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Landscape Maintenance Lead Hand

Job Number: 0001

Permanent   |  Guelph, Ontario   |  Posted on Sep 21, 2017 ← Back

Position Details

We're growing - come join our team! We are looking for a creative and talented Landscape Maintenance Lead Hand to join our high energy and positive work environment at our Guelph Residential Rentals location. 


Responsibilities Include:

• Supervise a crew of grounds workers involved in all aspects of landscape/ horticultural maintenance of the Sifton owned grounds. Participate in the various grounds maintenance and horticultural best practices.
• Operate and maintain various types of machinery and light duty utility vehicles.
• Ensure all equipment is safely and properly operated.
• Assist in the training and coaching of maintenance staff as required.
• Be aware of supervisor responsibilities relating to health and safety and monitor adherence to safety policies and procedures and promote safe work practices.


Experience & Qualifications:

• A minimum of 2 years’ relevant experience in landscape/ horticultural best practices, such as building fences, naturalizing greenspaces, lawn care/ gardening and related activities.
• A minimum of 1 year experience in a supervisory or team lead position.
• Graduate of a recognized horticultural/landscape program preferred.
• A solid knowledge of plants, tree species and pruning techniques
• Have great team management and customer service skills.
• Strong analytical and problem solving skills
• Ability to perform physical job functions during all weather conditions.
• A valid driver’s license and clean driver’s abstract.
• Dependable transportation.

We invite interested applicants to apply online at: www.sifton.com/careers

 


Job summary

Company

Sifton Properties Limited

Job Type

Permanent

Location

Guelph, Ontario

Start Date

Sep 21, 2017


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