements, equipment requirements and material deliveries and timing to ensure completion of job(s) within project deadlines

  • Manage safety, quality and productivity of work at sites and/or shop/yard

  • Assist in the preparation of jobsites prior to the beginning of a project

  • Supervise, coordinate, and schedule the day to day work activities of a landscape construction crew.

  • Delegate job tasks to appropriate crew members to assist in the completion of landscape constructions

  • Participate in recruitment activities by conducting secondary interviews with potential job candidates
  • Conduct on-site orientations with new employees and employees in new positions, which cover all company health and safety policies, practices, and procedures
  • Operate various tools and equipment, including: heavy equipment, chainsaws, jackhammers, laser levels, measurement equipment, shovels, hammers, drills, etc.
  • Assist in the construction of walkways, patios, driveways, site grading, fences, decks, posts, etc.
  • Perform preventative maintenance on tools and equipment by conducting inspections, lubricating, and cleaning on a daily basis
  • Read and interpret blueprints, structural drawings, and specifications to delegate/complete work activities
  • Meet with subcontractors and supervise quality, efficiency, and deadlines
  • Complete and submit all required paperwork on a daily basis, including: daily site meeting logs, crew daily forms, equipment daily inspection forms, attendance tracking, time and materials billing summaries, requests for time off, etc.
  • Comply with all company policies and regulations
  • Maintain and enforce standards of cleanliness and organization in assigned trucks, trailers, equipment, jobsites, and shop/yard areas
  • Ensure that all work activities are carried out in a safe and efficient manner, and that all crew members are in compliance with government and company PPE standards
  • Enforce and work in accordance with all local health and safety laws and regulations at shop/yard and on jobsites

 Requirements: 

  • High School Diploma, GED or equivalent  
  • Minimum 3-5 years’ experience in the landscape construction industry 
  • Capable of operating required equipment and tools in a safe and responsible manner 
  • Effective communication skills – must be able to carry out verbal instructions, read labels and signs, complete daily reports to office and/or customers 
  • Time management skills 
  • Knowledge of specific materials, methods, tools and equipment required to complete various landscape/construction practices 
  • Ability to work both independently with little supervision, and as part of a team 
  • Ability to walk, stand, crouch for long periods of time and carry out strenuous physical tasks 
  • Valid driver’s license and safe driving record 

Work Conditions: 

  • Ability to work with hand tools, power tools, small engine equipment, and materials 
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs. repeatedly through an entire work shift 
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment 
  • Requires good manual dexterity 
  • Excellent stamina is required 
  • Work near heavy equipment and other vehicles on a regular basis  
  • Work outdoors in various conditions including heat and humidity, rain, dust, noise, and cold  
  • Flexible working hours including occasional weekend work 

Rate of Pay & Benefits: 

  • Rate of pay is $22-26/hr. Paid according to experience 
  • Benefits and RSP matching are available for the right candidates.
  • Winter work avaliable for those who what to work with our snowplowing division.


Date Posted

2022-02-25


Address

138 COLLEGE ST W
BELLEVILLE, ON
K8P-2G6. Canada

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Company

Lamer Landscaping & Snowplowing Ltd


Job Description

GROUNDS MAINTENANCE SUPERVISOR

Reports to:  Owner

Summary: 

The Landscape Construction Supervisor is responsible for performing a variety of work tasks in order to manage the timely completion of landscape construction projects. The  foreman will be required to supervise a crew of laborers and operate a variety of tools and equipment to carry out specified job tasks, as well provide daily progress reporting on job time and cost data. 

Core Capabilities:   

  • Customer and quality focus 
  • Effective communication skills (both verbal and written) 
  • Teamwork 
  • Excellent problem-solving abilities  
  • Responsibility and dependability 
  • Ethics and integrity 
  • Ability to use LMN via a smartphone

Job Duties: 

  • Manage the execution of construction projects, planning labor requirements, equipment requirements and material deliveries and timing to ensure completion of job(s) within project deadlines

  • Manage safety, quality and productivity of work at sites and/or shop/yard

  • Assist in the preparation of jobsites prior to the beginning of a project

  • Supervise, coordinate, and schedule the day to day work activities of a landscape construction crew.

  • Delegate job tasks to appropriate crew members to assist in the completion of landscape constructions

  • Participate in recruitment activities by conducting secondary interviews with potential job candidates
  • Conduct on-site orientations with new employees and employees in new positions, which cover all company health and safety policies, practices, and procedures
  • Operate various tools and equipment, including: heavy equipment, chainsaws, jackhammers, laser levels, measurement equipment, shovels, hammers, drills, etc.
  • Assist in the construction of walkways, patios, driveways, site grading, fences, decks, posts, etc.
  • Perform preventative maintenance on tools and equipment by conducting inspections, lubricating, and cleaning on a daily basis
  • Read and interpret blueprints, structural drawings, and specifications to delegate/complete work activities
  • Meet with subcontractors and supervise quality, efficiency, and deadlines
  • Complete and submit all required paperwork on a daily basis, including: daily site meeting logs, crew daily forms, equipment daily inspection forms, attendance tracking, time and materials billing summaries, requests for time off, etc.
  • Comply with all company policies and regulations
  • Maintain and enforce standards of cleanliness and organization in assigned trucks, trailers, equipment, jobsites, and shop/yard areas
  • Ensure that all work activities are carried out in a safe and efficient manner, and that all crew members are in compliance with government and company PPE standards
  • Enforce and work in accordance with all local health and safety laws and regulations at shop/yard and on jobsites

 Requirements: 

  • High School Diploma, GED or equivalent  
  • Minimum 3-5 years’ experience in the landscape construction industry 
  • Capable of operating required equipment and tools in a safe and responsible manner 
  • Effective communication skills – must be able to carry out verbal instructions, read labels and signs, complete daily reports to office and/or customers 
  • Time management skills 
  • Knowledge of specific materials, methods, tools and equipment required to complete various landscape/construction practices 
  • Ability to work both independently with little supervision, and as part of a team 
  • Ability to walk, stand, crouch for long periods of time and carry out strenuous physical tasks 
  • Valid driver’s license and safe driving record 

Work Conditions: 

  • Ability to work with hand tools, power tools, small engine equipment, and materials 
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs. repeatedly through an entire work shift 
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment 
  • Requires good manual dexterity 
  • Excellent stamina is required 
  • Work near heavy equipment and other vehicles on a regular basis  
  • Work outdoors in various conditions including heat and humidity, rain, dust, noise, and cold  
  • Flexible working hours including occasional weekend work 

Rate of Pay & Benefits: 

  • Rate of pay is $22-26/hr. Paid according to experience 
  • Benefits and RSP matching are available for the right candidates.
  • Winter work avaliable for those who what to work with our snowplowing division.


Date Posted

2022-02-25


Address

138 COLLEGE ST W
Picton, ON
K0K2T0. Canada

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Company

Grason Homes


Job Description

Assign tasks based on work schedules, keep workers on task, complete timesheets and inspect the quality of work to ensure job requirements are met. Instruct crew members on proper work standards. Interact with customers to resolve issues or answer questions. Crew leaders, also called foreperson, work along with crew members in completing all landscaping installations/maintenance. Operate a variety of hand tools and equipment such as packers, chain saws, quick cut, iQ saw, mini heavy equipment, etc. to complete landscape and garden projects.

 


Date Posted

2022-03-17


Address

1362 Clyde Road
Cambridge, ON
N1R 5S7. Canada

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Company

Porcupine Lawn Care Inc


Job Description

Assign tasks based on work schedules, keep workers on task, complete timesheets and inspect the quality of work to ensure job requirements are met. Instruct crew members on proper work standards. Interact with customers to resolve issues or answer questions. Crew leaders, also called foreperson, work along with crew members in completing all landscaping installations/maintenance. Operate a variety of hand tools and equipment such as packers, chain saws, hedge shears, sod cutters, pruning saws, mowing equipment, etc. to complete landscape and garden projects.

 

Must have valid and clean (no more than 1 violation) Ontario G class licence and comfortable to drive 1 ton dumptruck with 11 foot dumpbody and a 1 ton pickup truck as well. Start ASAP. 


Date Posted

2021-07-28


Address

131 olde towne place
Markham, ON
L3t4k9 . Canada

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Company

Peak Irrigation and Landscape Lighting


Job Description

  • Assign tasks based on work schedules, keep workers on task, complete timesheets and inspect the quality of work to ensure job requirements are met.
  • Instruct crew members on proper work standards.
  • Interact with customers to resolve issues or answer questions.
  • Crew leaders, also called foreperson, work along with crew members in completing all irrigation installations/maintenance.
  • Operate a variety of hand tools such as shovels, picks, saws and rakes and equipment such as packers, vibratory plows, trenchers, and back hoes.
  • Constantly monitor work sites for safety concerns.


Date Posted

2022-02-23


Address

582 Wellington Street
St. Thomas, ON
N5R 6E1. Canada

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Company

Harpers Garden Centre


Job Description

Hiring all positions: Lead Hands and General Labourers.

EXCITING OPPORTUNITY: Landscape/Construction Division

We are a multi-faceted landscape design and installation company that prides itself in our competitive edge and delivers results that exceed expectations. We are currently hiring individuals with drive and dedication for a job environment that is detail driven, exciting, and fast paced. Those who love the environment, the outdoors and seek to learn new skills while challenging themselves will be the ideal candidate. Our goal is to stay at the forefront of this industry as it continues to rapidly grow and evolve. We can provide the experience, knowledge, training and support to further your growth in the industry with our team. We offer fair and competitive wages that will grow with you as you grow with the company.

Responsibilities and Duties: Foreman/Lead Hand

  • Minimum of 3-5 years’ experience in the landscaping/construction field.
  • Required to manage a crew between 1-5 people
  • Responsible for landscape and construction installation services.
  • Customer care is paramount in all aspects of the business.
  • Responsible for overseeing job safety.
  • Attention to detail, punctuality, team player, able to meet project deadlines
  • Complete and submit all required paperwork daily.
  • Conduct onsite orientations for new employees
  • Read and interpret drawings (structural, landscape, specifications) to delegate/complete work activities.

General Labourers

  • Able to follow instruction and work efficiently on various job sites
  • Responsible for assisting site Lead and Foreman
  • Able to work alone with proficiency

Qualifications and Skills: Foreman/Lead Hand

  • Ability to read and understand site/planting plans.
  • Possession of a valid Ontario Driver’s license G class.
  • Contribute to a team atmosphere with a positive attitude and create a working climate, with an emphasis on health and safety.
  • Ability to relate well with co-workers, supervisors, other employees, client groups and the general public while providing leadership and work direction to subordinates.
  • Previous Landscape and/or general construction experience and references are required
  • Management/Supervisor skills required
  • Minimum High School Education required
  • Knowledge of plants & plant care

General Labourers

  • Ability to lift 50lbs-80lbs
  • Possession of a valid Ontario Driver’s license G class.
  • Previous General Labour experience and asset.

Does this sound like something you would like? If so, send us your resume. We would be glad to meet with you.

We thank you for your interest. We will contact only those selected for interviews.

Job Type: Permanent Full-time

Expected start date: 12/10/2021

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $23.00-$28.00 per hour(Lead Hand)/ $18.00-$22.00 (General Labour)

Benefits: Health Benefits available upon 3 Month conditional probation period completion.

COVID-19 considerations:
- Personal protective equipment provided or required
- Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place


Date Posted

2021-12-01


Address

1039 Wilson Street East
Ancaster, ON
L9H5E9. Canada

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Company

Premium Court Construction


Job Description

April 1 - October 31 (weather permitting): Premium Court is expanding and seeking the addition of a new Court Crew Supervisor.

This is an incredible opportunity to join the fastest – growing court installation company in Canada. As part of our operations team, you will be installing backyard and commercial sport courts including multi-use, basketball, hard and clay courts, clay court maintenance and many other courts we build every day. If you love sports and have a general construction background, you will love this job!

ABOUT THE COMPANY
For over 40 years, Premium Court is the fastest growing company in Canada. From backyard courts to residential gyms and commercial athletic surfaces of all kinds, Premium Court does it all. Our modular sports flooring continues to be THE STANDARD against which other surfaces try to measure themselves.
Premium Court is based in Toronto, Canada. We have a passionate and dedicated team working together to create incredible, quality custom courts throughout Ontario.

ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES
Reporting directly to the Project Manager, responsibilities include, but not limited to:

  • Installation of residential and commercial sport courts from start to finish including crack repair, levelling playing surface, assembling and installing hoops; hanging wall pads.
  • Manage completion timelines & equipment requirements.
  • Work with Project Manager to ensure the finished court meets expectations & the scope of work has been fulfilled.
  • Work with Project Manager to resolve any pertinent or potential site issues.
  • Ensure that Pre-trip and Post-trip vehicle inspections are completed.
  • Actively comply with all safety requirements
  • Completion of material use report
  • Manage team of 4 to 6 people
  • This role involves local travel (Southern Ontario)

QUALIFICATIONS & SKILLS

  • General construction experience, such as cement and patch work, is preferred
  • The position is highly physical and requires lifting of up to 80 pounds.
  • The ideal candidate has a sports background and/or sports knowledge
  • Must have a clear understanding of job-site safety.
  • Must be organized with great time management and leadership skills.
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills.
  • Works well under pressure; ability to handle fast-paced, multi-tasking work environment.
  • Strong work ethic and belief in personal accountability.
  • This position will receive training and support to learn Sport Court products, process, installation, and habits for long-term success.
  • Must have a valid drivers’ license and clean driving record.

ADDITIONAL DETAILS

  • Job Type: Seasonal: April 1 - October 31 (weather permitting)
  • Compensation: Compensation based on experience and offering benefits to suitable employees based on experience.
  • Schedule: Flexible work hours during busy seasons can include some early mornings, late evenings, and weekends.

Salary: *Based on experience

Experience:

  • Construction: 2 years (Preferred)
  • Leadership roll: 2 years (Preferred)

Work authorization: Canada (Required)

Benefits: YES

Schedule: Monday to Friday (must be able to work weekends as needed)

Work Remotely: No

Job Types: Full-time, Seasonal

Salary: From $28.00 per hour

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: From $28.00 per hour


Date Posted

2022-01-31


Address

2111 Deer Run Ave
Burlington, ON
L7M 3E5. Canada

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Company

The Backyard Urban Farm Company


Job Description

Company Profile

The Backyard Urban Farm Company (BUFCO) is an award winning, family-run, organic vegetable landscaping company that designs, installs, plants and maintains edible and native pollinator flower gardens for residential and commercial clients throughout the Toronto area. We empower urbanites to grow their own food and help them to reconnect with nature.

We develop and elevate committed, self-motivated nature-lovers who want to build a career in the organic land care profession. We provide challenging opportunities for all team members to enhance their skills, develop their interests, and test their limits in an encouraging, supportive, equitable and fun environment.

We strongly value and believe in diversity, and encourage all to apply. If the opportunity to join our team excites you, and you are driven to provide excellence in every endeavor, then BUFCO is the home for you. 

 

Position Summary:

As the BUFCO Installation Supervisor you will assist the Installation Manager manage and control the operational activities involved in the installation of raised garden beds and other landscaping projects. You are a hard-working, capable individual who loves physical work, the outdoors, and working cooperatively with other like-minded team members. You bring significant relevant experience to this position, yet you are eager to enhance your skills through training and hands-on experience. You are excited about the prospect of growing within the company.

You are an inspiring leader with a positive and confident attitude who can develop, coach and train your team while helping them grow and thrive at BUFCO.

 

Responsibilities:

Primary

  • Supervise projects in the field, including the assembly and installation of BUFCO designed raised garden beds in an efficient and timely manner while applying your high-quality expertise, leadership, and skill.
  • Oversee the installation of various types of garden accessories such as trellises, critter barrier kits, and simple drip irrigation systems.
  • Work on landscape projects including but not limited to establishing in-ground gardens, fences, wood decks and patios, small stone-work installations (interlocking, pavers, and natural stone).
  • Communicate clearly, effectively, and respectfully with clients while on the job.
  • Maintain quality service by establishing and modeling BUFCO’s high standards.
  • Report to and receive projects from the Installation Manager

Secondary

  • Supervise your Team made up of the Installation Technician and Labourers who will assist with installations, maintain and organize the installation truck, assist with tool maintenance and supplies inventory, and help to keep BUFCO facilities and jobsites tidy, organized, accessible, safe, and in good working order.
  • Communicate on-site changes to that have scheduling and financial implications to the Installation Manager, such as weather, unexpected site-specific conditions that affect timelines, or client-requested changes.
  • Ensure daily completion of detailed notes regarding work accomplished and materials used during every client visit.

Occasional

  • Participate in larger garden infrastructure and landscaping installations as required.
  • May be asked to water and tend to plants, lawns and/or gardens occasionally.

 

Skills and Qualifications:

  • An excellent listener with strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Able to manage and inspire a team and lead by example.
  • Able to motivate others to grow and strive for excellence, thereby elevating the entire team.
  • Proven leader who is a confident delegator of tasks.
  • Highly reliable, and punctual.
  • Passionate about growing food and urban agriculture.
  • A love of working outdoors, rain or shine.
  • Able to adapt to a variety of different projects; a superior problem solver.
  • Able to work cooperatively in a team environment, as well independently.
  • Able to take initiative and pursue self-directed tasks.
  • Good knowledge of the Toronto area with the ability to attend a variety of locations on your own.
  • Able to operate a variety of vehicles with confidence, including vans and small trucks, and confident towing trailers.
  • Highly organized, meticulous, with great attention to detail.
  • Health and safety is a priority. Maintaining a safe work environment is essential.
  • Intermediate to advance knowledge of technology and smart phone savvy.
  • Experience with Google Suite (Drive, Sheets, Docs, Calendar, Maps) is a plus.

 

Education and Experience:

  • Minimum 2-3-years landscaping experience, including grading/leveling, laying/removing turf/sod, fence and deck construction, stonework installations (interlocking, pavers, natural stone).
  • A confident carpenter who is comfortable with the use of tools and machinery ranging from skill-saws, drills, hand-held power-planer, reciprocating saws, line trimmer, as well as heavy machinery.
  • Well versed in safety protocols with a priority to maintaining a safe worksite for all.
  • Experience and confidence with driving pick-up trucks and large vans; confident driving while towing a trailer.
  • Plant care, knowledge and identification is an asset.

 

Additional Job Requirements:

  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking, bending, crouching, kneeling is required.
  • This is a physically demanding job.
  • Skid-steer and bob-cat tickets and practical experience is a great asset.
  • First Aid and Health and Safety training is beneficial.
  • A valid G-class license and clean driving record is required.
  • Able to be adaptable and flexible with changing weather and daily schedules, accepting that some days may be longer than other days.
  • Some weekend work may be required.
  • Photography skills are an asset. 

 

 

Posting Date:  February 10, 2022

Please submit all resumes to: Human Resources at hr@bufco.ca

Compensation: Hourly $29.00 per hour

 


Date Posted

2022-02-16


Address

44 Columbus Ave.
Toronto, ON
M6R 1S2. Canada

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Company

Garden Grove


Job Description

We are eagerly seeking Crew Members to join our Landscape Maintenance Team!

 

Do you have a positive, team-oriented attitude? Strong attention to detail? A desire to grow and learn in a green industry career? If so, we want to meet with you!

 

At Garden Grove we’re a tight-knit crew who are as passionate about caring for our clients as we are about each other. Though we’re larger in size than most landscape companies, we maintain a small company feel and supportive environment that makes our team members feel at home.

If you are looking to join a company with a heightened commitment to safety and quality, and be part of a crew of talented go-getters, you might just have found your match. With our range of services, including commercial grounds maintenance, landscape enhancements, and snow removal there’s no limit to what we can do, and what you can achieve.

Garden Grove promotes a teamwork culture, developing and training our staff to provide next-level service to our customers.

 

Job Duties 

  • Ensuring properties are maintained to the high level of quality that is expected while maintaining budgeted productivity
  • Identify issues within the accounts that you service, recording those issues and reporting them to your manager
  • Dedicated to quality customer service you go the extra mile to ensure customer satisfaction
  • Ensure company policies and procedures are implemented and adhered to at all times, ensures all health & safety requirements are followed
  • Utilization and proficiency with turf and lawn care equipment
  • Perform routine maintenance services on customer properties as per Garden Grove standards to include cutting grass, raking, general clean up, fertilizing, garden care (weeding, edging, cultivating), plant care (pruning, trimming shrubs & trees) according to site specific details.
  • Perform snow removal duties during snow season while ensuring proper safety procedures

 

Working Conditions

  • Duties will primarily be outdoors and regularly exposed to varying weather conditions i.e. wet and/or humid conditions, hot and cold temperatures, snow and ice storms.
  • Physical demands include but may not be limited to standing, walking, sitting, climbing, stooping, kneeling, bending, lifting, reaching, squatting, carrying, pushing, and pulling.
  • Occasional irregular hours due to unexpected circumstances.

 

Qualifications

  • A valid drivers license with clean drivers abstract
  • Desire to work in horticultural/landscape industry
  • Proficiency with turf and lawn care equipment
  • Minimum 1 year experience in the landscape industry an asset

 

Our Culture

  • Communication - Just like a fresh cut lawn, we pride ourselves on clean lines of communication.
  • Respect - Respect the process, C.A.R.E. about a job well done.  Operate in the spirit of cooperation.
  • Trustworthy - To be trusted, you need to be trustworthy.  Have the courage and integrity to make the tough decisions.
  • Motivated - Motivation can out-perform talent with the right mindset.
  • Teamwork - Teamwork requires everyone to be focused on our common goal.  Work together to achieve greatness.
  • Innovation - Adapting to change we challenge ourselves to always innovate.

 

Incentives for You

  • Seasonal and Full Time year round employment
  • Competitive wages and bonuses
  • Training, development, and paid certifications
  • Benefits Package
  • Opportunity for career ladder advancement within Garden Grove

 

Garden Grove Landscaping Inc. offers diverse opportunities in landscape and snow management services. 

 

As a leader in the industry, we have developed a strong reputation for excellence.  We continue to grow as an organization because of our focus on team building, quality and customer satisfaction.  Our unique culture has enabled Garden Grove to remain a successful family-oriented business, founded on principles of trust, honesty and respect.  This guides our relationships with each other, our customers, and cultivates a positive atmosphere where growth is encouraged, and where individuals can achieve their potential.  

Our team is growing forward – Garden Grove is the ideal place to start or further your landscape career.  Since our inception in 1990, Garden Grove Landscaping has seen steady growth and has become widely recognized as a service leader in the landscape industry. Having developed a strong reputation for excellence we continue to grow as an organization because of our focus on team building, quality and customer satisfaction. 

 

Join our team today!  Apply online at GardenGrove.ca/Careers  

Garden Grove is an equal opportunity employer.

 


Date Posted

2021-08-12


Address

136 5th Concession E
Waterdown, ON
L8B 1K5. Canada

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Company

Green Keeper


Job Description

 Crew Member

***Only applications that include a cover letter and resume will be considered***

*A driver’s license is required for this position.*

Close proximity to Yonge and Davisville is also preferred.

Duties:

Manage your own weekly maintenance list in mid-town Toronto

  • Lawn Mowing
  • Line Trimming
  • Hedge Trimming
  • Backpack Blowing
  • Gardening - Weeding, edging, tilling, planting, installations
  • Spring and Fall Cleanups

 

We are also looking for an individual who is:

  • Positive
  • Motivated
  • Responsible
  • Reliable
  • Flexible
  • Knowledge of or interest in learning about broader aspects of landscaping including basic gardening, minor hardscaping, sodding.

Initially, you can expect to work 16-20 hours per week (May – December). 

Your "weekly list" responsibility is paid though a profit-sharing model with our company. Other jobs will be paid at a rate of $22.50- $25.00 an hour depending on experience.

We are looking for candidates who are hard-working, reliable and friendly. There is potential for advancement.

Send us your resume and cover letter to: services@greenkeeper.ca


Date Posted

2021-07-26


Address

20 MARTIN RD.
TORONTO, ON
M4S 2V2. Canada

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Company

Reliable Care Premium Landscapes


Job Description

Come join with an award-winning landscape team and “ENJOY YOUR TIME OUTSIDE!”

Learn More:

Watch our VIDEO! : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8zEAj_kpGbA

Visit our Website: www.reliablecare.co

We our searching for people to join our landscape teams (grass or landscape maintenance) with opportunity transition to snow removal!

You will work in a team alongside a team leader who will coach and train you on landscape maintenance best practices, how to work safely, and how to use our landscape equipment as you manicure and maintain beautiful green spaces at select high end multi-residential properties located in the GTA. Harness your passion for the green industry and showcase your horticulture skills while transforming your property into a beautiful oasis for residents to enjoy!

Reliable Care is known for our exceptional flower displays, outstanding customer service and is frankly a great place to work! If you are passionate, motivated and RELIABLE we can offer you lots of opportunities including guaranteed full year employment.

Other reason you will want to choose OUR Team:

·       Great work hours (7:30am-4:30pm Monday-Friday) from March-October

·       Health, Dental, Life Insurance Benefits and RRSP Match Program

·       Competitive Industry Wages, Paid Holidays, Paid Overtime and Paid uniform laundering program

·       Professional, Experienced and Knowledgeable Managers

·       Opportunities to Grow and Develop your career in the Green Industry

·       Company BBQ’s and team events

 

Reliable Care Values:

·       Its Employees: You will always be treated with respect and as an integral part of the company.

·       Safety: Safe work practices are in place and enforced.

·       Continuous Training and Learning: We will support you to take new a course or become an apprentice.

 

To be the perfect fit for this job, YOU have:

· 1-2 years of gardening experience with experience planting and caring for plants and flowers

· Landscape & Horticulture education and training (or equivalent working experience)

· Plant knowledge and identification, specifically trees, shrubs, annuals and perennials

· Knowledge and physical ability to use all types of landscape tools

· Willingness to work in a cooperative, team-oriented environment

· Ability to work outdoors in various weather conditions (summer and winter)

· Flexible and able to report to work during winter storms as needed (day or night)

· Physically fit having strong stamina and ability to lift 50lbs

 

Responsibilities and Duties:

·       -In collaboration with your team, be responsible for maintaining all aspects of gardens for a group of assigned sites

·       -Plan job in an effective manner to ensure optimum job efficiency and effectiveness

·       -Use and operate all tools and equipment used in horticulture

·       -Care for growing plants material by fertilizing, watering, pruning, weeding, cultivating, and removing dead or damaged leaf tissue

·       -Plant seeds and transplant seedlings

·       -Prune trees, shrubs, and hedges

·       -General property, lawn and garden maintenance, including daily litter pick-up

·       -Operate safely tools such as power mowers, push mowers, tractors, snow blowers, electric clippers, pruning saws and other landscape maintenance equipment, as required

·       -Perform other manual duties to clean and maintain landscaped environments, shop + equipment

 


Date Posted

2021-07-05


Address

115 Crockford Blvd
Toronto, ON
M1R 3B7. Canada

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Company

Infinite Possibilities


Job Description

Job Purpose

Work as a part of a dynamic team of skilled landscapers installing high end quality landscapes for residential and commercial properties. As a part of the Construction Crew, you will be responsible for assisting with a variety of tasks related to hardscaping and softscaping. 

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Follow direction from your crew Foreman and efficiently carry out tasks such as:
    • Site preparation (demo, layout, excavation etc)
    • Hardscaping (retaining walls, interlock/natural stone driveways, patios, porches & walkways etc)
    • Softscaping (planting, mulching, sodding etc)
  • Operate various tools and equipment, including: plate tampers, laser levels, measurement equipment, shovels, rakes, hammers, drills, dingos etc
  • Perform preventative maintenance on tools and equipment by conducting inspections, lubricating, and cleaning on a daily basis 
  • Assist delivery driver with loading and unloading of materials, tools, and equipment required to complete projects
  • Wear appropriate personal protective equipment at all times, comply with all company policies and regulations and work in accordance with all local health and safety laws and regulations
  • Occasionally assist Carpentry Crew with construction of decks, fences, gates, sheds etc

Qualifications:

  • Preference will be given to candidates with previous landscaping and/or construction experience
  • Experience operating small equipment an asset (dingo, mini ex, skid steer)
  • Valid G class drivers license; must be willing to get to various job locations throughout the GTA
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints and specifications an asset
  • Knowledge of specific materials, methods, tools and equipment required to complete various landscape/construction practices
  • Ability to work both independently with little supervision, and as part of a team
  • Ability to walk, stand, crouch for long periods of time and carry out strenuous physical tasks
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs. repeatedly through an entire work shift
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment 

Personal Attributes:

  • Punctual, responsible & dependable
  • Come to work attentive, ready to learn & work hard
  • Customer and quality focus
  • Effective communication skills (both verbal and written)
  • Works well in a team setting and individually
  • Excellent problem solving abilities
  • Ethics and integrity
  • Takes initiative
  • Demonstrate continuous growth through personal goal achievement

Schedule:

  • Monday through Friday, 7:00am-5:30pm
  • Weekend work optional
  • Guaranteed company shut down for one week at the end of August to ensure rest & relaxation 
  • Season typically runs from mid March-mid December… you will have the opportunity to enroll in continuing education courses/seminars throughout the winter months 

Compensation:

  • Hourly rate ranges from $18-$20
  • Fresh, healthy lunches provided! 
  • We have the means to match the industry standard for any role in the organization, and while compensation for this position is based on experience level and performance, it will be tailored to meet your specific needs both in a professional capacity but also in your personal life. We want to work with you to design compensation that works for you specifically. Some examples include: 
    • Educational opportunities
    • Travel/Vehicle Allowance
    • A flexible schedule
    • Stability
    • Health Coverage

Contact Us: 


Date Posted

2022-01-31


Address

2961 Ravenshoe Rd
Keswick, ON
L0G1R0. Canada

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Company

Clintar Commercial Outdoor Services


Job Description

Main Duties

  • Garden maintenance – cultivating, weeding, fertilizing, perennial care, pruning
  • Available for early morning starts to load truck and trailer, and water and weed plant inventory
  • Near the end of workday load trailer and clean work site, including sweeping and blowing
  • Operate small equipment like backpack blowers, hedge trimers, etc. · Plant trees, shrubs, perennials, and annuals
  • Build gardens – site setup, digging and wheelbarrowing, planting and mulching
  • Learn and expand knowledge of landscape maintenance and garden installation
  • Take direction and work alongside team leaders and supervisors
  • Follow on-site health and safety procedures

Qualifications

  • Landscape experience is an asset
  • Physically capable of lifting 40 pounds of more, wheelbarrowing, and repetitive tasks
  • Must be able to work outdoors in a variety of weather conditions
  • High attention to detail
  • Team oriented and able to complete all tasks assigned


Date Posted

2022-03-16


Address

16786 Steeles Ave
Hornby, ON
L0P 1E0. Canada

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Company

Neil Landscaping Construction


Job Description

Three generations of experience in the landscaping and construction business distinguish Neil Landscaping Construction.   The Neil team has evolved the techniques of integrating both modern pre-cast interlock brick and classical natural flag stone into rockeries, walls, walks, driveways and accents.  

We are looking for a full time, seasonal landscape labourer to join our team.

The right candidate will have a positive and hardworking attitude, be physically fit and aware of commonly used practices in the landscaping industry.  We are customer focused with an excellent reputation.

Job duties:

  • Assist in the construction of hardscape projects such as pavers, flagstone, natural stone, walls, steps, etc.
  • Assist in landscaping projects such as grading, sodding, garden beds and planting
  • Assists in maintaining a clean and safe work environment
  • Other duties as assigned

Requirements:

  • Ability to do physical work in various outside conditions (be able to lift 50 lbs)
  • Proficient in the use of a variety of tools (we offer state of the art equipment – training provided)
  • Must be punctual and reliable
  • A valid G Driver’s Licence with a clean drivers abstract
  • Ability to drive truck and trailer is considered an asset.

Neil Landscaping Construction will provide uniform.   Career growth and development opportunities.  Compensation is based on experience and qualifications.  Please send resume to info@neil-landscaping.ca.  We are non-smoking workplace. 

 


Date Posted

2022-05-02


Address

PO Box 28090
Brantford, ON
N2L 6J8. Canada

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Company

Cultivate Design


Job Description

Give the beauty of nature while enjoying the outdoors in Toronto's most beautiful gardens!  We offer a full training program and performance based bonus, most importantly we have fun while we do it.  If you have a passion for plants and a desire to learn and grow this is the place for you!

Standard duties and requirements include:

Planting, fertilizing, cutting grass, soil amending, cultivation, edging, pruning, and weeding 

Use of power tools such as blower, trimmer and hedge clipper

Able to listen, learn and follow instructions

Valid G licence with clean abstract adds to hourly pay rate

Have a positive attitude and be engaged

 

Pay based on experience and abilities

$18.00-$20.00 per hr

+ Performance based bonus

+ Profit sharing

Half days on Friday’s through the summer months


Date Posted

2022-03-31


Address

50 Eastwood road
East Toronto, ON
M4l2c5. Canada

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Company

Morguard


Job Description

The Landscaper/Snow Removal person is responsible for care and maintenance of landscape/snow removal activies to ensure residential properties are kept in exceptional condition and presented favourably to the tenants and general public. 

The position is required mostly to assist our Mississauga crew. Crew member must have good verbal communication skills and ability to work independentaly.  Valid G Drivers License with a good driving record and own vehicle required.  Salary includes uniform, benefits, company pension and sick days.  


Date Posted

2021-07-19


Address

55 City Centre Drive, Suite 1000
Mississauga, ON
L5B 1M3. Canada

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Company

Appleby Landscape


Job Description

Appleby Landscape has been exceeding the industry standard by designing, building, and maintaining timeless, beautiful landscapes for over 30 years. Our attention to detail and exceptional customer service has allowed us to amass an exclusive clientele of prestige residential and estate properties.

What you can expect working with Appleby Landscape:

  • Higher than industry average salaries and wages.
  • Excellent bonuses.
  • Benefits.
  • Company paid uniforms.
  • Paid horticultural education and apprenticeships for career-minded individuals.
  • A positive workplace culture including regular social events.
  • All necessary personal protective equipment (PPE).
  • The most advanced, industry-leading fleet and equipment that is consistently upgraded.
  • A well-organized and safe team environment.
  • Physically rewarding work while enjoying the great outdoors.
  • Year-round opportunities are available.

In your role as a Crew Member:

  • Residential Landscape Construction: All types of stone work (patios, walkways, driveways, retaining walls, etc.), garden installations, drainage, lighting, irrigation.
  • Reports to Crew Leader.

Work Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday and Tuesday to Friday positions available.
  • Saturday work available if preferred (not mandatory).
  • Weekday hours: up to 10 hours per day.
  • You will meet at our shop/yard every morning.

Mandatory requirements:

  • A positive attitude with a willingness to learn and succeed.
  • Accountability and reliability.
  • Work well with a team.
  • Valid driver’s licence: minimum G2. 
  • Your own reliable transportation to and from our facility.
  • Physically able to perform all aspects of landscaping including heavy lifting (22 kg/50 lbs).
  • Certified safety footwear in good condition.

Ideally you have:

  • More than one year of relevant landscape industry experience.
  • A keen eye for detail.
  • Your own reliable vehicle to get to and from our facility.
  • A full G driver's licence and a clean drivers abstract if you are required to drive company vehicles.
  • First Aid/CPR certification.

Your compensation:

  • Will be based on experience and qualifications as well as demonstrated abilities.
  • Starts at $18 per hour for an entry level candidate and up to $28 per hour if well-qualified.

This is a full-time position from April to December with year-round opportunities.

 

Be part of a growing team who cares about our environment, our customers, and each other...a team with an impressive health & safety record who has been transforming our community and raising the bar for over 30 years!


Date Posted

2022-03-11


Address

5233 Guelph Line
Burlington, ON
L7P 0A5. Canada

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Company

Hollander Landscaping


Job Description

Work directly under the site Foreperson to ensure projects are completed on time while maintaining quality workmanship and a safe work environment. Scope of work will be excavation, grading, hardscaping, landscaping with some concrete work/carpentry. Will be resopnsible for operation of small machinery (mini ex, skid steer, tracked dumper) completing exivation and grading. Confindent in the use of quick cuts, plate tampers and