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Experienced Garden Maintenance Crew Member

Job Number: IM8209

Permanent   |  Mono, Ontario   |  Posted on Aug 01, 2017 ← Back

Company description

Our landscaping company, based in the scenic Hockley Valley, is currently seeking an experienced gardener for our Maintenance Crew. 

The gardens we design and install are European in sensibility and North American in practicality. They are plant centred and hand crafted. We use natural materials; stone for patios and dry laid walls; cedar rounds and willow for structures. They are definitely 'country' but sophisticated in design and choice of plants. We mainly service large country properties in the beautiful rolling hills of Caledon, Mono, Mulmur Townships, and near Orangeville. The properties are diverse and sophisticated mixed borders, orchards, large water features, ponds, kitchen gardens, bog gardens, etc.

As gardeners, we are knowledge-driven, enthusiastic, cutting-edge and innovative in approaches to our job and to the environment. Our gardens are much photographed and have been featured in Garden Design, Canadian Gardening, Canadian House & Home, Select Homes, and have been featured on HGTV.

Job description

This position is full time, seasonal from March to November. Supervised tasks may include weeding, dead-heading, forking, planting, edging, pruning and general up-keep of client properties. Crew involve 2-3 members under the supervision of a crew leader. Our crews are highly professional in training and appearance and dedicated to our clients. 

The ideas candidate for this position is enthusiastic about gardening as well as environmentally friendly practices. 

Key Qualifications

  • Minimum 1 year of past gardening experiences
  • Must be well organized and punctual
  • Able to work well with others and function well independently
  • Must be able to follow directions
  • Some general knowledge of plant varieties
  • Physically strong and capable of kneeling, crouching, lifting, shovelling, raking, etc.
  • Candidate must have own means of transport and possess a valid "G" licence

Compensation based on experience and is above industry average

If you fit these criteria, we encourage you to apply today!

Please apply by submitting your resume and cover letter as one pdf. 

 


Job summary

Company

Warburton Landscape Services, Inc.

Job Type

Permanent

Location

Mono, Ontario

Start Date

Aug 15, 2017


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