Landscape Construction Foreperson

Job Number: SFor

Permanent   |  Toronto, Ontario   |  Posted on Feb 04, 2020

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.
  • A leader who can motivate their team, lead by example, promote safety, keep things organized and keep things moving forward.
  • 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?

  • Minimum 5 years of construction experience installing work that includes walkways, patios, driveways & retaining walls. The buck doesn’t stop here, but it’s a good start.
  • Fluent with hardscape materials and their installation practices, including concrete, engineered and natural stone.
  • Can read and interpret scaled construction drawings.
  • Good communication skills.
  • General knowledge of landscaping practices, such as softscape installation, pruning, soil work and clean ups.
  • Can operate all types of machinery and a minimum G license and comfortable driving large vehicles.
  • 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!


Job summary

Company

Lawrence Park Complete Garden Care

Job Type

Permanent

Location

Toronto, Ontario

Start Date

Mar 30, 2020