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Landscape Gardener

Job Number: 2

Contract   |  Toronto, Ontario   |  Posted on Mar 13, 2018 ← Back

As a landscape gardener, you will work as part of our crew to deliver our core services to our clients (spring clean-ups, detail gardening (weeding, pruning, shrub and perennial care), topdressing, organic lawn care, planting installations and renovations, topdressing, fall bed-downs, seasonal enhancements.)

 

Term: full-time for the 2018 season, April to end of November-early December

Hours: typically 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., Mon.-Fri.

Location: We are located in the Queen St. West area and travel to our clients throughout Toronto

Wage: $16-19 based on experience and skill set

 

Requirements

  • Legally entitled to work in Canada
  • Valid Class "G" driver's license (abstract required)
  • Ability to perform strenuous manual work in various weather conditions
  • Team player with a positive "can-do" attitude
  • Desire to learn, be creative and willing to contribute ideas
  • Strong work ethic (punctual, responsible, reliable)
  • Verbal communication skills and digital/written literacy (reports)

 

Extra Consideration will be given to candidates with:

  • Strong ornamental gardening experience/education
  • Design experience/education
  • Seasonal enhancements experience
  • First Aid, Health and Safety Certificates
  • Desire to pursue a career in horticulture/landscaping

 

Perks & Benefits

We value and reward knowledge, skill, creativity, professionalism and hard work. We encourage personal development aligned with company goals, i.e. professional certification, sustainable gardening and specialties, leadership skills, fitness, etc. Benefits range from:

  • health and safety training
  • technical training and education
  • performance-based bonuses
  • supplemental health and dental plan (based on years of service)

 

Last word goes to our past employees:

  • "There are always opportunities to learn and grow as the company evolves."
  • "Always a positive, supportive environment."
  • "... one of the best work experiences I have ever had. I always felt appreciated, worked hard and laughed a lot, everyday - at work!"

Email resumes to: 
info@flourishgardenservices.ca


All resumes are appreciated but only those applicants selected for a pre-interview will be contacted. References will be checked.


Job summary

Company

Flourish Garden Services

Job Type

Contract

Location

Toronto, Ontario

Start Date

Apr 03, 2018


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